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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 162 191 171
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -20
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 9 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.27% 0.12% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.83% 0.78% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 4
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% -6.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £34,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
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
493 641 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.97% 15.94% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 428 533 427
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +1 5 £57,500 -17.85%
Broadband
North West

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 17 (44.74%) Internet
3 14 (36.84%) ITIL
4 13 (34.21%) Linux
4 13 (34.21%) Ethernet
4 13 (34.21%) VPN
4 13 (34.21%) Project Management
4 13 (34.21%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (28.95%) SLA
6 10 (26.32%) Windows
6 10 (26.32%) SQL
7 9 (23.68%) IPv6
7 9 (23.68%) SAN
7 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (21.05%) People Management
8 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
8 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
8 8 (21.05%) C
8 8 (21.05%) Service Management
8 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (21.05%) Operations Management
9 7 (18.42%) Unix
9 7 (18.42%) Firewall
10 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 6 (15.79%) DNS
10 6 (15.79%) Finance
10 6 (15.79%) High Availability
10 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
11 5 (13.16%) Coaching
11 5 (13.16%) SCOM

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) Internet
2 13 (34.21%) Ethernet
2 13 (34.21%) VPN
3 9 (23.68%) IPv6
3 9 (23.68%) SAN
4 7 (18.42%) Firewall
5 6 (15.79%) DNS
6 5 (13.16%) MPLS
7 4 (10.53%) ADSL
7 4 (10.53%) BGP
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (10.53%) IP Telephony
7 4 (10.53%) IPsec
7 4 (10.53%) IPv4
7 4 (10.53%) L2TP
7 4 (10.53%) OSPF
7 4 (10.53%) RSVP
7 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 4 (10.53%) VoIP
7 4 (10.53%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Bugzilla
1 3 (7.89%) JIRA
General
1 20 (52.63%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 4 (10.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Operations Manager
2 5 (13.16%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) IP Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) IP Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Juniper Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Quality Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.63%) iPad
4 1 (2.63%) iPhone
4 1 (2.63%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Windows
3 7 (18.42%) Unix
4 5 (13.16%) Debian
5 4 (10.53%) AIX
5 4 (10.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) ITIL
2 13 (34.21%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (34.21%) Project Management
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) Operations Management
3 8 (21.05%) People Management
3 8 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 8 (21.05%) Service Management
4 6 (15.79%) High Availability
5 5 (13.16%) Coaching
5 5 (13.16%) Information Security
6 4 (10.53%) Network Design
7 3 (7.89%) Agile Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Bug Management
7 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) C
3 5 (13.16%) PHP
3 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.89%) Java
4 3 (7.89%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) CCNA
1 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.53%) CCNP
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) JNCIA
2 4 (10.53%) JNCIP
3 3 (7.89%) ISEB
3 3 (7.89%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) SLA
2 3 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) XenApp
3 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCOM
2 4 (10.53%) Cacti
2 4 (10.53%) FortiGate
2 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco
2 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) BT
3 4 (10.53%) HP
3 4 (10.53%) Juniper
3 4 (10.53%) Palo Alto
3 4 (10.53%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.26%) Empirix
4 2 (5.26%) Huawei
4 2 (5.26%) Sonus
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) NetSuite
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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