Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 149 170
Rank change year-on-year +7 +21 +5
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 3 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.15% 0.48% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% 2.38% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £59,500 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +23.81% +16.67% -25.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 406 505 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.51% 20.07% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 316 362 579
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,075 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Reading

WLAN
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Reading region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) WLAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) VMware