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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Gigabit-Capable Passive Optical Network (G-PON)
Rank - - 192
Permanent jobs citing GPON 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £47,500
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
672 483 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.03% 13.00% 14.83%
Number of salaries quoted 563 408 546
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000