Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Wi-Fi skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wi-Fi over the 6 months to 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 135 164
Rank change year-on-year -30 +29 -10
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 4 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.14% 0.54% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.77% 3.08% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 17
Cheshire median annual salary £26,750 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.15% +3.13% +17.65%
10th Percentile £23,475 £24,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £29,425 £63,875 £66,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year +6.67% +12.78% -2.21%

Wi-Fi is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 520 389 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.48% 17.67% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 388 303 426
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.62% -16.67% +4.00%
10th Percentile £21,000 £19,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,650 £63,750
North West median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.28% +4.00% -

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Wi-Fi as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wi-Fi in Cheshire

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wi-Fi in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Wi-Fi in Cheshire

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winsford - 2 £26,750 -
Wilmslow +2 1 - -
Chester - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Meraki
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Ubiquiti
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Generation
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Business Development
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) ISMS
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security

Wi-Fi
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Military
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Business Development
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) ISMS
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Lead Generation
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (25.00%) Presales
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Meraki
2 2 (50.00%) Ubiquiti
2 2 (50.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) Sage
3 1 (25.00%) WatchGuard