The table below looks at the statistics for NGN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NGN over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Next Generation Network (NGN)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing NGN 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £56,250 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.16%
NGN
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
547 543 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.72% 14.24% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 470 469 456
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NGN
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

NGN Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NGN
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

NGN Salary Trend in Manchester

NGN
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing NGN 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 NGN.

1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) ATM
3 3 (42.86%) Broadband
3 3 (42.86%) SDH
3 3 (42.86%) DSLAM
3 3 (42.86%) STB
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) IPTV
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management

NGN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing NGN 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 NGN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
1 4 (57.14%) Internet
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
1 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (42.86%) ATM
2 3 (42.86%) Broadband
2 3 (42.86%) SDH
2 3 (42.86%) DSLAM
General
1 7 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Account Director
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) STB
2 1 (14.29%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree