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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 165 153 192
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +39
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 13 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.67% 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.48% 4.61% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 3
Average salary £30,486 £24,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.02% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £32,800 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.04%
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
525 564 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.83% 14.59% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 426 449 486
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 2015.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 25 (58.14%) LAN
3 23 (53.49%) ITIL
4 22 (51.16%) Windows
4 22 (51.16%) WAN
5 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
5 21 (48.84%) Windows 7
6 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (34.88%) Firewall
9 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
10 13 (30.23%) Cisco
10 13 (30.23%) Windows XP
10 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (30.23%) CCNA
10 13 (30.23%) Windows 8
11 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (27.91%) Finance
11 12 (27.91%) MCTS
12 11 (25.58%) SCCM
12 11 (25.58%) DNS
13 10 (23.26%) VPN
13 10 (23.26%) MCP
13 10 (23.26%) Dell
13 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
15 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (18.60%) Network Security
15 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2003

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
1 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (11.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) LAN
2 22 (51.16%) WAN
3 15 (34.88%) Firewall
4 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
5 11 (25.58%) DNS
6 10 (23.26%) VPN
7 8 (18.60%) DHCP
7 8 (18.60%) Network Security
8 7 (16.28%) SSL
8 7 (16.28%) VoIP
8 7 (16.28%) SAN
9 5 (11.63%) Wireless
10 4 (9.30%) MPLS
11 3 (6.98%) BGP
11 3 (6.98%) Internet
11 3 (6.98%) IPv6
12 2 (4.65%) IPsec
12 2 (4.65%) WiMAX
13 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (2.33%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (23.26%) IT Support
3 9 (20.93%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Network Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (6.98%) Network Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Senior IT Support
5 3 (6.98%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.65%) Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Security Officer
6 2 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) Telematics
3 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.65%) PKI
4 2 (4.65%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Windows 7
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (44.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (30.23%) Windows 8
4 13 (30.23%) Windows XP
4 13 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.98%) Android
6 2 (4.65%) Linux
7 1 (2.33%) Debian
7 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Network Management
3 3 (6.98%) Change Control
3 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
3 3 (6.98%) Android Development
3 3 (6.98%) iOS Development
3 3 (6.98%) Resource Management
3 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
3 3 (6.98%) Time Management
3 3 (6.98%) Performance Management
3 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.98%) Change Management
3 3 (6.98%) Application Performance Management
3 3 (6.98%) Mobile Development
3 3 (6.98%) Data Centre Operations
4 2 (4.65%) Information Security
4 2 (4.65%) CRM
5 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.33%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (30.23%) CCNA
3 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (27.91%) MCTS
4 10 (23.26%) MCP
5 7 (16.28%) Degree
6 6 (13.95%) NCDA
6 6 (13.95%) CCNP
6 6 (13.95%) CCA
6 6 (13.95%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (6.98%) JNCIS
8 3 (6.98%) JNCIP
8 3 (6.98%) CCIE
8 3 (6.98%) CCDP
9 1 (2.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.63%) XenApp
3 5 (11.63%) XenServer
3 5 (11.63%) XenDesktop
3 5 (11.63%) vSphere
3 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) SCCM
2 5 (11.63%) SCOM
3 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.23%) Cisco
3 10 (23.26%) Dell
4 6 (13.95%) VMware
5 5 (11.63%) NetApp
5 5 (11.63%) McAfee
5 5 (11.63%) Citrix
6 3 (6.98%) Juniper
6 3 (6.98%) Riverbed
6 3 (6.98%) F5
7 1 (2.33%) Mitel
7 1 (2.33%) Huawei
7 1 (2.33%) Ericsson
7 1 (2.33%) Avaya
7 1 (2.33%) Nortel
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
North West, Manchester
Mobica Limited
Salary: £25,000 - £50,000 (Dependent on experience)
Posted: 5 days ago