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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 182 172 167
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 4 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.10% 0.21% 0.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 1.63% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 28
Average salary £42,500 £62,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.45% +158.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £40,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £62,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-11.24% -0.58%
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
621 490 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.75% 13.11% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 517 431 564
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +20.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 27 January 2015.

Broadband Salary Histogram in Manchester

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 6 (33.33%) VoIP
3 6 (33.33%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (27.78%) Unified Communications
5 4 (22.22%) IP Telephony
5 4 (22.22%) CCNA
5 4 (22.22%) Debian
6 3 (16.67%) Internet
6 3 (16.67%) Juniper
6 3 (16.67%) MPLS
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) CCNP
6 3 (16.67%) WAN
6 3 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (16.67%) Perl
6 3 (16.67%) MySQL
6 3 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) DNS
7 2 (11.11%) B2B
7 2 (11.11%) XML
7 2 (11.11%) Megaco
7 2 (11.11%) H.323
7 2 (11.11%) OSPF
7 2 (11.11%) BGP

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) VoIP
1 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (27.78%) Unified Communications
3 4 (22.22%) IP Telephony
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) Internet
4 3 (16.67%) MPLS
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) DNS
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 2 (11.11%) RTP
5 2 (11.11%) Megaco
5 2 (11.11%) OSPF
5 2 (11.11%) BGP
5 2 (11.11%) IPstream
5 2 (11.11%) H.323
5 2 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (5.56%) VLAN
6 1 (5.56%) VPLS
6 1 (5.56%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
1 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
1 2 (11.11%) Sales Executive
1 2 (11.11%) Administrator
1 2 (11.11%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Build Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery Coordinator
2 1 (5.56%) Service Improvement Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
2 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) Flash
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) BBC
1 1 (5.56%) Interactive TV
1 1 (5.56%) Telematics
1 1 (5.56%) Open Source
1 1 (5.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Debian
3 1 (5.56%) FreeBSD
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) B2B
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Network Design
2 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
2 2 (11.11%) Network Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Network Management
2 2 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (5.56%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) BDD
3 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Release Management
3 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.56%) Product Management
3 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (22.22%) CCNA
3 3 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (11.11%) CCDP
5 1 (5.56%) ISEB
5 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Juniper
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) BT
3 2 (11.11%) Acme Packet
3 2 (11.11%) Sonus
4 1 (5.56%) Redback
4 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
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