Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 94 75
Rank change year-on-year +16 -19 +18
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 9 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.91% 1.08% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.52% 5.00% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 9
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -24.24% -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,625 £32,750 £41,250
90th Percentile £41,875 £41,250 £51,900
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +3.90%

Wireless 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 Merseyside with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 163 280 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 16.51% 21.57% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 110 198 93
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,225 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £56,250
North West median annual salary £39,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.28% +4.00% -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Merseyside

Wireless
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Merseyside

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Merseyside over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Merseyside

Wireless
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Liverpool +26 8 £37,500 -
Wirral - 1 £30,000 -
Wireless
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (33.33%) Network Design
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) xDSL
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) DMVPN
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) NX-OS
5 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering

Wireless
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
2 2 (22.22%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) 802.11
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Bluetooth
3 1 (11.11%) EIGRP
3 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) SNMP
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) CAD
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNA
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) HND
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
1 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) F5
3 1 (11.11%) Riverbed