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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 90 83 69
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 10 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.81% 0.96% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.67% 4.14% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 18
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £22,500 £33,338
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
214 266 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.30% 23.29% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 198 244 207
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,950 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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 -7 8 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Newport - 1 £40,000 -
Wireless
Wales

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 33 (82.50%) Cisco
1 33 (82.50%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (80.00%) CCNP
3 29 (72.50%) Firewall
4 18 (45.00%) EIGRP
4 18 (45.00%) OSPF
4 18 (45.00%) BGP
5 17 (42.50%) CCNA
5 17 (42.50%) RIP
5 17 (42.50%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (40.00%) Network Management
6 16 (40.00%) CheckPoint
7 13 (32.50%) VRRP
7 13 (32.50%) VLAN
7 13 (32.50%) LAN
7 13 (32.50%) WAN
7 13 (32.50%) CSS
7 13 (32.50%) HP
7 13 (32.50%) ProCurve
7 13 (32.50%) HSRP
8 12 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (30.00%) SLA
8 12 (30.00%) ITIL
8 12 (30.00%) Service Delivery
9 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
9 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
10 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
10 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (12.50%) SQL
10 5 (12.50%) Microsoft

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) Lync
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 29 (72.50%) Firewall
2 18 (45.00%) OSPF
2 18 (45.00%) BGP
2 18 (45.00%) EIGRP
3 17 (42.50%) RIP
3 17 (42.50%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (32.50%) HSRP
4 13 (32.50%) VLAN
4 13 (32.50%) VRRP
4 13 (32.50%) LAN
4 13 (32.50%) WAN
5 12 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (10.00%) Network Security
6 4 (10.00%) FDDI
6 4 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (10.00%) Internet
6 4 (10.00%) Ethernet
6 4 (10.00%) PPP
General
1 1 (2.50%) Electronics
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (82.50%) Network Engineer
2 18 (45.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) Lead Network Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Tester
5 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Field Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) IT Support
5 1 (2.50%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (32.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Statistics
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Network Management
2 12 (30.00%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 4 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
2 1 (2.50%) C
2 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (82.50%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (80.00%) CCNP
3 17 (42.50%) CCNA
4 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
4 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) SLA
2 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) OpenView
1 4 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (10.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (7.50%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) Cisco
2 16 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (32.50%) ProCurve
3 13 (32.50%) HP
4 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (10.00%) Nortel
5 4 (10.00%) Avaya
5 4 (10.00%) BMC
5 4 (10.00%) F5
5 4 (10.00%) Nokia
5 4 (10.00%) Siemens
5 4 (10.00%) Remedy
5 4 (10.00%) 3Com
5 4 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.50%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) Motorola
6 1 (2.50%) Dell
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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