The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 76 69
Rank change year-on-year +20 -7  
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 6 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.15% 0.43% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 3.66% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Median salary £33,750 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.07% -  
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 60 82 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 11.47% 11.65% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 73 104
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +4.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,997 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Staffordshire

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

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

Salary histogram for WLAN in Staffordshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Staffordshire 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £29,500 - 1
Cannock - 2 £35,000 -
Stafford - 1 £32,500 -
WLAN
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) VLAN
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (58.33%) DNS
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (58.33%) DHCP
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Office 365
4 6 (50.00%) MPLS
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (41.67%) LAN
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) SNMP
6 4 (33.33%) LDAP
6 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) Wireless
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) WAN
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco
8 2 (16.67%) CCNP
8 2 (16.67%) CCNA
8 2 (16.67%) Internet

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
3 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) DHCP
1 7 (58.33%) DNS
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
1 7 (58.33%) VLAN
2 6 (50.00%) MPLS
2 6 (50.00%) SAN
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) LDAP
4 4 (33.33%) SNMP
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) Wireless
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) Kerberos
6 2 (16.67%) NAS
7 1 (8.33%) BGP
7 1 (8.33%) Multicast
7 1 (8.33%) OSPF
7 1 (8.33%) VoIP
7 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) AS400
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Information Security
2 2 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) DMAIC
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
3 1 (8.33%) Process Management
3 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) CCSA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Aruba
4 1 (8.33%) HP
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Staffordshire University
Salary: £39,324 - £46,924 plus benefits
Posted: 22 days ago