The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
North West / Lancashire
Rank 53 53 51
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.24% 0.60% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.64% 8.33% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £47,500 £31,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.22% -24.39%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.61% -2.35%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 61 24 68
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 14.63% 7.19% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 53 22 66
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Lancashire

Wireless
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Lancashire

Wireless
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Burnley - 1 £47,500 -
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) 5G
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) RF Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle