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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 88 67 74
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 18 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.30% 1.91% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.14% 9.28% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 20
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +57.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £29,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £58,250 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
350 237 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.25% 20.61% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 277 206 240
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -17 17 £40,000 -11.11% 4
West Wales +18 1 - -
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (88.24%) Cisco
2 25 (73.53%) Firewall
3 21 (61.76%) WAN
3 21 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (58.82%) CCNP
5 18 (52.94%) LAN
6 17 (50.00%) ITIL
6 17 (50.00%) CCNA
7 16 (47.06%) CheckPoint
7 16 (47.06%) Service Delivery
7 16 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (41.18%) Network Management
9 13 (38.24%) SLA
10 11 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (23.53%) HP
12 7 (20.59%) VPN
12 7 (20.59%) Juniper
13 6 (17.65%) VLAN
13 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
13 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
13 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
14 5 (14.71%) VoIP
14 5 (14.71%) SAN
14 5 (14.71%) VMware
14 5 (14.71%) ProCurve
15 4 (11.76%) CSS
15 4 (11.76%) RIP
15 4 (11.76%) MPLS
15 4 (11.76%) OSPF
15 4 (11.76%) BGP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (73.53%) Firewall
2 21 (61.76%) WAN
3 18 (52.94%) LAN
4 16 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (20.59%) VPN
7 6 (17.65%) VLAN
8 5 (14.71%) VoIP
8 5 (14.71%) SAN
9 4 (11.76%) MPLS
9 4 (11.76%) OSPF
9 4 (11.76%) BGP
9 4 (11.76%) EIGRP
9 4 (11.76%) VRRP
9 4 (11.76%) RIP
9 4 (11.76%) Wireshark
9 4 (11.76%) HSRP
10 3 (8.82%) WLAN
11 2 (5.88%) DNS
11 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Welsh Language
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Marketing
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Network Engineer
2 15 (44.12%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Network Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Network Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Tester
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) CentOS
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) ITIL
2 16 (47.06%) Service Delivery
3 14 (41.18%) Network Management
4 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 4 (11.76%) Network Design
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.82%) Line Management
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Time Management
7 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security
7 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.94%) Change Management
8 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.94%) Mobile Marketing
8 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.94%) Perl
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (61.76%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (58.82%) CCNP
3 17 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (38.24%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) ProxySG
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.82%) vSphere
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.94%) iptables
3 1 (2.94%) Squid
3 1 (2.94%) Xen
3 1 (2.94%) NFS
3 1 (2.94%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 30 (88.24%) Cisco
2 16 (47.06%) CheckPoint
3 8 (23.53%) HP
4 7 (20.59%) Juniper
5 5 (14.71%) ProCurve
5 5 (14.71%) VMware
6 4 (11.76%) F5
7 3 (8.82%) Citrix
7 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
7 3 (8.82%) Mitel
7 3 (8.82%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.88%) IBM
9 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.94%) Dell
9 1 (2.94%) EMC
9 1 (2.94%) Brocade
9 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits and shift allowance
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £250 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newtown, Powys
Allied Worldwide
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Car Allowance & Company benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Wales
Allied Worldwide
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 12 days ago