Period
to 29 July 2021

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 6 months to 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 91 85 104
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 7 4 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 0.67% 0.42% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.98% 3.20% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 8
10th Percentile £30,625 £29,175 £37,125
25th Percentile £31,250 £30,188 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £33,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.52% -26.67% +33.33%
75th Percentile £49,688 £40,250 £50,500
90th Percentile £56,500 £48,350 £61,000
Wales median annual salary £31,000 £33,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.06% -26.67% +33.33%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following 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 or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 117 125 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 11.12% 13.06% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 96 101 145
10th Percentile £23,375 £25,800 £26,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £37,500 £39,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% -5.06% +2.60%
75th Percentile £48,900 £47,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £60,700 £56,250 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - -2.60% -3.75%

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in South Wales

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Wi-Fi in South Wales.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in South Wales

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Wi-Fi in South Wales over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

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 6 months to 29 July 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +5 6 £32,500 +7.44% 2
Newport +4 1 - - 1
Wi-Fi
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 6 (85.71%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) Apple
2 4 (57.14%) Firmware
2 4 (57.14%) Remedy
2 4 (57.14%) McAfee
2 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (57.14%) MobileIron
2 4 (57.14%) Becrypt
2 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 4 (57.14%) BitLocker
3 3 (42.86%) Law
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) SLA

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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Deskside Support
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Handset
1 1 (14.29%) iPad
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) Line Management
2 4 (57.14%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (57.14%) Problem Management
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Document Management
5 1 (14.29%) Major Incident Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) BitLocker
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
1 4 (57.14%) Becrypt
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) McAfee
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) MobileIron
1 4 (57.14%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) Aruba
2 1 (14.29%) Mitel