The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 27 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
UK / England
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 630 718 721
Rank change year-on-year +88 +3  
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 219 194 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 1.21% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 190 161 169
Median salary £40,000 £43,674 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.41% -2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year -3.70% -1.81%  

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 England with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13096 16054 17964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.16% 17.12% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10681 13453 14493
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

WLAN
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for WLAN in England

WLAN
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in England over the 3 months to 27 May 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in England

WLAN
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
London +36 56 £57,500 +4.54% 9
South East +63 49 £40,000 -20.00% 3
West Midlands +44 36 £32,500 -43.47% 1
East Midlands +36 23 £44,000 +33.33% 1
East of England -5 18 £57,500 +51.31% 2
North West -46 17 £30,000 -23.07% 7
South West -2 10 £25,000 -22.17% 1
Yorkshire +11 7 £29,000 -10.76% 2
North East - 2 £27,500 -
WLAN
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 England region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 298 (77.40%) LAN
2 234 (60.78%) Cisco
3 231 (60.00%) WAN
4 180 (46.75%) Firewall
5 168 (43.64%) Windows
6 161 (41.82%) Cisco Certification
7 137 (35.58%) Wireless
8 134 (34.81%) CCNP
9 114 (29.61%) CCNA
10 112 (29.09%) VPN
11 110 (28.57%) Microsoft
12 107 (27.79%) VoIP
12 107 (27.79%) VMware
13 102 (26.49%) ITIL
14 86 (22.34%) Active Directory
15 78 (20.26%) TCP/IP
16 77 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
17 75 (19.48%) VLAN
18 74 (19.22%) VMware Infrastructure
19 71 (18.44%) DHCP
20 70 (18.18%) HP
20 70 (18.18%) Juniper
21 66 (17.14%) DNS
22 61 (15.84%) MPLS
22 61 (15.84%) Presales
23 60 (15.58%) Data Centre
24 59 (15.32%) Cisco ASA
25 56 (14.55%) Network Security
25 56 (14.55%) SAN
26 55 (14.29%) Finance

