Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 321 305 319
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14 -4
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 16 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% 0.37% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% 2.03% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 15 40 42
South West median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,525
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.84% -18.65%
10th Percentile £26,220 £21,500 £19,500
90th Percentile £53,250 £54,730 £54,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1813 2015 2256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.52% 18.41% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1491 1652 1975
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in the South West

WLAN
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for WLAN in the South West

WLAN
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in the South West over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in the South West

WLAN
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the South West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Somerset -2 6 £45,000 +50.00%
Bristol -38 6 £30,000 -21.57% 1
Wiltshire 0 4 £30,000 -29.41%
WLAN
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South West region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) SAN
3 9 (56.25%) WAN
4 8 (50.00%) Cisco
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
5 7 (43.75%) Wireless
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) Office 365
7 5 (31.25%) 3PAR
7 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) Barracuda Networks
7 5 (31.25%) Xerox
7 5 (31.25%) HP
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 5 (31.25%) SCCM
8 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (25.00%) Mitel
8 4 (25.00%) CCTV
8 4 (25.00%) Military
8 4 (25.00%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) DECT
8 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (25.00%) VPN

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) LAN
2 9 (56.25%) SAN
2 9 (56.25%) WAN
3 7 (43.75%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (25.00%) 3G
5 4 (25.00%) DECT
5 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) VPN
6 3 (18.75%) ADSL
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) SSH
7 2 (12.50%) 802.11
7 2 (12.50%) 802.15
7 2 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (6.25%) 4G
8 1 (6.25%) 5G
8 1 (6.25%) LTE
8 1 (6.25%) MIMO
8 1 (6.25%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
1 4 (25.00%) Military
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Support Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Support Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Support
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Support Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) IT Supervisor
3 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Support
5 2 (12.50%) Linux Support
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Support
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.25%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) CCTV
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
3 1 (6.25%) OpenUP
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CWNA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) 3PAR
3 5 (31.25%) Barracuda Networks
3 5 (31.25%) HP
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Xerox
4 4 (25.00%) Mitel
5 2 (12.50%) Veeam
6 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds