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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank - 175 181
Permanent jobs citing 3G 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.079% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.56% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £18,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.55% +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
556 536 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.74% 14.20% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 477 459 453
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £55,000
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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Meter
1 2 (100.00%) APMP
1 2 (100.00%) 4G

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) DTV
1 2 (100.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) APMP