Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 168 188
Rank change year-on-year -24 +20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.22% 0.46% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 3.35% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 4
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £78,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -39.68% +215.00%
10th Percentile £35,500 £31,250 £61,125
90th Percentile £60,178 £61,250 £95,875
South West median annual salary £34,250 £28,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year +22.32% - +7.69%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 615 448 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 16.95% 13.87% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 486 366 565
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi 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 in Bristol.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Bristol

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 4 (50.00%) C
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (37.50%) IEC 61508
2 3 (37.50%) DO-178B
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) 3G
3 2 (25.00%) 4G
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (12.50%) 5G
4 1 (12.50%) Network Management
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) GitHub
4 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 1 (12.50%) HSRP
4 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) 3G
3 2 (25.00%) 4G
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) 5G
4 1 (12.50%) 802.11
4 1 (12.50%) 802.15
4 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) HSRP
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Internet of Things
2 1 (12.50%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (12.50%) Lua
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCNP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCVP
2 1 (12.50%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) DO-178B
1 3 (37.50%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds