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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 78 84 79
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 17 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.49% 1.09% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.62% 6.63% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 4
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +65.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,700 £57,500 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
223 181 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.54% 16.42% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 211 164 172
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,350 £52,500
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +4 8 £32,000 -37.56% 2
Newport - 4 £46,000 -
Bridgend +9 3 £64,000 +11.30%
Glamorgan - 1 £21,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £45,000 -
Wireless
Wales

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 25 (78.13%) WAN
2 25 (78.13%) Firewall
3 22 (68.75%) LAN
4 17 (53.13%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (50.00%) CCNA
5 16 (50.00%) ITIL
6 15 (46.88%) CCNP
6 15 (46.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
7 14 (43.75%) Service Delivery
8 13 (40.63%) Network Management
9 12 (37.50%) SLA
10 9 (28.13%) VPN
11 8 (25.00%) SAN
11 8 (25.00%) VMware
11 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (21.88%) Juniper
13 6 (18.75%) VoIP
13 6 (18.75%) Windows
13 6 (18.75%) Degree
14 5 (15.63%) Network Design
14 5 (15.63%) F5
14 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
14 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
14 5 (15.63%) WLAN
15 4 (12.50%) ISA Server
15 4 (12.50%) MPLS
15 4 (12.50%) Active Directory

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 1 (3.13%) Apache
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) WAN
1 25 (78.13%) Firewall
2 22 (68.75%) LAN
3 15 (46.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (28.13%) VPN
5 8 (25.00%) SAN
5 8 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (18.75%) VoIP
7 5 (15.63%) WLAN
8 4 (12.50%) MPLS
8 4 (12.50%) DNS
8 4 (12.50%) NAS
8 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
8 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 3 (9.38%) DHCP
10 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
11 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (3.13%) Network Security
11 1 (3.13%) tcpdump
11 1 (3.13%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) MySQL
1 1 (3.13%) Big Data
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Welsh Language
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Military
3 1 (3.13%) Local Government
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Network Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Network Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Administrator
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Network Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.13%) Statistics
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) ITIL
2 14 (43.75%) Service Delivery
3 13 (40.63%) Network Management
4 5 (15.63%) Network Design
5 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.38%) Time Management
6 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Line Management
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.13%) Mobile Marketing
7 1 (3.13%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
1 1 (3.13%) C++
1 1 (3.13%) Java
1 1 (3.13%) Perl
1 1 (3.13%) PHP
1 1 (3.13%) Python
1 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
1 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (53.13%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (50.00%) CCNA
3 15 (46.88%) CCNP
4 6 (18.75%) Degree
5 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
5 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) CCENT
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CCDA
6 1 (3.13%) CCDP
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) ISA Server
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) vSphere
3 3 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
3 3 (9.38%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.13%) Squid
4 1 (3.13%) Xen
4 1 (3.13%) Samba
4 1 (3.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 8 (25.00%) VMware
4 7 (21.88%) Juniper
5 5 (15.63%) F5
6 4 (12.50%) Mitel
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.50%) HP
7 3 (9.38%) NetApp
7 3 (9.38%) Citrix
7 3 (9.38%) Blue Coat
7 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.25%) Avaya
9 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.13%) EMC
9 1 (3.13%) IBM
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