The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 164 178
Rank change year-on-year +14 +14  
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 14 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.48% 0.031% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.58% 0.19% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 2
Median salary £44,000 £35,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% +47.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £35,000 £26,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,900 £43,000
% change year-on-year -4.53% -2.55%  

WLAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 391 539 616
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.35% 16.93% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 296 419 495
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing WLAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in the East Midlands

WLAN
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for WLAN in the East Midlands

WLAN
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in the East Midlands

WLAN
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 9 £44,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £34,250 -
WLAN
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 30 (100.00%) LAN
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 29 (96.67%) CCNP
2 29 (96.67%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (90.00%) ITIL
4 23 (76.67%) Firewall
4 23 (76.67%) VoIP
5 22 (73.33%) WAN
6 19 (63.33%) CCNA
6 19 (63.33%) Wireless
7 14 (46.67%) DHCP
7 14 (46.67%) DNS
7 14 (46.67%) VLAN
8 12 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 12 (40.00%) PBX
9 11 (36.67%) Service Design
10 10 (33.33%) Unified Communications
10 10 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (33.33%) SolarWinds
11 9 (30.00%) Juniper
12 8 (26.67%) MPLS
12 8 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (23.33%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (23.33%) Change Management
13 7 (23.33%) Project Management
14 6 (20.00%) Siemens
14 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (16.67%) ProCurve
15 5 (16.67%) HP
15 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) LAN
2 23 (76.67%) Firewall
2 23 (76.67%) VoIP
3 22 (73.33%) WAN
4 19 (63.33%) Wireless
5 14 (46.67%) DHCP
5 14 (46.67%) DNS
5 14 (46.67%) VLAN
6 12 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
6 12 (40.00%) PBX
7 10 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (33.33%) Unified Communications
8 8 (26.67%) MPLS
9 7 (23.33%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (13.33%) Skype
12 3 (10.00%) IPsec
12 3 (10.00%) VPN
13 2 (6.67%) IPv4
13 2 (6.67%) ISDN
General
1 1 (3.33%) Legal
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 14 (46.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 11 (36.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) WLAN Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) LAN Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Network Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Operations Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.33%) IVR
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Service Design
3 7 (23.33%) Change Management
3 7 (23.33%) Project Management
4 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.67%) ITSM
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Network Management
6 2 (6.67%) Open Source
6 2 (6.67%) People Management
6 2 (6.67%) Presales
6 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.67%) Time Management
7 1 (3.33%) Business Development
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) Fault Management
7 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 29 (96.67%) CCNP
1 29 (96.67%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (63.33%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) CCIE
3 2 (6.67%) JNCIP
3 2 (6.67%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.33%) CCDA
4 1 (3.33%) CCDP
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (3.33%) CISM
4 1 (3.33%) CISSP
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 9 (30.00%) Juniper
4 6 (20.00%) Siemens
5 5 (16.67%) HP
5 5 (16.67%) ProCurve
6 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (10.00%) VMware
7 2 (6.67%) F5
7 2 (6.67%) Mitel
7 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.33%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (3.33%) Aruba
8 1 (3.33%) BT
8 1 (3.33%) Huawei
8 1 (3.33%) Meraki
8 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.33%) Remedy
8 1 (3.33%) Sourcefire
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