The first table below looks at the demand for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless 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
Rank 126 92 105
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +13
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 3 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.17% 1.17% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.02% 7.41% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 35
Average salary £37,500 £58,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.89% +6.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Cheshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless 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
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Runcorn - 1 £37,500 -
Daresbury - 1 - -
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 8 (61.54%) CCNP
4 7 (53.85%) VPN
4 7 (53.85%) Firewall
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (38.46%) VLAN
6 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
6 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
6 5 (38.46%) F5
6 5 (38.46%) Frame Relay
6 5 (38.46%) IPsec
6 5 (38.46%) NetScreen
6 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
6 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
6 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (38.46%) EIGRP
6 5 (38.46%) OpenView
6 5 (38.46%) CiscoWorks
6 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
6 5 (38.46%) 802.11
6 5 (38.46%) DWDM
6 5 (38.46%) MPLS
6 5 (38.46%) OSPF
6 5 (38.46%) BGP
6 5 (38.46%) Multicast
7 3 (23.08%) Windows

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 8 (61.54%) WAN
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (38.46%) VLAN
5 5 (38.46%) BIG-IP
5 5 (38.46%) Frame Relay
5 5 (38.46%) IPsec
5 5 (38.46%) NetScreen
5 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
5 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) EIGRP
5 5 (38.46%) 802.11
5 5 (38.46%) DWDM
5 5 (38.46%) MPLS
5 5 (38.46%) OSPF
5 5 (38.46%) BGP
5 5 (38.46%) Multicast
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Wireless Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL
1 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Network Design
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (61.54%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) MCITP
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) CCIE
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) OpenView
1 5 (38.46%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) Fortinet
2 5 (38.46%) F5
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) Aruba
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Mitel
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