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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England / East Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 173 186
Rank change year-on-year +37 +13  
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 20 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.76% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.10% 1.63% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 1
Median salary £44,000 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.38% -27.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 392 492 489
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 14.88% 15.20% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 319 416 400
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -14.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Derbyshire +14 6 £35,000 +32.07%
Leicestershire +13 4 £58,500 +77.27%
Northamptonshire +5 3 £44,000 +20.54% 1
Nottinghamshire 0 2 £22,500 -30.76%
WLAN
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 33 (100.00%) LAN
2 31 (93.94%) WAN
3 28 (84.85%) Cisco
3 28 (84.85%) Firewall
4 23 (69.70%) ITIL
5 21 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (57.58%) Wireless
7 17 (51.52%) MPLS
7 17 (51.52%) CCNP
7 17 (51.52%) CCNA
8 16 (48.48%) Unified Communications
9 15 (45.45%) VoIP
10 12 (36.36%) VLAN
10 12 (36.36%) PBX
11 11 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
12 10 (30.30%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (30.30%) Service Design
12 10 (30.30%) DHCP
12 10 (30.30%) DNS
13 9 (27.27%) HP
13 9 (27.27%) Juniper
13 9 (27.27%) VMware
13 9 (27.27%) Change Management
13 9 (27.27%) ProCurve
13 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
14 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
15 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
15 7 (21.21%) Open Source
15 7 (21.21%) Time Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) LAN
2 31 (93.94%) WAN
3 28 (84.85%) Firewall
4 19 (57.58%) Wireless
5 17 (51.52%) MPLS
6 16 (48.48%) Unified Communications
7 15 (45.45%) VoIP
8 12 (36.36%) PBX
8 12 (36.36%) VLAN
9 11 (33.33%) Cisco Wireless
10 10 (30.30%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (30.30%) DHCP
10 10 (30.30%) DNS
11 9 (27.27%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (21.21%) DSL
13 4 (12.12%) Internet
13 4 (12.12%) Skype
14 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
15 1 (3.03%) Network Security
15 1 (3.03%) SAN
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 14 (42.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Cisco Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Cisco Network Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Network Architect
5 5 (15.15%) WLAN Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Designer
6 4 (12.12%) Network Designer
6 4 (12.12%) Network Support
6 4 (12.12%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Support
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) AS400
3 1 (3.03%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) ITIL
2 10 (30.30%) Service Design
3 9 (27.27%) Change Management
4 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
4 7 (21.21%) Open Source
4 7 (21.21%) Time Management
5 5 (15.15%) Network Management
6 3 (9.09%) People Management
6 3 (9.09%) Presales
7 2 (6.06%) Network Design
8 1 (3.03%) Adaptive Security
8 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (3.03%) Data Privacy
8 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Service Management
8 1 (3.03%) Telematics
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (51.52%) CCNA
2 17 (51.52%) CCNP
3 7 (21.21%) JNCIP
3 7 (21.21%) JNCIS
4 4 (12.12%) JNCIA
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.03%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 28 (84.85%) Cisco
2 9 (27.27%) HP
2 9 (27.27%) Juniper
2 9 (27.27%) ProCurve
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Fortinet
4 2 (6.06%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.03%) Avaya
5 1 (3.03%) Brocade
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.03%) Nortel
5 1 (3.03%) Siemens
5 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.03%) Veeam
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