The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless 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 Wireless over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 150 224 188
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -36
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 106 25 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.64% 0.36% 0.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.21% 2.41% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 54 23 57
Average salary £35,000 £29,339 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.29% -26.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £12,389 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Wireless
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
946 1036 1115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.61% 14.95% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 758 864 936
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Wireless
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Wireless Salary Trend in the North West

Wireless
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in the North West

Wireless
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 Wireless within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Cheshire +47 53 £35,000 -22.22% 13
Manchester +27 41 £40,000 +10.34% 5
Lancashire -10 7 £18,500 -26.00% 1
Merseyside +14 2 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Cumbria - 1 £24,936 -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 120 (52.63%) Finance
2 101 (44.30%) Retail
3 100 (43.86%) Customer Engagement
4 99 (43.42%) Financial Institution
4 99 (43.42%) Risk Management
5 80 (35.09%) Windows
6 75 (32.89%) Cisco
7 71 (31.14%) Microsoft
8 67 (29.39%) Firewall
9 59 (25.88%) LAN
10 54 (23.68%) VPN
11 53 (23.25%) MS Excel
12 49 (21.49%) Degree
13 48 (21.05%) Active Directory
14 47 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
15 46 (20.18%) DNS
16 44 (19.30%) ITIL
17 42 (18.42%) WAN
18 40 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
19 39 (17.11%) Project Management
20 38 (16.67%) DHCP
21 37 (16.23%) TCP/IP
22 33 (14.47%) VMware
23 32 (14.04%) SLA
24 29 (12.72%) Telecoms
24 29 (12.72%) Windows 7
25 28 (12.28%) Citrix
25 28 (12.28%) VoIP
25 28 (12.28%) MS Office
26 27 (11.84%) Java

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 25 (10.96%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.02%) IIS
3 14 (6.14%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.07%) JBoss
5 6 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.75%) Apache
7 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.32%) Lync
9 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.44%) nginx
Applications
1 53 (23.25%) MS Excel
2 28 (12.28%) MS Office
3 16 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.07%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.88%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Sage 50
2 4 (1.75%) Magento
3 2 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.19%) Office 365
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 67 (29.39%) Firewall
2 59 (25.88%) LAN
3 54 (23.68%) VPN
4 46 (20.18%) DNS
5 42 (18.42%) WAN
6 38 (16.67%) DHCP
7 37 (16.23%) TCP/IP
8 28 (12.28%) VoIP
9 26 (11.40%) SAN
10 21 (9.21%) MPLS
11 18 (7.89%) SSL
12 16 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (6.14%) OSPF
14 12 (5.26%) Internet
15 11 (4.82%) 3G
15 11 (4.82%) WLAN
15 11 (4.82%) LTE
15 11 (4.82%) Network Security
16 10 (4.39%) VLAN
16 10 (4.39%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.82%) MySQL
3 5 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (4.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (2.63%) Subversion
2 6 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.63%) Axure RP
3 4 (1.75%) JIRA
4 2 (0.88%) Metasploit
4 2 (0.88%) AppScan
General
1 120 (52.63%) Finance
2 101 (44.30%) Retail
3 99 (43.42%) Financial Institution
4 29 (12.72%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (20.18%) Developer
2 34 (14.91%) Analyst
3 28 (12.28%) Support Engineer
4 23 (10.09%) Network Engineer
5 15 (6.58%) IT Support
6 14 (6.14%) Consultant
7 12 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 12 (5.26%) .NET Developer
8 11 (4.82%) Architect
8 11 (4.82%) Project Manager
8 11 (4.82%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (4.39%) PHP Developer
9 10 (4.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 9 (3.95%) Desktop Support
10 9 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (3.95%) IT Support Engineer
11 8 (3.51%) Technical Support
11 8 (3.51%) Cisco Engineer
11 8 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (3.51%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.84%) .NET
2 18 (7.89%) HTML
3 14 (6.14%) CSS
3 14 (6.14%) jQuery
3 14 (6.14%) HTML5
4 8 (3.51%) Web Services
4 8 (3.51%) XML
4 8 (3.51%) .NET Framework
5 7 (3.07%) Middleware
6 6 (2.63%) LAMP
7 4 (1.75%) WinForms
7 4 (1.75%) WCF
7 4 (1.75%) WPF
7 4 (1.75%) SOAP
7 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.75%) Entity Framework
7 4 (1.75%) RESTful
7 4 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.88%) REST
8 2 (0.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.21%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.02%) User Experience
3 15 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.14%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.51%) HP StoreVirtual
5 8 (3.51%) Clustering
6 6 (2.63%) CCTV
6 6 (2.63%) Graphic Design
7 5 (2.19%) Replication
8 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.75%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.75%) NHS
8 4 (1.75%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.32%) BBC
9 3 (1.32%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.32%) iDTV
9 3 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.88%) iPhone
10 2 (0.88%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.88%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 80 (35.09%) Windows
2 29 (12.72%) Windows 7
3 26 (11.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (7.89%) Windows XP
4 18 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (6.58%) Linux
7 14 (6.14%) Windows 8
8 10 (4.39%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (2.63%) Windows Vista
9 6 (2.63%) Android
9 6 (2.63%) UNIX
10 4 (1.75%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.75%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (43.86%) Customer Engagement
2 99 (43.42%) Risk Management
3 47 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (19.30%) ITIL
5 39 (17.11%) Project Management
6 24 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 21 (9.21%) Service Delivery
8 19 (8.33%) Business Continuity
9 18 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 18 (7.89%) Kalman Filter
9 18 (7.89%) SDLC
10 17 (7.46%) Line Management
11 16 (7.02%) Service Management
12 15 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (5.70%) Network Management
14 12 (5.26%) Software Testing
14 12 (5.26%) Migration
14 12 (5.26%) Change Management
15 10 (4.39%) ITIL V3
15 10 (4.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.84%) Java
2 23 (10.09%) T-SQL
3 19 (8.33%) SQL
4 18 (7.89%) C#
5 16 (7.02%) JavaScript
5 16 (7.02%) VB
6 14 (6.14%) PHP
7 12 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.19%) VBScript
9 4 (1.75%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.88%) Python
10 2 (0.88%) Ruby
10 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.88%) C
10 2 (0.88%) Perl
10 2 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 49 (21.49%) Degree
2 40 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (10.09%) CCNP
3 23 (10.09%) CCNA
4 12 (5.26%) ISEB
5 10 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (3.51%) MCSE
7 7 (3.07%) CCIE
8 6 (2.63%) CISSP
8 6 (2.63%) PMI Certification
8 6 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (2.63%) CCSE
9 5 (2.19%) PMP
9 5 (2.19%) CCDP
9 5 (2.19%) CCSP
10 4 (1.75%) JNCIS
10 4 (1.75%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.32%) MCITP
11 3 (1.32%) JNCIA
11 3 (1.32%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (14.04%) SLA
2 10 (4.39%) QA
3 5 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.75%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.88%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.44%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 48 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 21 (9.21%) Hyper-V
3 20 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (5.70%) vSphere
5 11 (4.82%) XenDesktop
6 10 (4.39%) XenApp
7 9 (3.95%) Terminal Server
8 8 (3.51%) XenServer
9 5 (2.19%) ISA Server
9 5 (2.19%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.88%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (2.63%) SCCM
2 5 (2.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.32%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.88%) OpenView
4 2 (0.88%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.88%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.44%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 75 (32.89%) Cisco
2 71 (31.14%) Microsoft
3 33 (14.47%) VMware
4 28 (12.28%) Citrix
5 24 (10.53%) HP
6 13 (5.70%) Juniper
6 13 (5.70%) CheckPoint
7 10 (4.39%) Nokia
7 10 (4.39%) Dell
8 9 (3.95%) F5
9 8 (3.51%) Meraki
9 8 (3.51%) SolarWinds
9 8 (3.51%) Ericsson
9 8 (3.51%) NetApp
9 8 (3.51%) Symantec
9 8 (3.51%) Blue Coat
10 7 (3.07%) Nortel
11 6 (2.63%) Sage
11 6 (2.63%) Veeam
12 5 (2.19%) NetScout
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Van
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: HIGHLY attractive/competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
University of Liverpool
Salary: From £38,511 to £48,743 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus And Benfits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago