The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 110 95 136
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +41
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 19 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.05% 1.00% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.44% 6.30% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 4
Average salary £37,500 £70,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.42% +250.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
295 270 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.23% 15.85% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 233 204 287
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wi-Fi
North West

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 15 £34,000 - 1
Knutsford - 2 £72,500 - 1
Warrington - 1 £49,000 -
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 18 (62.07%) LAN
2 18 (62.07%) WAN
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 17 (58.62%) VMware
4 13 (44.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (41.38%) Back Office
5 12 (41.38%) SLA
5 12 (41.38%) UNIX
6 9 (31.03%) VPN
7 7 (24.14%) CCNA
7 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (24.14%) BT
7 7 (24.14%) Automotive
7 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
7 7 (24.14%) Mercurial
7 7 (24.14%) Subversion
7 7 (24.14%) Apple iOS
7 7 (24.14%) iOS Development
8 6 (20.69%) Firewall
9 5 (17.24%) Citrix
9 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
9 5 (17.24%) Windows
10 4 (13.79%) ITIL
10 4 (13.79%) MCP
10 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.79%) Web Services
10 4 (13.79%) MCSE

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) Site Server
3 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) LAN
1 18 (62.07%) WAN
2 9 (31.03%) VPN
3 6 (20.69%) Firewall
4 3 (10.34%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.45%) DHCP
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) DNS
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
5 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (24.14%) Mercurial
1 7 (24.14%) Subversion
General
1 24 (82.76%) Finance
2 12 (41.38%) Back Office
3 7 (24.14%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Administrator
2 9 (31.03%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
3 7 (24.14%) iOS Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) IT Support
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Security Architect
6 3 (10.34%) Architect
6 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
7 2 (6.90%) Desktop Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Information Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Information Security Manager
8 1 (3.45%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) JSON
2 3 (10.34%) OAuth
2 3 (10.34%) REST
2 3 (10.34%) XML
2 3 (10.34%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Firmware
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.45%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.45%) Biometrics
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) UNIX
2 7 (24.14%) Apple iOS
3 5 (17.24%) Windows
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (24.14%) iOS Development
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (10.34%) SABSA
4 3 (10.34%) Information Security
5 2 (6.90%) SOA
5 2 (6.90%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.45%) SIEM
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) CCNA
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCP
2 4 (13.79%) MCSE
2 4 (13.79%) CCNP
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (41.38%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.45%) Xen
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 7 (24.14%) BT
3 5 (17.24%) Citrix
4 4 (13.79%) HP
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) Mitel
5 1 (3.45%) Sage
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: Yesterday