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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 181 170 160
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 12 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.24% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.78% 1.86% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 34
Average salary £35,250 £20,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.95% -31.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,050 £17,700 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £62,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
673 483 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.15% 13.01% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 562 408 545
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 December 2014.

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 29 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
Bury - 2 £25,500 -
Stockport - 1 £16,500 -
Broadband
North West

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) VoIP
3 7 (30.43%) Ethernet
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco
4 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) CCNA
5 5 (21.74%) Degree
5 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications
6 4 (17.39%) Debian
6 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) VPN
6 4 (17.39%) CRM
6 4 (17.39%) MPLS
6 4 (17.39%) Juniper
7 3 (13.04%) Internet
7 3 (13.04%) WAN
7 3 (13.04%) CCNP
7 3 (13.04%) Perl
7 3 (13.04%) MySQL
7 3 (13.04%) MS Office
8 2 (8.70%) HTML
8 2 (8.70%) Java
8 2 (8.70%) XML
8 2 (8.70%) Windows
8 2 (8.70%) CCDP
8 2 (8.70%) DNS
8 2 (8.70%) B2B

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) VoIP
1 7 (30.43%) Ethernet
2 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications
3 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
3 4 (17.39%) MPLS
3 4 (17.39%) VPN
4 3 (13.04%) WAN
4 3 (13.04%) Internet
5 2 (8.70%) H.323
5 2 (8.70%) Firewall
5 2 (8.70%) VPLS
5 2 (8.70%) IPstream
5 2 (8.70%) LAN
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 2 (8.70%) SAN
5 2 (8.70%) RTP
5 2 (8.70%) Megaco
5 2 (8.70%) OSPF
5 2 (8.70%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (56.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Billing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (13.04%) Coordinator
1 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Sales Executive
2 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) VoIP Engineer
2 2 (8.70%) Administrator
2 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) OSS Architect
3 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Build Engineer
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery Coordinator
3 1 (4.35%) Service Improvement Analyst
3 1 (4.35%) BSS Architect
3 1 (4.35%) OSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
3 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) Flash
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) BBC
1 1 (4.35%) Interactive TV
1 1 (4.35%) Telematics
1 1 (4.35%) Open Source
1 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Debian
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (4.35%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) CRM
3 2 (8.70%) B2B
3 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Network Design
3 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
3 2 (8.70%) Network Architecture
3 2 (8.70%) Network Management
3 2 (8.70%) High Availability
4 1 (4.35%) Coaching
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) BDD
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Release Management
4 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.35%) Product Management
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Perl
2 2 (8.70%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Python
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) CCNA
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) CCNP
4 2 (8.70%) CCDP
5 1 (4.35%) ISEB
5 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Nagios
1 2 (8.70%) Cacti
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Juniper
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) BT
3 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
3 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.70%) Acme Packet
3 2 (8.70%) Sonus
4 1 (4.35%) Redback
Manchester
D4 Digital
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus, On going training
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago