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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 86 97 85
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 10 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.94% 0.31% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.43% 1.81% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 6
Median salary £41,250 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £34,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
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
184 221 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.29% 17.12% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 162 212 251
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £22,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in South Wales

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +15 6 £36,250 +31.81%
Newport +6 4 £52,500 +94.44%
Wi-Fi
Wales

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 9 (69.23%) Unix
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) Service Management
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Avaya
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
5 5 (38.46%) ITIL
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) vSphere
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
6 4 (30.77%) Statistics
6 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
6 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
6 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (30.77%) DNS
6 4 (30.77%) DHCP
6 4 (30.77%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 4 (30.77%) Coaching
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
5 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
5 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) NAS
5 2 (15.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Financial Institution
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Database Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Operations Manager
1 4 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Statistics
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Unix
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Service Management
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Coaching
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
3 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) CCSP
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) vSphere
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Avaya
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) Blue Coat
4 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Intel
4 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) ProCurve