The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 116 103 76
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -27
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 1.31% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.78% 7.28% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 36
Average salary £70,000 £39,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.48% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £44,700 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Wireless
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
238 316 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 12.31% 18.00% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 225 205 227
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Wireless
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Bristol

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Bristol

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 20 (83.33%) ITIL
1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 14 (58.33%) Cisco
3 13 (54.17%) Juniper
3 13 (54.17%) Network Design
3 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
3 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
3 13 (54.17%) F5
4 12 (50.00%) Finance
5 8 (33.33%) Windows
6 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
6 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (25.00%) WAN
7 6 (25.00%) VMware
7 6 (25.00%) MPLS
8 5 (20.83%) LAN
8 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
8 5 (20.83%) Avaya
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
8 5 (20.83%) VoIP
8 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (20.83%) WSUS
8 5 (20.83%) SCCM
8 5 (20.83%) SCOM
8 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
8 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
8 5 (20.83%) Lync
9 4 (16.67%) NAS
9 4 (16.67%) MCITP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (20.83%) Lync
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
2 6 (25.00%) MPLS
3 5 (20.83%) LAN
3 5 (20.83%) VoIP
4 4 (16.67%) NAS
4 4 (16.67%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) HSPA
5 2 (8.33%) LTE
5 2 (8.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (8.33%) GPRS
5 2 (8.33%) GSM
5 2 (8.33%) CDMA2000
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.17%) Frame Relay
6 1 (4.17%) DNS
6 1 (4.17%) DWDM
6 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Architect
1 13 (54.17%) Network Architect
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Architect
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Network Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Network Support
3 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) IT Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) VHDL
2 1 (4.17%) Verilog
2 1 (4.17%) VLE
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) ITIL
2 13 (54.17%) Network Design
3 2 (8.33%) Signal Processing
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (4.17%) Document Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Security
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) SIEM
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
1 2 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) MCITP
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) WSUS
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
1 5 (20.83%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) Juniper
2 13 (54.17%) F5
3 6 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Avaya
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) Perforce
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) Apple
Bristol, Avon
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago