The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South West / Bristol
Rank 113 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.61% 0.058% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.50% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Median salary £50,750 £23,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+115.95% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%

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
222 276 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 13.52% 15.93% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 168 246 228
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 20 (83.33%) WAN
2 19 (79.17%) LAN
3 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 15 (62.50%) Firewall
3 15 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (62.50%) VLAN
3 15 (62.50%) Network Security
4 13 (54.17%) Service Management
4 13 (54.17%) NHS
4 13 (54.17%) Internet
4 13 (54.17%) DHCP
4 13 (54.17%) DNS
5 10 (41.67%) Security Management
5 10 (41.67%) Identity Access Management
6 9 (37.50%) Network Management
7 8 (33.33%) ITIL
8 7 (29.17%) ADSL
8 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
8 7 (29.17%) VPN
8 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
9 6 (25.00%) Service Design
9 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (25.00%) Programme Management
9 6 (25.00%) ITSM
9 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
10 5 (20.83%) Linux
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (83.33%) WAN
2 19 (79.17%) LAN
3 15 (62.50%) Firewall
3 15 (62.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 15 (62.50%) Network Security
3 15 (62.50%) VLAN
4 13 (54.17%) DHCP
4 13 (54.17%) DNS
4 13 (54.17%) Internet
5 7 (29.17%) ADSL
5 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 7 (29.17%) VPN
6 5 (20.83%) 3G
6 5 (20.83%) SSH
7 4 (16.67%) 802.15
7 4 (16.67%) Bluetooth
7 4 (16.67%) LTE
7 4 (16.67%) NFC
7 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 4 (16.67%) Electronics
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Network Security Manager
1 7 (29.17%) Security Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Network Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Identity Management Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) IT Security Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Brocade Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) NHS
2 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
3 6 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Service Management
2 10 (41.67%) Identity Access Management
2 10 (41.67%) Security Management
3 9 (37.50%) Network Management
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 6 (25.00%) ITSM
5 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 6 (25.00%) Service Design
6 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.67%) Test Planning
6 4 (16.67%) Validation
7 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C
1 4 (16.67%) C++
1 4 (16.67%) Perl
1 4 (16.67%) Python
1 4 (16.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) CCENT
2 2 (8.33%) CCNP
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) Firmware
3 2 (8.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Brocade
2 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (8.33%) Intel Security
2 2 (8.33%) Juniper
2 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard