The first table below looks at the demand for WEP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WEP over the 3 months to 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing WEP 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 £45,000 - -
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
583 701 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.25% 16.81% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 458 565 561
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WEP
North West

WEP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

WEP Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WEP
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

WEP Salary Trend in Manchester

WEP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WEP 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 WEP.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) WPA
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista

WEP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WEP 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 WEP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) ADSL
1 1 (100.00%) SMTP
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) WPA
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple