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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 155 171 190
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +19
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 36 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.96% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.11% 2.46% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 36 12 12
Median salary £35,000 £23,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £30,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.28% +7.69%
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
589 529 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.69% 14.78% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 516 416 539
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £52,000 £60,000
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 £40,000 - 3
Stockport - 1 £38,000 -
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 53 (85.48%) Active Directory
2 42 (67.74%) LAN
3 39 (62.90%) WAN
4 36 (58.06%) Firewall
5 31 (50.00%) Cisco
6 30 (48.39%) DNS
6 30 (48.39%) Windows
7 29 (46.77%) Juniper
8 28 (45.16%) CCNP
8 28 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 24 (38.71%) ITIL
10 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
10 24 (38.71%) VMware
11 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (33.87%) PCI DSS
12 21 (33.87%) Huawei
12 21 (33.87%) Broadband
12 21 (33.87%) Ethernet
12 21 (33.87%) Ericsson
12 21 (33.87%) Internet
12 21 (33.87%) TACACS
12 21 (33.87%) Puppet
12 21 (33.87%) Network Management
13 20 (32.26%) OpenNMS
13 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (32.26%) RANCID
13 20 (32.26%) Configuration Management
13 20 (32.26%) Nagios
13 20 (32.26%) SCCM

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 (24.19%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Office
2 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Office 365
2 4 (6.45%) Basecamp
3 1 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (67.74%) LAN
2 39 (62.90%) WAN
3 36 (58.06%) Firewall
4 30 (48.39%) DNS
5 21 (33.87%) Broadband
5 21 (33.87%) Ethernet
5 21 (33.87%) Internet
5 21 (33.87%) TACACS
6 19 (30.65%) VoIP
7 18 (29.03%) IPv6
8 16 (25.81%) Asterisk PBX
9 15 (24.19%) VPN
10 11 (17.74%) BGP
11 10 (16.13%) MRTG
11 10 (16.13%) SNMP
12 8 (12.90%) HSRP
12 8 (12.90%) Junos
12 8 (12.90%) LLU
12 8 (12.90%) OSPF
12 8 (12.90%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 18 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) Bugzilla
2 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.45%) JIRA
General
1 19 (30.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (25.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 16 (25.81%) Network Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Support Engineer
3 14 (22.58%) Designer
3 14 (22.58%) Network Designer
4 11 (17.74%) IT Support
5 10 (16.13%) Lead Designer
6 8 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (12.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) Analyst
7 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 7 (11.29%) IT Analyst
7 7 (11.29%) IT Support Analyst
7 7 (11.29%) Support Analyst
8 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Help Desk Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Network Team Leader
9 5 (8.06%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.61%) Fintech
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Windows
2 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (16.13%) Windows Server
5 9 (14.52%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (11.29%) Linux
6 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (9.68%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.61%) CentOS
8 1 (1.61%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) ITIL
2 21 (33.87%) Network Management
3 20 (32.26%) Configuration Management
4 16 (25.81%) Network Planning
5 8 (12.90%) Network Design
6 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.06%) High Availability
7 5 (8.06%) Performance Management
7 5 (8.06%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (6.45%) Business Continuity
8 4 (6.45%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.23%) Change Management
10 2 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.61%) Asset Management
11 1 (1.61%) Coaching
11 1 (1.61%) Migration
11 1 (1.61%) Process Management
11 1 (1.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) SQL
2 18 (29.03%) Perl
2 18 (29.03%) PHP
2 18 (29.03%) Python
3 2 (3.23%) C
3 2 (3.23%) Embedded C
3 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (45.16%) CCNP
1 28 (45.16%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (20.97%) CCNA
3 9 (14.52%) MCSE
3 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (14.52%) NCIE
3 9 (14.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (11.29%) MCP
5 5 (8.06%) JNCIP
5 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
6 3 (4.84%) Degree
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (33.87%) PCI DSS
2 7 (11.29%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (85.48%) Active Directory
2 23 (37.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (27.42%) Hyper-V
4 10 (16.13%) vSphere
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.61%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (33.87%) Puppet
2 20 (32.26%) Nagios
2 20 (32.26%) OpenNMS
2 20 (32.26%) RANCID
2 20 (32.26%) SCCM
3 10 (16.13%) Cacti
4 8 (12.90%) SCOM
5 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (50.00%) Cisco
2 29 (46.77%) Juniper
3 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 24 (38.71%) VMware
4 21 (33.87%) Ericsson
4 21 (33.87%) Huawei
5 18 (29.03%) Brocade
5 18 (29.03%) Foundry
5 18 (29.03%) ZyXEL
6 9 (14.52%) NetApp
7 8 (12.90%) SonicWALL
8 6 (9.68%) Dell
8 6 (9.68%) Intel Security
9 1 (1.61%) Avaya
9 1 (1.61%) AVG
9 1 (1.61%) Veeam
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + on call allowance + beneifts
Posted: 8 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 11 days ago