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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 51 59
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.53% 1.42% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% 8.24% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £37,500 £41,900 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.17%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 87 85 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 15.37% 17.28% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 66 65 48
Median salary £42,500 £41,900 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.43% +28.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £27,150 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £50,000 £51,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 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
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 3 months to 29 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
Prescot - 2 £37,500 -
Liverpool +3 1 - -
Wireless
North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Aruba
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) ISDN
4 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Meraki
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) 2G
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media
5 1 (16.67%) Arqiva
5 1 (16.67%) CCNA
5 1 (16.67%) PSTN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (16.67%) Ericsson

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) ISDN
3 2 (33.33%) WLAN
4 1 (16.67%) 2G
4 1 (16.67%) 3G
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DMVPN
4 1 (16.67%) DMZ
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) IPsec
4 1 (16.67%) LTE
4 1 (16.67%) PSTN
4 1 (16.67%) SSL
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) FlexPod
2 1 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Coaching
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Logistics
1 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 1 (16.67%) Network Design
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Aruba
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Meraki
3 2 (33.33%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Arqiva
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
4 1 (16.67%) Huawei
4 1 (16.67%) Nokia
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) Virgin Media
4 1 (16.67%) VMware