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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 159 156 188
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +32
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 27 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.68% 0.46% 0.046%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 3.51% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 2
Average salary £25,500 £27,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% -16.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £31,500 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
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
621 485 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.74% 13.05% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 518 425 558
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 26 January 2015.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 21 (58.33%) ITIL
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) LAN
2 19 (52.78%) WAN
3 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (47.22%) Windows 7
5 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (38.89%) Windows XP
7 13 (36.11%) MCP
8 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (30.56%) Finance
10 10 (27.78%) Dell
10 10 (27.78%) Cisco
11 9 (25.00%) Windows 8
12 8 (22.22%) CCNA
12 8 (22.22%) VPN
13 7 (19.44%) MS Office
13 7 (19.44%) CCNP
13 7 (19.44%) McAfee
13 7 (19.44%) Firewall
13 7 (19.44%) Network Security
14 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (16.67%) SCCM
14 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (16.67%) Resource Management
14 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Office
2 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (52.78%) LAN
1 19 (52.78%) WAN
2 12 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 8 (22.22%) VPN
4 7 (19.44%) Firewall
4 7 (19.44%) Network Security
5 6 (16.67%) SSL
6 4 (11.11%) BGP
6 4 (11.11%) SAN
7 3 (8.33%) Wireless
7 3 (8.33%) IPv6
7 3 (8.33%) DNS
7 3 (8.33%) DHCP
7 3 (8.33%) VoIP
8 1 (2.78%) IPsec
8 1 (2.78%) Internet
8 1 (2.78%) MPLS
8 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Network Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (13.89%) IT Support
5 5 (13.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Architect
6 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Network Architect
8 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (2.78%) OAuth
2 1 (2.78%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Telematics
1 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (47.22%) Windows 7
3 16 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (38.89%) Windows XP
5 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 6 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 5 (13.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 6 (16.67%) iOS Development
3 5 (13.89%) Android Development
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.11%) Change Control
4 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.33%) Time Management
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 3 (8.33%) Network Management
6 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.78%) Information Security
7 1 (2.78%) SOA
7 1 (2.78%) Security Architecture
7 1 (2.78%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) MCP
2 11 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (22.22%) CCNA
4 7 (19.44%) CCNP
5 5 (13.89%) MCTS
5 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (8.33%) CCDP
6 3 (8.33%) Degree
6 3 (8.33%) CCIE
6 3 (8.33%) JNCIS
6 3 (8.33%) JNCIP
7 2 (5.56%) NCDA
7 2 (5.56%) CCA
7 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
1 3 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 4 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
3 2 (5.56%) XenServer
3 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.78%) Dell
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco
3 7 (19.44%) McAfee
4 4 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (11.11%) NetApp
5 3 (8.33%) Riverbed
5 3 (8.33%) F5
5 3 (8.33%) Juniper
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 basic + benefits + holidays / career
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago