The table below looks at the statistics for Wi-Fi skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 177 159 194
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +35
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 16 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.53% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 4.05% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 2
Average salary £32,000 £27,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.36% -16.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £23,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £35,000 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
Wi-Fi
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
672 494 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.91% 13.12% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 562 416 547
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Wi-Fi Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Wi-Fi Salary Trend in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wi-Fi across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi.

1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (56.00%) LAN
2 14 (56.00%) WAN
3 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (48.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (48.00%) Windows XP
5 9 (36.00%) MCP
6 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (28.00%) Finance
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (24.00%) MS Office
8 6 (24.00%) Dell
8 6 (24.00%) McAfee
9 5 (20.00%) Resource Management
9 5 (20.00%) VPN
9 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
9 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
9 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.00%) iOS Development
9 5 (20.00%) CCNA
9 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Wi-Fi 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 Wi-Fi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (24.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) LAN
1 14 (56.00%) WAN
2 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.00%) VPN
4 4 (16.00%) SSL
4 4 (16.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) Network Security
5 3 (12.00%) SAN
6 2 (8.00%) BGP
6 2 (8.00%) IPv6
6 2 (8.00%) DNS
6 2 (8.00%) DHCP
6 2 (8.00%) VoIP
7 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
7 1 (4.00%) Internet
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (16.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) OAuth
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Telematics
1 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
1 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (48.00%) Windows XP
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (48.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 5 (20.00%) iOS Development
3 4 (16.00%) Android Development
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.00%) Network Management
4 2 (8.00%) Change Control
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) SABSA
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management
5 1 (4.00%) Information Security
5 1 (4.00%) SOA
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) MCP
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (20.00%) CCNA
4 3 (12.00%) CCNP
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.00%) JNCIS
6 1 (4.00%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.00%) MCTS
6 1 (4.00%) NCDA
6 1 (4.00%) CCDP
6 1 (4.00%) CCA
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) XenServer
3 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Dell
2 6 (24.00%) McAfee
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
4 1 (4.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper
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