The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 92 86 105
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 43 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.70% 2.35% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.74% 13.15% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 13
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £33,800 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £75,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Wireless
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
190 327 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.82% 17.84% 18.15%
Number of salaries quoted 143 263 250
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram 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 13 February 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
(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
Widnes - 2 £23,000 -
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 25 (80.65%) LAN
2 23 (74.19%) DNS
3 20 (64.52%) VMware
4 18 (58.06%) Firewall
5 17 (54.84%) WAN
6 16 (51.61%) VoIP
6 16 (51.61%) SAN
7 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
8 14 (45.16%) IIS
8 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
9 13 (41.94%) Windows
9 13 (41.94%) SharePoint
9 13 (41.94%) Citrix
9 13 (41.94%) SCCM
10 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
10 11 (35.48%) Cisco
11 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
11 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
11 10 (32.26%) DHCP
11 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
12 9 (29.03%) CCNA
12 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
14 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
14 6 (19.35%) MS Office

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 14 (45.16%) IIS
1 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 13 (41.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.68%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
2 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) LAN
2 23 (74.19%) DNS
3 18 (58.06%) Firewall
4 17 (54.84%) WAN
5 16 (51.61%) SAN
5 16 (51.61%) VoIP
6 10 (32.26%) DHCP
6 10 (32.26%) TCP/IP
7 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
8 2 (6.45%) 802.11
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.45%) DMVPN
8 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
8 2 (6.45%) MPLS
8 2 (6.45%) SSL
8 2 (6.45%) TACACS
8 2 (6.45%) VPN
8 2 (6.45%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) AppScan
1 2 (6.45%) Burp Suite
1 2 (6.45%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.68%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (38.71%) IT Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Citrix Systems Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Citrix Specialist
6 4 (12.90%) VMware Specialist
7 3 (9.68%) Information Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Information Systems Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) IT Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) IT Support
7 3 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) 802.1X
1 2 (6.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Life Science
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
6 3 (9.68%) Linux
7 2 (6.45%) Kali Linux
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.23%) CentOS
8 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Data Security
3 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) Security Patching
3 3 (9.68%) Supplier Management
4 2 (6.45%) API Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
4 2 (6.45%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Python
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) Perl
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) Ruby
3 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (29.03%) CCNA
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) MCSE
5 2 (6.45%) CCNP
5 2 (6.45%) MCP
6 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) MCSA
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) VMware
2 13 (41.94%) Citrix
3 11 (35.48%) Cisco
4 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.68%) CommVault
5 3 (9.68%) Lotus
5 3 (9.68%) NetApp
6 1 (3.23%) Avaya
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) Draytek
6 1 (3.23%) Google
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) NETGEAR
6 1 (3.23%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Comms-care
Salary: £38k - 40k per year + Certified Training
Posted: 8 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Spirit Data Capture
Salary: Negotiable Depending On Experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Spirit Data Capture
Salary: Competitive + Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago