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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 163 169 188
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +19
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 25 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.67% 0.70% 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.41% 4.80% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 7
Median salary £44,000 £27,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% +34.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £20,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £41,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
567 562 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.24% 14.60% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 500 452 495
Median salary £42,500 £36,375 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.83% +6.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 14 £60,000 - 1
Altrincham - 2 £42,500 -
Sale - 1 £32,500 -
Stockport - 1 £33,500 -
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 23 (69.70%) Firewall
2 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
3 18 (54.55%) Cisco
4 17 (51.52%) DNS
5 16 (48.48%) VoIP
5 16 (48.48%) WAN
5 16 (48.48%) Telecoms
6 15 (45.45%) LAN
6 15 (45.45%) VPN
6 15 (45.45%) SQL
6 15 (45.45%) Nagios
7 14 (42.42%) Internet
7 14 (42.42%) Juniper
7 14 (42.42%) Puppet
8 13 (39.39%) Network Management
8 13 (39.39%) Foundry
8 13 (39.39%) OpenNMS
8 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
8 13 (39.39%) RANCID
8 13 (39.39%) Ericsson
8 13 (39.39%) IPv6
8 13 (39.39%) CCNP
8 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (39.39%) Configuration Management
8 13 (39.39%) TACACS
8 13 (39.39%) Perl
8 13 (39.39%) PHP
8 13 (39.39%) Python
8 13 (39.39%) Ethernet
8 13 (39.39%) Broadband

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 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (6.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (6.06%) Route 53
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.03%) GitHub
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) PaaS
4 1 (3.03%) SaaS
4 1 (3.03%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (69.70%) Firewall
2 17 (51.52%) DNS
3 16 (48.48%) VoIP
3 16 (48.48%) WAN
4 15 (45.45%) LAN
4 15 (45.45%) VPN
5 14 (42.42%) Internet
6 13 (39.39%) Broadband
6 13 (39.39%) Ethernet
6 13 (39.39%) IPv6
6 13 (39.39%) TACACS
7 11 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
8 10 (30.30%) VLAN
9 8 (24.24%) BGP
9 8 (24.24%) Junos
9 8 (24.24%) LLU
9 8 (24.24%) MRTG
9 8 (24.24%) OSPF
9 8 (24.24%) SNMP
9 8 (24.24%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (48.48%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.06%) Back Office
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Designer
1 9 (27.27%) Lead Designer
1 9 (27.27%) Network Designer
2 7 (21.21%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Network Team Leader
3 5 (15.15%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Embedded Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Embedded Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) JSON
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
1 1 (3.03%) OAuth
1 1 (3.03%) REST
1 1 (3.03%) SAML
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
1 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) BYOD
3 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Android
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Debian
5 1 (3.03%) Unix
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Configuration Management
1 13 (39.39%) Network Management
2 11 (33.33%) Network Planning
3 6 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 6 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 5 (15.15%) High Availability
4 5 (15.15%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (12.12%) Network Design
5 4 (12.12%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.06%) DevOps
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
7 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.06%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (3.03%) Re-Platforming
8 1 (3.03%) SABSA
8 1 (3.03%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) Perl
2 13 (39.39%) PHP
2 13 (39.39%) Python
3 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) C
4 2 (6.06%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) CCNP
1 13 (39.39%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.18%) CCNA
3 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) Degree
5 2 (6.06%) JNCIP
6 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (6.06%) Docker
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.03%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) Nagios
2 14 (42.42%) Puppet
3 13 (39.39%) OpenNMS
3 13 (39.39%) RANCID
3 13 (39.39%) SCCM
4 8 (24.24%) Cacti
4 8 (24.24%) SCOM
5 2 (6.06%) Ansible
6 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
6 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.03%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco
2 14 (42.42%) Juniper
3 13 (39.39%) Brocade
3 13 (39.39%) Ericsson
3 13 (39.39%) Foundry
3 13 (39.39%) Huawei
3 13 (39.39%) ZyXEL
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.09%) VMware
6 2 (6.06%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) SAP
7 1 (3.03%) AVG
7 1 (3.03%) Guidewire
7 1 (3.03%) NetApp
7 1 (3.03%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.03%) Sage
7 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam
Manchester, Lancashire
Think Money Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago