Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 199 160 202
Rank change year-on-year -39 +42 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 6 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.16% 0.66% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% 4.50% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 2
Bristol median annual salary £30,000 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% +17.33% -
10th Percentile £26,080 £21,500 £26,800
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,730 £49,800
South West median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £33,549
% change year-on-year - -10.58% -13.42%

WLAN 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 577 467 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.06% 14.71% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 457 387 630
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +6.58%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £25,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing WLAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 6 (100.00%) LAN
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) 3G
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL
3 3 (50.00%) SSH
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
4 2 (33.33%) Network Management
4 2 (33.33%) 802.11
4 2 (33.33%) 802.15
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
5 1 (16.67%) MIMO
5 1 (16.67%) LTE
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) CWNA
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF

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 6 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) 3G
2 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) ADSL
3 3 (50.00%) SSH
4 2 (33.33%) 802.11
4 2 (33.33%) 802.15
4 2 (33.33%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) 4G
5 1 (16.67%) 5G
5 1 (16.67%) BGP
5 1 (16.67%) LTE
5 1 (16.67%) MIMO
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) OSPF
5 1 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Support
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (16.67%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CWNA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds