The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 231 224 232
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 26 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.31% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.42% 2.22% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 19
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £25,750 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £71,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -6.66%
Wi-Fi
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1076 948 1008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.39% 14.16% 14.24%
Number of salaries quoted 891 774 855
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% +23.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in the North West

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in the North West

Wi-Fi
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 Wi-Fi within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Cheshire +4 17 £34,000 -49.62%
Manchester -17 7 £22,500 -29.68% 4
Merseyside +12 1 £33,333 -
Lancashire - 1 £17,000 -
Wi-Fi
England

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 38 (64.41%) Finance
2 36 (61.02%) LAN
3 34 (57.63%) WAN
3 34 (57.63%) Microsoft
4 28 (47.46%) VMware
5 27 (45.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (35.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (35.59%) Back Office
6 21 (35.59%) SLA
7 18 (30.51%) UNIX
7 18 (30.51%) Windows
7 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
8 15 (25.42%) ITIL
8 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (25.42%) Apple iOS
9 13 (22.03%) Windows 7
10 12 (20.34%) Internet
11 10 (16.95%) MCP
11 10 (16.95%) iOS Development
12 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
12 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (15.25%) Firewall
13 8 (13.56%) MS Office
13 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
13 8 (13.56%) VPN
13 8 (13.56%) Windows XP
14 7 (11.86%) Mercurial
14 7 (11.86%) Windows 8
14 7 (11.86%) Mentoring

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.47%) Apache
2 3 (5.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) PaaS
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (61.02%) LAN
2 34 (57.63%) WAN
3 12 (20.34%) Internet
4 9 (15.25%) Firewall
5 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
5 8 (13.56%) VPN
6 7 (11.86%) VLAN
7 6 (10.17%) SSL
8 5 (8.47%) Intranet
8 5 (8.47%) DNS
8 5 (8.47%) LDAP
8 5 (8.47%) DHCP
9 3 (5.08%) SAN
10 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.69%) HTTP
11 1 (1.69%) ADSL
11 1 (1.69%) Broadband
11 1 (1.69%) IPv6
11 1 (1.69%) Network Security
11 1 (1.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (8.47%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Subversion
1 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.86%) Mercurial
General
1 38 (64.41%) Finance
2 21 (35.59%) Back Office
3 7 (11.86%) Automotive
4 5 (8.47%) Multimedia
4 5 (8.47%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Administrator
2 16 (27.12%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (20.34%) Analyst
4 10 (16.95%) Developer
5 8 (13.56%) iOS Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Software Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Software Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Support Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Security Architect
8 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) ICT Technician
8 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Technician
9 3 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (5.08%) Service Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) IT Support
9 3 (5.08%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Service Desk Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) JSON
2 6 (10.17%) OAuth
2 6 (10.17%) REST
2 6 (10.17%) Web Services
2 6 (10.17%) XML
2 6 (10.17%) SAML
3 5 (8.47%) HTML
4 1 (1.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.47%) VLE
2 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.39%) Biometrics
3 2 (3.39%) Cryptography
3 2 (3.39%) Telematics
3 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) Open Source
4 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) UNIX
1 18 (30.51%) Windows
2 15 (25.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (25.42%) Apple iOS
3 13 (22.03%) Windows 7
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (13.56%) Windows XP
6 7 (11.86%) Windows 8
7 6 (10.17%) Linux
8 5 (8.47%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.39%) Android
10 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (25.42%) ITIL
3 10 (16.95%) iOS Development
4 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.17%) SABSA
5 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (10.17%) TOGAF
6 5 (8.47%) Information Security
6 5 (8.47%) Software Deployment
7 4 (6.78%) Security Architecture
7 4 (6.78%) SOA
7 4 (6.78%) Resource Management
8 2 (3.39%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.39%) Android Development
9 1 (1.69%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.69%) SIEM
9 1 (1.69%) Change Control
9 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) PHP
1 5 (8.47%) VB
1 5 (8.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) MCP
2 6 (10.17%) CCNA
2 6 (10.17%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (8.47%) CCNP
4 4 (6.78%) MCSE
5 2 (3.39%) Degree
6 1 (1.69%) NCDA
6 1 (1.69%) CISSP
6 1 (1.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (35.59%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (45.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (30.51%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.08%) vSphere
5 2 (3.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (57.63%) Microsoft
2 28 (47.46%) VMware
3 7 (11.86%) BT
4 6 (10.17%) McAfee
4 6 (10.17%) Dell
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle
6 3 (5.08%) NetApp
7 2 (3.39%) Cisco
8 1 (1.69%) Citrix
8 1 (1.69%) Apple
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