The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 91 - 87
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 15 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.13% - 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.79% - 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 6
Average salary £37,500 - £37,250
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -
Wi-Fi
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
259 318 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.58% 23.21% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 229 247 192
Average salary £41,500 £38,400 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.07% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Wales

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Wales

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Wales region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
South Wales - 14 £37,500 -
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
3 14 (73.68%) Cisco
4 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 13 (68.42%) VMware
5 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
5 12 (63.16%) DNS
5 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
6 11 (57.89%) ITIL
6 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (52.63%) DHCP
7 10 (52.63%) VPN
7 10 (52.63%) SAN
8 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (47.37%) vSphere
8 9 (47.37%) Coaching
9 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (42.11%) Linux
10 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
10 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (31.58%) Avaya
10 6 (31.58%) Unix
10 6 (31.58%) Service Management
10 6 (31.58%) Financial Institution
10 6 (31.58%) Finance
10 6 (31.58%) IP Telephony
10 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (31.58%) Performance Management
10 6 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (63.16%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (15.79%) IIS
4 3 (15.79%) OpenStack
5 1 (5.26%) Apache
5 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 12 (63.16%) DNS
3 10 (52.63%) DHCP
3 10 (52.63%) SAN
3 10 (52.63%) VPN
4 6 (31.58%) IP Telephony
5 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 3 (15.79%) Internet
7 2 (10.53%) Network Security
7 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
8 1 (5.26%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
1 6 (31.58%) Financial Institution
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Administrator
1 10 (52.63%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Network Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support
4 1 (5.26%) LTE Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) EqualLogic
2 3 (15.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
1 16 (84.21%) Windows Server
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Unix
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Coaching
3 8 (42.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (31.58%) Performance Management
4 6 (31.58%) Problem Management
4 6 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (31.58%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) BCP
7 1 (5.26%) Change Control
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Information Security
7 1 (5.26%) Open Source
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
1 1 (5.26%) C++
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (47.37%) vSphere
3 3 (15.79%) XenApp
3 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
3 3 (15.79%) XenServer
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Avaya
4 6 (31.58%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) Dell
5 3 (15.79%) Nexenta
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 2 (10.53%) Sage
7 1 (5.26%) Apple
7 1 (5.26%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (5.26%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) Kaspersky
7 1 (5.26%) Sophos