The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3G
Rank 185 188 163
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -25
Permanent jobs citing 3G 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.025% 0.024% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.17% 0.14% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 6
Average salary - £21,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.40%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
579 693 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.31% 16.89% 16.04%
Number of salaries quoted 454 551 548
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
3G
North West

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 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Acronis
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Wyse
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) E-Learning

3G
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Lync
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (50.00%) E-Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Acronis
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Wyse