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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 76 109 88
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -21
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 52 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.00% 0.92% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.51% 5.90% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 18
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -35.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £42,975
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £41,500 £65,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
315 305 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.18% 15.51% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 245 236 204
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
Crewe +14 35 £40,000 - 1
Warrington - 15 £36,250 - 1
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 103 (82.40%) Finance
2 101 (80.80%) Retail
3 99 (79.20%) Risk Management
3 99 (79.20%) Financial Institution
3 99 (79.20%) Customer Engagement
4 51 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (28.80%) Degree
6 31 (24.80%) Windows
7 30 (24.00%) Java
8 29 (23.20%) DNS
9 28 (22.40%) Microsoft
10 24 (19.20%) HTML
10 24 (19.20%) .NET
10 24 (19.20%) Firewall
11 23 (18.40%) SDLC
12 22 (17.60%) DHCP
13 21 (16.80%) SSL
14 20 (16.00%) T-SQL
14 20 (16.00%) JavaScript
14 20 (16.00%) User Experience
15 19 (15.20%) Line Management
15 19 (15.20%) VPN
15 19 (15.20%) Cisco
16 18 (14.40%) CSS
16 18 (14.40%) Mobile App
16 18 (14.40%) jQuery
16 18 (14.40%) HTML5
17 17 (13.60%) MS Excel
17 17 (13.60%) MySQL
17 17 (13.60%) SQL

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 13 (10.40%) JBoss
2 9 (7.20%) IIS
3 8 (6.40%) Apache
4 7 (5.60%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.60%) MS Exchange
5 5 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.20%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.20%) Jetty
6 4 (3.20%) Liferay
7 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.80%) nginx
Applications
1 17 (13.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.20%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.40%) MS Project
4 3 (2.40%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Magento
2 2 (1.60%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.80%) SaaS
1 1 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.20%) DNS
2 24 (19.20%) Firewall
3 22 (17.60%) DHCP
4 21 (16.80%) SSL
5 19 (15.20%) VPN
6 17 (13.60%) TCP/IP
6 17 (13.60%) LAN
7 12 (9.60%) Ethernet
7 12 (9.60%) WAN
8 11 (8.80%) MPLS
8 11 (8.80%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (8.00%) xDSL
9 10 (8.00%) DMVPN
9 10 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (8.00%) NX-OS
9 10 (8.00%) 802.11
9 10 (8.00%) TACACS
9 10 (8.00%) IPsec
9 10 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (8.00%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.60%) MySQL
2 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 10 (8.00%) Subversion
1 10 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.40%) JIRA
3 6 (4.80%) Axure RP
4 4 (3.20%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (3.20%) Maven
5 2 (1.60%) Metasploit
5 2 (1.60%) AppScan
General
1 103 (82.40%) Finance
2 101 (80.80%) Retail
3 99 (79.20%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (32.00%) Developer
2 25 (20.00%) Analyst
3 14 (11.20%) Test Analyst
4 13 (10.40%) Network Engineer
5 9 (7.20%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) .NET Developer
7 7 (5.60%) Project Coordinator
7 7 (5.60%) Team Leader
7 7 (5.60%) Coordinator
8 6 (4.80%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.80%) UX Developer
9 5 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
9 5 (4.00%) Business Manager
9 5 (4.00%) Desktop Support Team Leader
9 5 (4.00%) Desktop Team Leader
9 5 (4.00%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.00%) Architect
9 5 (4.00%) Desktop Support
9 5 (4.00%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (19.20%) HTML
1 24 (19.20%) .NET
2 18 (14.40%) CSS
2 18 (14.40%) jQuery
2 18 (14.40%) HTML5
3 12 (9.60%) Web Services
4 10 (8.00%) XML
4 10 (8.00%) 802.1X
5 9 (7.20%) Middleware
6 8 (6.40%) RESTful
6 8 (6.40%) .NET Framework
7 6 (4.80%) LAMP
8 4 (3.20%) WinForms
8 4 (3.20%) Spring
8 4 (3.20%) SOAP
8 4 (3.20%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.20%) Java EE
8 4 (3.20%) WCF
8 4 (3.20%) WPF
8 4 (3.20%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) User Experience
2 18 (14.40%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.80%) Device Driver
3 6 (4.80%) Graphic Design
4 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.00%) Life Science
5 4 (3.20%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.80%) NHS
6 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.80%) Windows
2 13 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (8.80%) Linux
4 10 (8.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (7.20%) Windows XP
5 9 (7.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (5.60%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.60%) CentOS
7 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.60%) Android
7 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.60%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (79.20%) Risk Management
1 99 (79.20%) Customer Engagement
2 51 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (18.40%) SDLC
4 19 (15.20%) Line Management
5 14 (11.20%) Software Testing
6 13 (10.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (10.40%) Project Management
7 12 (9.60%) OOP
7 12 (9.60%) OO
7 12 (9.60%) Change Management
7 12 (9.60%) Automated Testing
7 12 (9.60%) Modular Programming
7 12 (9.60%) Unit Testing
8 11 (8.80%) PRINCE2
9 10 (8.00%) Waterfall
9 10 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (8.00%) Web Application Development
9 10 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 10 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.00%) Java
2 20 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 17 (13.60%) SQL
4 14 (11.20%) PHP
5 13 (10.40%) C#
6 12 (9.60%) PowerShell
7 7 (5.60%) VB
8 4 (3.20%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.20%) Python
8 4 (3.20%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.60%) C++
9 2 (1.60%) Perl
10 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (28.80%) Degree
2 14 (11.20%) ISEB
3 13 (10.40%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (9.60%) CCNP
5 5 (4.00%) CCNA
6 3 (2.40%) MCSE
6 3 (2.40%) MCSA
6 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.60%) CISSP
7 2 (1.60%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.60%) IIBA
8 1 (0.80%) CCENT
8 1 (0.80%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) QA
3 1 (0.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (10.40%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.60%) Terminal Server
3 5 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.60%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.80%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.40%) WSUS
2 2 (1.60%) SCCM
3 1 (0.80%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.80%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.80%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 28 (22.40%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.20%) Cisco
3 9 (7.20%) VMware
4 5 (4.00%) Symantec
5 3 (2.40%) HP
5 3 (2.40%) Dell
6 2 (1.60%) Citrix
6 2 (1.60%) Juniper
6 2 (1.60%) Mitel
6 2 (1.60%) WatchGuard
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle
6 2 (1.60%) GFI Software
7 1 (0.80%) Meru Networks
7 1 (0.80%) LogRhythm
7 1 (0.80%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.80%) Aruba
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Winsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Van
Posted: 23 days ago