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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 76 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 30 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.18% 1.16% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.52% 6.14% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 21
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £56,550 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
352 228 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.53% 18.89% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 290 190 247
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 £27,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 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 27 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 +6 29 £40,000 +6.66% 5
West Wales +18 1 - -
Wireless
UK

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 40 (88.89%) Cisco
2 34 (75.56%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (73.33%) Firewall
3 33 (73.33%) CCNP
4 24 (53.33%) CCNA
5 23 (51.11%) CheckPoint
6 20 (44.44%) ITIL
6 20 (44.44%) WAN
6 20 (44.44%) Network Management
7 19 (42.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 19 (42.22%) Service Delivery
8 17 (37.78%) LAN
9 16 (35.56%) SLA
9 16 (35.56%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
10 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
10 12 (26.67%) RIP
10 12 (26.67%) BGP
10 12 (26.67%) EIGRP
10 12 (26.67%) OSPF
11 9 (20.00%) HP
11 9 (20.00%) ProCurve
11 9 (20.00%) VLAN
12 8 (17.78%) HSRP
12 8 (17.78%) F5
12 8 (17.78%) CSS
12 8 (17.78%) VRRP
13 7 (15.56%) Juniper
13 7 (15.56%) VPN
13 7 (15.56%) Mentoring

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 4 (8.89%) Lync
2 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (73.33%) Firewall
2 20 (44.44%) WAN
3 19 (42.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (37.78%) LAN
5 16 (35.56%) Cisco ASA
6 12 (26.67%) OSPF
6 12 (26.67%) BGP
6 12 (26.67%) EIGRP
6 12 (26.67%) RIP
7 9 (20.00%) VLAN
8 8 (17.78%) VRRP
8 8 (17.78%) HSRP
9 7 (15.56%) VPN
10 5 (11.11%) Internet
11 4 (8.89%) MPLS
11 4 (8.89%) Ethernet
11 4 (8.89%) PPP
11 4 (8.89%) PBX
11 4 (8.89%) VoIP
11 4 (8.89%) WLAN
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
1 3 (6.67%) Welsh Language
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Network Engineer
2 21 (46.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Network Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Network Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Penetration Tester
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Tester
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) IT Support
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.22%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.22%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) ITIL
1 20 (44.44%) Network Management
2 19 (42.22%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
4 5 (11.11%) Change Management
5 4 (8.89%) Network Design
5 4 (8.89%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.67%) Information Security
6 3 (6.67%) Line Management
7 1 (2.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.22%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (75.56%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (73.33%) CCNP
3 24 (53.33%) CCNA
4 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (35.56%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) ProxySG
1 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) OpenView
1 4 (8.89%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (8.89%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Cisco
2 23 (51.11%) CheckPoint
3 9 (20.00%) HP
3 9 (20.00%) ProCurve
4 8 (17.78%) F5
5 7 (15.56%) Juniper
6 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.89%) Avaya
7 4 (8.89%) Nortel
7 4 (8.89%) BMC
7 4 (8.89%) Nokia
7 4 (8.89%) Siemens
7 4 (8.89%) Remedy
7 4 (8.89%) 3Com
7 4 (8.89%) SonicWALL
8 3 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.67%) Mitel
8 3 (6.67%) Blue Coat
8 3 (6.67%) Citrix
9 1 (2.22%) Dell
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £225 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits and shift allowance
Posted: 26 days ago