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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 94 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 7 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.64% 0.45% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.87% 2.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Median salary £45,000 £36,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.13% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 181 221 352
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.62% 16.49% 25.51%
Number of salaries quoted 161 190 290
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 3 months to 26 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
Mid Wales - 4 £45,000 -
South Wales +6 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Wi-Fi
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 8 (80.00%) CCNP
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) CCIE
2 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) Statistics
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 5 (50.00%) Infoblox
2 5 (50.00%) SaaS
2 5 (50.00%) PaaS
2 5 (50.00%) IaaS
3 4 (40.00%) Security Management
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Meraki
5 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 2 (20.00%) SQL 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) IaaS
1 5 (50.00%) PaaS
1 5 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) Structured Cabling
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (10.00%) H.323
3 1 (10.00%) HSRP
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (10.00%) MGCP
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Network Services Manager
1 5 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Statistics
2 4 (40.00%) Security Management
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNP
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (50.00%) CCIE
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) MCSA
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
1 5 (50.00%) Infoblox
1 5 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Meraki
4 1 (10.00%) Aruba
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft