WLAN Jobs in England

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
UK > England

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 6 months to 24 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 608 729 858
Rank change year-on-year +121 +129 -152
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 226 184 322
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 1.32% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 185 146 249
10th Percentile £31,300 £32,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +14.12% - +11.84%
75th Percentile £54,225 £50,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £66,200 £58,750 £80,125
UK median annual salary £48,500 £43,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +11.49% -5.95% +21.71%

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England

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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 12,064 13,913 18,384
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 13.76% 15.95% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8,529 7,093 10,395
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £28,250
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,375 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in England

WLAN
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing WLAN in England.

Salary trend for WLAN in England

WLAN
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing WLAN in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

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 6 months to 24 May 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England +82 71 £44,250 -11.50% 4
Midlands +34 68 £48,500 +34.52% 3
West Midlands +67 61 £48,500 +65.81% 3
Yorkshire +109 38 £37,250 -25.50% 4
North West +27 34 £60,000 +14.29%
South West -4 27 £49,750 +12.94% 1
London +62 23 £58,850 +17.70% 15
East of England +25 23 £32,000 -36.00% 1
South East -12 21 £48,750 +21.88% 10
East Midlands -15 7 £47,500 +28.00%
North East -16 6 £35,000 +6.06%
WLAN
UK

WLAN
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 18 (7.96%) Microsoft Exchange
2 12 (5.31%) IIS
3 10 (4.42%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (7.52%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.33%) AutoCAD
2 3 (1.33%) Revit
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 96 (42.48%) Azure
2 81 (35.84%) Microsoft 365
3 34 (15.04%) Entra ID
4 23 (10.18%) AWS
5 13 (5.75%) SaaS
6 10 (4.42%) GCP
7 9 (3.98%) Azure DevOps
8 8 (3.54%) IaaS
8 8 (3.54%) PaaS
9 7 (3.10%) OpenShift
10 6 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (2.21%) Azure Stack
11 5 (2.21%) Nutanix
12 4 (1.77%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 4 (1.77%) OneDrive
13 3 (1.33%) Google Workspace
14 2 (0.88%) Cloudflare
14 2 (0.88%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.88%) Power Platform
14 2 (0.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 216 (95.58%) LAN
2 158 (69.91%) WAN
3 71 (31.42%) Firewall
4 69 (30.53%) SD-WAN
5 59 (26.11%) MPLS
6 52 (23.01%) Wireless
7 49 (21.68%) VPN
8 43 (19.03%) BGP
9 38 (16.81%) Network Security
9 38 (16.81%) OSPF
10 37 (16.37%) TCP/IP
11 35 (15.49%) DNS
12 29 (12.83%) DHCP
13 28 (12.39%) SAN
14 26 (11.50%) VLAN
15 25 (11.06%) Wi-Fi
16 16 (7.08%) VoIP
17 11 (4.87%) Software-Defined Networking
18 8 (3.54%) Cisco Nexus
18 8 (3.54%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.87%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.10%) MySQL
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.88%) Power BI
General
1 52 (23.01%) Social Skills
2 18 (7.96%) Retail
3 14 (6.19%) Finance
4 10 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.65%) Organisational Skills
6 5 (2.21%) Documentation Skills
7 4 (1.77%) Agriculture
7 4 (1.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (1.33%) Automotive
8 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.88%) Advertising
9 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.88%) Marketing
10 1 (0.44%) Law
10 1 (0.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (30.53%) Analyst
2 51 (22.57%) Operations Analyst
3 49 (21.68%) Network Analyst
4 47 (20.80%) Network Operations Analyst
5 44 (19.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 44 (19.47%) Network Engineer
6 39 (17.26%) Senior
7 20 (8.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 17 (7.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (7.08%) IT Analyst
9 16 (7.08%) IT Engineer
10 15 (6.64%) 2nd Line Support
