The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 71 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 5 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.70% 1.33% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.03% 7.24% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 12
Median salary £82,500 £47,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+73.68% +31.03%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
124 152 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.29% 18.42% 22.46%
Number of salaries quoted 103 142 138
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
3 6 (66.67%) CISSP
3 6 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
3 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
3 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
4 5 (55.56%) Information Assurance
4 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
4 5 (55.56%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Security Testing
4 5 (55.56%) SDLC
4 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (55.56%) Threat Modelling
4 5 (55.56%) Data Loss Prevention
4 5 (55.56%) HTTP
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) Data Security
4 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
4 5 (55.56%) IPsec
4 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
4 5 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (55.56%) Information Security
4 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 5 (55.56%) SSL
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) HTTP
3 5 (55.56%) IPsec
3 5 (55.56%) SSL
3 5 (55.56%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) BGP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
4 2 (22.22%) HSRP
4 2 (22.22%) OSPF
4 2 (22.22%) RIP
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) VRRP
4 2 (22.22%) WLAN
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Head of Security
1 4 (44.44%) Head of Technology
2 2 (22.22%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 6 (66.67%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Data Loss Prevention
2 5 (55.56%) Data Security
2 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (55.56%) Information Assurance
2 5 (55.56%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 5 (55.56%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) Security Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
2 5 (55.56%) Threat Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (11.11%) ISMS
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) CCNP
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (11.11%) CISM
3 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Dell