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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 158 158 198
Rank change year-on-year
0 +40
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 101 101 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.59% 1.50% 0.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.86% 10.26% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 84 54 41
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,100 £70,000 £72,000
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
1024 984 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.09% 14.66% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 832 771 872
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +7 59 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Cheshire +8 21 £30,000 -20.00%
Lancashire +17 12 £33,654 +47.92% 3
Merseyside -16 8 £37,500 -
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 90 (54.88%) Cisco
2 76 (46.34%) Firewall
3 65 (39.63%) LAN
4 54 (32.93%) Cisco Certification
5 46 (28.05%) CCNP
6 45 (27.44%) Windows
7 44 (26.83%) VPN
7 44 (26.83%) WAN
8 38 (23.17%) Cisco Wireless
9 36 (21.95%) Degree
10 33 (20.12%) CCNA
11 32 (19.51%) Data Centre
11 32 (19.51%) Cisco Nexus
12 30 (18.29%) Telecoms
13 28 (17.07%) 802.1X
14 27 (16.46%) WLAN
14 27 (16.46%) C++
15 26 (15.85%) DHCP
15 26 (15.85%) Electronics
16 25 (15.24%) VMware
16 25 (15.24%) Cisco ASA
17 24 (14.63%) Active Directory
18 23 (14.02%) DNS
18 23 (14.02%) Unix
19 22 (13.41%) ITIL
19 22 (13.41%) Microsoft
20 21 (12.80%) HP
20 21 (12.80%) Windows Server
21 20 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
21 20 (12.20%) CheckPoint

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 (4.27%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.83%) Apache
4 1 (0.61%) CMS
4 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.49%) MS Office
3 3 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.44%) Office 365
3 3 (1.83%) SaaS
4 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.61%) GitHub
5 1 (0.61%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 76 (46.34%) Firewall
2 65 (39.63%) LAN
3 44 (26.83%) VPN
3 44 (26.83%) WAN
4 38 (23.17%) Cisco Wireless
5 32 (19.51%) Cisco Nexus
6 27 (16.46%) WLAN
7 26 (15.85%) DHCP
8 25 (15.24%) Cisco ASA
9 23 (14.02%) DNS
10 20 (12.20%) VoIP
11 19 (11.59%) SSL
12 17 (10.37%) IP Telephony
12 17 (10.37%) SAN
12 17 (10.37%) Wi-Fi
13 16 (9.76%) 802.11
14 15 (9.15%) Internet
14 15 (9.15%) Intrusion Detection
14 15 (9.15%) MPLS
15 14 (8.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.44%) MySQL
3 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.22%) Burp Suite
3 1 (0.61%) LabVIEW
General
1 30 (18.29%) Telecoms
2 26 (15.85%) Electronics
3 9 (5.49%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.88%) Finance
5 5 (3.05%) Marketing
6 4 (2.44%) Retail
7 3 (1.83%) Back Office
8 1 (0.61%) Automotive
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
8 1 (0.61%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 70 (42.68%) Network Engineer
2 25 (15.24%) Cisco Engineer
3 24 (14.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 21 (12.80%) Analyst
5 14 (8.54%) Unix Engineer
5 14 (8.54%) Wireless Engineer
5 14 (8.54%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 13 (7.93%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
7 12 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
8 11 (6.71%) Cisco Analyst
8 11 (6.71%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 11 (6.71%) Network Analyst
9 8 (4.88%) Developer
9 8 (4.88%) Support Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) WLAN Engineer
10 7 (4.27%) Consultant
10 7 (4.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 6 (3.66%) Security Engineer
11 6 (3.66%) Senior Analyst
11 6 (3.66%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.07%) 802.1X
2 15 (9.15%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 5 (3.05%) HTML
4 4 (2.44%) HTML5
4 4 (2.44%) jQuery
5 3 (1.83%) .NET
5 3 (1.83%) Django
5 3 (1.83%) LAMP
5 3 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (1.83%) Web Services
6 2 (1.22%) CSS
7 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.61%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.61%) COM
7 1 (0.61%) ODBC
7 1 (0.61%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.61%) XHTML
7 1 (0.61%) XML
7 1 (0.61%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.15%) Augmented Reality
4 14 (8.54%) Computer Science
5 12 (7.32%) Management Information System
6 7 (4.27%) CCTV
6 7 (4.27%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (3.66%) Clustering
7 6 (3.66%) Driving Licence
7 6 (3.66%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (3.66%) FMCG
8 5 (3.05%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.44%) Statistics
10 3 (1.83%) Home Automation
10 3 (1.83%) iPad
10 3 (1.83%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.83%) Replication
10 3 (1.83%) Tandem
11 2 (1.22%) Social Media
11 2 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.44%) Windows
2 23 (14.02%) Unix
3 21 (12.80%) Windows Server
4 17 (10.37%) Linux
5 8 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.05%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.83%) Windows 10
8 3 (1.83%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.22%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.61%) Android
10 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.61%) Debian
10 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.41%) ITIL
2 19 (11.59%) High Availability
3 18 (10.98%) Service Delivery
4 17 (10.37%) Performance Monitoring
5 16 (9.76%) Service Management
6 11 (6.71%) Asset Management
6 11 (6.71%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (6.71%) Migration
6 11 (6.71%) Network Design
6 11 (6.71%) Network Management
7 9 (5.49%) Validation
8 7 (4.27%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (4.27%) Risk Management
9 6 (3.66%) Load Balancing
9 6 (3.66%) Project Management
10 5 (3.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (3.05%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (3.05%) Presales
10 5 (3.05%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.46%) C++
2 13 (7.93%) SQL
3 11 (6.71%) C
4 6 (3.66%) Embedded C
5 5 (3.05%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.05%) Python
6 4 (2.44%) Embedded C++
6 4 (2.44%) R
7 1 (0.61%) C#
7 1 (0.61%) Go
7 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (32.93%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (28.05%) CCNP
3 36 (21.95%) Degree
4 33 (20.12%) CCNA
5 5 (3.05%) CCIE
6 4 (2.44%) MCP
7 3 (1.83%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.83%) PMP
8 2 (1.22%) CCDP
8 2 (1.22%) CREST Certified
8 2 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.22%) OSCE
8 2 (1.22%) OSCP
9 1 (0.61%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.61%) MCITP
9 1 (0.61%) MCSE
9 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.15%) SLA
2 5 (3.05%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.61%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 24 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 20 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.66%) XenServer
4 4 (2.44%) Firmware
4 4 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.83%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.22%) Xen
6 2 (1.22%) XenApp
7 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (11.59%) Cisco Prime
2 11 (6.71%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (4.27%) Cacti
3 7 (4.27%) FortiGate
4 6 (3.66%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.83%) SCCM
6 2 (1.22%) MobiControl
7 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
7 1 (0.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 90 (54.88%) Cisco
2 25 (15.24%) VMware
3 22 (13.41%) Microsoft
4 21 (12.80%) HP
5 20 (12.20%) CheckPoint
6 19 (11.59%) Meraki
7 18 (10.98%) BT
8 15 (9.15%) Juniper
9 12 (7.32%) SolarWinds
10 11 (6.71%) Aruba
11 8 (4.88%) Barracuda Networks
11 8 (4.88%) IronPort
11 8 (4.88%) Siemens
12 7 (4.27%) 3PAR
12 7 (4.27%) NETGEAR
12 7 (4.27%) Polycom
13 6 (3.66%) Avaya
14 5 (3.05%) Citrix
14 5 (3.05%) WatchGuard
15 4 (2.44%) Fortinet
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Salary: 35 - 45,000
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