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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 120 104 82
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -22
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 15 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.80% 1.35% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.60% 8.81% 9.90%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 27
Average salary £55,750 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.37% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,743
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.87% -
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
268 261 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.27% 15.28% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 223 182 248
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
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 October 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Bristol

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 18 (75.00%) ITIL
3 14 (58.33%) Cisco
4 13 (54.17%) Finance
5 12 (50.00%) Juniper
5 12 (50.00%) Network Design
5 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (50.00%) F5
6 8 (33.33%) Windows
7 7 (29.17%) WAN
7 7 (29.17%) LAN
8 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (25.00%) MPLS
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (25.00%) VMware
8 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
9 5 (20.83%) SAN
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
9 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
9 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.83%) VPN
10 4 (16.67%) VoIP
10 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (16.67%) Avaya
10 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
10 4 (16.67%) Lync
10 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Lync
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) LAN
2 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 6 (25.00%) MPLS
4 5 (20.83%) VPN
4 5 (20.83%) SAN
5 4 (16.67%) VoIP
5 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.67%) NAS
6 2 (8.33%) HSPA
6 2 (8.33%) LTE
6 2 (8.33%) Ethernet
6 2 (8.33%) CDMA2000
6 2 (8.33%) DNS
6 2 (8.33%) GPRS
6 2 (8.33%) GSM
7 1 (4.17%) ISDN
7 1 (4.17%) 3GPP
7 1 (4.17%) WCDMA
7 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Bugzilla
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Architect
1 12 (50.00%) Network Architect
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Network Architect
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Architect
3 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Network Support
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.17%) Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) IT Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) Ajax
1 1 (4.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.17%) VHDL
2 1 (4.17%) Verilog
2 1 (4.17%) IVR
2 1 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) ITIL
2 12 (50.00%) Network Design
3 2 (8.33%) Signal Processing
4 1 (4.17%) SIEM
4 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) ITSM
4 1 (4.17%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Document Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C
1 2 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCITP
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) WSUS
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
1 4 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) Juniper
2 12 (50.00%) F5
3 6 (25.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) Avaya
5 4 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Perforce
6 1 (4.17%) Huawei
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) Genesys
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) Citrix
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Osborne Clarke
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago