Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 286 305 349
Rank change year-on-year +19 +44 -17
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 33 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.34% 0.21% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.08% 1.30% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 8
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -37.50% +79.10%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £43,875
90th Percentile £64,500 £43,000 £66,125
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1590 1771 2195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.20% 16.06% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1332 1473 1796
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Yorkshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Yorkshire

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in Yorkshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Yorkshire +32 28 £42,000 - 2
North Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire +16 2 £46,250 +32.14%
WLAN
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 33 (100.00%) LAN
2 29 (87.88%) WAN
3 25 (75.76%) Firewall
4 23 (69.70%) Cisco
5 20 (60.61%) MPLS
6 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (45.45%) CCNP
7 15 (45.45%) VPN
7 15 (45.45%) Wireless
8 14 (42.42%) OSPF
8 14 (42.42%) BGP
8 14 (42.42%) VLAN
8 14 (42.42%) Network Security
9 13 (39.39%) IPsec
10 12 (36.36%) CCNA
11 11 (33.33%) VoIP
12 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
12 10 (30.30%) DNS
12 10 (30.30%) DHCP
12 10 (30.30%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (30.30%) Network Architecture
12 10 (30.30%) Brocade
13 9 (27.27%) SSL
13 9 (27.27%) Linux
13 9 (27.27%) Juniper
14 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
14 6 (18.18%) Retail
14 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
14 6 (18.18%) EIGRP
15 5 (15.15%) Network Design

WLAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (6.06%) IaaS
1 2 (6.06%) PaaS
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) LAN
2 29 (87.88%) WAN
3 25 (75.76%) Firewall
4 20 (60.61%) MPLS
5 15 (45.45%) VPN
5 15 (45.45%) Wireless
6 14 (42.42%) BGP
6 14 (42.42%) Network Security
6 14 (42.42%) OSPF
6 14 (42.42%) VLAN
7 13 (39.39%) IPsec
8 11 (33.33%) VoIP
9 10 (30.30%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (30.30%) DHCP
9 10 (30.30%) DNS
9 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
10 9 (27.27%) SSL
11 6 (18.18%) EIGRP
12 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (15.15%) Cisco Wireless
General
1 6 (18.18%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Network Operations Specialist
1 7 (21.21%) Network Specialist
2 5 (15.15%) Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Network Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Operations Specialist
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Specialist
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Network Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Network Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.15%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Android
3 4 (12.12%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.06%) Unix
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Network Architecture
2 6 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 5 (15.15%) Network Design
4 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL
4 4 (12.12%) Migration
4 4 (12.12%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Task Automation
5 3 (9.09%) Network Management
5 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (9.09%) Validation
6 2 (6.06%) Information Security
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.06%) Network Optimisation
6 2 (6.06%) Presales
6 2 (6.06%) SDLC
7 1 (3.03%) Information Security Management
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (45.45%) CCNP
3 12 (36.36%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) CCIE
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) CCDA
5 1 (3.03%) CCDP
5 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) Brocade
3 9 (27.27%) Juniper
4 2 (6.06%) SOTI
5 1 (3.03%) Avaya
5 1 (3.03%) Dell
5 1 (3.03%) Genesys
5 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.03%) Verint