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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 105 110 134
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 11 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.61% 0.44% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 2.57% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 6
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
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
335 272 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.60% 17.01% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 281 248 292
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 -1 8 £34,000 +4.61%
Chester - 2 £40,000 -
Warrington +9 1 £47,500 +18.75%
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 23 (76.67%) LAN
1 23 (76.67%) WAN
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 21 (70.00%) VMware
2 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (60.00%) Back Office
4 18 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (60.00%) SLA
5 16 (53.33%) UNIX
6 6 (20.00%) VPN
7 5 (16.67%) Web Services
7 5 (16.67%) XML
7 5 (16.67%) Internet
7 5 (16.67%) SAML
7 5 (16.67%) JSON
7 5 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (16.67%) OAuth
7 5 (16.67%) REST
7 5 (16.67%) SABSA
8 4 (13.33%) Information Security
8 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 3 (10.00%) CCNP
9 3 (10.00%) CCNA
9 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (10.00%) MCSE
9 3 (10.00%) SOA
9 3 (10.00%) Firewall

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) LAN
1 23 (76.67%) WAN
2 6 (20.00%) VPN
3 5 (16.67%) Internet
4 3 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (3.33%) Network Security
5 1 (3.33%) DNS
5 1 (3.33%) DHCP
General
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 18 (60.00%) Back Office
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Systems Administrator
1 16 (53.33%) Administrator
2 6 (20.00%) Security Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Web Services
1 5 (16.67%) XML
1 5 (16.67%) SAML
1 5 (16.67%) JSON
1 5 (16.67%) OAuth
1 5 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Biometrics
1 2 (6.67%) Cryptography
1 2 (6.67%) Telematics
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) CCTV
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (16.67%) SABSA
3 4 (13.33%) Information Security
4 3 (10.00%) SOA
4 3 (10.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) Android Development
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) iOS Development
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CCNP
1 3 (10.00%) CCNA
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) MCP
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (70.00%) VMware
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix