Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 266 296
Rank change year-on-year +46 +30 -9
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 29 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 0.74% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 8
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,750 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.92% -18.46% +45.52%
10th Percentile £34,700 £34,750 £35,125
90th Percentile £77,850 £43,549 £55,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -28.57% +56.72%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 970 1,087 1,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.61% 14.84% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 842 902 1,094
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,025 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,125 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year +4.17% -5.88% -4.38%

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in West Yorkshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WLAN in West Yorkshire

WLAN
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for WLAN in West Yorkshire

WLAN
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Leeds +47 26 £42,500 +30.77% 4
Bradford +9 3 £42,500 -1.73%
WLAN
Yorkshire

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

1 29 (100.00%) LAN
1 29 (100.00%) WAN
2 24 (82.76%) Firewall
3 17 (58.62%) Cisco
4 15 (51.72%) MPLS
5 13 (44.83%) VoIP
5 13 (44.83%) Network Security
5 13 (44.83%) Network Architecture
6 10 (34.48%) Load Balancing
6 10 (34.48%) Wireless
7 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (24.14%) SaaS
8 7 (24.14%) PaaS
8 7 (24.14%) IaaS
8 7 (24.14%) Network Monitoring
8 7 (24.14%) Network Optimisation
8 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
8 7 (24.14%) Finance
9 6 (20.69%) Migration
9 6 (20.69%) Retail
9 6 (20.69%) Network Design
9 6 (20.69%) Brocade
9 6 (20.69%) VLAN
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (20.69%) CCNP
9 6 (20.69%) CCNA
9 6 (20.69%) OSPF
9 6 (20.69%) DHCP
9 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
9 6 (20.69%) VPN

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) IaaS
1 7 (24.14%) PaaS
1 7 (24.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) LAN
1 29 (100.00%) WAN
2 24 (82.76%) Firewall
3 15 (51.72%) MPLS
4 13 (44.83%) Network Security
4 13 (44.83%) VoIP
5 10 (34.48%) Wireless
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (20.69%) DHCP
6 6 (20.69%) DNS
6 6 (20.69%) OSPF
6 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
6 6 (20.69%) VLAN
6 6 (20.69%) VPN
7 5 (17.24%) BGP
7 5 (17.24%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (17.24%) IPsec
7 5 (17.24%) RFID
7 5 (17.24%) SSL
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Retail
3 5 (17.24%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Architect
1 9 (31.03%) Network Architect
1 9 (31.03%) Network Engineer
1 9 (31.03%) Senior Architect
1 9 (31.03%) Senior Network Architect
2 5 (17.24%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Network Operations Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Network Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Operations Specialist
2 5 (17.24%) Senior Network Specialist
3 4 (13.79%) Network Design Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Software Integration Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (17.24%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Android
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Network Architecture
2 10 (34.48%) Load Balancing
3 7 (24.14%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (24.14%) Network Optimisation
4 6 (20.69%) Migration
4 6 (20.69%) Network Design
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) ITSM
5 5 (17.24%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (17.24%) Service Management
5 5 (17.24%) SOA
6 4 (13.79%) Integration Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Network Management
6 4 (13.79%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Task Automation
7 3 (10.34%) Presales
7 3 (10.34%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) C
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.69%) CCNA
2 6 (20.69%) CCNP
3 3 (10.34%) CCIE
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) Brocade
3 5 (17.24%) Juniper
4 2 (6.90%) Ivanti
4 2 (6.90%) SOTI
5 1 (3.45%) Avaya
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) Genesys
5 1 (3.45%) Verint