The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 30 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.90% 1.03% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 5.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -
Wi-Fi
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.41% 17.44% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 11
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,750 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,300 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Chester

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) Telematics
3 3 (33.33%) Office 365
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) SQLite
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) Android Development
4 2 (22.22%) Android
4 2 (22.22%) Android Studio

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
2 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Android Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Android Developer
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Telematics
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 2 (22.22%) Android Development
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) IBM