The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 71 71 82
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 15 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.48% 1.85% 0.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.32% 8.05% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 2
Average salary £41,250 £26,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.65% -36.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £25,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -0.58%
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 236 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.20% 22.96% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 170 227 179
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 7 £37,500 +28.20%
Bridgend - 7 £54,750 -
Wireless
Wales

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (93.94%) Cisco
2 25 (75.76%) ITIL
3 23 (69.70%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 21 (63.64%) CCNP
6 18 (54.55%) Juniper
6 18 (54.55%) F5
6 18 (54.55%) SC Cleared
6 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
7 16 (48.48%) Firewall
8 15 (45.45%) WAN
8 15 (45.45%) LAN
9 14 (42.42%) VoIP
9 14 (42.42%) Telecoms
9 14 (42.42%) Lync
10 13 (39.39%) Aruba
10 13 (39.39%) ProCurve
10 13 (39.39%) Blue Coat
10 13 (39.39%) SAN
10 13 (39.39%) HP
10 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
11 12 (36.36%) Fortinet
12 10 (30.30%) CCIE
12 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
13 9 (27.27%) CCDP
14 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (24.24%) Riverbed
14 8 (24.24%) Network Management
15 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
15 7 (21.21%) SLA

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 14 (42.42%) Lync
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 16 (48.48%) Firewall
3 15 (45.45%) WAN
3 15 (45.45%) LAN
4 14 (42.42%) VoIP
5 13 (39.39%) SAN
6 3 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.06%) VPN
7 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (6.06%) Internet
7 2 (6.06%) MPLS
7 2 (6.06%) OSPF
7 2 (6.06%) BGP
7 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.06%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.03%) DHCP
8 1 (3.03%) WLAN
General
1 14 (42.42%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.15%) Legal
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (6.06%) Advertising
5 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Network Engineer
2 13 (39.39%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Network Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) WAP
2 1 (3.03%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) PKI
2 1 (3.03%) Physics
2 1 (3.03%) Statistics
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (24.24%) Network Management
3 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
4 6 (18.18%) Network Design
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) SIEM
5 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) Change Management
6 1 (3.03%) UML
6 1 (3.03%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
1 1 (3.03%) C++
1 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (69.70%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (63.64%) CCNP
3 18 (54.55%) SC Cleared
3 18 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 10 (30.30%) CCIE
5 9 (27.27%) CCDP
6 5 (15.15%) CCNA
6 5 (15.15%) CCDA
7 2 (6.06%) MCP
7 2 (6.06%) CISSP
7 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (6.06%) GCIA
7 2 (6.06%) GCFW
7 2 (6.06%) GCWN
7 2 (6.06%) GIAC
8 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) vSphere
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
1 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.03%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 31 (93.94%) Cisco
2 18 (54.55%) Juniper
2 18 (54.55%) F5
3 13 (39.39%) Aruba
3 13 (39.39%) ProCurve
3 13 (39.39%) Blue Coat
3 13 (39.39%) HP
3 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 12 (36.36%) Fortinet
5 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
6 8 (24.24%) Riverbed
7 4 (12.12%) VMware
8 2 (6.06%) IBM
8 2 (6.06%) Apple
8 2 (6.06%) Trend Micro
8 2 (6.06%) Google
8 2 (6.06%) Sourcefire
9 1 (3.03%) Veeam
9 1 (3.03%) Symantec
9 1 (3.03%) Avaya