The table below looks at the statistics for QSIG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QSIG over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QSIG
Rank - 176 182
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.026% 0.053%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.18% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £45,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
QSIG
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
569 563 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.99% 14.59% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 490 496 432
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QSIG
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

QSIG Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

QSIG
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

QSIG Salary Trend in Manchester