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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 75 77 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 16 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.45% 1.51% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.82% 6.69% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 5
Average salary £36,250 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
275 254 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.98% 22.58% 26.65%
Number of salaries quoted 254 222 195
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 August 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 29 August 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 -2 12 £36,250 -36.95% 2
Bridgend - 3 £22,500 -
Wireless
Wales

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (91.67%) Cisco
2 18 (75.00%) Firewall
3 17 (70.83%) LAN
3 17 (70.83%) WAN
4 13 (54.17%) ITIL
4 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (45.83%) CCNA
6 10 (41.67%) CCNP
6 10 (41.67%) CheckPoint
6 10 (41.67%) Network Management
6 10 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (37.50%) SLA
8 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (33.33%) Windows
8 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
9 7 (29.17%) Juniper
10 6 (25.00%) SAN
10 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
11 5 (20.83%) VoIP
11 5 (20.83%) ISA Server
11 5 (20.83%) F5
11 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
11 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
12 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
12 4 (16.67%) Lync
12 4 (16.67%) NAS
12 4 (16.67%) VMware
12 4 (16.67%) DHCP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) LAN
2 17 (70.83%) WAN
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (25.00%) SAN
4 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (20.83%) VoIP
6 4 (16.67%) DNS
6 4 (16.67%) DHCP
6 4 (16.67%) NAS
7 2 (8.33%) WLAN
7 2 (8.33%) PBX
7 2 (8.33%) Internet
8 1 (4.17%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
1 10 (41.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Network Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) PKI
1 2 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Network Management
3 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Network Design
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (8.33%) SIEM
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNA
3 10 (41.67%) CCNP
4 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) CCDA
5 2 (8.33%) CISSP
5 2 (8.33%) GIAC
5 2 (8.33%) GCIA
5 2 (8.33%) GCFW
5 2 (8.33%) GCWN
6 1 (4.17%) CCENT
6 1 (4.17%) MCP
6 1 (4.17%) MCSE
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) 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
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
2 10 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) Juniper
5 5 (20.83%) F5
6 4 (16.67%) NetApp
6 4 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (8.33%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.33%) Sourcefire
7 2 (8.33%) HP
7 2 (8.33%) Avaya
7 2 (8.33%) IBM
7 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
7 2 (8.33%) ProCurve
7 2 (8.33%) Trend Micro
7 2 (8.33%) Aruba
8 1 (4.17%) Apple
8 1 (4.17%) Google
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago