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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 85 69 67
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 10 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.88% 1.57% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 7.36% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 2
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
244 231 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.54% 21.31% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 221 201 162
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
Wales

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -9 7 £40,000 - 1
Bridgend - 2 £22,500 -
Wireless
Wales

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 15 (65.22%) Firewall
3 14 (60.87%) ITIL
3 14 (60.87%) LAN
3 14 (60.87%) WAN
4 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (47.83%) CCNP
5 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (43.48%) Network Management
6 10 (43.48%) CheckPoint
6 10 (43.48%) CCNA
7 9 (39.13%) SLA
8 8 (34.78%) Juniper
8 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
9 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 6 (26.09%) Windows
10 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
10 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
10 6 (26.09%) F5
11 5 (21.74%) Lync
11 5 (21.74%) VoIP
11 5 (21.74%) SAN
12 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
13 3 (13.04%) HP
13 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat
13 3 (13.04%) Network Design
13 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
13 3 (13.04%) Finance
13 3 (13.04%) Legal
13 3 (13.04%) Aruba

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (21.74%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) Firewall
2 14 (60.87%) LAN
2 14 (60.87%) WAN
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (21.74%) SAN
4 5 (21.74%) VoIP
5 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.70%) DNS
6 2 (8.70%) DHCP
6 2 (8.70%) WLAN
6 2 (8.70%) PBX
6 2 (8.70%) Internet
6 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.70%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (8.70%) NAS
7 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Network Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) PKI
1 2 (8.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Mac OS X
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Network Management
3 8 (34.78%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.04%) Network Design
5 2 (8.70%) Change Management
5 2 (8.70%) SIEM
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (47.83%) CCNP
3 10 (43.48%) CCNA
4 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
4 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) MCP
5 2 (8.70%) CISSP
5 2 (8.70%) CCDA
5 2 (8.70%) GIAC
5 2 (8.70%) GCIA
5 2 (8.70%) GCFW
5 2 (8.70%) GCWN
6 1 (4.35%) CCDP
6 1 (4.35%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.35%) ISO 14001
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) CheckPoint
3 8 (34.78%) Juniper
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (26.09%) F5
6 3 (13.04%) Aruba
6 3 (13.04%) Blue Coat
6 3 (13.04%) Fortinet
6 3 (13.04%) ProCurve
6 3 (13.04%) HP
7 2 (8.70%) Avaya
7 2 (8.70%) IBM
7 2 (8.70%) NetApp
7 2 (8.70%) Apple
7 2 (8.70%) VMware
7 2 (8.70%) Sourcefire
7 2 (8.70%) Google
7 2 (8.70%) Trend Micro
8 1 (4.35%) Riverbed
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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