The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank - 43 56
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 1.52% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 6.90% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 6
Average salary - £37,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.23%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Wireless
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
133 87 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.76% 22.03% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 111 73 55
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Wireless
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Cardiff

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 11 (100.00%) WAN
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) VPN
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (63.64%) CCNP
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
4 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
4 6 (54.55%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) HP
5 4 (36.36%) VoIP
5 4 (36.36%) WLAN
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) SAN
5 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
5 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
6 3 (27.27%) Welsh Language
6 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
6 3 (27.27%) Mitel
6 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
6 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
6 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) vSphere

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) VPN
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) VoIP
4 4 (36.36%) WLAN
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) MPLS
5 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) BGP
6 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
General
1 3 (27.27%) Welsh Language
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 4 (36.36%) Network Administrator
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architect
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Network Management
3 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
3 3 (27.27%) Line Management
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) CCNP
1 7 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) CCDA
4 1 (9.09%) CCDP
4 1 (9.09%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) ProxySG
1 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
1 3 (27.27%) vSphere
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Mitel
4 3 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 3 (27.27%) SolarWinds
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
5 1 (9.09%) F5