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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 53 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 12 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.80% 1.02% 2.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 5.88% 15.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 16
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,500 £55,000
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
156 102 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.39% 17.26% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 124 79 96
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (73.33%) Cisco
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) CCNP
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (33.33%) HSRP
5 5 (33.33%) VLAN
5 5 (33.33%) ProCurve
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) RIP
5 5 (33.33%) CSS
5 5 (33.33%) OSPF
5 5 (33.33%) BGP
5 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
5 5 (33.33%) VRRP
5 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) CCNA
6 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
6 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
7 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (20.00%) Welsh Language
7 3 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (20.00%) Line Management
7 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (33.33%) HSRP
2 5 (33.33%) RIP
2 5 (33.33%) OSPF
2 5 (33.33%) BGP
2 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 5 (33.33%) VRRP
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) VLAN
3 3 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) MPLS
3 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 3 (20.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (26.67%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Line Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) ProxySG
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) ProCurve
3 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 3 (20.00%) Mitel
3 3 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £225 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 6 days ago