The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 94 118 116
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -2
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 7 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.60% 0.78% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.32% 4.44% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 16
Median salary £59,000 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.50% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Wi-Fi
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
211 293 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.07% 17.58% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 163 242 237
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +37.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Cheshire

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 7 £59,000 -
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) LAN
2 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) Meraki
3 4 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) Windows CE
4 3 (18.75%) Motorola
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Back Office
4 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Android
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security
4 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (12.50%) Network Management
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Network Design
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) OSPF
5 2 (12.50%) BGP
5 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (12.50%) CCNP
5 2 (12.50%) CCNA

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 3 (18.75%) Network Security
3 2 (12.50%) BGP
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) OSPF
3 2 (12.50%) WLAN
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (18.75%) Back Office
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Android
2 3 (18.75%) Windows CE
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Network Design
3 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 2 (12.50%) Service Design
3 2 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
1 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) MobiControl
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Meraki
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Motorola
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Apple
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Samsung