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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wi-Fi over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
North West / Manchester
Rank 168 154 173
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 26 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.70% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.78% 4.46% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 19
Median salary £38,000 £23,750 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -8.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £30,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,181 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +7.69%

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
544 493 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.02% 15.69% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 446 419 531
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Wi-Fi
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Wi-Fi as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale - 16 £40,000 -
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Wi-Fi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Wi-Fi.

1 52 (98.11%) Active Directory
2 39 (73.58%) LAN
3 36 (67.92%) WAN
4 31 (58.49%) Windows
5 30 (56.60%) Cisco
5 30 (56.60%) Firewall
6 29 (54.72%) DNS
7 28 (52.83%) Juniper
8 27 (50.94%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (50.94%) CCNP
8 27 (50.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (47.17%) VMware
9 25 (47.17%) ITIL
10 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
10 24 (45.28%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (37.74%) Network Management
12 20 (37.74%) PCI DSS
12 20 (37.74%) Huawei
12 20 (37.74%) Ethernet
12 20 (37.74%) Broadband
12 20 (37.74%) Ericsson
12 20 (37.74%) Internet
12 20 (37.74%) TACACS
13 18 (33.96%) Configuration Management
13 18 (33.96%) Nagios
13 18 (33.96%) SCCM
13 18 (33.96%) Hyper-V
13 18 (33.96%) OpenNMS
13 18 (33.96%) Puppet

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (28.30%) MS Exchange
2 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (18.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Office 365
2 4 (7.55%) Basecamp
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (73.58%) LAN
2 36 (67.92%) WAN
3 30 (56.60%) Firewall
4 29 (54.72%) DNS
5 20 (37.74%) Broadband
5 20 (37.74%) Ethernet
5 20 (37.74%) Internet
5 20 (37.74%) TACACS
6 14 (26.42%) VoIP
7 13 (24.53%) Asterisk PBX
7 13 (24.53%) IPv6
8 8 (15.09%) BGP
9 7 (13.21%) MPLS
9 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
10 6 (11.32%) MRTG
10 6 (11.32%) SNMP
11 3 (5.66%) VPN
12 1 (1.89%) DHCP
12 1 (1.89%) OSPF
12 1 (1.89%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) Bugzilla
2 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) JIRA
General
1 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 15 (28.30%) Network Engineer
1 15 (28.30%) Support Engineer
2 13 (24.53%) Designer
2 13 (24.53%) Network Designer
3 11 (20.75%) IT Support
4 8 (15.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (13.21%) Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Support
5 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) IT Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) IT Support Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Lead Designer
5 7 (13.21%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (13.21%) Support Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (9.43%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 4 (7.55%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.89%) Fintech
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (58.49%) Windows
2 27 (50.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
5 9 (16.98%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
7 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (11.32%) Windows XP
8 4 (7.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) ITIL
2 20 (37.74%) Network Management
3 18 (33.96%) Configuration Management
4 13 (24.53%) Network Planning
5 6 (11.32%) Network Design
6 5 (9.43%) Change Management
7 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.55%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.77%) Coaching
9 2 (3.77%) ERP
10 1 (1.89%) Migration
10 1 (1.89%) PRINCE
10 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.89%) Process Management
10 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.89%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (26.42%) SQL
2 13 (24.53%) Perl
2 13 (24.53%) PHP
2 13 (24.53%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (50.94%) CCNP
1 27 (50.94%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (18.87%) MCSE
2 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (16.98%) NCIE
3 9 (16.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (15.09%) CCNA
5 7 (13.21%) JNCIP
5 7 (13.21%) MCP
6 1 (1.89%) Degree
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (37.74%) PCI DSS
2 6 (11.32%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (98.11%) Active Directory
2 24 (45.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (33.96%) Hyper-V
4 11 (20.75%) vSphere
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (33.96%) Nagios
1 18 (33.96%) OpenNMS
1 18 (33.96%) Puppet
1 18 (33.96%) RANCID
1 18 (33.96%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) Cacti
3 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Cisco
2 28 (52.83%) Juniper
3 25 (47.17%) VMware
4 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
5 20 (37.74%) Ericsson
5 20 (37.74%) Huawei
6 13 (24.53%) Brocade
6 13 (24.53%) Foundry
6 13 (24.53%) ZyXEL
7 10 (18.87%) NetApp
8 8 (15.09%) SonicWALL
9 6 (11.32%) Dell
9 6 (11.32%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.89%) Avaya
10 1 (1.89%) AVG
10 1 (1.89%) HP
10 1 (1.89%) Veeam
10 1 (1.89%) WatchGuard
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