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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
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 £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
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
509 614 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.69% 16.76% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 441 488 447
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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