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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank - - 41
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%
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
22 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 12.43% 19.55% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 16
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 16 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Broadband
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft