The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 61 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.67% 0.80% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.48% 6.25% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +160.00%
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 80 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 19.20% 12.80% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 91 63 91
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Wireless
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Wireless Salary Trend in Merseyside

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Wireless
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 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
Liverpool +4 3 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) VoIP
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Lync
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) IMAP

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) VoIP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) IMAP
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) SMTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) CCSA
2 1 (20.00%) CCSE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Aruba
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper