The first table below looks at the demand for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 120 - 115
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.25% - 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% - 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £23,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
351 251 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 17.36% 13.86% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 210 197 257
Average salary £38,800 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.36% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
South West

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WLAN
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

WLAN Salary Trend in Bristol

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) UMTS
2 6 (54.55%) GPRS
2 6 (54.55%) GSM
2 6 (54.55%) LTE
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Broadband
4 4 (36.36%) WAN
4 4 (36.36%) 4G
4 4 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) SSH
5 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
6 2 (18.18%) 3G
6 2 (18.18%) CCNA
6 2 (18.18%) TELNET
6 2 (18.18%) X.509
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) SSL

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing WLAN 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 WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) LAN
2 6 (54.55%) UMTS
2 6 (54.55%) GPRS
2 6 (54.55%) GSM
2 6 (54.55%) LTE
3 4 (36.36%) Broadband
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) 4G
3 4 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (27.27%) SSH
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) 3G
5 2 (18.18%) TELNET
5 2 (18.18%) X.509
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) SSL
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) Packet Switching
General
1 1 (9.09%) Electronics
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Support Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Support Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Network Support
3 4 (36.36%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) RAN Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Support Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Design Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (9.09%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Opsware
4 1 (9.09%) Nortel
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
Bristol, Avon
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Bonus + Share scheme + Medical/Pension/Life insurance + Flexi hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Good
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £44k + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago