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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 81 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 20 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.56% 0.90% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.60% 5.48% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 3
Average salary £45,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.27% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £35,250 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £63,550 £57,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -
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
263 219 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.47% 16.34% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 231 201 191
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,700 £52,200
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +15 18 £45,500 -17.27% 4
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 18 December 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 31 (88.57%) Cisco
2 27 (77.14%) Firewall
3 26 (74.29%) WAN
4 23 (65.71%) LAN
5 18 (51.43%) ITIL
6 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (45.71%) CCNA
8 15 (42.86%) CCNP
8 15 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (40.00%) CheckPoint
9 14 (40.00%) Service Delivery
10 13 (37.14%) Network Management
11 12 (34.29%) SLA
12 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (25.71%) Juniper
12 9 (25.71%) SAN
12 9 (25.71%) VPN
13 8 (22.86%) VMware
14 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
15 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
15 6 (17.14%) Degree
15 6 (17.14%) Network Design
15 6 (17.14%) VoIP
15 6 (17.14%) Windows
15 6 (17.14%) HP
15 6 (17.14%) MPLS
15 6 (17.14%) F5
16 5 (14.29%) WLAN
16 5 (14.29%) Microsoft

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1 (2.86%) Apache
1 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (77.14%) Firewall
2 26 (74.29%) WAN
3 23 (65.71%) LAN
4 15 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (25.71%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (25.71%) VPN
5 9 (25.71%) SAN
6 6 (17.14%) MPLS
6 6 (17.14%) VoIP
7 5 (14.29%) WLAN
8 4 (11.43%) DNS
8 4 (11.43%) NAS
8 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
8 4 (11.43%) Wireshark
9 3 (8.57%) DHCP
10 2 (5.71%) VLAN
10 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
11 1 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
11 1 (2.86%) Network Security
11 1 (2.86%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Welsh Language
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
4 1 (2.86%) Military
4 1 (2.86%) Local Government
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Network Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Network Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Network Administrator
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Network Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Graduate
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.86%) Statistics
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) CentOS
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) ITIL
2 14 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 13 (37.14%) Network Management
4 6 (17.14%) Network Design
5 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.57%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) Software Deployment
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Line Management
6 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C
1 1 (2.86%) C++
1 1 (2.86%) Java
1 1 (2.86%) Perl
1 1 (2.86%) PHP
1 1 (2.86%) Python
1 1 (2.86%) Embedded C
1 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (45.71%) CCNA
3 15 (42.86%) CCNP
4 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
4 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (17.14%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) CCENT
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CCDA
5 1 (2.86%) CCDP
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (34.29%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) ISA Server
3 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) vSphere
3 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
3 3 (8.57%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.86%) Squid
4 1 (2.86%) Xen
4 1 (2.86%) Samba
4 1 (2.86%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Cisco
2 14 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (25.71%) Juniper
4 8 (22.86%) VMware
5 6 (17.14%) HP
5 6 (17.14%) F5
6 5 (14.29%) Mitel
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
7 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
7 3 (8.57%) NetApp
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix
8 2 (5.71%) Avaya
8 2 (5.71%) IBM
9 1 (2.86%) EMC
9 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.86%) Brocade
9 1 (2.86%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.86%) BT
9 1 (2.86%) Ruckus Wireless
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