The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
UK / Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 102 93
Rank change year-on-year +14 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 15 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.36% 0.36% 1.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.43% 2.02% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 11
Median salary £35,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.33% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.17%  

Wireless 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 178 248 339
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.14% 17.74% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 152 218 263
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Wales

Wireless
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Wales

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Wales over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Wales

Wireless
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
South Wales +19 8 £33,000 -18.51% 2
Mid Wales - 4 £47,500 -
North Wales +3 2 £36,000 +22.03%
West Wales - 1 £50,000 -
Wireless
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco
3 10 (45.45%) CCNA
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) SLA
4 8 (36.36%) CCNP
5 7 (31.82%) Windows
5 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
5 7 (31.82%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
6 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (27.27%) LAN
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 5 (22.73%) VPN
7 5 (22.73%) MCSE
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (22.73%) Dell
7 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
7 5 (22.73%) Office 365
8 4 (18.18%) FortiGate
8 4 (18.18%) Veeam
8 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
8 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
8 4 (18.18%) Apple
8 4 (18.18%) SAN
8 4 (18.18%) Change Management
8 4 (18.18%) WAN

Wireless
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (72.73%) Firewall
2 6 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (27.27%) LAN
3 5 (22.73%) VPN
4 4 (18.18%) SAN
4 4 (18.18%) WAN
5 3 (13.64%) BGP
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (13.64%) EIGRP
5 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
5 3 (13.64%) Network Security
5 3 (13.64%) OSPF
5 3 (13.64%) SSL
5 3 (13.64%) WLAN
6 2 (9.09%) ADSL
6 2 (9.09%) HSRP
6 2 (9.09%) MPLS
6 2 (9.09%) RIP
6 2 (9.09%) SNMP
6 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
3 3 (13.64%) IT Security Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Security Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Support
5 1 (4.55%) IT Architect
5 1 (4.55%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Network Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
1 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
2 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Information Security
3 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) Coaching
4 2 (9.09%) Compliance Audit
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.09%) IT Governance
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (9.09%) Network Management
4 2 (9.09%) Security Management
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Statistics
4 2 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (45.45%) CCNA
3 8 (36.36%) CCNP
4 5 (22.73%) MCSE
4 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (13.64%) CISA
5 3 (13.64%) CISSP
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
6 2 (9.09%) CCDP
6 2 (9.09%) CCIE
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) FortiGate
2 2 (9.09%) BladeLogic
2 2 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Dell
5 4 (18.18%) Apple
5 4 (18.18%) SolarWinds
5 4 (18.18%) Veeam
6 3 (13.64%) Aruba
6 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
6 3 (13.64%) Fortinet
6 3 (13.64%) Infoblox
6 3 (13.64%) Juniper
7 2 (9.09%) BMC
7 2 (9.09%) Citrix
7 2 (9.09%) EMC
7 2 (9.09%) F5
7 2 (9.09%) HP
7 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
7 2 (9.09%) Nortel
7 2 (9.09%) Remedy
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance/Car, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wales
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allowance+ben
Posted: 9 hours ago
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National Assembly for Wales
Salary: From £26,917 to £36,909 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago