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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless Fidelity (WiFi)
Rank 171 176 173
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Wi-Fi 9 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.62% 0.93% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 10
Average salary £20,500 £75,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-72.66% +257.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £31,400 £20,850
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £80,000 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
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
554 540 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.64% 14.25% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 475 464 450
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £47,500 £55,000
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 19 September 2014.

Wi-Fi Salary Histogram in Manchester

Wi-Fi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
3 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (70.83%) LAN
4 17 (70.83%) WAN
4 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (66.67%) ITIL
6 15 (62.50%) Windows XP
6 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
7 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
7 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
7 14 (58.33%) VMware
8 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (54.17%) Hyper-V
9 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
10 11 (45.83%) SAN
10 11 (45.83%) NetApp
10 11 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (45.83%) vSphere
10 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
11 9 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP

Wi-Fi
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) LAN
1 17 (70.83%) WAN
2 11 (45.83%) SAN
3 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.67%) Internet
4 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 3 (12.50%) DNS
5 3 (12.50%) NGN
5 3 (12.50%) MPLS
5 3 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (8.33%) VLAN
7 1 (4.17%) VPN
7 1 (4.17%) DHCP
7 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) XML
2 1 (4.17%) SAML
2 1 (4.17%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) OAuth
2 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 15 (62.50%) Windows XP
4 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (12.50%) Project Management
2 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.33%) Workflow
3 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) SOA
4 1 (4.17%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (33.33%) MCTS
2 8 (33.33%) CCNA
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (33.33%) NCDA
3 6 (25.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) MCITP
4 1 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) VCP4
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (54.17%) Hyper-V
3 11 (45.83%) vSphere
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) VMware
3 11 (45.83%) NetApp
4 6 (25.00%) McAfee
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
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