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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi 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 Fidelity (WiFi)
UK / Wales
Rank 91 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.37% 1.04% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.48% 5.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 0
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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
161 238 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.80% 19.09% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 125 208 230
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the 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
South Wales +4 2 £32,500 -13.33%
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Wales region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 16 (64.00%) Cisco
2 15 (60.00%) ITIL
2 15 (60.00%) LAN
2 15 (60.00%) WAN
3 13 (52.00%) Service Management
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) Structured Cabling
5 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 10 (40.00%) SLA
5 10 (40.00%) Unix
5 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
6 9 (36.00%) Firewall
6 9 (36.00%) VMware
6 9 (36.00%) Windows
6 9 (36.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) Avaya
7 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
7 8 (32.00%) Statistics
7 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 7 (28.00%) Coaching
8 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
8 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
8 7 (28.00%) Project Management
8 7 (28.00%) Cisco Prime
9 6 (24.00%) DNS
9 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (20.00%) vSphere

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (16.00%) Apache
1 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) LAN
1 15 (60.00%) WAN
2 11 (44.00%) Structured Cabling
3 9 (36.00%) Firewall
4 6 (24.00%) DNS
5 5 (20.00%) DHCP
5 5 (20.00%) SAN
5 5 (20.00%) VPN
6 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (12.00%) MPLS
8 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony
8 2 (8.00%) NAS
9 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Database Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Operations Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Service Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (32.00%) Statistics
3 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (12.00%) User Experience
5 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Unix
2 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) Solaris
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) ITIL
2 13 (52.00%) Service Management
3 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (28.00%) Coaching
4 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (28.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (16.00%) Performance Management
6 4 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (12.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.00%) Information Security
7 3 (12.00%) ITSM
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) SLA
2 3 (12.00%) BS7799
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.00%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) VMware
4 8 (32.00%) Avaya
4 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
5 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
6 4 (16.00%) IBM
7 3 (12.00%) Blue Coat
7 3 (12.00%) F5
7 3 (12.00%) Intel
8 2 (8.00%) AppDynamics
8 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto
9 1 (4.00%) HP