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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 173 181 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Ericsson 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.15% 0.025% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 0.059% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -27.61%
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
1486 1696 1863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.32% 43.20% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1190 1372 1577
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 6 July 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 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (60.00%) Nortel
3 8 (53.33%) GSM
3 8 (53.33%) UMTS
3 8 (53.33%) WiMAX
3 8 (53.33%) Wireless
3 8 (53.33%) LTE
4 7 (46.67%) RNC
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) QA
4 7 (46.67%) 2G
4 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
4 7 (46.67%) Nokia
4 7 (46.67%) 3G
4 7 (46.67%) 4G
4 7 (46.67%) Radio Access Network
4 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (40.00%) SLA
6 5 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
7 2 (13.33%) DMS-100
7 2 (13.33%) Softswitch
7 2 (13.33%) VoIP
7 2 (13.33%) PBX
7 2 (13.33%) C
8 1 (6.67%) GPRS
8 1 (6.67%) SDH
8 1 (6.67%) CDMA2000
8 1 (6.67%) MPLS
8 1 (6.67%) DSL
8 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 8 (53.33%) GSM
1 8 (53.33%) UMTS
1 8 (53.33%) Wireless
1 8 (53.33%) WiMAX
1 8 (53.33%) LTE
2 7 (46.67%) RNC
2 7 (46.67%) 2G
2 7 (46.67%) 3G
2 7 (46.67%) 4G
2 7 (46.67%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (33.33%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (13.33%) DMS-100
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) PBX
4 2 (13.33%) Softswitch
5 1 (6.67%) GPRS
5 1 (6.67%) VoLTE
5 1 (6.67%) SDH
5 1 (6.67%) CDMA2000
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
General
1 10 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Switch Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) RAN Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior RAN Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Ericsson Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Wireless Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
2 6 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Nortel
2 7 (46.67%) Nokia
3 1 (6.67%) Huawei