The table below looks at the statistics for GPON skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPON over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Gigabit-Capable Passive Optical Network (G-PON)
Rank 178 189 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing GPON 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.028% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.79% 0.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 - -
GPON
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
508 607 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.67% 16.77% 14.51%
Number of salaries quoted 440 483 451
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GPON
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

GPON Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

GPON
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

GPON Salary Trend in Manchester

GPON
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing GPON 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 GPON.

1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) DSL
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (100.00%) STB

GPON
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing GPON 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 GPON. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DSL
1 4 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Field Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) STB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA