Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +99
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.15% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.77% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 - -
North East median annual salary £35,000 - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 208 149 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 19.90% 13.26% 9.05%
Number of salaries quoted 184 123 70
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.48% +10.74%
10th Percentile £22,275 £21,250 £20,425
90th Percentile £51,250 £59,750 £53,237
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +1.52%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Tyne and Wear

WLAN
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Tyne and Wear

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in Tyne and Wear

WLAN
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 11 £35,000 -
Sunderland - 1 £37,500 -
WLAN
North East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) XenApp
2 11 (91.67%) Office 365
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (83.33%) ITIL
3 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (83.33%) Cisco
4 9 (75.00%) DNS
4 9 (75.00%) WAP
4 9 (75.00%) SMTP
4 9 (75.00%) DHCP
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (75.00%) DFS Replication
4 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (75.00%) WSUS
4 9 (75.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (58.33%) Patch Management

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) Office 365
2 9 (75.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) LAN
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 9 (75.00%) DHCP
3 9 (75.00%) DNS
3 9 (75.00%) SMTP
4 7 (58.33%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 7 (58.33%) VLAN
5 4 (33.33%) DMZ
5 4 (33.33%) NAS
5 4 (33.33%) SAN
5 4 (33.33%) VoIP
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) Network Security
6 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) WAP
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Clustering
2 4 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (91.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (33.33%) CentOS
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) Patch Management
3 6 (50.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (33.33%) Change Control
4 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 4 (33.33%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) OpenUP
6 2 (16.67%) Presales
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (8.33%) Network Management
7 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
1 11 (91.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (91.67%) XenApp
2 9 (75.00%) DFS Replication
2 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) WSUS
2 7 (58.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (16.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) arcserve
3 7 (58.33%) CA
3 7 (58.33%) Sophos
3 7 (58.33%) Symantec
3 7 (58.33%) Veeam
3 7 (58.33%) Veritas
4 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint