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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 192 221 212
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 34 27 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.44% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.89% 2.70% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 41
Median salary £36,750 £28,743 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.85% -0.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £17,100 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £41,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
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
873 999 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.94% 16.38% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 731 779 818
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 13 £37,500 - 1
Cheshire +31 12 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Manchester +1 8 £36,250 +18.90%
Lancashire -4 1 £24,000 +33.33%
Wi-Fi
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 42 (63.64%) LAN
2 31 (46.97%) WAN
3 28 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 28 (42.42%) Active Directory
4 26 (39.39%) Windows
5 21 (31.82%) ITIL
6 19 (28.79%) Cisco
7 18 (27.27%) TCP/IP
7 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (27.27%) Windows 7
8 17 (25.76%) VMware
9 15 (22.73%) Firewall
9 15 (22.73%) MCP
10 14 (21.21%) SLA
10 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (19.70%) SCCM
11 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (19.70%) MS Office
12 12 (18.18%) Linux
12 12 (18.18%) VoIP
12 12 (18.18%) Finance
12 12 (18.18%) Degree
12 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (16.67%) Telecoms
13 11 (16.67%) Dell
13 11 (16.67%) Intel Security
14 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
15 9 (13.64%) Driving Licence
15 9 (13.64%) Unix
16 8 (12.12%) WLAN

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.52%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) MS Office
2 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Office 365
2 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (3.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (3.03%) Route 53
5 1 (1.52%) IaaS
5 1 (1.52%) PaaS
5 1 (1.52%) SaaS
5 1 (1.52%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 42 (63.64%) LAN
2 31 (46.97%) WAN
3 18 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 15 (22.73%) Firewall
5 12 (18.18%) VoIP
6 8 (12.12%) Wireless
6 8 (12.12%) WLAN
7 6 (9.09%) DHCP
8 4 (6.06%) DNS
8 4 (6.06%) PABX
9 3 (4.55%) Internet
9 3 (4.55%) SAN
9 3 (4.55%) VPN
10 2 (3.03%) 802.11
10 2 (3.03%) BGP
10 2 (3.03%) EIGRP
10 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
10 2 (3.03%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (3.03%) IPv4
10 2 (3.03%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (12.12%) Back Office
4 5 (7.58%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.03%) Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Law
6 1 (1.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
1 12 (18.18%) IT Support
2 10 (15.15%) IT Technician
2 10 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Network Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Embedded Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Embedded Software Developer
5 7 (10.61%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 6 (9.09%) Support Technician
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) IT Support Technician
7 5 (7.58%) Wireless Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Wireless Network Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) Middleware
2 2 (3.03%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.52%) JSON
3 1 (1.52%) OAuth
3 1 (1.52%) REST
3 1 (1.52%) SAML
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.64%) Driving Licence
3 7 (10.61%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.06%) EPoS
6 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
7 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.03%) Device Driver
7 2 (3.03%) iPad
8 1 (1.52%) BYOD
8 1 (1.52%) NHS
8 1 (1.52%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (39.39%) Windows
2 18 (27.27%) Windows 7
2 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (18.18%) Linux
5 9 (13.64%) Unix
6 7 (10.61%) Android
6 7 (10.61%) Windows Server
7 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (9.09%) Windows XP
8 4 (6.06%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
9 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.55%) Windows CE
10 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.03%) OpenWrt
11 1 (1.52%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) ITIL
2 7 (10.61%) Network Design
2 7 (10.61%) PRINCE2
3 6 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (7.58%) Service Management
4 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (7.58%) TOGAF
5 4 (6.06%) CRM
5 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
5 4 (6.06%) Information Security
5 4 (6.06%) Performance Management
5 4 (6.06%) Project Management
5 4 (6.06%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (3.03%) DevOps
6 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.03%) Network Management
7 1 (1.52%) Process Management
7 1 (1.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) C
1 7 (10.61%) Embedded C
2 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
2 2 (3.03%) C++
2 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.03%) Python
2 2 (3.03%) SQL
3 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) MCP
2 12 (18.18%) Degree
3 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (7.58%) CCNA
4 5 (7.58%) CCNP
5 4 (6.06%) MCTS
5 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.52%) NCDA
6 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (21.21%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (42.42%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.03%) Docker
5 2 (3.03%) Firmware
6 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (19.70%) SCCM
2 3 (4.55%) SCOM
3 2 (3.03%) Ansible
3 2 (3.03%) MobiControl
3 2 (3.03%) Nagios
4 1 (1.52%) SnapMirror
4 1 (1.52%) SnapVault
4 1 (1.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 28 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 19 (28.79%) Cisco
3 17 (25.76%) VMware
4 11 (16.67%) Dell
4 11 (16.67%) Intel Security
5 8 (12.12%) Citrix
6 5 (7.58%) Aruba
6 5 (7.58%) Meraki
6 5 (7.58%) SAP
7 4 (6.06%) NetApp
8 3 (4.55%) Motorola
8 3 (4.55%) Sophos
9 1 (1.52%) Apple
9 1 (1.52%) Guidewire
9 1 (1.52%) HP
9 1 (1.52%) iManage
9 1 (1.52%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.52%) Sage
9 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
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