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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 90 115 120
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 9 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.75% 0.41% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.37% 1.91% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 8
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £45,000 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
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
206 367 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.25% 21.30% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 160 233 259
Average salary £32,500 £38,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.03% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow -2 4 £36,000 +4.34%
Macclesfield - 2 £24,000 -
Warrington - 1 £40,000 - 3
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 10 (71.43%) LAN
1 10 (71.43%) WAN
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Back Office
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) SLA
6 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 4 (28.57%) SCCM
6 4 (28.57%) Office 365
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
7 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix
7 3 (21.43%) Intel Security
7 3 (21.43%) Sophos
7 3 (21.43%) MCP
7 3 (21.43%) MS Office
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) LAN
1 10 (71.43%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) VoIP
3 1 (7.14%) Broadband
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Back Office
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Technician
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Android
5 2 (14.29%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.14%) Presales
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
2 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Intel Security
3 3 (21.43%) Sophos
4 2 (14.29%) Motorola
5 1 (7.14%) Apple
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