The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 112 137
Rank change year-on-year -18 +25  
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.22% 0.25% 0.051%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.53% 1.36% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £23,622 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.51%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WLAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 261 295 361
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 14.37% 18.69% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 213 239 319
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% -16.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing WLAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Bristol

WLAN
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) OSPF
1 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Network Management
2 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (62.50%) F5
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (50.00%) TACACS
4 4 (50.00%) IPsec
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) Riverbed
4 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (50.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (50.00%) SMTP
4 4 (50.00%) FTP
4 4 (50.00%) HTTP
4 4 (50.00%) SNMP

WLAN
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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) OSPF
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 6 (75.00%) BGP
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) VPN
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Wireless
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (50.00%) BIG-IP
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 4 (50.00%) SNMP
4 4 (50.00%) SSL
4 4 (50.00%) TACACS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Network Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Bluetooth Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Brocade Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Network Management
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Adaptive Security
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Lisp
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Python
1 1 (12.50%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 4 (50.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) CCENT
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) NFS
2 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
3 5 (62.50%) F5
4 4 (50.00%) Aruba
4 4 (50.00%) Riverbed
4 4 (50.00%) SolarWinds
5 2 (25.00%) Brocade
5 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (25.00%) McAfee
5 2 (25.00%) WatchGuard
6 1 (12.50%) Infoblox