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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 197 - 198
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 3G 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% - 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.74% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
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
675 495 638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.91% 13.18% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 567 415 547
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £51,000
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 18 December 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 - 3 £40,000 -
3G
North West

3G
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 5 (100.00%) 2G
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
3 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) SS7
4 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) NGN
4 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) LTE
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
4 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 5 (100.00%) 2G
2 4 (80.00%) 4G
3 1 (20.00%) SS7
3 1 (20.00%) NGN
3 1 (20.00%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (20.00%) LTE
General
1 5 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security