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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 156 150 211
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +61
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 87 116 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.42% 1.76% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.03% 11.74% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 72 63 32
Median salary £36,250 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £20,500 £16,375
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £70,000 £57,900
UK excluding London median 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
963 988 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.67% 15.00% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 807 787 899
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Manchester -9 44 £40,000 - 10
Cheshire 0 21 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Lancashire +11 12 £33,654 +81.91%
Merseyside -6 9 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 79 (50.32%) Cisco
2 66 (42.04%) Firewall
3 59 (37.58%) LAN
4 54 (34.39%) Windows
5 45 (28.66%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (24.20%) CCNP
7 36 (22.93%) WAN
8 35 (22.29%) VPN
9 32 (20.38%) 802.1X
10 31 (19.75%) C++
10 31 (19.75%) Degree
11 29 (18.47%) CCNA
12 28 (17.83%) Data Centre
13 27 (17.20%) Cisco Nexus
13 27 (17.20%) Active Directory
13 27 (17.20%) WLAN
13 27 (17.20%) Electronics
14 26 (16.56%) DHCP
14 26 (16.56%) Unix
14 26 (16.56%) Cisco Wireless
15 24 (15.29%) Microsoft
15 24 (15.29%) Telecoms
15 24 (15.29%) VMware
16 23 (14.65%) DNS
16 23 (14.65%) Windows Server
17 21 (13.38%) BT
17 21 (13.38%) ITIL
17 21 (13.38%) 802.11
18 20 (12.74%) SAN
19 19 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure

Wireless
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 7 (4.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.91%) Apache
4 2 (1.27%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.64%) CMS
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.73%) MS Office
3 3 (1.91%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.91%) SaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.64%) GitHub
3 1 (0.64%) IaaS
3 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 66 (42.04%) Firewall
2 59 (37.58%) LAN
3 36 (22.93%) WAN
4 35 (22.29%) VPN
5 27 (17.20%) Cisco Nexus
5 27 (17.20%) WLAN
6 26 (16.56%) Cisco Wireless
6 26 (16.56%) DHCP
7 23 (14.65%) DNS
8 21 (13.38%) 802.11
9 20 (12.74%) SAN
10 19 (12.10%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (11.46%) Wi-Fi
12 16 (10.19%) SSL
12 16 (10.19%) VoIP
13 15 (9.55%) MPLS
14 14 (8.92%) Intrusion Detection
15 13 (8.28%) Internet
15 13 (8.28%) IP Telephony
16 12 (7.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.55%) MySQL
3 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (4.46%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.27%) Burp Suite
General
1 27 (17.20%) Electronics
2 24 (15.29%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.73%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.18%) Finance
5 4 (2.55%) Automotive
6 3 (1.91%) Back Office
6 3 (1.91%) Retail
7 2 (1.27%) Marketing
8 1 (0.64%) Legal
8 1 (0.64%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 58 (36.94%) Network Engineer
2 23 (14.65%) Cisco Engineer
3 22 (14.01%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 17 (10.83%) Analyst
4 17 (10.83%) Unix Engineer
5 12 (7.64%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (7.64%) Wireless Engineer
5 12 (7.64%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 11 (7.01%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 9 (5.73%) Technical Support
8 8 (5.10%) Consultant
8 8 (5.10%) Developer
8 8 (5.10%) IT Support
8 8 (5.10%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.46%) Cisco Analyst
9 7 (4.46%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 7 (4.46%) Network Analyst
9 7 (4.46%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 6 (3.82%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (3.82%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.38%) 802.1X
2 18 (11.46%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 6 (3.82%) .NET
3 6 (3.82%) Web Services
4 5 (3.18%) HTML
5 4 (2.55%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.55%) HTML5
5 4 (2.55%) jQuery
6 3 (1.91%) Django
6 3 (1.91%) LAMP
6 3 (1.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.27%) CSS
8 1 (0.64%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.64%) COM
8 1 (0.64%) ODBC
8 1 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.64%) XHTML
8 1 (0.64%) XML
8 1 (0.64%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.83%) Data Centre
2 18 (11.46%) Augmented Reality
3 17 (10.83%) Computer Science
4 14 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (7.64%) Driving Licence
6 10 (6.37%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.46%) CCTV
7 7 (4.46%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (3.82%) Clustering
8 6 (3.82%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (3.82%) FMCG
9 5 (3.18%) Client/Server
10 4 (2.55%) Fat Client
10 4 (2.55%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.91%) iPad
11 3 (1.91%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.91%) Replication
11 3 (1.91%) Tandem
12 2 (1.27%) Device Driver
12 2 (1.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 54 (34.39%) Windows
2 26 (16.56%) Unix
3 23 (14.65%) Windows Server
4 17 (10.83%) Linux
5 10 (6.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (5.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.18%) Android
8 4 (2.55%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.55%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.91%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.27%) OpenWrt
10 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.64%) Debian
11 1 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.64%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.38%) ITIL
2 16 (10.19%) Service Delivery
3 15 (9.55%) High Availability
3 15 (9.55%) Service Management
4 11 (7.01%) Network Design
4 11 (7.01%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (5.73%) Validation
6 7 (4.46%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (4.46%) Asset Management
6 7 (4.46%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (4.46%) Migration
6 7 (4.46%) Network Management
6 7 (4.46%) Risk Management
7 6 (3.82%) Project Management
8 5 (3.18%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (3.18%) Information Security
8 5 (3.18%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.18%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.18%) PRINCE2
8 5 (3.18%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.75%) C++
2 12 (7.64%) SQL
3 9 (5.73%) C
4 5 (3.18%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.18%) Python
5 4 (2.55%) Embedded C
5 4 (2.55%) R
6 2 (1.27%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.64%) C#
7 1 (0.64%) Go
7 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (28.66%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (24.20%) CCNP
3 31 (19.75%) Degree
4 29 (18.47%) CCNA
5 4 (2.55%) CCIE
5 4 (2.55%) MCP
6 3 (1.91%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.91%) PMP
7 2 (1.27%) CCDP
7 2 (1.27%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.27%) OSCE
7 2 (1.27%) OSCP
8 1 (0.64%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (0.64%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.92%) SLA
2 4 (2.55%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.64%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 27 (17.20%) Active Directory
2 19 (12.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.82%) Hyper-V
3 6 (3.82%) XenServer
4 5 (3.18%) Xen
5 4 (2.55%) Firmware
6 3 (1.91%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (1.91%) XenApp
7 2 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (7.01%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (4.46%) Cacti
2 7 (4.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (4.46%) FortiGate
3 6 (3.82%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (3.82%) SCCM
4 3 (1.91%) MobiControl
5 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 79 (50.32%) Cisco
2 24 (15.29%) Microsoft
2 24 (15.29%) VMware
3 21 (13.38%) BT
4 17 (10.83%) HP
4 17 (10.83%) Meraki
5 15 (9.55%) CheckPoint
6 14 (8.92%) Juniper
7 11 (7.01%) Aruba
8 8 (5.10%) Barracuda Networks
8 8 (5.10%) IronPort
8 8 (5.10%) Siemens
8 8 (5.10%) SolarWinds
9 7 (4.46%) 3PAR
9 7 (4.46%) NETGEAR
9 7 (4.46%) Polycom
10 5 (3.18%) Avaya
10 5 (3.18%) Citrix
11 4 (2.55%) Mitel
11 4 (2.55%) NetApp
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