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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 66 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 16 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.49% 1.16% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.27% 5.83% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 4
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% +60.00%
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
255 240 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.79% 19.90% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 235 215 227
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 13 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Newport +12 1 £23,000 -27.65%
Glamorgan - 1 £21,000 -
Bridgend - 1 £45,000 - 1
Wireless
Wales

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) LAN
2 19 (79.17%) WAN
2 19 (79.17%) Firewall
3 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (54.17%) ITIL
5 12 (50.00%) CCNA
6 11 (45.83%) Network Management
6 11 (45.83%) CCNP
6 11 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (41.67%) SLA
8 9 (37.50%) Service Delivery
8 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 6 (25.00%) Windows
10 6 (25.00%) SAN
11 5 (20.83%) ISA Server
11 5 (20.83%) VMware
11 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
11 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (16.67%) NAS
12 4 (16.67%) F5
12 4 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (16.67%) DNS
12 4 (16.67%) DHCP
12 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 4 (16.67%) VoIP
12 4 (16.67%) NetApp
13 3 (12.50%) WLAN
13 3 (12.50%) Avaya

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 3 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) LAN
1 19 (79.17%) WAN
1 19 (79.17%) Firewall
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 4 (16.67%) DHCP
4 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.67%) VoIP
4 4 (16.67%) NAS
5 3 (12.50%) WLAN
6 2 (8.33%) PBX
6 2 (8.33%) VPN
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
7 1 (4.17%) MPLS
7 1 (4.17%) OSPF
7 1 (4.17%) BGP
7 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Military
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Network Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Graduate
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Network Management
3 9 (37.50%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Network Design
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
7 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.17%) System Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
7 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) C++
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) CCNA
3 11 (45.83%) CCNP
4 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (8.33%) CCDA
6 1 (4.17%) CCDP
6 1 (4.17%) MCSE
6 1 (4.17%) CCIE
6 1 (4.17%) CCENT
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) QA
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.17%) ISO 14001
3 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.83%) ISA Server
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) NetApp
5 4 (16.67%) F5
6 3 (12.50%) Avaya
6 3 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (8.33%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) Mitel
8 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
8 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
8 1 (4.17%) Aruba
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + 10% pension,25 days a/l, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Hyphen
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago