The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Blackpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 6.56% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £18,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Wireless
Lancashire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Blackpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Blackpool 24.59% 13.33% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 11
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Blackpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Blackpool

Wireless
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Blackpool

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Vista
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
3 1 (14.29%) FTP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) ARCserve
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Blackpool region citing Wireless also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WLAN
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (85.71%) Support Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) IT Support Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) IT Support
2 5 (71.43%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Help Desk Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (57.14%) Desktop Support
3 4 (57.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Vista
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Veeam
2 1 (14.29%) HP