The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 58 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 7 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.34% 1.15% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.73% 5.45% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Average salary £11,000 £24,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.10% -55.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 110 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.56% 21.11% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 50 106 64
Average salary £28,000 £29,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.08% -15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,150 £18,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Lancashire

Wireless
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £11,000 -
Chorley - 1 £22,000 -
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) Logistics
5 3 (27.27%) Clustering
5 3 (27.27%) TETRA
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 3 (27.27%) NAS
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (27.27%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) LAN

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) SAN
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) TETRA
2 3 (27.27%) NAS
2 3 (27.27%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Field Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Field Service Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Assistant
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Support
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Support
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Hardware Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Logistics
1 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
1 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) HP
Preston, Lancashire
Lancashire County Council
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