Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 321 367
Rank change year-on-year -2 +46 +10
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 36 39 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.68% 1.73% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 33
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.43% +9.38% -20.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £62,450 £61,875 £63,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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 of England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2142 2258 2979
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 17.96% 16.76% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1738 1882 2247
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,025 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in the East of England

WLAN
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for WLAN in the East of England

WLAN
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in the East of England

WLAN
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 August 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire +4 26 £57,500 +21.05% 3
Bedfordshire +21 4 £62,000 +3.33%
Hertfordshire -7 3 - - 2
Suffolk +7 2 £45,000 +18.42%
Essex +2 1 - - 1
WLAN
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 of England region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 29 (80.56%) Wireless
2 22 (61.11%) C
2 22 (61.11%) Python
3 21 (58.33%) Data Acquisition
3 21 (58.33%) Mentoring
3 21 (58.33%) Coaching
3 21 (58.33%) Algorithms
3 21 (58.33%) Degree
3 21 (58.33%) Mathematics
3 21 (58.33%) Test Scripting
3 21 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 21 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 21 (58.33%) Perl
3 21 (58.33%) Firmware
3 21 (58.33%) Perforce
3 21 (58.33%) Electronics
3 21 (58.33%) MATLAB
4 14 (38.89%) LAN
5 13 (36.11%) WAN
6 11 (30.56%) Cisco
7 10 (27.78%) VoIP
7 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (25.00%) CCNP
9 8 (22.22%) ITIL
10 7 (19.44%) CCNA
11 6 (16.67%) Network Management
11 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (11.11%) Avaya

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (80.56%) Wireless
2 14 (38.89%) LAN
3 13 (36.11%) WAN
4 10 (27.78%) VoIP
5 6 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (11.11%) DHCP
6 4 (11.11%) DMVPN
6 4 (11.11%) Ethernet
6 4 (11.11%) Firewall
6 4 (11.11%) FTP
6 4 (11.11%) H.323
6 4 (11.11%) IPsec
6 4 (11.11%) IPv4
6 4 (11.11%) ISDN
6 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 4 (11.11%) VLAN
6 4 (11.11%) VPN
7 3 (8.33%) DNS
8 2 (5.56%) ADSL
Development Applications
1 21 (58.33%) Git (software)
1 21 (58.33%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (58.33%) Electronics
2 4 (11.11%) Legal
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Embedded Engineer
1 22 (61.11%) RF Engineer
2 21 (58.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 21 (58.33%) Firmware Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Network Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Telephony Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Network Operations Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Mobility Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (2.78%) EPoS
3 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Coaching
1 21 (58.33%) Data Acquisition
1 21 (58.33%) Mathematics
1 21 (58.33%) Mentoring
1 21 (58.33%) Test Scripting
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Network Management
4 4 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.11%) Service Design
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) Data Privacy
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.78%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) C
1 22 (61.11%) Python
2 21 (58.33%) MATLAB
2 21 (58.33%) Perl
3 1 (2.78%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Degree
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (25.00%) CCNP
4 7 (19.44%) CCNA
5 5 (13.89%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (8.33%) CCIE
System Software
1 21 (58.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (11.11%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.56%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Perforce
2 11 (30.56%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) Avaya
3 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 4 (11.11%) F5
3 4 (11.11%) Meraki
3 4 (11.11%) Mitel
3 4 (11.11%) Riverbed
3 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.56%) SOTI
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.78%) Toshiba