The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 79 80 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 17 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.39% 1.74% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.05% 7.91% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 6
Average salary £37,500 £26,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -34.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
241 278 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.77% 21.99% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 203 260 189
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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

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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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
South Wales -4 16 £41,250 +57.14%
West Wales - 1 £31,000 -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 32 (94.12%) Cisco
2 25 (73.53%) ITIL
3 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (64.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 21 (61.76%) CCNP
6 18 (52.94%) Juniper
6 18 (52.94%) F5
6 18 (52.94%) SC Cleared
6 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
7 16 (47.06%) Firewall
8 15 (44.12%) WAN
8 15 (44.12%) LAN
9 14 (41.18%) VoIP
9 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
9 14 (41.18%) HP
9 14 (41.18%) Lync
9 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
10 13 (38.24%) Blue Coat
10 13 (38.24%) Aruba
10 13 (38.24%) ProCurve
10 13 (38.24%) SAN
11 12 (35.29%) Fortinet
12 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
12 10 (29.41%) CCIE
13 9 (26.47%) CCDP
13 9 (26.47%) Network Management
14 8 (23.53%) Riverbed
14 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (23.53%) Windows
15 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery

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Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 14 (41.18%) Lync
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 16 (47.06%) Firewall
3 15 (44.12%) LAN
3 15 (44.12%) WAN
4 14 (41.18%) VoIP
5 13 (38.24%) SAN
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
7 2 (5.88%) VPN
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.88%) Internet
7 2 (5.88%) MPLS
7 2 (5.88%) OSPF
7 2 (5.88%) BGP
7 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
7 2 (5.88%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.94%) DNS
8 1 (2.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Legal
3 3 (8.82%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Advertising
5 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 13 (38.24%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Network Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Network Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Network Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) WAP
2 1 (2.94%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (2.94%) Statistics
2 1 (2.94%) Physics
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Network Management
3 8 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (20.59%) Service Delivery
5 6 (17.65%) Network Design
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) SIEM
6 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.94%) UML
7 1 (2.94%) OO
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
1 1 (2.94%) C++
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (67.65%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (61.76%) CCNP
3 18 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 18 (52.94%) Security Cleared
4 10 (29.41%) CCIE
5 9 (26.47%) CCDP
6 5 (14.71%) CCNA
6 5 (14.71%) CCDA
7 2 (5.88%) MCP
7 2 (5.88%) CISSP
7 2 (5.88%) GIAC
7 2 (5.88%) GCIA
7 2 (5.88%) GCFW
7 2 (5.88%) GCWN
7 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.94%) Degree
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.94%) XenApp
2 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Cisco
2 18 (52.94%) Juniper
2 18 (52.94%) F5
3 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) HP
4 13 (38.24%) Blue Coat
4 13 (38.24%) ProCurve
4 13 (38.24%) Aruba
5 12 (35.29%) Fortinet
6 10 (29.41%) CheckPoint
7 8 (23.53%) Riverbed
8 5 (14.71%) VMware
9 2 (5.88%) Sourcefire
9 2 (5.88%) Google
9 2 (5.88%) Apple
9 2 (5.88%) IBM
9 2 (5.88%) Trend Micro
10 1 (2.94%) EMC
10 1 (2.94%) Citrix
10 1 (2.94%) Avaya