Period
to 20 March 2019

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 6 months to 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 85 124
Rank change year-on-year -13 +39 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 22 57 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.25% 2.97% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 18.27% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 17
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £46,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.48% +27.78% -15.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £29,500 £24,700
90th Percentile £51,000 £65,000 £51,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -5.56%

Wireless 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 264 312 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.06% 16.25% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 211 246 285
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 20 March 2019.

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 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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 +4 17 £32,750 -2.96% 7
North Wales +15 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Wireless
UK

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) VoIP
3 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (45.45%) SCCM
4 10 (45.45%) VPN
5 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 8 (36.36%) SLA
5 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 7 (31.82%) VMware
6 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
6 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
6 7 (31.82%) Office 365
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (27.27%) Electronics
7 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
8 5 (22.73%) LAN
8 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
8 5 (22.73%) Linux
8 5 (22.73%) Break/Fix
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) VSAT
8 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 5 (22.73%) CCTV
9 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
9 4 (18.18%) PowerShell

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 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Office 365
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) VoIP
2 10 (45.45%) VPN
3 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) VSAT
5 4 (18.18%) DNS
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) SAN
6 3 (13.64%) DHCP
6 3 (13.64%) WAN
7 2 (9.09%) Network Security
8 1 (4.55%) Internet
8 1 (4.55%) OSPF
8 1 (4.55%) RS-232
8 1 (4.55%) VLAN
8 1 (4.55%) VSAN
8 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.55%) Wireshark
8 1 (4.55%) xDSL
8 1 (4.55%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (27.27%) Electronics
1 6 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Deskside Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Deskside Support
2 6 (27.27%) Deskside Support Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Desktop Support
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Installations Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Network Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Technician
7 1 (4.55%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) CCTV
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 10
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Android
6 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (22.73%) Break/Fix
3 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.09%) BCP
4 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Coaching
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
5 1 (4.55%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) C++
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 13485
2 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.55%) Firmware
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Aruba
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) Mitel
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam