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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 130 201 196
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -5
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 130 51 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.98% 0.71% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.27% 4.66% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 38 43 43
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,307 £29,339 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
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
1154 1095 1365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.58% 15.33% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 867 843 1083
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +63 80 £38,750 -22.50% 11
Manchester +20 42 £50,000 +13.63% 12
Lancashire +2 3 £37,000 +26.11%
Merseyside +16 2 £45,000 - 1
Cumbria -11 2 £24,690 -24.03%
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 119 (53.85%) Finance
2 92 (41.63%) Retail
3 89 (40.27%) Risk Management
3 89 (40.27%) Financial Institution
3 89 (40.27%) Customer Engagement
4 82 (37.10%) Cisco
5 68 (30.77%) Windows
6 67 (30.32%) Microsoft
7 62 (28.05%) Firewall
8 58 (26.24%) LAN
9 43 (19.46%) VMware
9 43 (19.46%) Active Directory
10 41 (18.55%) VPN
10 41 (18.55%) MS Excel
11 40 (18.10%) WAN
12 39 (17.65%) ITIL
12 39 (17.65%) Degree
13 38 (17.19%) Project Management
14 37 (16.74%) Telecoms
14 37 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
15 36 (16.29%) Cisco Certification
16 35 (15.84%) MS Exchange
17 32 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
18 28 (12.67%) DNS
18 28 (12.67%) T-SQL
18 28 (12.67%) HP
19 26 (11.76%) SAN
20 25 (11.31%) SLA
20 25 (11.31%) .NET
20 25 (11.31%) MS Office

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 35 (15.84%) MS Exchange
2 22 (9.95%) SharePoint
3 17 (7.69%) IIS
4 13 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.62%) Lync
5 8 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.36%) JBoss
8 2 (0.90%) Apache
9 1 (0.45%) Documentum
9 1 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 41 (18.55%) MS Excel
2 25 (11.31%) MS Office
3 9 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.17%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.26%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.90%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.90%) MS Project
7 1 (0.45%) Revit
7 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Sage 50
2 2 (0.90%) Magento
3 1 (0.45%) Primavera
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.26%) Office 365
1 5 (2.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 62 (28.05%) Firewall
2 58 (26.24%) LAN
3 41 (18.55%) VPN
4 40 (18.10%) WAN
5 28 (12.67%) DNS
6 26 (11.76%) SAN
7 23 (10.41%) DHCP
8 20 (9.05%) MPLS
8 20 (9.05%) TCP/IP
9 15 (6.79%) WLAN
10 13 (5.88%) SSL
11 12 (5.43%) VLAN
11 12 (5.43%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (4.98%) NAS
12 11 (4.98%) Radio Access Network
12 11 (4.98%) Internet
13 10 (4.52%) BGP
14 9 (4.07%) OSPF
15 8 (3.62%) Intranet
15 8 (3.62%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.26%) MySQL
3 5 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.45%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 5 (2.26%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (1.81%) Subversion
2 4 (1.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.81%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.90%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
General
1 119 (53.85%) Finance
2 92 (41.63%) Retail
3 89 (40.27%) Financial Institution
4 37 (16.74%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.26%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.36%) Marketing
7 1 (0.45%) Law
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (21.27%) Developer
2 28 (12.67%) Support Engineer
3 26 (11.76%) Analyst
4 18 (8.14%) Consultant
5 17 (7.69%) Network Engineer
6 16 (7.24%) .NET Developer
7 15 (6.79%) PHP Developer
7 15 (6.79%) Architect
8 14 (6.33%) 3rd Line Support
9 11 (4.98%) Technical Support
9 11 (4.98%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 10 (4.52%) Network Architect
10 10 (4.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (4.52%) 2nd Line Support
10 10 (4.52%) Project Manager
11 9 (4.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.07%) Technical Engineer
11 9 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 8 (3.62%) Test Analyst
13 7 (3.17%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.31%) .NET
2 13 (5.88%) HTML
3 10 (4.52%) CSS
3 10 (4.52%) jQuery
3 10 (4.52%) HTML5
4 6 (2.71%) .NET Framework
4 6 (2.71%) Web Services
5 5 (2.26%) XML
5 5 (2.26%) JSP
6 4 (1.81%) SOAP
6 4 (1.81%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.81%) LAMP
6 4 (1.81%) WinForms
6 4 (1.81%) WCF
6 4 (1.81%) WPF
6 4 (1.81%) Entity Framework
6 4 (1.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (1.81%) RESTful
7 3 (1.36%) Middleware
8 2 (0.90%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.33%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.43%) User Experience
4 10 (4.52%) Replication
4 10 (4.52%) Clustering
5 8 (3.62%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.26%) CESG
6 5 (2.26%) SCADA
7 4 (1.81%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.81%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.81%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.81%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.90%) CCTV
8 2 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.90%) iPhone
8 2 (0.90%) NHS
8 2 (0.90%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.90%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.90%) IPTV
9 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 68 (30.77%) Windows
2 21 (9.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (8.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (8.14%) Windows 7
5 12 (5.43%) Linux
6 10 (4.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (4.07%) Windows XP
8 7 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (2.71%) Android
9 6 (2.71%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.81%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.36%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.90%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.90%) CentOS
12 2 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (40.27%) Risk Management
1 89 (40.27%) Customer Engagement
2 39 (17.65%) ITIL
3 38 (17.19%) Project Management
4 37 (16.74%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (10.41%) PRINCE2
6 21 (9.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (9.05%) Business Continuity
8 17 (7.69%) Service Management
9 16 (7.24%) Kalman Filter
10 15 (6.79%) Line Management
10 15 (6.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (6.33%) Service Delivery
11 14 (6.33%) Network Management
11 14 (6.33%) Network Design
12 10 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (4.07%) Change Management
14 8 (3.62%) Validation
14 8 (3.62%) Migration
14 8 (3.62%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.67%) T-SQL
2 23 (10.41%) Java
3 22 (9.95%) SQL
4 20 (9.05%) C#
5 17 (7.69%) PHP
5 17 (7.69%) VB
6 13 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.52%) JavaScript
8 7 (3.17%) C
9 4 (1.81%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.45%) Ruby
11 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 39 (17.65%) Degree
2 36 (16.29%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (9.50%) CCNA
4 18 (8.14%) CCNP
5 10 (4.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (4.07%) MCSE
6 9 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (3.62%) ISEB
7 8 (3.62%) PMP
7 8 (3.62%) PMI Certification
7 8 (3.62%) CCIE
8 7 (3.17%) CCDP
9 6 (2.71%) JNCIS
9 6 (2.71%) CCSE
10 5 (2.26%) SC Cleared
10 5 (2.26%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.81%) JNCIP
11 4 (1.81%) CISSP
12 3 (1.36%) CCSP
12 3 (1.36%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.31%) SLA
2 13 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (4.52%) QA
4 5 (2.26%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.36%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 43 (19.46%) Active Directory
2 32 (14.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (8.60%) vSphere
4 15 (6.79%) Hyper-V
5 14 (6.33%) XenDesktop
6 10 (4.52%) XenApp
7 6 (2.71%) Terminal Server
8 5 (2.26%) XenServer
9 2 (0.90%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.90%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.45%) UAG
10 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.71%) WSUS
2 5 (2.26%) WMI
2 5 (2.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.36%) SCCM
4 2 (0.90%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.90%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.90%) OpenView
4 2 (0.90%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (0.90%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.90%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.45%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.45%) SCSM
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 82 (37.10%) Cisco
2 67 (30.32%) Microsoft
3 43 (19.46%) VMware
4 28 (12.67%) HP
5 24 (10.86%) Citrix
6 17 (7.69%) Juniper
7 15 (6.79%) EMC
8 11 (4.98%) NetApp
8 11 (4.98%) Dell
9 10 (4.52%) F5
9 10 (4.52%) Meraki
10 9 (4.07%) SolarWinds
10 9 (4.07%) Nokia
10 9 (4.07%) Avaya
10 9 (4.07%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.62%) WatchGuard
11 8 (3.62%) Ericsson
12 7 (3.17%) Nortel
12 7 (3.17%) Veeam
13 6 (2.71%) Sage
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hays Telecoms
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus And Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
Imperative People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + £15,000 bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus And Benfits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £300 - £350 per annum + gain experience working with VoLTE
Posted: 16 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Northwood
Posted: 18 days ago
Runcorn
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago