The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank - 124 131
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.25% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.45% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £23,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.25%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
Wi-Fi
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
337 346 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.82% 17.25% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 298 209 211
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -6.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Bristol region.

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Bristol

Wi-Fi
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wi-Fi.

1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) ISDN
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ISDN
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Meraki
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Apple