The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 156 175 173
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 25 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.75% 0.33% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 2.25% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 27
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,650 £19,450 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £28,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%
Broadband
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
523 577 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.75% 14.49% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 427 459 501
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Broadband
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Manchester

Broadband
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Broadband Salary Histogram in Manchester

Broadband
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
Rochdale - 8 £55,500 - 1
Salford - 1 £20,000 -
Broadband
North West

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 22 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 20 (62.50%) Windows
3 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
4 12 (37.50%) Linux
5 11 (34.38%) .NET
5 11 (34.38%) C#
5 11 (34.38%) Ethernet
5 11 (34.38%) Scrum
5 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (31.25%) TDD
6 10 (31.25%) NUnit
6 10 (31.25%) WPF
6 10 (31.25%) Kanban
6 10 (31.25%) Spring.NET
6 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (31.25%) MVVM
6 10 (31.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (31.25%) Moq
6 10 (31.25%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (31.25%) Ninject
6 10 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (31.25%) MSTest
6 10 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (31.25%) Unity DI Container
6 10 (31.25%) VMware
6 10 (31.25%) WinForms
6 10 (31.25%) Internet
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 7 (21.88%) VPN

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Broadband 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 Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Ethernet
2 10 (31.25%) Internet
3 7 (21.88%) VPN
3 7 (21.88%) DNS
3 7 (21.88%) IPv6
4 6 (18.75%) VoIP
4 6 (18.75%) DSL
5 4 (12.50%) MPLS
5 4 (12.50%) SAN
5 4 (12.50%) Firewall
6 3 (9.38%) WAN
6 3 (9.38%) ADSL
7 2 (6.25%) L2TP
7 2 (6.25%) DSLAM
7 2 (6.25%) OSPF
7 2 (6.25%) BGP
7 2 (6.25%) PPP
7 2 (6.25%) LLU
8 1 (3.13%) WiMAX
8 1 (3.13%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) NUnit
1 10 (31.25%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (31.25%) Moq
1 10 (31.25%) MSTest
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 22 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) .NET Developer
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Director
6 1 (3.13%) Designer
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) WPF
2 10 (31.25%) Spring.NET
2 10 (31.25%) Castle Windsor
2 10 (31.25%) Ninject
2 10 (31.25%) Unity DI Container
2 10 (31.25%) WinForms
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) RSS
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) Solaris
4 1 (3.13%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Scrum
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) TDD
2 10 (31.25%) Kanban
2 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (31.25%) MVVM
2 10 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (18.75%) Coaching
5 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) Open Source
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
7 2 (6.25%) Data Security
7 2 (6.25%) People Management
7 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) CCNP
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) JNCIS
3 1 (3.13%) MCTS
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) vCloud
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) cPanel
2 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) VMware
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Juniper
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus bonus, + oncall + excellent ben
Posted: 14 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago