The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 73 62
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 40 10 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.75% 1.05% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 5.81% 19.52%
Number of salaries quoted 39 9 10
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -1.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £23,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,600 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Wireless 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 260 172 292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 17.89% 18.09% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 839 314 627
Median salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,465 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Wireless as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Cheshire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Cheshire

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Cheshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Cheshire

Wireless
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Warrington - 20 £45,000 - 1
Macclesfield - 4 £24,750 -
Knutsford - 2 £61,250 -
Chester +6 1 - -
Runcorn -10 1 £35,000 -
Crewe - 1 £37,500 -
Wireless
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 28 (57.14%) Cisco
2 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (42.86%) WAN
3 21 (42.86%) Firewall
4 20 (40.82%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (36.73%) VPN
6 17 (34.69%) CCNP
6 17 (34.69%) LAN
6 17 (34.69%) Cisco IOS
6 17 (34.69%) Load Balancing
7 16 (32.65%) DNS
7 16 (32.65%) F5
8 15 (30.61%) Ethernet
8 15 (30.61%) OSPF
8 15 (30.61%) BGP
8 15 (30.61%) EIGRP
9 14 (28.57%) Finance
10 13 (26.53%) Degree
10 13 (26.53%) Wireshark
10 13 (26.53%) SSL
11 12 (24.49%) DHCP
11 12 (24.49%) C#
11 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
11 12 (24.49%) .NET
11 12 (24.49%) ITIL
11 12 (24.49%) MPLS
11 12 (24.49%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (24.49%) Riverbed
11 12 (24.49%) IPsec

Wireless
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 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.16%) WordPress
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (8.16%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Office 365
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) Firewall
1 21 (42.86%) WAN
2 20 (40.82%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (36.73%) VPN
4 17 (34.69%) Cisco IOS
4 17 (34.69%) LAN
5 16 (32.65%) DNS
6 15 (30.61%) BGP
6 15 (30.61%) EIGRP
6 15 (30.61%) Ethernet
6 15 (30.61%) OSPF
7 13 (26.53%) SSL
7 13 (26.53%) Wireshark
8 12 (24.49%) Cisco PIX
8 12 (24.49%) DHCP
8 12 (24.49%) IP Telephony
8 12 (24.49%) IPsec
8 12 (24.49%) MPLS
8 12 (24.49%) xDSL
9 10 (20.41%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Financial Institution
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Games
4 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.08%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Advertising
6 1 (2.04%) Banking
6 1 (2.04%) Military
6 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Network Engineer
2 12 (24.49%) .NET Developer
2 12 (24.49%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (24.49%) C# Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) IT Support
5 4 (8.16%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Field Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Service Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) .NET
2 8 (16.33%) RESTful
2 8 (16.33%) SOAP
2 8 (16.33%) Web Services
2 8 (16.33%) XML
3 7 (14.29%) CSS
4 4 (8.16%) HTML
5 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Mobile Computing
1 8 (16.33%) N-Tier
2 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.12%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.08%) Life Science
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
1 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
2 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.12%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Android
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Load Balancing
2 12 (24.49%) ITIL
3 10 (20.41%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (20.41%) MVC
4 9 (18.37%) Network Management
4 9 (18.37%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (16.33%) ITIL V3
5 8 (16.33%) ITSM
5 8 (16.33%) MVVM
5 8 (16.33%) Service Management
5 8 (16.33%) SOLID
6 6 (12.24%) Asset Management
7 5 (10.20%) CRM
7 5 (10.20%) Line Management
8 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.12%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (6.12%) Presales
10 2 (4.08%) Change Management
10 2 (4.08%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.49%) C#
1 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.45%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) PHP
3 4 (8.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (34.69%) CCNP
3 13 (26.53%) Degree
4 4 (8.16%) CCNA
5 3 (6.12%) CCIE
6 1 (2.04%) VCAP
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) PMO
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.04%) vCloud
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) Cisco
2 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
3 16 (32.65%) F5
4 12 (24.49%) Riverbed
5 8 (16.33%) 3Com
5 8 (16.33%) HP
6 5 (10.20%) Juniper
7 4 (8.16%) Meraki
8 3 (6.12%) Blue Coat
8 3 (6.12%) Draytek
8 3 (6.12%) VMware
9 2 (4.08%) Aruba
9 2 (4.08%) Google
10 1 (2.04%) Citrix
10 1 (2.04%) Dell
10 1 (2.04%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (2.04%) EMC
10 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
10 1 (2.04%) Infoblox
10 1 (2.04%) Veeam
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