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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 55 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.44% 0.67% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 3.48% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
48 115 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.55% 19.13% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 91 62
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 28 August 2015. 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 +11 2 £50,000 -9.09%
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Market Research
3 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) PABX
3 1 (33.33%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) GLBP
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) PABX
2 1 (33.33%) HSRP
2 1 (33.33%) GLBP
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
2 1 (33.33%) Architecture Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Market Research
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 1 (33.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper