The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mobile Computing in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mobile Computing over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mobile Computing
Rank 251 239 254
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing Mobile Computing 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% 0.057% 0.014%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.17% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £25,750 £36,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.96% +39.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Mobile Computing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2282 2421 2419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 35.53% 34.41% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1814 1890 1989
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Mobile Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Computing across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mobile Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Mobile Computing
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mobile Computing across the North West region.

Mobile Computing Salary Trend in the North West

Mobile Computing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Computing within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Merseyside - 2 £25,750 -
Mobile Computing
England

Mobile Computing
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Mobile Computing 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 Mobile Computing.

1 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix

Mobile Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Mobile Computing 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 Mobile Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) LAN
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Structured Cabling
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Installations Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Network Support
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Support
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Field Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) Junior IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix