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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 87 88 85
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 10 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.77% 1.01% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.19% 4.38% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 4
Average salary £42,750 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.53% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
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
313 297 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.24% 23.01% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 274 265 221
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 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
South Wales -5 6 £42,500 +30.76% 3
West Wales - 4 £55,000 -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) Project Management
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
1 7 (43.75%) Matrix Management
2 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) VoIP
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 4 (25.00%) CCSP
3 4 (25.00%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (25.00%) Juniper
3 4 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 4 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (25.00%) McAfee
4 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) Avaya
4 2 (12.50%) Intel
4 2 (12.50%) MPLS
4 2 (12.50%) MS Office
4 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 2 (12.50%) DNS

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) VoIP
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) 4G
4 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
General
1 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Manager
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
3 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
3 1 (6.25%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) UI Programmer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Interface Designer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
1 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
2 1 (6.25%) i5/OS
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
1 7 (43.75%) Matrix Management
2 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (25.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
3 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCSP
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.25%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
1 5 (31.25%) Blue Coat
2 4 (25.00%) ProCurve
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) Juniper
2 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (25.00%) McAfee
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Intel
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) JBoss
4 1 (6.25%) Google
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Media Wales Accounts
Posted: 19 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago