The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 41 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.82% 0.44% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 2.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £38,500 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.87% -
Wireless
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
32 39 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.06% 17.18% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 32
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £35,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Wireless
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Chester

Wireless
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) DNS

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco