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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 76 117
Rank change year-on-year -37 +41  
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 3 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.21% 0.92% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.15% 5.06% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Median salary £26,750 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.60% +1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £41,250 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  

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

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 261 178 289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 17.96% 18.29% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 192 135 201
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,254
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Wi-Fi
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 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
Winsford - 2 £26,750 -
Chester - 1 - -
Wi-Fi
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
2 8 (50.00%) Android
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 7 (43.75%) Degree
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) Automotive
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) Mobile Commerce
4 6 (37.50%) DRM
4 6 (37.50%) DVB
4 6 (37.50%) Device Driver
4 6 (37.50%) UIQ
4 6 (37.50%) Series 60
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Flash
4 6 (37.50%) J2ME
4 6 (37.50%) C
4 6 (37.50%) C++
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) Bluetooth
4 6 (37.50%) GPRS
4 6 (37.50%) GSM
4 6 (37.50%) MPEG
4 6 (37.50%) Symbian
4 6 (37.50%) UMTS
4 6 (37.50%) VoIP
4 6 (37.50%) WLAN
4 6 (37.50%) SVG

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 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Bluetooth
1 6 (37.50%) DVB
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
1 6 (37.50%) GPRS
1 6 (37.50%) GSM
1 6 (37.50%) NFC
1 6 (37.50%) UMTS
1 6 (37.50%) VoIP
1 6 (37.50%) WLAN
2 3 (18.75%) Ethernet
2 3 (18.75%) OSPF
3 2 (12.50%) DHCP
3 2 (12.50%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Automotive
2 6 (37.50%) Multimedia
3 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Network Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Security Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Cisco Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Business Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) BREW
1 6 (37.50%) Flash
1 6 (37.50%) J2ME
1 6 (37.50%) Middleware
1 6 (37.50%) OpenAL
1 6 (37.50%) OpenCL
1 6 (37.50%) OpenGL
1 6 (37.50%) Qt
1 6 (37.50%) Series 60
1 6 (37.50%) SVG
1 6 (37.50%) UIQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Device Driver
1 6 (37.50%) iPhone
1 6 (37.50%) MPEG
1 6 (37.50%) Smartphone
2 3 (18.75%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Android
2 8 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Mobile
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
4 6 (37.50%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Nucleus RTOS
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) DRM
1 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
1 6 (37.50%) Mobile Commerce
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 6 (37.50%) Speech Recognition
2 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Business Development
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Generation
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) Presales
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C
1 6 (37.50%) C++
1 6 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (6.25%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Intel
1 6 (37.50%) Symbian
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Palo Alto
3 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
4 2 (12.50%) Meraki
4 2 (12.50%) Ubiquiti
4 2 (12.50%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) Motorola
5 1 (6.25%) SOTI
5 1 (6.25%) VMware