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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 162 177 182
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 20 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.07% 0.89% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 10
Average salary £28,750 £24,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.79% -10.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,100 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
492 564 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.49% 14.45% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 416 488 539
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wi-Fi within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £20,500 -
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 32 (64.00%) Windows 7
3 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 24 (48.00%) Active Directory
4 24 (48.00%) LAN
4 24 (48.00%) Windows 8
5 22 (44.00%) ITIL
6 21 (42.00%) WAN
7 20 (40.00%) Finance
8 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
8 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (36.00%) VoIP
10 17 (34.00%) Firewall
11 14 (28.00%) DNS
12 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (26.00%) MS Exchange
12 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
12 13 (26.00%) MCTS
13 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 11 (22.00%) DHCP
14 11 (22.00%) Windows XP
14 11 (22.00%) VPN
14 11 (22.00%) Android
14 11 (22.00%) SCCM
15 10 (20.00%) vSphere
15 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (20.00%) Linux
15 10 (20.00%) MCP
15 10 (20.00%) Dell

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 13 (26.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.00%) MS Office
3 4 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.00%) LAN
2 21 (42.00%) WAN
3 19 (38.00%) TCP/IP
4 18 (36.00%) VoIP
5 17 (34.00%) Firewall
6 14 (28.00%) DNS
7 11 (22.00%) VPN
7 11 (22.00%) DHCP
8 9 (18.00%) UMTS
8 9 (18.00%) Bluetooth
8 9 (18.00%) GPRS
8 9 (18.00%) GSM
9 8 (16.00%) WLAN
9 8 (16.00%) Wireless
9 8 (16.00%) DVB
9 8 (16.00%) SAN
9 8 (16.00%) NFC
10 5 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (8.00%) Network Security
11 4 (8.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Automotive
2 8 (16.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (36.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (16.00%) IT Support
2 8 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Graduate
5 4 (8.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (6.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
7 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) SVG
1 8 (16.00%) OpenGL
1 8 (16.00%) Middleware
1 8 (16.00%) UIQ
1 8 (16.00%) Series 60
1 8 (16.00%) BREW
1 8 (16.00%) Qt
1 8 (16.00%) OpenAL
1 8 (16.00%) OpenCL
1 8 (16.00%) Flash
1 8 (16.00%) J2ME
2 1 (2.00%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.00%) MPEG
2 8 (16.00%) Device Driver
2 8 (16.00%) iPhone
3 3 (6.00%) Telematics
3 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 32 (64.00%) Windows 7
3 24 (48.00%) Windows 8
4 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (22.00%) Windows XP
7 11 (22.00%) Android
8 10 (20.00%) Linux
9 8 (16.00%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (16.00%) Nucleus RTOS
10 4 (8.00%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
12 1 (2.00%) CentOS
12 1 (2.00%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (2.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) ITIL
2 8 (16.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 8 (16.00%) DRM
2 8 (16.00%) Speech Recognition
2 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
4 3 (6.00%) Android Development
4 3 (6.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.00%) Network Management
4 3 (6.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (6.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (6.00%) Change Management
5 2 (4.00%) Information Security
5 2 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (2.00%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (2.00%) Change Control
6 1 (2.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) C
2 8 (16.00%) C++
2 8 (16.00%) Java
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (26.00%) MCTS
2 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (20.00%) MCP
3 9 (18.00%) CCNA
4 6 (12.00%) Degree
4 6 (12.00%) NCDA
5 5 (10.00%) CCA
5 5 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.00%) MCITP
7 1 (2.00%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.00%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.00%) CCDP
7 1 (2.00%) HNC
7 1 (2.00%) HND
7 1 (2.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.00%) vSphere
3 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (8.00%) XenApp
5 4 (8.00%) XenServer
5 4 (8.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (22.00%) SCCM
2 5 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.00%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Dell
2 10 (20.00%) Cisco
3 8 (16.00%) Symbian
4 7 (14.00%) VMware
5 6 (12.00%) NetApp
6 5 (10.00%) McAfee
7 4 (8.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.00%) Avaya
8 1 (2.00%) Juniper
8 1 (2.00%) Ericsson
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) Nortel
8 1 (2.00%) Mitel
8 1 (2.00%) Huawei
8 1 (2.00%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.00%) Veeam
8 1 (2.00%) Riverbed
8 1 (2.00%) F5
Manchester, Lancashire
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