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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 88 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 13 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.10% 2.13% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.98% 9.84% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 8
Average salary £46,000 £57,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +116.98%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
261 193 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.12% 21.66% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 218 171 166
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,298
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 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 29 January 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
Newport +9 7 £46,000 +53.33% 1
Bridgend -2 3 £64,000 +11.30%
Cardiff -14 3 £32,000 -37.56% 1
Wireless
Wales

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 25 (83.33%) Firewall
3 24 (80.00%) WAN
4 21 (70.00%) LAN
5 17 (56.67%) ITIL
5 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (53.33%) CCNP
6 16 (53.33%) CCNA
6 16 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (50.00%) Service Delivery
7 15 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 13 (43.33%) Network Management
9 12 (40.00%) SLA
10 9 (30.00%) VPN
11 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (23.33%) Juniper
12 7 (23.33%) SAN
12 7 (23.33%) VMware
13 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (20.00%) Degree
14 5 (16.67%) Network Design
14 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
14 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
14 5 (16.67%) F5
14 5 (16.67%) VoIP
14 5 (16.67%) Windows
15 4 (13.33%) WLAN
15 4 (13.33%) HP
15 4 (13.33%) MPLS
15 4 (13.33%) Mitel

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (83.33%) Firewall
2 24 (80.00%) WAN
3 21 (70.00%) LAN
4 16 (53.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (30.00%) VPN
6 8 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (23.33%) SAN
8 5 (16.67%) VoIP
9 4 (13.33%) WLAN
9 4 (13.33%) MPLS
9 4 (13.33%) Wireshark
10 3 (10.00%) NAS
10 3 (10.00%) DNS
10 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
11 2 (6.67%) DHCP
11 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
12 1 (3.33%) Cisco PIX
12 1 (3.33%) Network Security
12 1 (3.33%) VLAN
12 1 (3.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Big Data
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 3 (10.00%) Welsh Language
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Local Government
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Network Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) ITIL
2 15 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 13 (43.33%) Network Management
4 5 (16.67%) Network Design
5 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) Software Deployment
6 3 (10.00%) Line Management
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) System Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.33%) Mobile Marketing
8 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) C++
1 1 (3.33%) Java
1 1 (3.33%) Perl
1 1 (3.33%) PHP
1 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (53.33%) CCNP
2 16 (53.33%) CCNA
3 6 (20.00%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) CCENT
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) CCIE
5 1 (3.33%) CCDA
5 1 (3.33%) CCDP
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) ProxySG
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) vSphere
2 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.33%) Squid
3 1 (3.33%) Xen
3 1 (3.33%) Samba
3 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Cisco
2 15 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (23.33%) Juniper
3 7 (23.33%) VMware
4 5 (16.67%) F5
5 4 (13.33%) HP
5 4 (13.33%) Mitel
6 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
6 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (10.00%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.67%) NetApp
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) EMC
8 1 (3.33%) Avaya
8 1 (3.33%) IBM
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