The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 48 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 5 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.25% 0.76% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.64% 5.97% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £33,654 £30,000 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.17% +76.47%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +5.79%
Wi-Fi
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 Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 67 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.78% 12.71% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44 58 45
Median salary £33,654 £27,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.37% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Lancashire

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 5 £33,654 -
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) BT
2 4 (66.67%) Broadband
3 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) NHS

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Broadband
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Designer
1 4 (66.67%) ICT Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) BT
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware