The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 32 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wireless 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.98% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £360 £330
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £36.25 £20.13
% change year-on-year
-44.13% +80.12%
Wireless
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 55 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.89% 15.45% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 22
Median daily rate £350 £430 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £165 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Median hourly rate £19.85 £22.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.77% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £12.40 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 £32.15 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Wireless
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wireless across the Merseyside region.

Wireless Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Wireless
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wireless across the Merseyside region.

Wireless Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Wireless
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southport - 2 £400 -
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (60.00%) Case Management
3 3 (60.00%) Cyber Attack
3 3 (60.00%) ELK Stack
3 3 (60.00%) RSA enVision
3 3 (60.00%) QRadar
3 3 (60.00%) SANS
3 3 (60.00%) Apple
3 3 (60.00%) SSCP
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (60.00%) Splunk
3 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Redis

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) IPv6
3 1 (20.00%) MRTG
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Redis
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Security Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Security Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) ELK Stack
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) Security Operations
3 3 (60.00%) Case Management
3 3 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
3 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) SIEM
3 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (40.00%) Network Design
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Security
5 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Security Management
5 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) SANS
2 3 (60.00%) SSCP
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Kibana
1 3 (60.00%) logstash
1 3 (60.00%) QRadar
1 3 (60.00%) RSA enVision
2 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Apple
2 3 (60.00%) LogRhythm
2 3 (60.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Infoblox