The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 92 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.36% 0.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 2.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £38,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year +3.94% +10.14%  

Wi-Fi is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 131 198 334
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 15.54% 16.47% 27.60%
Number of salaries quoted 127 174 273
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in South Wales

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in South Wales.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in South Wales

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in South Wales over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in South Wales

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 2 £47,500 -
Cardiff +1 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Wi-Fi
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Meraki
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) FWSM
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) IVR
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Dell
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Meraki
4 1 (25.00%) Aruba
4 1 (25.00%) Avaya
4 1 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) F5
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) Intel
4 1 (25.00%) Juniper
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat