The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Life Science in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Life Science over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Life Sciences
Rank - - 187
Permanent jobs citing Life Science 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
Life Science
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1262 1341 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.17% 34.37% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1030 1226
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Life Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Life Science Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Life Science
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Life Science Salary Trend in Manchester

Life Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Life Science 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 Life Science.

1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) NFS
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (50.00%) VLAN
1 3 (50.00%) Xen
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) iSCSI

Life Science
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Life Science 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 Life Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) VLAN
1 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Developer
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) NFS
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Xen
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) NetApp
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
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