Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 79 114
Rank change year-on-year -8 +35 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.85% 0.76% 0.070%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 5.07% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 1
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,750 £60,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.42% +81.82% -
10th Percentile £33,375 £56,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £60,250 £34,000
East Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £41,250 £31,500
% change year-on-year +11.52% +30.95% -30.00%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 176 138 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 18.68% 15.00% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 153 119 165
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% +23.32%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £58,750 £46,500
East Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% -6.25%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Leicestershire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Leicestershire

WLAN
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Leicester -18 3 £37,500 -37.50%
WLAN
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (37.50%) GDPR
5 3 (37.50%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) Change Control
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) ITIL
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) VoIP
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
5 1 (12.50%) MPLS
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
5 1 (12.50%) SNMP
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VoIP Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Control
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 3 (37.50%) Proactive Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) GDPR
1 3 (37.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Google