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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 172 166 157
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 8 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.24% 0.39% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.59% 2.43% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 19
Median salary £36,250 £30,486 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.90% +27.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £54,000 £32,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
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
502 535 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.96% 15.85% 14.56%
Number of salaries quoted 435 436 453
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £50,000 £55,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Sale - 2 £28,750 -
Wi-Fi
North West

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 24 (77.42%) LAN
2 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 19 (61.29%) Windows
3 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 18 (58.06%) WAN
4 17 (54.84%) ITIL
5 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (45.16%) Windows 7
7 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
8 12 (38.71%) Dell
8 12 (38.71%) MCP
8 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (32.26%) Cisco
9 10 (32.26%) Finance
10 9 (29.03%) VMware
10 9 (29.03%) SCCM
10 9 (29.03%) VoIP
10 9 (29.03%) MS Office
10 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
11 8 (25.81%) Intel Security
12 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (22.58%) Firewall
12 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
12 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
12 7 (22.58%) SLA
12 7 (22.58%) Degree
13 6 (19.35%) MCTS
13 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
13 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification

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 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (6.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (6.45%) Office 365
3 2 (6.45%) Route 53
4 1 (3.23%) IaaS
4 1 (3.23%) PaaS
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (3.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (77.42%) LAN
2 18 (58.06%) WAN
3 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
4 9 (29.03%) VoIP
5 7 (22.58%) Firewall
6 4 (12.90%) DHCP
6 4 (12.90%) PABX
6 4 (12.90%) SAN
7 3 (9.68%) VPN
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (6.45%) DNS
8 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
8 2 (6.45%) IPv4
8 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (6.45%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (6.45%) VLAN
9 1 (3.23%) Internet
9 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
9 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) 2nd Line Support
2 9 (29.03%) IT Support
2 9 (29.03%) Support Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 6 (19.35%) Support Technician
4 5 (16.13%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 5 (16.13%) Desktop Support
4 5 (16.13%) IT Support Technician
4 5 (16.13%) IT Technician
5 4 (12.90%) Head of Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Head of IT
6 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Technical Support
7 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) VoIP Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Middleware
2 1 (3.23%) JSON
2 1 (3.23%) OAuth
2 1 (3.23%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) SAML
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Driving Licence
3 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) BYOD
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
4 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (45.16%) Windows 7
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (22.58%) Windows XP
7 4 (12.90%) Android
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
8 3 (9.68%) Linux
9 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
9 2 (6.45%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
10 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.13%) Service Management
3 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) TOGAF
4 4 (12.90%) CRM
4 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.90%) Information Security
4 4 (12.90%) Performance Management
4 4 (12.90%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps
7 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.23%) Human Resource Management
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.23%) Process Management
7 1 (3.23%) SABSA
7 1 (3.23%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) MCP
2 7 (22.58%) Degree
3 6 (19.35%) MCTS
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (12.90%) CCNA
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.45%) CCNP
5 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.45%) NCDA
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.45%) Docker
4 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) SCOM
3 2 (6.45%) Ansible
3 2 (6.45%) Nagios
3 2 (6.45%) SnapMirror
3 2 (6.45%) SnapVault
4 1 (3.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) Dell
3 10 (32.26%) Cisco
4 9 (29.03%) VMware
5 8 (25.81%) Intel Security
6 5 (16.13%) NetApp
6 5 (16.13%) SAP
7 4 (12.90%) Citrix
8 2 (6.45%) HP
8 2 (6.45%) WatchGuard
9 1 (3.23%) Guidewire
9 1 (3.23%) iManage
9 1 (3.23%) Riverbed
9 1 (3.23%) Sage
9 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow