Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 195 209
Rank change year-on-year +47 +14 -22
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 14 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.56% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.07% 0.74% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £55,625 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.10% +30.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,500 £44,063 £41,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £68,688 £46,375
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £53,100
% change year-on-year +16.67% -15.25% +6.20%

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 Reading with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 676 1081 1379
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 27.26% 28.90% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 481 845 788
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £23,750 £30,400 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -3.06% +5.38% +9.41%

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

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Reading over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 9 (64.29%) LAN
1 9 (64.29%) Presales
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) Retail
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (35.71%) Android
4 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
4 5 (35.71%) Change Control
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Mobile Computing
4 5 (35.71%) RFID
4 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) C++
4 5 (35.71%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (21.43%) Mitel
6 3 (21.43%) Avaya
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) PBX
6 3 (21.43%) CCNP
6 3 (21.43%) CCNA
7 2 (14.29%) Aruba

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) RFID
5 4 (28.57%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) PBX
6 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (14.29%) DHCP
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) VPN
8 1 (7.14%) Junos
8 1 (7.14%) MPLS
8 1 (7.14%) Network Security
8 1 (7.14%) SMS
8 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
1 5 (35.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Presales Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Presales Solution Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Android
2 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Presales
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Change Control
2 5 (35.71%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Compliance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
1 5 (35.71%) C++
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) Avaya
3 3 (21.43%) Mitel
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Aruba
4 2 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds