The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 183 171
Rank change year-on-year -13 -12  
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 11 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.26% 0.20% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.74% 1.33% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 15
Median salary £44,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £39,000 £58,000
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 Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 631 525 503
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.07% 14.96% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 536 461 425
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +7.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

WLAN
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Manchester

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in Manchester

WLAN
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 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
Salford - 1 £51,250 -
WLAN
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
4 9 (56.25%) WAN
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco
5 8 (50.00%) CCNP
5 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (43.75%) Office 365
7 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 6 (37.50%) VMware
7 6 (37.50%) VoIP
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
8 5 (31.25%) HP
8 5 (31.25%) IaaS
8 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
8 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (31.25%) Coaching
8 5 (31.25%) Skype
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
9 4 (25.00%) 802.1X
9 4 (25.00%) Presales
9 4 (25.00%) BroadSoft
9 4 (25.00%) Ruckus Wireless
9 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 4 (25.00%) MikroTik
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (25.00%) Aruba

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
1 5 (31.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 5 (31.25%) IaaS
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 12 (75.00%) VPN
3 11 (68.75%) Firewall
4 9 (56.25%) WAN
5 7 (43.75%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (37.50%) VoIP
7 5 (31.25%) Skype
8 4 (25.00%) 802.11
8 4 (25.00%) IPsec
8 4 (25.00%) Network Security
8 4 (25.00%) SSL
8 4 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (18.75%) BGP
9 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
9 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (18.75%) EIGRP
9 3 (18.75%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
9 3 (18.75%) OpenScape
9 3 (18.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Lync Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Technician
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Technician
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Technician
4 2 (12.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Technician
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
1 3 (18.75%) Driving Licence
1 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Coaching
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (25.00%) Presales
2 4 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) CCNP
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCDP
2 4 (25.00%) HP ASE
2 4 (25.00%) HP MASE
3 2 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) AirMagnet
4 4 (25.00%) Aruba
4 4 (25.00%) BroadSoft
4 4 (25.00%) MikroTik
4 4 (25.00%) Mitel
4 4 (25.00%) NEC
4 4 (25.00%) Ruckus Wireless
4 4 (25.00%) WatchGuard
5 3 (18.75%) F5
5 3 (18.75%) IronPort
5 3 (18.75%) Polycom
5 3 (18.75%) Siemens
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya
6 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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