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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 82 80 75
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 17 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.29% 1.38% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.40% 5.94% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 8
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
315 303 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.90% 23.27% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 279 269 211
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -6 16 £36,250 -19.44% 5
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) LAN
2 19 (70.37%) WAN
2 19 (70.37%) Firewall
3 15 (55.56%) ITIL
4 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (44.44%) CCNA
5 12 (44.44%) Network Management
6 11 (40.74%) CCNP
6 11 (40.74%) CheckPoint
6 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (37.04%) SLA
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
8 9 (33.33%) Windows
8 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
9 8 (29.63%) Juniper
10 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 6 (22.22%) SAN
11 5 (18.52%) VoIP
11 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
11 5 (18.52%) ISA Server
11 5 (18.52%) VMware
11 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
11 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
11 5 (18.52%) F5
12 4 (14.81%) DHCP
12 4 (14.81%) DNS
12 4 (14.81%) HP
12 4 (14.81%) NetApp
12 4 (14.81%) Finance

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 4 (14.81%) Lync
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) LAN
1 19 (70.37%) WAN
1 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (22.22%) SAN
3 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 5 (18.52%) VoIP
5 4 (14.81%) DNS
5 4 (14.81%) DHCP
5 4 (14.81%) NAS
6 2 (7.41%) WLAN
6 2 (7.41%) PBX
6 2 (7.41%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) MPLS
7 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Network Engineer
1 11 (40.74%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Network Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.41%) PKI
1 2 (7.41%) Statistics
2 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) Network Management
3 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Network Design
6 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.41%) SIEM
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.70%) Time Management
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (44.44%) CCNA
3 11 (40.74%) CCNP
4 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) CCDA
5 2 (7.41%) CISSP
5 2 (7.41%) MCSE
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.41%) GIAC
5 2 (7.41%) GCIA
5 2 (7.41%) GCFW
5 2 (7.41%) GCWN
6 1 (3.70%) CCENT
6 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (3.70%) ISO 14001
3 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
1 5 (18.52%) ISA Server
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) CheckPoint
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Juniper
5 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 5 (18.52%) F5
6 4 (14.81%) NetApp
6 4 (14.81%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Avaya
7 2 (7.41%) IBM
7 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
7 2 (7.41%) Sourcefire
7 2 (7.41%) Fortinet
7 2 (7.41%) ProCurve
7 2 (7.41%) Trend Micro
7 2 (7.41%) Aruba
8 1 (3.70%) Google
8 1 (3.70%) Mitel
8 1 (3.70%) Apple
8 1 (3.70%) BT
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
North Wales
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago