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 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
Rank 157 131 223
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +92
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 70 124 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.28% 2.03% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.02% 12.41% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 31
Median salary £37,500 £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £22,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £63,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
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%

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 31 May 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 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
Manchester +10 45 £37,500 -25.00% 7
Merseyside +21 13 £34,000 -24.44% 1
Cheshire -34 10 £21,000 -40.84% 8
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 66 (51.16%) Cisco
2 60 (46.51%) Windows
3 49 (37.98%) LAN
4 42 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (32.56%) Firewall
5 31 (24.03%) Unix
6 29 (22.48%) Degree
7 28 (21.71%) WAN
7 28 (21.71%) CCNA
8 27 (20.93%) C++
9 26 (20.16%) TCP/IP
10 25 (19.38%) VPN
10 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
11 24 (18.60%) 802.1X
12 22 (17.05%) 802.11
12 22 (17.05%) Active Directory
12 22 (17.05%) Telecoms
12 22 (17.05%) VMware
13 21 (16.28%) Management Information System
13 21 (16.28%) Electronics
14 20 (15.50%) CCNP
14 20 (15.50%) DNS
15 19 (14.73%) Network Design
16 17 (13.18%) Information Security
16 17 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
16 17 (13.18%) Web Services
16 17 (13.18%) Windows Server
17 16 (12.40%) Android
17 16 (12.40%) SAN
17 16 (12.40%) Network Security

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 5 (3.88%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.33%) IBM Notes
3 2 (1.55%) Apache
3 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) MS Excel
1 9 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) IaaS
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.78%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 49 (37.98%) LAN
2 42 (32.56%) Firewall
3 28 (21.71%) WAN
4 26 (20.16%) TCP/IP
5 25 (19.38%) VPN
6 22 (17.05%) 802.11
7 20 (15.50%) DNS
8 16 (12.40%) Network Security
8 16 (12.40%) SAN
9 15 (11.63%) DHCP
9 15 (11.63%) MPLS
9 15 (11.63%) WLAN
10 13 (10.08%) OSPF
11 10 (7.75%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (7.75%) Ethernet
11 10 (7.75%) VLAN
12 9 (6.98%) BGP
12 9 (6.98%) SSL
13 8 (6.20%) VoIP
13 8 (6.20%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.55%) MySQL
3 1 (0.78%) GIS
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (5.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (17.05%) Telecoms
2 21 (16.28%) Electronics
3 12 (9.30%) Manufacturing
4 10 (7.75%) Banking
5 8 (6.20%) Finance
6 4 (3.10%) Automotive
7 3 (2.33%) Legal
8 2 (1.55%) Marketing
9 1 (0.78%) Billing
9 1 (0.78%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 30 (23.26%) Network Engineer
2 24 (18.60%) Analyst
3 13 (10.08%) Cisco Engineer
3 13 (10.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 13 (10.08%) Unix Engineer
4 11 (8.53%) Penetration Tester
4 11 (8.53%) Tester
5 10 (7.75%) Applications Tester
5 10 (7.75%) Mobile Tester
5 10 (7.75%) Security Penetration Tester
5 10 (7.75%) Security Tester
6 9 (6.98%) Consultant
7 8 (6.20%) IT Support
7 8 (6.20%) Network Analyst
7 8 (6.20%) Technical Support
8 7 (5.43%) Electronics Engineer
9 6 (4.65%) Cisco Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.60%) 802.1X
2 17 (13.18%) Web Services
3 14 (10.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 4 (3.10%) .NET
4 4 (3.10%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.10%) XMPP
5 2 (1.55%) Django
5 2 (1.55%) HTML
5 2 (1.55%) HTML5
5 2 (1.55%) jQuery
5 2 (1.55%) LAMP
5 2 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (0.78%) COM
6 1 (0.78%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.28%) Management Information System
2 15 (11.63%) Driving Licence
3 14 (10.85%) Augmented Reality
4 13 (10.08%) Computer Science
5 12 (9.30%) Blackberry
6 8 (6.20%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (5.43%) CCTV
7 7 (5.43%) Data Centre
8 6 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (4.65%) Clustering
8 6 (4.65%) FMCG
9 4 (3.10%) Client/Server
9 4 (3.10%) Fat Client
9 4 (3.10%) Thin Client
10 3 (2.33%) Life Science
11 2 (1.55%) CMDB
11 2 (1.55%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.55%) Tandem
12 1 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (46.51%) Windows
2 31 (24.03%) Unix
3 17 (13.18%) Windows Server
4 16 (12.40%) Android
5 15 (11.63%) Apple iOS
5 15 (11.63%) Linux
6 12 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (5.43%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.55%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.78%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.73%) Network Design
2 17 (13.18%) Information Security
3 15 (11.63%) High Availability
4 14 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (10.85%) Network Management
5 13 (10.08%) ITIL
5 13 (10.08%) Server Hardening
6 12 (9.30%) Penetration Testing
6 12 (9.30%) Reverse Engineering
6 12 (9.30%) Social Engineering
7 11 (8.53%) Compliance Audit
7 11 (8.53%) Risk Assessment
7 11 (8.53%) SDLC
7 11 (8.53%) Security Architecture
7 11 (8.53%) Security Management
7 11 (8.53%) Security Testing
7 11 (8.53%) Software Audit
7 11 (8.53%) Time Management
8 10 (7.75%) Service Delivery
9 9 (6.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.93%) C++
2 10 (7.75%) C
3 5 (3.88%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.88%) Python
3 5 (3.88%) SQL
4 2 (1.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 42 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (22.48%) Degree
3 28 (21.71%) CCNA
4 20 (15.50%) CCNP
5 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.88%) A+ Certification
6 5 (3.88%) CCIE
6 5 (3.88%) CEH
6 5 (3.88%) CHFI
6 5 (3.88%) CISM
6 5 (3.88%) CISSP
6 5 (3.88%) EC-Council LPT
6 5 (3.88%) ECSA
6 5 (3.88%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (3.88%) OSCP
6 5 (3.88%) RHCE
7 3 (2.33%) CCSA
7 3 (2.33%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (2.33%) HND
8 2 (1.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (8.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 8 (6.20%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (17.05%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.65%) XenServer
4 5 (3.88%) Firmware
4 5 (3.88%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.88%) Xen
5 2 (1.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (5.43%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.65%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (4.65%) SCCM
3 2 (1.55%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.78%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 66 (51.16%) Cisco
2 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
3 22 (17.05%) VMware
4 13 (10.08%) BT
4 13 (10.08%) HP
4 13 (10.08%) Juniper
5 11 (8.53%) CheckPoint
6 8 (6.20%) Meraki
7 7 (5.43%) 3PAR
7 7 (5.43%) Aruba
7 7 (5.43%) F5
7 7 (5.43%) NETGEAR
7 7 (5.43%) SolarWinds
8 5 (3.88%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.10%) Brocade
9 4 (3.10%) NetScout
10 3 (2.33%) CommVault
10 3 (2.33%) Lotus
10 3 (2.33%) NetApp
10 3 (2.33%) Riverbed
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nantwich
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Midlands OR Manchester
MillsHill
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
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Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
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Nantwich
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 Per Annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: 30000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
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