The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for WLAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless LAN (WLAN)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 84 -
Rank change year-on-year -25 -  
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.41% 0.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.29% 1.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Median salary £30,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% -  
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.26% -1.25%  

WLAN 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 262 177 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 18.01% 18.38% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 198 135 194
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 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

WLAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WLAN in Cheshire

WLAN
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for WLAN in Cheshire

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WLAN in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for WLAN in Cheshire

WLAN
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Chester - 1 £30,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £18,500 -
Warrington - 1 £27,500 -
WLAN
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) VoIP
3 11 (61.11%) Firewall
4 10 (55.56%) LAN
5 9 (50.00%) WAN
5 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (50.00%) VPN
6 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
6 7 (38.89%) Office 365
7 6 (33.33%) OpenCL
7 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 6 (33.33%) Qt
7 6 (33.33%) OpenAL
7 6 (33.33%) BREW
7 6 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (33.33%) Nucleus RTOS
7 6 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (33.33%) Smartphone
7 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 6 (33.33%) NFC
7 6 (33.33%) Android
7 6 (33.33%) iPhone
7 6 (33.33%) UIQ
7 6 (33.33%) Series 60
7 6 (33.33%) Finance
7 6 (33.33%) Automotive
7 6 (33.33%) Device Driver
7 6 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (33.33%) Multimedia

WLAN
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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) VoIP
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) LAN
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (50.00%) VPN
4 9 (50.00%) WAN
5 6 (33.33%) Bluetooth
5 6 (33.33%) DVB
5 6 (33.33%) GPRS
5 6 (33.33%) GSM
5 6 (33.33%) NFC
5 6 (33.33%) UMTS
5 6 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (33.33%) Automotive
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
1 6 (33.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
1 9 (50.00%) Network Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) BREW
1 6 (33.33%) Flash
1 6 (33.33%) J2ME
1 6 (33.33%) Middleware
1 6 (33.33%) OpenAL
1 6 (33.33%) OpenCL
1 6 (33.33%) OpenGL
1 6 (33.33%) Qt
1 6 (33.33%) Series 60
1 6 (33.33%) SVG
1 6 (33.33%) UIQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 6 (33.33%) iPhone
1 6 (33.33%) MPEG
1 6 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
3 6 (33.33%) Android
3 6 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Nucleus RTOS
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) DRM
1 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
1 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 6 (33.33%) Speech Recognition
2 2 (11.11%) Break/Fix
2 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) Hardware Maintenance
2 2 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.56%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) C
1 6 (33.33%) C++
1 6 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) DBS Check
2 2 (11.11%) MCP
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Intel
1 6 (33.33%) Symbian
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Avaya
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Google
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