Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 116 125
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.15% 1.36% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 7.24% 6.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 18
Wales median annual salary £27,500 £39,250 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.94% +8.28% -3.33%
10th Percentile £21,650 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £39,750 £55,375 £55,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 326 387 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.78% 18.85% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 268 332 337
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,775 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,425 £64,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Wales

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Wales

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Wi-Fi in Wales

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
South Wales -37 3 £27,500 -29.94%
Wi-Fi
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Ivanti
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) IPv4
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Ivanti
3 1 (33.33%) VMware