The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 91 - 91
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.34% - 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.00% - 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
Wi-Fi
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 South Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
200 331 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.84% 27.38% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 174 270 158
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the South Wales region.

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in South Wales

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 1 £35,000 -
Wi-Fi
Wales

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco
3 12 (70.59%) DNS
3 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 12 (70.59%) Windows
3 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
4 10 (58.82%) SAN
4 10 (58.82%) ITIL
4 10 (58.82%) DHCP
4 10 (58.82%) VPN
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
5 8 (47.06%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (35.29%) vSphere
6 6 (35.29%) Coaching
6 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
6 6 (35.29%) Performance Management
6 6 (35.29%) IP Telephony
6 6 (35.29%) Service Management
6 6 (35.29%) Financial Institution
6 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
6 6 (35.29%) Finance
6 6 (35.29%) Unix

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) DNS
3 10 (58.82%) DHCP
3 10 (58.82%) SAN
3 10 (58.82%) VPN
4 6 (35.29%) IP Telephony
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 2 (11.76%) LAN
6 2 (11.76%) Network Security
6 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
7 1 (5.88%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.88%) LTE
General
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
1 6 (35.29%) Financial Institution
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Administrator
1 10 (58.82%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Network Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) LTE Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
1 12 (70.59%) Windows Server
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Unix
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (35.29%) Coaching
3 6 (35.29%) Performance Management
3 6 (35.29%) Problem Management
3 6 (35.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (35.29%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Marketing
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCNP
2 3 (17.65%) CCSP
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (35.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 6 (35.29%) Avaya
4 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
5 3 (17.65%) Blue Coat
5 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 3 (17.65%) HP
5 3 (17.65%) Intel Security
5 3 (17.65%) Juniper
5 3 (17.65%) ProCurve
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) Sage
7 1 (5.88%) IBM