The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP)
Rank - 181 -
Permanent jobs citing WEP 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.027% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £25,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £19,000 £25,000 -
% change year-on-year
-24.00% -
WEP
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
543 509 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.37% 13.79% 14.51%
Number of salaries quoted 462 430 438
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £49,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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