The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 94 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 15 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.12% 1.83% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.10% 9.17% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 10
Average salary £46,000 £57,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +116.98%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
Wireless
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
294 218 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 22.04% 19.98% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 236 196 196
Average salary £38,400 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Wireless
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Wales

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Wales

Wireless
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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 -18 13 £46,000 -20.00% 3
West Wales - 1 £30,000 -
North Wales - 1 £63,500 -
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 30 (90.91%) Cisco
2 28 (84.85%) Firewall
3 25 (75.76%) WAN
4 22 (66.67%) LAN
5 18 (54.55%) ITIL
6 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (48.48%) CCNP
7 16 (48.48%) CCNA
7 16 (48.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (45.45%) Service Delivery
8 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
9 13 (39.39%) Network Management
10 12 (36.36%) SLA
11 9 (27.27%) SAN
11 9 (27.27%) VPN
11 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (24.24%) Juniper
12 8 (24.24%) VMware
13 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (18.18%) F5
14 6 (18.18%) Network Design
14 6 (18.18%) Degree
14 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
14 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
14 6 (18.18%) Windows
15 5 (15.15%) VoIP
15 5 (15.15%) HP
15 5 (15.15%) MPLS
16 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
16 4 (12.12%) ISA Server

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (84.85%) Firewall
2 25 (75.76%) WAN
3 22 (66.67%) LAN
4 16 (48.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (27.27%) VPN
5 9 (27.27%) SAN
6 5 (15.15%) MPLS
6 5 (15.15%) VoIP
7 4 (12.12%) WLAN
7 4 (12.12%) DNS
7 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.12%) Wireshark
7 4 (12.12%) NAS
8 3 (9.09%) DHCP
9 2 (6.06%) VLAN
9 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
10 1 (3.03%) tcpdump
10 1 (3.03%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Welsh Language
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Military
4 1 (3.03%) Local Government
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Network Engineer
2 12 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Network Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
4 5 (15.15%) Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Network Administrator
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) UNIX
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) CentOS
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) ITIL
2 15 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 13 (39.39%) Network Management
4 6 (18.18%) Network Design
5 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
6 3 (9.09%) Time Management
6 3 (9.09%) Software Deployment
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Line Management
6 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.03%) CRM
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) Mobile Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
1 1 (3.03%) C++
1 1 (3.03%) Java
1 1 (3.03%) Perl
1 1 (3.03%) PHP
1 1 (3.03%) Python
1 1 (3.03%) Embedded C
1 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (48.48%) CCNP
2 16 (48.48%) CCNA
3 6 (18.18%) Degree
3 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) CCENT
4 1 (3.03%) CCDA
4 1 (3.03%) CCDP
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) ISA Server
3 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 3 (9.09%) ProxySG
4 1 (3.03%) Squid
4 1 (3.03%) Xen
4 1 (3.03%) Samba
4 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Cisco
2 15 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Juniper
4 6 (18.18%) F5
5 5 (15.15%) HP
6 4 (12.12%) Mitel
7 3 (9.09%) Blue Coat
7 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 3 (9.09%) NetApp
7 3 (9.09%) Citrix
8 2 (6.06%) IBM
9 1 (3.03%) EMC
9 1 (3.03%) Avaya
9 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.03%) Brocade
9 1 (3.03%) ProCurve
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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