Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 6 months to 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 227 274
Rank change year-on-year +1 +47 +3
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 28 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.47% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.73% 2.06% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 28 12 26
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +11.11% -25.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £42,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £80,000 £60,000 £76,875
South East median annual salary £37,000 £45,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -17.78% -7.22% +7.78%

WLAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,027 1,264 2,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 17.06% 19.82% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 754 931 1,501
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.12%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Berkshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN in Berkshire.

Salary trend for WLAN in Berkshire

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WLAN in Berkshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 15 £50,000 -
Bracknell -14 6 £80,000 -
Reading -4 5 £55,000 +18.92% 1
Wokingham - 2 £32,750 -
WLAN
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 26 (92.86%) LAN
2 22 (78.57%) Wireless
3 13 (46.43%) VPN
4 12 (42.86%) Cisco
4 12 (42.86%) Network Security
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (35.71%) WAN
7 9 (32.14%) Windows
7 9 (32.14%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
7 9 (32.14%) Presales
8 8 (28.57%) ITIL
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
8 8 (28.57%) MS Visio
8 8 (28.57%) DNS
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 8 (28.57%) CCNP
9 7 (25.00%) Citrix
9 7 (25.00%) Bluetooth
9 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 7 (25.00%) MPLS
9 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (25.00%) VLAN
9 7 (25.00%) Asset Management
9 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
9 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
9 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
10 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (21.43%) Firewall

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (28.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) LAN
2 22 (78.57%) Wireless
3 13 (46.43%) VPN
4 12 (42.86%) Network Security
5 10 (35.71%) WAN
6 9 (32.14%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (28.57%) DNS
8 7 (25.00%) Bluetooth
8 7 (25.00%) MPLS
8 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (25.00%) VLAN
9 6 (21.43%) BGP
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (21.43%) Firewall
9 6 (21.43%) OSPF
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco Firepower
10 5 (17.86%) DHCP
11 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
11 4 (14.29%) Skype
11 4 (14.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) LAN Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) IT Support
2 7 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 7 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 7 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Security Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Security Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Wireless Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) WLAN Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Network Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Network Design Architect
5 3 (10.71%) Network Security Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Mitel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) OAuth
1 1 (3.57%) OpenID
1 1 (3.57%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (14.29%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 3 (10.71%) iPhone
4 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.14%) IVR
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 3 (10.71%) Android
3 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Phone
4 2 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Presales
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 7 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (17.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 4 (14.29%) Logistics
5 4 (14.29%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 4 (14.29%) Network Design
5 4 (14.29%) SIEM
5 4 (14.29%) Software Optimisation
6 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) ITSM
6 3 (10.71%) Line Management
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) Server Patching
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
6 3 (10.71%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (28.57%) CCNP
3 5 (17.86%) CCSE
4 4 (14.29%) CCDP
4 4 (14.29%) CISSP
4 4 (14.29%) IISP
4 4 (14.29%) ISSAP
4 4 (14.29%) JNCIP
5 3 (10.71%) CCNA
5 3 (10.71%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
6 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) QRadar
2 1 (3.57%) Cacti
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
2 1 (3.57%) Graphite
2 1 (3.57%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) Nessus
2 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) CheckPoint
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Citrix
5 5 (17.86%) Fortinet
6 4 (14.29%) HP
6 4 (14.29%) IBM
6 4 (14.29%) LogRhythm
6 4 (14.29%) Palo Alto
6 4 (14.29%) Splunk
6 4 (14.29%) Tufin
7 3 (10.71%) Aruba
7 3 (10.71%) Dell
7 3 (10.71%) Remedy
7 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
8 2 (7.14%) AirMagnet
8 2 (7.14%) Brocade
8 2 (7.14%) F5
8 2 (7.14%) Mitel
8 2 (7.14%) VMware