The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 134 161 167
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 40 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.24% 0.63% 0.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 4.34% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 24
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £47,200 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Wireless
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
500 553 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.51% 14.46% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 408 443 491
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 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Wireless Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Wireless
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Wireless across the Manchester region.

Wireless Salary Trend in Manchester

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wireless across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Manchester

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 44 (54.32%) Cisco
2 42 (51.85%) Firewall
3 34 (41.98%) Windows
4 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
5 32 (39.51%) ITIL
6 28 (34.57%) Telecoms
7 26 (32.10%) MS Excel
7 26 (32.10%) LAN
8 24 (29.63%) VMware
8 24 (29.63%) Degree
9 23 (28.40%) Project Management
9 23 (28.40%) Data Centre
10 22 (27.16%) Finance
10 22 (27.16%) WAN
10 22 (27.16%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (23.46%) Active Directory
12 18 (22.22%) MS Exchange
13 17 (20.99%) VPN
13 17 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (19.75%) Service Management
14 16 (19.75%) SAN
15 15 (18.52%) DNS
15 15 (18.52%) HP
15 15 (18.52%) PRINCE2
15 15 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
16 13 (16.05%) MPLS
16 13 (16.05%) CCNA
16 13 (16.05%) Citrix
16 13 (16.05%) DHCP
16 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Wireless 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 Wireless. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.58%) IIS
3 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
4 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.23%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (32.10%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.11%) MS Office
3 4 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.47%) PowerPivot
4 2 (2.47%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.23%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Office 365
2 2 (2.47%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (51.85%) Firewall
2 26 (32.10%) LAN
3 22 (27.16%) WAN
4 17 (20.99%) VPN
5 16 (19.75%) SAN
6 15 (18.52%) DNS
7 13 (16.05%) MPLS
7 13 (16.05%) DHCP
8 11 (13.58%) 3G
8 11 (13.58%) LTE
9 10 (12.35%) NAS
9 10 (12.35%) 2G
9 10 (12.35%) Internet
9 10 (12.35%) WLAN
9 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
9 10 (12.35%) 4G
10 9 (11.11%) Radio Access Network
10 9 (11.11%) WiMAX
11 8 (9.88%) UMTS
11 8 (9.88%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (34.57%) Telecoms
2 22 (27.16%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.23%) Law
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 14 (17.28%) Consultant
3 10 (12.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 10 (12.35%) 3rd Line Support
4 9 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Technical Engineer
5 8 (9.88%) Technical Consultant
5 8 (9.88%) Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Project Manager
6 7 (8.64%) Technical Support
6 7 (8.64%) Support Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Technical Support Consultant
6 7 (8.64%) Network Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 6 (7.41%) RAN Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (6.17%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Senior RAN Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) JSP
2 1 (1.23%) RSS
2 1 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.35%) Clustering
3 7 (8.64%) Replication
3 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.70%) iDTV
5 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.70%) BBC
6 2 (2.47%) IPTV
6 2 (2.47%) CESG
6 2 (2.47%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (2.47%) iPhone
6 2 (2.47%) RMADS
6 2 (2.47%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.47%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.23%) PMI
7 1 (1.23%) SCADA
7 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.98%) Windows
2 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.35%) Windows 7
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.41%) Linux
6 3 (3.70%) UNIX
6 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.70%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.47%) Android
8 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) ITIL
2 23 (28.40%) Project Management
3 16 (19.75%) Service Management
4 15 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 15 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (14.81%) Business Continuity
6 11 (13.58%) Service Delivery
7 9 (11.11%) Network Management
8 7 (8.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (7.41%) Network Design
9 6 (7.41%) Migration
9 6 (7.41%) Network Architecture
10 5 (6.17%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (4.94%) CRM
12 3 (3.70%) Six Sigma
12 3 (3.70%) Load Balancing
12 3 (3.70%) Product Marketing
12 3 (3.70%) Time Management
12 3 (3.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.88%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.94%) C
4 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.47%) VBScript
4 2 (2.47%) VB
5 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (29.63%) Degree
2 22 (27.16%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (16.05%) CCNA
4 9 (11.11%) CCNP
4 9 (11.11%) CCIE
5 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (8.64%) MCSE
6 7 (8.64%) PMI Certification
7 6 (7.41%) JNCIS
7 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (7.41%) PMP
7 6 (7.41%) CISSP
8 5 (6.17%) CCSE
8 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.70%) CCSP
9 3 (3.70%) CCDA
9 3 (3.70%) CCDP
9 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
9 3 (3.70%) JNCIP
9 3 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.81%) SLA
2 7 (8.64%) QA
2 7 (8.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.47%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.23%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 19 (23.46%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.05%) Hyper-V
4 12 (14.81%) vSphere
5 10 (12.35%) XenDesktop
6 5 (6.17%) XenApp
7 3 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.47%) ProxySG
8 2 (2.47%) XenServer
9 1 (1.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.47%) WMI
2 2 (2.47%) WSUS
2 2 (2.47%) SCCM
2 2 (2.47%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (2.47%) OpenView
2 2 (2.47%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.23%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 44 (54.32%) Cisco
2 33 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 24 (29.63%) VMware
4 15 (18.52%) HP
5 13 (16.05%) Citrix
6 10 (12.35%) NetApp
6 10 (12.35%) Meraki
7 9 (11.11%) Nokia
8 8 (9.88%) SolarWinds
8 8 (9.88%) Ericsson
9 7 (8.64%) Nortel
9 7 (8.64%) Juniper
9 7 (8.64%) F5
10 5 (6.17%) Dell
10 5 (6.17%) EMC
10 5 (6.17%) IBM
10 5 (6.17%) Sage
10 5 (6.17%) CheckPoint
10 5 (6.17%) Trend Micro
10 5 (6.17%) Veeam
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