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 35 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 14 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (2.86%) IIS
3 11 (2.86%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (1.30%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.04%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.52%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.26%) Moodle
Applications
1 26 (6.75%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.08%) Mozilla Thunderbird
3 7 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.13%) Office 365
2 14 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.86%) G Suite
4 8 (2.08%) IaaS
5 7 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (1.04%) SaaS
7 3 (0.78%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.52%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.52%) OpenDNS
9 1 (0.26%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 298 (77.40%) LAN
2 231 (60.00%) WAN
3 180 (46.75%) Firewall
4 137 (35.58%) Wireless
5 112 (29.09%) VPN
6 107 (27.79%) VoIP
7 78 (20.26%) TCP/IP
8 77 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
9 75 (19.48%) VLAN
10 71 (18.44%) DHCP
11 66 (17.14%) DNS
12 61 (15.84%) MPLS
13 59 (15.32%) Cisco ASA
14 56 (14.55%) Network Security
14 56 (14.55%) SAN
15 54 (14.03%) BGP
16 47 (12.21%) IPsec
17 46 (11.95%) OSPF
18 32 (8.31%) SSL
19 31 (8.05%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.30%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.04%) FileMaker
3 1 (0.26%) MySQL
3 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.60%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.52%) Gerrit
3 2 (0.52%) Subversion
3 2 (0.52%) Trac
3 2 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 55 (14.29%) Finance
2 31 (8.05%) Telecoms
3 27 (7.01%) Retail
4 14 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.38%) Electronics
6 12 (3.12%) Legal
7 8 (2.08%) Back Office
8 6 (1.56%) Automotive
8 6 (1.56%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.56%) Publishing
9 5 (1.30%) Marketing
10 4 (1.04%) Military
11 3 (0.78%) Law
12 2 (0.52%) Banking
12 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 128 (33.25%) Network Engineer
2 41 (10.65%) Senior Network Engineer
2 41 (10.65%) Support Engineer
3 35 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 34 (8.83%) IT Engineer
5 33 (8.57%) Analyst
6 31 (8.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 29 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support
7 29 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 29 (7.53%) IT Support
8 28 (7.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 28 (7.27%) Architect
8 28 (7.27%) Desktop Support
9 27 (7.01%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 27 (7.01%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
9 27 (7.01%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 27 (7.01%) Desktop Engineer
9 27 (7.01%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 26 (6.75%) IT Support Engineer
11 23 (5.97%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (8.57%) 802.1X
2 8 (2.08%) Middleware
3 6 (1.56%) BREW
3 6 (1.56%) Flash
3 6 (1.56%) J2ME
3 6 (1.56%) OpenAL
3 6 (1.56%) OpenCL
3 6 (1.56%) OpenGL
3 6 (1.56%) Qt
3 6 (1.56%) Series 60
3 6 (1.56%) SVG
3 6 (1.56%) UIQ
4 4 (1.04%) .NET
5 2 (0.52%) LAMP
5 2 (0.52%) Web Services
6 1 (0.26%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (15.58%) Data Centre
2 22 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 14 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.64%) Mobile Computing
4 13 (3.38%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 7 (1.82%) Handset
7 6 (1.56%) Device Driver
7 6 (1.56%) iPhone
7 6 (1.56%) MPEG
7 6 (1.56%) Smartphone
7 6 (1.56%) User Experience
8 5 (1.30%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (1.04%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 168 (43.64%) Windows
2 47 (12.21%) Windows Server
3 38 (9.87%) Linux
4 29 (7.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (6.23%) Android
6 23 (5.97%) Windows 7
7 22 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (3.90%) Windows Mobile
10 13 (3.38%) Windows 8
11 12 (3.12%) Apple iOS
12 8 (2.08%) Mac OS X
13 6 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
13 6 (1.56%) Nucleus RTOS
13 6 (1.56%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.30%) Unix
15 4 (1.04%) Mac OS
15 4 (1.04%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.78%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (26.49%) ITIL
2 61 (15.84%) Presales
3 45 (11.69%) Mentoring
4 44 (11.43%) Network Management
5 25 (6.49%) Change Management
5 25 (6.49%) Network Monitoring
5 25 (6.49%) Project Management
6 21 (5.45%) Change Control
6 21 (5.45%) Network Architecture
7 20 (5.19%) PRINCE2
8 19 (4.94%) Coaching
8 19 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (4.42%) Service Design
10 16 (4.16%) Customer Requirements
11 15 (3.90%) GAP Analysis
11 15 (3.90%) Kalman Filter
11 15 (3.90%) Validation
12 14 (3.64%) Business Continuity
12 14 (3.64%) Load Balancing
12 14 (3.64%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.94%) C
2 18 (4.68%) C++
3 17 (4.42%) Python
4 13 (3.38%) PowerShell
5 12 (3.12%) Perl
6 11 (2.86%) SQL
7 8 (2.08%) MATLAB
8 7 (1.82%) C#
9 6 (1.56%) Java
9 6 (1.56%) Tcl
10 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.26%) Jython
10 1 (0.26%) Lisp
10 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 161 (41.82%) Cisco Certification
2 134 (34.81%) CCNP
3 114 (29.61%) CCNA
4 36 (9.35%) Degree
5 34 (8.83%) SC Cleared
5 34 (8.83%) Security Cleared
6 26 (6.75%) CCIE
7 23 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (4.16%) MCSE
9 15 (3.90%) MCP
10 14 (3.64%) CCDP
10 14 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (3.12%) DBS Check
11 12 (3.12%) HP ASE
11 12 (3.12%) HP MASE
12 10 (2.60%) JNCIS
13 9 (2.34%) JNCIP
14 7 (1.82%) CISSP
14 7 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
15 6 (1.56%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.68%) SLA
2 13 (3.38%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.30%) QA
4 4 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 86 (22.34%) Active Directory
2 74 (19.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 20 (5.19%) Firmware
5 13 (3.38%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (3.38%) vSphere
6 6 (1.56%) Terminal Server
7 4 (1.04%) DFS Replication
7 4 (1.04%) FreeRADIUS
7 4 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (1.04%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (1.04%) VMware Server
7 4 (1.04%) XenApp
8 3 (0.78%) NFS
8 3 (0.78%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.52%) iptables
9 2 (0.52%) NDS
9 2 (0.52%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (4.16%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (2.60%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (1.82%) AirWatch
3 7 (1.82%) Nagios
4 6 (1.56%) SCCM
5 5 (1.30%) FortiGate
6 4 (1.04%) Puppet
6 4 (1.04%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.78%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.78%) SCOM
7 3 (0.78%) TrustSec
7 3 (0.78%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.52%) Icinga
9 1 (0.26%) Ansible
9 1 (0.26%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.26%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.26%) Cisco LMS
9 1 (0.26%) QRadar
9 1 (0.26%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 234 (60.78%) Cisco
2 110 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 107 (27.79%) VMware
4 70 (18.18%) HP
4 70 (18.18%) Juniper
5 50 (12.99%) CheckPoint
6 41 (10.65%) Aruba
7 39 (10.13%) F5
8 36 (9.35%) Fortinet
9 34 (8.83%) SolarWinds
10 30 (7.79%) Mitel
10 30 (7.79%) Palo Alto
11 28 (7.27%) Riverbed
12 27 (7.01%) ProCurve
13 22 (5.71%) Brocade
14 20 (5.19%) Meraki
15 19 (4.94%) Citrix
16 18 (4.68%) Avaya
17 13 (3.38%) Salesforce.com
18 12 (3.12%) Google
London
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Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
La Fosse Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 15% OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
N.a.t.a Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £55000 per annum
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Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £350 - £375 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + car+bonus+benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + car+bonus+benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Oldham
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Yeovil
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