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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 70 78 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 30 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.51% 1.29% 2.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.23% 6.63% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 21
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
325 196 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.24% 19.44% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 270 163 221
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +14 13 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Newport - 13 £40,000 - 1
Bridgend +1 4 £30,000 -42.85% 2
Wireless
Wales

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 39 (88.64%) Cisco
2 36 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (79.55%) CCNP
4 33 (75.00%) Firewall
5 25 (56.82%) CCNA
6 24 (54.55%) CheckPoint
7 21 (47.73%) Network Management
8 20 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (45.45%) Service Delivery
8 20 (45.45%) ITIL
8 20 (45.45%) WAN
9 17 (38.64%) LAN
9 17 (38.64%) SLA
10 16 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (29.55%) OSPF
11 13 (29.55%) BGP
11 13 (29.55%) EIGRP
11 13 (29.55%) RIP
12 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
12 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
13 9 (20.45%) ProCurve
13 9 (20.45%) HSRP
13 9 (20.45%) CSS
13 9 (20.45%) HP
13 9 (20.45%) VRRP
13 9 (20.45%) VLAN
14 7 (15.91%) VPN
14 7 (15.91%) F5
15 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
15 6 (13.64%) Juniper

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (75.00%) Firewall
2 20 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 20 (45.45%) WAN
3 17 (38.64%) LAN
4 16 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (29.55%) OSPF
5 13 (29.55%) BGP
5 13 (29.55%) EIGRP
5 13 (29.55%) RIP
6 9 (20.45%) HSRP
6 9 (20.45%) VRRP
6 9 (20.45%) VLAN
7 7 (15.91%) VPN
8 4 (9.09%) Internet
8 4 (9.09%) WLAN
8 4 (9.09%) PBX
8 4 (9.09%) Ethernet
8 4 (9.09%) PPP
8 4 (9.09%) ADSL
8 4 (9.09%) Broadband
General
1 3 (6.82%) Welsh Language
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Network Engineer
2 22 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Architect
3 3 (6.82%) Tester
3 3 (6.82%) Penetration Tester
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Network Architect
4 2 (4.55%) Senior Network Architect
4 2 (4.55%) Senior Architect
4 2 (4.55%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) IT Support
5 1 (2.27%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.27%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Statistics
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Network Management
2 20 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 20 (45.45%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (9.09%) Change Management
5 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.82%) Line Management
5 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security
5 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.82%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (79.55%) CCNP
3 25 (56.82%) CCNA
4 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (38.64%) SLA
2 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.82%) vSphere
1 3 (6.82%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) OpenView
1 4 (9.09%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Cisco
2 24 (54.55%) CheckPoint
3 9 (20.45%) ProCurve
3 9 (20.45%) HP
4 7 (15.91%) F5
5 6 (13.64%) Juniper
6 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.09%) Nortel
7 4 (9.09%) BMC
7 4 (9.09%) Nokia
7 4 (9.09%) Siemens
7 4 (9.09%) Avaya
7 4 (9.09%) Remedy
7 4 (9.09%) 3Com
7 4 (9.09%) SonicWALL
8 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.82%) Mitel
8 3 (6.82%) Blue Coat
8 3 (6.82%) Citrix
9 1 (2.27%) VMware
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £225 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago