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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 96 73 92
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 6 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.45% 2.24% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 8.76% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 12
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £44,250 £56,550
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
222 354 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.58% 25.54% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 189 296 186
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £26,525 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 -22 3 £40,500 +1.25% 3
North Wales - 3 £30,000 - 2
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (60.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (50.00%) CCNP
4 8 (40.00%) WAN
5 7 (35.00%) LAN
6 6 (30.00%) DNS
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) Network Management
7 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 4 (20.00%) 802.1X
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (20.00%) VPLS
8 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 4 (20.00%) IPsec
8 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (20.00%) MPLS
8 4 (20.00%) OSPF
8 4 (20.00%) BGP
8 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
9 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (15.00%) VPN
9 3 (15.00%) SLA
9 3 (15.00%) Project Management
9 3 (15.00%) Juniper
9 3 (15.00%) Finance

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) WAN
2 7 (35.00%) LAN
3 6 (30.00%) DNS
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) BGP
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (20.00%) DHCP
4 4 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (20.00%) IPsec
4 4 (20.00%) MPLS
4 4 (20.00%) OSPF
4 4 (20.00%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (20.00%) VPLS
5 3 (15.00%) VPN
6 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
6 2 (10.00%) SAN
6 2 (10.00%) SSL
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco Support
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.00%) Health Informatics
2 2 (10.00%) Informatics
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) CentOS
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Network Management
2 4 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Communications Security
5 1 (5.00%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCDP
3 1 (5.00%) CCIE
3 1 (5.00%) CCIP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) CCVP
3 1 (5.00%) ECDL
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) iptables
1 2 (10.00%) NFS
1 2 (10.00%) Squid
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Juniper
3 2 (10.00%) EMC
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Wyse
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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CPS Group UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Denbighshire
FT Select
Salary: £30,000 per annum - company car/allowance included + company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago