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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 201 170 205
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +35
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 64 69 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.02% 1.14% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.71% 7.70% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 53 59 46
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,700 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.29%
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
954 896 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.24% 14.84% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 778 711 965
Median salary £38,000 £40,375 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £80,000
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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -11 40 £40,000 -3.61% 2
Cheshire +3 10 £30,000 -33.33%
Merseyside -21 5 £37,500 -18.47%
Lancashire - 5 £23,500 - 1
Cumbria +9 4 £28,500 +3.63% 1
Wireless
England

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 97 (61.39%) Cisco
2 81 (51.27%) Firewall
3 75 (47.47%) LAN
4 58 (36.71%) VPN
5 56 (35.44%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (33.54%) WAN
7 50 (31.65%) Cisco Wireless
8 48 (30.38%) CCNP
9 45 (28.48%) Cisco Nexus
10 41 (25.95%) Data Centre
11 39 (24.68%) DHCP
12 38 (24.05%) DNS
12 38 (24.05%) Cisco ASA
13 34 (21.52%) Telecoms
14 32 (20.25%) VMware
14 32 (20.25%) WLAN
14 32 (20.25%) Windows
15 29 (18.35%) CCNA
15 29 (18.35%) Degree
16 27 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
17 26 (16.46%) SSL
17 26 (16.46%) Active Directory
18 25 (15.82%) VLAN
19 24 (15.19%) Cisco Prime
20 23 (14.56%) CheckPoint
20 23 (14.56%) Microsoft
21 22 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
21 22 (13.92%) Performance Monitoring
22 21 (13.29%) IP Telephony
23 20 (12.66%) Finance

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 9 (5.70%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.63%) Apache
4 1 (0.63%) CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.43%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.49%) Office 365
2 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.53%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.90%) SaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 81 (51.27%) Firewall
2 75 (47.47%) LAN
3 58 (36.71%) VPN
4 53 (33.54%) WAN
5 50 (31.65%) Cisco Wireless
6 45 (28.48%) Cisco Nexus
7 39 (24.68%) DHCP
8 38 (24.05%) Cisco ASA
8 38 (24.05%) DNS
9 32 (20.25%) WLAN
10 26 (16.46%) SSL
11 25 (15.82%) VLAN
12 21 (13.29%) IP Telephony
13 20 (12.66%) Network Security
13 20 (12.66%) VoIP
14 18 (11.39%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (10.76%) BGP
15 17 (10.76%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (10.13%) Intrusion Detection
16 16 (10.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.70%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.27%) MySQL
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Burp Suite
1 2 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.63%) LabVIEW
General
1 34 (21.52%) Telecoms
2 20 (12.66%) Finance
3 9 (5.70%) Electronics
4 8 (5.06%) Marketing
5 6 (3.80%) Retail
6 2 (1.27%) Advertising
6 2 (1.27%) Back Office
6 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.63%) Automotive
7 1 (0.63%) Legal
7 1 (0.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (48.73%) Network Engineer
2 27 (17.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 26 (16.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 21 (13.29%) Analyst
5 14 (8.86%) Cisco Analyst
5 14 (8.86%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 14 (8.86%) IT Support
5 14 (8.86%) Network Analyst
5 14 (8.86%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (8.86%) Wireless Engineer
5 14 (8.86%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 13 (8.23%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 13 (8.23%) IT Engineer
7 12 (7.59%) Support Engineer
8 10 (6.33%) Security Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) IT Support Engineer
10 8 (5.06%) WLAN Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) Network Security Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) Senior Cisco Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.49%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.90%) .NET
2 3 (1.90%) HTML
2 3 (1.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (1.27%) CSS
3 2 (1.27%) HTML5
3 2 (1.27%) jQuery
4 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.63%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.63%) Django
4 1 (0.63%) LAMP
4 1 (0.63%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.63%) Web Services
4 1 (0.63%) XHTML
4 1 (0.63%) XML
4 1 (0.63%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.95%) Data Centre
2 27 (17.09%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.96%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.80%) Statistics
5 5 (3.16%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.16%) Social Media
6 3 (1.90%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.90%) Home Automation
6 3 (1.90%) iPad
6 3 (1.90%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.27%) CMDB
7 2 (1.27%) IPTV
7 2 (1.27%) Replication
8 1 (0.63%) APACS
8 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.25%) Windows
2 17 (10.76%) Windows Server
3 14 (8.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (7.59%) Linux
5 11 (6.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.06%) Unix
6 8 (5.06%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.80%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.53%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.63%) AIX
10 1 (0.63%) Android
10 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.63%) Debian
10 1 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.63%) Solaris
10 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.92%) Performance Monitoring
2 19 (12.03%) High Availability
3 18 (11.39%) ITIL
4 17 (10.76%) Network Design
5 16 (10.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (9.49%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (8.86%) Asset Management
7 14 (8.86%) Migration
7 14 (8.86%) Network Management
8 12 (7.59%) Service Management
9 10 (6.33%) CRM
9 10 (6.33%) Risk Management
10 9 (5.70%) Load Balancing
10 9 (5.70%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.43%) Business Continuity
11 7 (4.43%) Presales
12 6 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (3.80%) Information Security
12 6 (3.80%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (3.16%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.76%) SQL
2 8 (5.06%) C++
3 5 (3.16%) C
4 4 (2.53%) Embedded C
4 4 (2.53%) Embedded C++
4 4 (2.53%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.53%) R
5 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.63%) C#
5 1 (0.63%) Go
5 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.63%) PHP
5 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 56 (35.44%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (30.38%) CCNP
3 29 (18.35%) CCNA
3 29 (18.35%) Degree
4 10 (6.33%) MCSE
4 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.06%) CCIE
6 7 (4.43%) MCP
7 6 (3.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.53%) MCITP
8 4 (2.53%) MCTS
9 3 (1.90%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.90%) PMP
10 2 (1.27%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.27%) CREST Certified
10 2 (1.27%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.27%) MCSA
10 2 (1.27%) OSCE
10 2 (1.27%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.96%) SLA
2 5 (3.16%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 26 (16.46%) Active Directory
2 22 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.59%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.27%) XenApp
6 1 (0.63%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (15.19%) Cisco Prime
2 14 (8.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (5.70%) Cacti
4 3 (1.90%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.63%) MobiControl
5 1 (0.63%) Nagios
5 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 97 (61.39%) Cisco
2 32 (20.25%) VMware
3 23 (14.56%) CheckPoint
3 23 (14.56%) Microsoft
4 20 (12.66%) HP
5 19 (12.03%) Meraki
6 15 (9.49%) SolarWinds
7 11 (6.96%) IronPort
7 11 (6.96%) Siemens
8 10 (6.33%) Barracuda Networks
8 10 (6.33%) Fortinet
8 10 (6.33%) Polycom
9 9 (5.70%) Aruba
9 9 (5.70%) F5
9 9 (5.70%) WatchGuard
10 7 (4.43%) BT
11 6 (3.80%) Avaya
11 6 (3.80%) Juniper
12 5 (3.16%) Citrix
12 5 (3.16%) Symantec
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FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call, overtime, bonus and be
Posted: 6 hours ago
Keswick, Cumbria
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago