The table below looks at the statistics for 3G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3G over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 187 177 184
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs citing 3G 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% 0.052% 0.080%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.36% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £50,000 £18,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+177.77% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
3G
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
574 562 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.94% 14.57% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 495 495 432
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3G
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

3G Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

3G
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3G across the Manchester region.

3G Salary Trend in Manchester

3G
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3G within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 1 £50,000 -
3G
North West

3G
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G.

1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) Smart Meter
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) DTV
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) APMP
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Acronis
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing 3G also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3G. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DTV
1 2 (66.67%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
1 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) APMP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Wyse
1 1 (33.33%) Acronis