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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 163 165 186
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 15 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.45% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.06% 3.16% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 12
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +34.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,500 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
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
490 569 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.57% 14.31% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 414 490 541
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 - 5 £100,000 - 1
Broadband
North West

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 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%) Windows
1 22 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
3 13 (40.63%) Linux
4 12 (37.50%) VMware
4 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (34.38%) .NET
5 11 (34.38%) C#
5 11 (34.38%) Ethernet
5 11 (34.38%) Internet
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 10 (31.25%) WinForms
6 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (31.25%) TDD
6 10 (31.25%) NUnit
6 10 (31.25%) Scrum
6 10 (31.25%) Spring.NET
6 10 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
6 10 (31.25%) MSTest
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%) WPF
6 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (31.25%) Kanban
6 10 (31.25%) Unity DI Container
7 9 (28.13%) VPN

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) Ethernet
1 11 (34.38%) Internet
2 9 (28.13%) VPN
2 9 (28.13%) DNS
3 8 (25.00%) VoIP
4 7 (21.88%) IPv6
5 6 (18.75%) DSL
5 6 (18.75%) MPLS
6 4 (12.50%) SAN
6 4 (12.50%) Firewall
7 3 (9.38%) WAN
7 3 (9.38%) ADSL
8 2 (6.25%) PPP
8 2 (6.25%) L2TP
8 2 (6.25%) OSPF
8 2 (6.25%) BGP
8 2 (6.25%) DSLAM
8 2 (6.25%) LLU
9 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) NUnit
1 10 (31.25%) MSTest
1 10 (31.25%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (31.25%) Moq
General
1 22 (68.75%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
1 10 (31.25%) .NET Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Technical Director
2 4 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Support Technician
4 2 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Designer
5 1 (3.13%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) WinForms
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
3 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.13%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) 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
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Scrum
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (31.25%) TDD
1 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
1 10 (31.25%) MVVM
1 10 (31.25%) Kanban
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) Information Security
3 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (18.75%) Coaching
4 4 (12.50%) People Management
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Data Security
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Open Source
6 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) Java
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CCNP
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.25%) JNCIS
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCTS
2 1 (3.13%) MCITP
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (12.50%) vCloud
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) cPanel
2 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) VMware
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
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FT Select
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum plus 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum Van + Laptop + Smart Phone
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
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Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago