The first table below looks at the demand for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 73 88 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -28
Permanent jobs citing Internet 127 94 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.16% 2.28% 3.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.92% 16.21% 26.62%
Number of salaries quoted 120 86 117
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £24,125 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
554 580 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.80% 14.06% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 489 505 471
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Internet
North West

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Internet
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Internet Salary Trend in Manchester

Internet
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Manchester

Internet
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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 0 42 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Stockport +1 8 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Altrincham +3 3 £21,000 -42.06% 1
Salford - 3 £40,000 - 1
Oldham +7 1 £31,500 -37.00% 1
Bury - 1 £13,000 -
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 73 (28.52%) .NET
2 65 (25.39%) HTML
2 65 (25.39%) CSS
3 63 (24.61%) JavaScript
4 62 (24.22%) SQL
5 54 (21.09%) C#
5 54 (21.09%) Microsoft
6 52 (20.31%) SQL Server
7 50 (19.53%) Marketing
8 49 (19.14%) ASP.NET
8 49 (19.14%) Firewall
9 42 (16.41%) MVC
10 41 (16.02%) Windows
11 40 (15.63%) XML
12 37 (14.45%) Finance
13 36 (14.06%) Web Services
13 36 (14.06%) DNS
14 35 (13.67%) IIS
15 33 (12.89%) Intranet
16 31 (12.11%) WAN
16 31 (12.11%) Linux
16 31 (12.11%) Project Management
16 31 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
17 30 (11.72%) Cisco
18 29 (11.33%) TCP/IP
18 29 (11.33%) Telecoms
18 29 (11.33%) .NET Framework
18 29 (11.33%) LINQ
19 28 (10.94%) MS Excel
20 27 (10.55%) Java

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (13.67%) IIS
2 17 (6.64%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.69%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.52%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.13%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.73%) Apache
7 5 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.95%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (1.56%) Drupal
8 4 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.17%) Jetty
9 3 (1.17%) CMS
10 1 (0.39%) Lync
10 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 28 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.25%) MS Office
2 16 (6.25%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.56%) InDesign
4 2 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.95%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 23 (8.98%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (6.64%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (3.91%) SaaS
4 6 (2.34%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.95%) Office 365
6 4 (1.56%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (19.14%) Firewall
2 36 (14.06%) DNS
3 33 (12.89%) Intranet
4 31 (12.11%) WAN
5 29 (11.33%) TCP/IP
6 20 (7.81%) Ethernet
7 19 (7.42%) SMTP
8 18 (7.03%) MPLS
9 17 (6.64%) LAN
10 16 (6.25%) OSPF
10 16 (6.25%) BGP
11 14 (5.47%) HTTP
12 12 (4.69%) IPsec
13 11 (4.30%) NAS
13 11 (4.30%) SAN
13 11 (4.30%) Wireless
14 10 (3.91%) VPN
14 10 (3.91%) SNMP
15 8 (3.13%) SSL
15 8 (3.13%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.47%) MySQL
3 10 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.17%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.17%) Hazelcast
7 3 (1.17%) Big Data
8 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.39%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 13 (5.08%) Selenium
2 10 (3.91%) JMeter
2 10 (3.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.52%) MSTest
3 9 (3.52%) SpecFlow
4 7 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (2.73%) NUnit
5 5 (1.95%) PHPUnit
5 5 (1.95%) Maven
6 4 (1.56%) Xcode
7 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.39%) JUnit
General
1 50 (19.53%) Marketing
2 37 (14.45%) Finance
3 29 (11.33%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.86%) Advertising
5 10 (3.91%) Billing
6 4 (1.56%) Games
7 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.39%) Retail
7 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 70 (27.34%) Developer
2 27 (10.55%) .NET Developer
3 25 (9.77%) Web Developer
4 20 (7.81%) Network Engineer
5 19 (7.42%) Project Manager
6 18 (7.03%) Analyst
6 18 (7.03%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (7.03%) Team Leader
6 18 (7.03%) IT Support
7 17 (6.64%) .NET Team Leader
7 17 (6.64%) .NET Web Developer
7 17 (6.64%) 2nd Line Support
8 15 (5.86%) Support Analyst
9 14 (5.47%) Support Engineer
10 13 (5.08%) Development Team Leader
11 12 (4.69%) IT Support Analyst
11 12 (4.69%) Senior Developer
11 12 (4.69%) Software Engineer
11 12 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 10 (3.91%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (28.52%) .NET
2 65 (25.39%) HTML
2 65 (25.39%) CSS
3 49 (19.14%) ASP.NET
4 40 (15.63%) XML
5 36 (14.06%) Web Services
6 29 (11.33%) .NET Framework
6 29 (11.33%) LINQ
7 26 (10.16%) XHTML
8 25 (9.77%) WCF
9 21 (8.20%) XSLT
10 20 (7.81%) Ajax
11 19 (7.42%) ASP.NET MVC
12 16 (6.25%) DHTML
13 15 (5.86%) jQuery
13 15 (5.86%) SOAP
14 12 (4.69%) REST
15 11 (4.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (4.30%) LINQ to SQL
16 10 (3.91%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.03%) W3C
2 12 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.52%) Open Source
3 9 (3.52%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.34%) IVR
4 6 (2.34%) iPhone
4 6 (2.34%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.34%) Social Media
4 6 (2.34%) Digital Media
5 5 (1.95%) Visualisation
5 5 (1.95%) iPad
5 5 (1.95%) IPTV
5 5 (1.95%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.95%) Clustering
6 4 (1.56%) NHS
6 4 (1.56%) Informatics
6 4 (1.56%) Photography
7 2 (0.78%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.78%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.78%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.02%) Windows
2 31 (12.11%) Linux
3 17 (6.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.52%) UNIX
6 7 (2.73%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.73%) Android
7 6 (2.34%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.41%) MVC
2 31 (12.11%) Project Management
2 31 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (10.16%) OO
4 23 (8.98%) UML
5 22 (8.59%) Software Engineering
6 20 (7.81%) TDD
7 18 (7.03%) BDD
8 16 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 16 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (5.47%) PRINCE2
9 14 (5.47%) Network Management
10 13 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (5.08%) OOD
10 13 (5.08%) Pair Programming
11 12 (4.69%) Time Management
11 12 (4.69%) Business Development
12 11 (4.30%) Web Development
12 11 (4.30%) Software Testing
12 11 (4.30%) Internet Marketing
Programming Languages
1 63 (24.61%) JavaScript
2 62 (24.22%) SQL
3 54 (21.09%) C#
4 27 (10.55%) Java
5 25 (9.77%) VB.NET
6 14 (5.47%) PHP
7 7 (2.73%) PHP5
8 6 (2.34%) Objective-C
9 5 (1.95%) C
10 3 (1.17%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.17%) Perl
10 3 (1.17%) Python
11 2 (0.78%) C++
11 2 (0.78%) XPath
11 2 (0.78%) Ruby
12 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (7.03%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (5.08%) CCNP
3 12 (4.69%) Degree
4 10 (3.91%) HNC
4 10 (3.91%) HND
5 8 (3.13%) CCIE
5 8 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.34%) MCSD
6 6 (2.34%) MCP
6 6 (2.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (2.34%) CCIP
7 4 (1.56%) MCAD
7 4 (1.56%) CCDP
7 4 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.56%) MCTS
8 3 (1.17%) CCNA
9 2 (0.78%) MCSE
9 2 (0.78%) ISEB
9 2 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.47%) SLA
1 14 (5.47%) WCAG
2 11 (4.30%) QA
3 6 (2.34%) ISO 9001
3 6 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) BS7799
System Software
1 24 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (6.25%) vSphere
3 12 (4.69%) Active Directory
4 11 (4.30%) vCloud
5 6 (2.34%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.56%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.17%) VMware Server
7 3 (1.17%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.17%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.39%) SpamAssassin
8 1 (0.39%) Xen
8 1 (0.39%) XenApp
8 1 (0.39%) XenServer
8 1 (0.39%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 12 (4.69%) SCCM
2 10 (3.91%) CiscoWorks
3 8 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (2.73%) Puppet
5 5 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.95%) HP NNM
5 5 (1.95%) OpenView
6 4 (1.56%) OpenNMS
6 4 (1.56%) SCOM
7 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.39%) Nessus
Vendors
1 54 (21.09%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.72%) Cisco
3 27 (10.55%) VMware
4 13 (5.08%) Juniper
5 12 (4.69%) F5
6 11 (4.30%) Zend
6 11 (4.30%) HP
7 7 (2.73%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.34%) Blue Coat
8 6 (2.34%) CheckPoint
8 6 (2.34%) Nokia
8 6 (2.34%) Citrix
8 6 (2.34%) Fortinet
8 6 (2.34%) Facebook
8 6 (2.34%) Riverbed
9 5 (1.95%) Acronis
9 5 (1.95%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.95%) Google
9 5 (1.95%) Dell
9 5 (1.95%) Apple
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £14k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + car or allowance + pension + healt
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £17000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Allegro Networks Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rentalcars.com
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rentalcars.com
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £40,500 to £44,500 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £51,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago