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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 65 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.16% 0.45% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.41% 2.36% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 3
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -36.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
108 127 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.72% 19.16% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 90 110 53
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,550 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (73.33%) Cisco
2 19 (63.33%) LAN
2 19 (63.33%) WAN
3 18 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 17 (56.67%) CCNP
4 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (53.33%) Firewall
6 13 (43.33%) Finance
7 10 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
7 10 (33.33%) 802.1X
7 10 (33.33%) MPLS
7 10 (33.33%) OSPF
7 10 (33.33%) BGP
7 10 (33.33%) EIGRP
7 10 (33.33%) DHCP
7 10 (33.33%) DNS
7 10 (33.33%) VPLS
8 9 (30.00%) Problem Management
8 9 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (30.00%) Capacity Management
8 9 (30.00%) IPsec
8 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
9 8 (26.67%) VPN
9 8 (26.67%) Juniper
9 8 (26.67%) WAN Optimisation
9 8 (26.67%) Change Control
9 8 (26.67%) Network Management
9 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
9 8 (26.67%) Banking

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (63.33%) LAN
1 19 (63.33%) WAN
2 16 (53.33%) Firewall
3 10 (33.33%) BGP
3 10 (33.33%) DHCP
3 10 (33.33%) DNS
3 10 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 10 (33.33%) MPLS
3 10 (33.33%) OSPF
3 10 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
3 10 (33.33%) VPLS
4 9 (30.00%) IPsec
5 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (26.67%) VPN
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 5 (16.67%) Unified Communications
8 4 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (3.33%) Cisco IPT
General
1 18 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (43.33%) Finance
3 8 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Network Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) LAN Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 11 (36.67%) WAN Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Network Support
4 7 (23.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (23.33%) Support Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Network Support
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 6 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Juniper Support
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco Support
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Network Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Capacity Management
1 9 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 8 (26.67%) Change Control
2 8 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 8 (26.67%) Network Management
2 8 (26.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) CCNP
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (10.00%) CCIE
3 2 (6.67%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) CCVP
4 1 (3.33%) CCDP
4 1 (3.33%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco
2 8 (26.67%) Juniper
3 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.33%) F5
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: £36k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago