The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 100 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.30% 0.24% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.54% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
259 275 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.65% 21.67% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 216 245 169
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +19.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £24,650 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £54,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wi-Fi
UK

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
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 11 July 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
West Wales - 4 £55,000 -
Wi-Fi
UK

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 4 (40.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) DHCP
2 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 4 (40.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Intel
2 4 (40.00%) MPLS
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Matrix Management
3 3 (30.00%) i5/OS
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Avaya
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (20.00%) Apple
4 2 (20.00%) WAP
4 2 (20.00%) JBoss
4 2 (20.00%) Apache
4 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (20.00%) Google
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) WAN
1 4 (40.00%) DHCP
1 4 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (40.00%) DNS
1 4 (40.00%) MPLS
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Release Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Change and Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WAP
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) JSP
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) i5/OS
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) RPG
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (20.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Intel
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Avaya
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Apple
3 2 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (10.00%) Nortel