The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 75 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.35% 0.46% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 2.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £25,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -10.61%

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
117 225 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.46% 20.83% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 102 196 215
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,900 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing WLAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WLAN
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the South Wales region.

WLAN Salary Trend in South Wales

WLAN
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bridgend - 2 - -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £25,000 -
WLAN
Wales

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing WLAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for WLAN.

1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) RIP
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) CGI
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) Remedy
3 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) Nortel
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) F5

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) RIP
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) CCNP
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) CCENT
4 1 (20.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (40.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Aruba
2 2 (40.00%) BMC
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Nortel
2 2 (40.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (40.00%) Remedy
2 2 (40.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Brocade
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) VMware