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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 138 208 207
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -1
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 110 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.66% 0.65% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.67% 4.56% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 29
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
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
1137 987 1328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.21% 14.26% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 873 763 1045
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +46 57 £42,500 -15.00% 14
Manchester +31 47 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Lancashire - 3 £41,000 - 1
Cumbria -8 2 £24,690 -24.03%
Merseyside +10 1 - - 3
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 91 (47.15%) Finance
2 83 (43.01%) Cisco
3 65 (33.68%) Retail
4 63 (32.64%) Microsoft
5 62 (32.12%) Windows
5 62 (32.12%) Risk Management
5 62 (32.12%) Financial Institution
5 62 (32.12%) Customer Engagement
6 59 (30.57%) Firewall
7 54 (27.98%) LAN
8 42 (21.76%) VPN
8 42 (21.76%) Active Directory
9 39 (20.21%) MS Excel
9 39 (20.21%) ITIL
9 39 (20.21%) VMware
10 36 (18.65%) WAN
10 36 (18.65%) Cisco Certification
11 34 (17.62%) Project Management
11 34 (17.62%) MS Exchange
11 34 (17.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 32 (16.58%) Telecoms
13 30 (15.54%) Degree
14 28 (14.51%) HP
15 24 (12.44%) SLA
15 24 (12.44%) MS Office
16 23 (11.92%) Citrix
17 22 (11.40%) CCNA
17 22 (11.40%) T-SQL
17 22 (11.40%) DNS
18 21 (10.88%) PRINCE2

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 34 (17.62%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.36%) SharePoint
3 14 (7.25%) IIS
3 14 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.15%) Lync
5 6 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.04%) Documentum
9 1 (0.52%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 39 (20.21%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.44%) MS Office
3 7 (3.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.59%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.59%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.04%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.04%) AutoCAD
5 2 (1.04%) Revit
5 2 (1.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (30.57%) Firewall
2 54 (27.98%) LAN
3 42 (21.76%) VPN
4 36 (18.65%) WAN
5 22 (11.40%) DNS
6 21 (10.88%) SAN
7 20 (10.36%) TCP/IP
8 19 (9.84%) MPLS
9 17 (8.81%) DHCP
10 14 (7.25%) VLAN
11 13 (6.74%) WLAN
12 11 (5.70%) Internet
12 11 (5.70%) NAS
13 10 (5.18%) Radio Access Network
13 10 (5.18%) Cisco ASA
14 9 (4.66%) Network Security
14 9 (4.66%) SSL
15 8 (4.15%) 3G
15 8 (4.15%) OSPF
16 7 (3.63%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.88%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (2.59%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.04%) DataEase
6 1 (0.52%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.55%) Subversion
2 3 (1.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.55%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
General
1 91 (47.15%) Finance
2 65 (33.68%) Retail
3 62 (32.12%) Financial Institution
4 32 (16.58%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.07%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.55%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (18.65%) Developer
2 30 (15.54%) Support Engineer
3 18 (9.33%) Analyst
3 18 (9.33%) Consultant
4 15 (7.77%) Network Engineer
4 15 (7.77%) 3rd Line Support
4 15 (7.77%) .NET Developer
5 14 (7.25%) PHP Developer
6 13 (6.74%) Architect
7 12 (6.22%) Network Architect
8 11 (5.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (5.70%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 11 (5.70%) Technical Support
9 10 (5.18%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (4.66%) Project Manager
10 9 (4.66%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (4.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (3.63%) Technical Support Consultant
11 7 (3.63%) Delivery Manager
11 7 (3.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.29%) .NET
2 5 (2.59%) HTML
3 4 (2.07%) JSP
4 3 (1.55%) CSS
4 3 (1.55%) XML
4 3 (1.55%) jQuery
4 3 (1.55%) HTML5
5 1 (0.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.52%) WinForms
5 1 (0.52%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.52%) .NET Remoting
5 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.52%) WCF
5 1 (0.52%) LINQ
5 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.74%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.18%) Clustering
4 9 (4.66%) Replication
5 4 (2.07%) CESG
5 4 (2.07%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.07%) SCADA
5 4 (2.07%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.55%) User Experience
6 3 (1.55%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.04%) PDA
7 2 (1.04%) CCTV
7 2 (1.04%) LLPG
7 2 (1.04%) IPTV
7 2 (1.04%) GIS
7 2 (1.04%) NHS
7 2 (1.04%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.04%) iPhone
7 2 (1.04%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 62 (32.12%) Windows
2 19 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (8.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (8.81%) Windows 7
4 11 (5.70%) Linux
5 9 (4.66%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (3.11%) Android
7 6 (3.11%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.11%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (2.07%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.07%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.55%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.04%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.04%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.04%) CentOS
10 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (32.12%) Risk Management
1 62 (32.12%) Customer Engagement
2 39 (20.21%) ITIL
3 34 (17.62%) Project Management
4 21 (10.88%) PRINCE2
4 21 (10.88%) Business Continuity
5 19 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (8.81%) Network Design
6 17 (8.81%) Service Management
6 17 (8.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (8.81%) Kalman Filter
7 12 (6.22%) Line Management
7 12 (6.22%) Service Delivery
7 12 (6.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (5.18%) Network Management
9 8 (4.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (4.15%) Validation
10 7 (3.63%) ITIL V3
11 6 (3.11%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (3.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.40%) T-SQL
2 18 (9.33%) VB
3 16 (8.29%) C#
3 16 (8.29%) SQL
4 15 (7.77%) Java
5 14 (7.25%) PHP
6 12 (6.22%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.11%) C
8 3 (1.55%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (18.65%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (15.54%) Degree
3 22 (11.40%) CCNA
4 20 (10.36%) CCNP
5 10 (5.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (4.66%) MCSE
6 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (4.15%) PMP
7 8 (4.15%) PMI Certification
8 7 (3.63%) CCIE
9 6 (3.11%) CCSE
9 6 (3.11%) CCDP
9 6 (3.11%) SC Cleared
9 6 (3.11%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.11%) JNCIS
10 4 (2.07%) JNCIP
10 4 (2.07%) ISEB
11 3 (1.55%) CISSP
11 3 (1.55%) CCSP
11 3 (1.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.44%) SLA
2 12 (6.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.15%) QA
4 4 (2.07%) JSP 440
5 3 (1.55%) ISO 14001
6 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (21.76%) Active Directory
2 34 (17.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (10.36%) vSphere
4 14 (7.25%) XenDesktop
4 14 (7.25%) Hyper-V
5 10 (5.18%) XenApp
6 6 (3.11%) Terminal Server
7 5 (2.59%) XenServer
8 2 (1.04%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.04%) ProxySG
8 2 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.52%) UAG
9 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (3.11%) WSUS
2 5 (2.59%) WMI
3 4 (2.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.04%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.04%) OpenView
4 2 (1.04%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.04%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.52%) SCSM
5 1 (0.52%) SCCM
5 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 83 (43.01%) Cisco
2 63 (32.64%) Microsoft
3 39 (20.21%) VMware
4 28 (14.51%) HP
5 23 (11.92%) Citrix
6 19 (9.84%) Juniper
7 16 (8.29%) EMC
8 12 (6.22%) NetApp
8 12 (6.22%) F5
9 10 (5.18%) Meraki
9 10 (5.18%) Avaya
10 9 (4.66%) Nokia
10 9 (4.66%) CheckPoint
11 8 (4.15%) Dell
12 7 (3.63%) Nortel
12 7 (3.63%) Ericsson
12 7 (3.63%) SolarWinds
13 6 (3.11%) WatchGuard
14 5 (2.59%) Blue Coat
14 5 (2.59%) Sophos
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Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus And Benfits
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Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Car allowance
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
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