The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 83 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 7 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.63% 0.79% 1.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.24% 4.65% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 16
Median salary £76,250 £47,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.52% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £38,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £50,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Wireless
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
216 215 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.34% 16.97% 25.52%
Number of salaries quoted 192 202 264
Median salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Wireless
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Wireless Salary Trend in South Wales

Wireless
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in South Wales

Wireless
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 Wireless within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 August 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 +4 6 £82,500 +73.68% 1
Newport - 2 £45,750 -
Wireless
Wales

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) Data Protection
4 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 6 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
4 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) VPN
4 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) CISSP
4 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (41.67%) Data Security
5 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (41.67%) IPsec
5 5 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (41.67%) Information Security
5 5 (41.67%) HTTP
5 5 (41.67%) SSL
5 5 (41.67%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (41.67%) Security Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Information Assurance
5 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
5 5 (41.67%) SDLC
5 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 5 (41.67%) Threat Modelling
5 5 (41.67%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco

Wireless
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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (41.67%) HTTP
5 5 (41.67%) IPsec
5 5 (41.67%) SSL
6 2 (16.67%) BGP
6 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 2 (16.67%) HSRP
6 2 (16.67%) OSPF
6 2 (16.67%) RIP
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
6 2 (16.67%) VRRP
6 2 (16.67%) WLAN
7 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (8.33%) Network Security
7 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Head of Security
1 4 (33.33%) Head of Technology
2 2 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (8.33%) IT Architect
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Data Protection
2 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (41.67%) Data Loss Prevention
3 5 (41.67%) Data Security
3 5 (41.67%) Information Assurance
3 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 5 (41.67%) Risk Assessment
3 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) Security Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
3 5 (41.67%) Threat Modelling
3 5 (41.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (8.33%) Change Control
4 1 (8.33%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (8.33%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) CISSP
2 4 (33.33%) CCNA
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (8.33%) CISM
4 1 (8.33%) CREST Certified
4 1 (8.33%) ECDL
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (8.33%) PMP
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Mitel
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (8.33%) VMware