10 15 (6.64%) 3rd Line Support
10 15 (6.64%) Support Analyst
11 14 (6.19%) IT Support
12 13 (5.75%) Senior Network Engineer
12 13 (5.75%) Support Engineer
13 11 (4.87%) IT Support Analyst
13 11 (4.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 10 (4.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.77%) Web Services
2 2 (0.88%) EDI
3 1 (0.44%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.39%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.31%) Public Cloud
2 12 (5.31%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (3.10%) CCTV
3 7 (3.10%) EMC VNX
3 7 (3.10%) FMCG
3 7 (3.10%) PMI
3 7 (3.10%) Private Cloud
3 7 (3.10%) Product Ownership
4 5 (2.21%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (1.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.77%) Replication
6 3 (1.33%) Acoustics
6 3 (1.33%) EPoS
6 3 (1.33%) IPTV
6 3 (1.33%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.88%) PKI
8 1 (0.44%) Cyber Threat
Operating Systems
1 57 (25.22%) Windows
2 37 (16.37%) Windows Server
3 19 (8.41%) Windows 10
4 15 (6.64%) Android
4 15 (6.64%) Linux
5 13 (5.75%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.98%) Windows Server 2019
7 8 (3.54%) Windows Server 2016
8 7 (3.10%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.77%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.77%) VMS
10 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.88%) CentOS
11 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.88%) Rocky
11 2 (0.88%) Unix
11 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (26.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 37 (16.37%) ITIL
3 33 (14.60%) Customer Service
4 31 (13.72%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (12.83%) Service Management
6 22 (9.73%) Presales
7 21 (9.29%) Project Delivery
8 18 (7.96%) Network Architecture
9 17 (7.52%) Cloud Security
10 16 (7.08%) Coaching
10 16 (7.08%) Service Delivery
11 15 (6.64%) ITSM
12 13 (5.75%) Change Management
12 13 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (5.31%) Computer Science
13 12 (5.31%) High Availability
13 12 (5.31%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (4.87%) Mentoring
14 11 (4.87%) Network Virtualisation
14 11 (4.87%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (11.50%) SQL
2 9 (3.98%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.10%) Python
4 5 (2.21%) Bash
Qualifications
1 59 (26.11%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (21.68%) CCNP
3 43 (19.03%) CCNA
4 35 (15.49%) CCIE
5 33 (14.60%) CCDP
6 23 (10.18%) Degree
7 12 (5.31%) Computer Science Degree
7 12 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (3.54%) Security Cleared
9 7 (3.10%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 7 (3.10%) MCSA
9 7 (3.10%) MCSE
9 7 (3.10%) PMI Certification
9 7 (3.10%) SC Cleared
9 7 (3.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.21%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.77%) Azure Certification
11 4 (1.77%) MCP
12 2 (0.88%) CCIE Data Center
12 2 (0.88%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.73%) SLA
2 6 (2.65%) NCSC
3 2 (0.88%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.88%) GDPR
3 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 78 (34.51%) Active Directory
2 63 (27.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (12.83%) Hyper-V
4 17 (7.52%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (6.64%) vSphere
6 7 (3.10%) Docker
6 7 (3.10%) Firmware
7 4 (1.77%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.88%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 45 (19.91%) Microsoft Intune
2 24 (10.62%) SCCM
3 13 (5.75%) WSUS
4 12 (5.31%) Nagios
5 10 (4.42%) vCenter Server
6 7 (3.10%) Ansible
6 7 (3.10%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (3.10%) FortiGate
6 7 (3.10%) Kubernetes
7 6 (2.65%) SmoothWall
8 5 (2.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 5 (2.21%) OfficeScan
9 4 (1.77%) Terraform
10 2 (0.88%) Nessus
10 2 (0.88%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.44%) VxRail
Vendors
1 100 (44.25%) Microsoft
2 88 (38.94%) VMware
3 70 (30.97%) Cisco
4 27 (11.95%) SolarWinds
5 25 (11.06%) Veeam
6 24 (10.62%) Aruba
6 24 (10.62%) Palo Alto
7 20 (8.85%) Citrix
8 17 (7.52%) Fortinet
9 15 (6.64%) Meraki
10 14 (6.19%) CheckPoint
10 14 (6.19%) Juniper
10 14 (6.19%) Sophos
11 11 (4.87%) HP
12 8 (3.54%) Ekahau
13 7 (3.10%) EMC
13 7 (3.10%) Extreme Networks
14 6 (2.65%) Google
14 6 (2.65%) LogicMonitor
15 5 (2.21%) Centreon