Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 168 168
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 +19
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 13 8 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.51% 0.26% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.52% 0.85% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 18
Reading median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £41,500 £42,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £59,375 £60,000 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% -22.92% +12.62%

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 515 943 1,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.16% 30.98% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 374 593 906
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £74,750 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +11.11%

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WLAN in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) RFID
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 7 (53.85%) Android
3 7 (53.85%) Mobile Computing
3 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (53.85%) SDLC
3 7 (53.85%) Presales
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) MPLS
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) Fortinet
6 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
7 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
7 2 (15.38%) Retail
7 2 (15.38%) Brocade

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 13 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) RFID
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) MPLS
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
6 2 (15.38%) IPsec
6 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 2 (15.38%) OSPF
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) VPLS
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Brand Awareness
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Field Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Integration Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Software Integration Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Network Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) WLAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) LAN Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Support
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile Computing
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Android
2 5 (38.46%) Apple iOS
2 5 (38.46%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Presales
1 7 (53.85%) SDLC
2 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
2 2 (15.38%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
2 3 (23.08%) Fortinet
2 3 (23.08%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Brocade
3 2 (15.38%) Ivanti
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
3 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
3 2 (15.38%) SOTI
4 1 (7.69%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (7.69%) AirMagnet
4 1 (7.69%) Aruba
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) Foundry
4 1 (7.69%) Infoblox
4 1 (7.69%) Ruckus Wireless