The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Ericsson.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank - 190 178
Permanent jobs citing Ericsson 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.074% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.17% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £36,750 £40,050
% change year-on-year
+117.68% -8.23%
Ericsson
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1642 1786 1706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.68% 43.98% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1316 1392 1425
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 £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Ericsson
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Ericsson Salary Trend in Manchester

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Ericsson 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 Ericsson.

1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 4 (44.44%) WiMAX
2 4 (44.44%) SIGTRAN
2 4 (44.44%) LTE
2 4 (44.44%) 4G
2 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (44.44%) Wireless
2 4 (44.44%) UMTS
2 4 (44.44%) GSM
2 4 (44.44%) Nortel
3 3 (33.33%) Nokia
3 3 (33.33%) 3G
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) SLA
3 3 (33.33%) 2G
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) RNC
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) DMS-100
4 1 (11.11%) Huawei
4 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
4 1 (11.11%) HSPA
4 1 (11.11%) GPON
4 1 (11.11%) Softswitch
4 1 (11.11%) VoLTE
4 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (11.11%) CDMA2000
4 1 (11.11%) MPLS

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

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

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) GSM
1 4 (44.44%) UMTS
1 4 (44.44%) Wireless
1 4 (44.44%) WiMAX
1 4 (44.44%) SIGTRAN
1 4 (44.44%) LTE
1 4 (44.44%) 4G
1 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (33.33%) RNC
2 3 (33.33%) 2G
2 3 (33.33%) 3G
3 1 (11.11%) CDMA2000
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) DSL
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) PBX
3 1 (11.11%) SDH
3 1 (11.11%) DMS-100
3 1 (11.11%) GPON
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Switch Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Ericsson Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) RAN Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior RAN Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Nortel
2 3 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (11.11%) Huawei