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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 143 165 166
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 43 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.09% 0.22% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.92% 1.65% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 7 13
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,950 £28,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £65,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
621 485 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.74% 13.05% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 518 425 558
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 January 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Manchester

Wireless
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wigan - 5 £27,500 -
Cheadle - 3 - -
Rochdale - 2 £16,500 -
Salford - 1 - - 1
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 52 (69.33%) Cisco
2 48 (64.00%) Firewall
3 31 (41.33%) LAN
4 30 (40.00%) Windows
5 28 (37.33%) Active Directory
6 27 (36.00%) Finance
7 26 (34.67%) ITIL
8 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
9 22 (29.33%) MS Exchange
10 21 (28.00%) VMware
11 20 (26.67%) VPN
12 19 (25.33%) WAN
12 19 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (24.00%) Juniper
14 17 (22.67%) DNS
15 16 (21.33%) F5
16 15 (20.00%) HP
16 15 (20.00%) CCNA
16 15 (20.00%) MS Excel
17 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
17 14 (18.67%) VLAN
18 13 (17.33%) vSphere
18 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
18 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
18 13 (17.33%) Network Design
18 13 (17.33%) Service Management
18 13 (17.33%) Telecoms
19 12 (16.00%) Project Management
19 12 (16.00%) Kalman Filter

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 22 (29.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.67%) IIS
3 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.67%) Lync
7 2 (2.67%) Documentum
8 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.67%) PowerPivot
3 4 (5.33%) MS Office
4 2 (2.67%) Revit
4 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.67%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (64.00%) Firewall
2 31 (41.33%) LAN
3 20 (26.67%) VPN
4 19 (25.33%) WAN
5 17 (22.67%) DNS
6 14 (18.67%) VLAN
7 10 (13.33%) DHCP
8 9 (12.00%) MPLS
8 9 (12.00%) SAN
9 7 (9.33%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (9.33%) NAS
10 6 (8.00%) Network Security
10 6 (8.00%) WLAN
11 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
12 3 (4.00%) OSPF
12 3 (4.00%) EIGRP
12 3 (4.00%) VPLS
12 3 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (2.67%) SSH
13 2 (2.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.67%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (36.00%) Finance
2 13 (17.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.33%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Support Engineer
2 16 (21.33%) Architect
2 16 (21.33%) Network Architect
3 13 (17.33%) Senior Network Architect
3 13 (17.33%) Senior Architect
4 11 (14.67%) Consultant
4 11 (14.67%) Network Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (10.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 6 (8.00%) Technical Support
7 6 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 6 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Support Consultant
8 5 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Support Consultant
9 4 (5.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) JSP
2 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.33%) Clustering
2 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) Replication
4 4 (5.33%) SCADA
4 4 (5.33%) CESG
5 2 (2.67%) LLPG
5 2 (2.67%) GIS
6 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.33%) Handset
6 1 (1.33%) PDA
6 1 (1.33%) CCTV
6 1 (1.33%) SecurID
6 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (8.00%) Linux
3 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) ITIL
2 13 (17.33%) Service Management
2 13 (17.33%) Network Design
3 12 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
3 12 (16.00%) Project Management
4 9 (12.00%) Business Continuity
4 9 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (9.33%) Validation
6 6 (8.00%) ERP
7 5 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.67%) Migration
7 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.67%) Line Management
7 5 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 5 (6.67%) Network Management
8 4 (5.33%) Information Assurance
8 4 (5.33%) Cyber Security
8 4 (5.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 4 (5.33%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) SQL
2 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.67%) C
5 2 (2.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (20.00%) CCNA
3 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
3 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
4 11 (14.67%) CCNP
5 7 (9.33%) Degree
6 5 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (4.00%) PMP
8 3 (4.00%) PMI Certification
8 3 (4.00%) JNCIS
8 3 (4.00%) JNCIP
8 3 (4.00%) CCIE
8 3 (4.00%) CCDP
9 2 (2.67%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (2.67%) NVQ Level 4
10 1 (1.33%) MCITP
10 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.33%) MCP
10 1 (1.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.33%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.67%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (37.33%) Active Directory
2 19 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (17.33%) vSphere
4 8 (10.67%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.67%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.33%) XenApp
6 1 (1.33%) XenServer
6 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.33%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) WMI
1 5 (6.67%) WSUS
2 1 (1.33%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) SCSM
2 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 52 (69.33%) Cisco
2 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (28.00%) VMware
4 18 (24.00%) Juniper
5 16 (21.33%) F5
6 15 (20.00%) HP
7 10 (13.33%) NetApp
7 10 (13.33%) Citrix
8 7 (9.33%) Meraki
9 6 (8.00%) ProCurve
10 5 (6.67%) Sophos
10 5 (6.67%) WatchGuard
10 5 (6.67%) Avaya
10 5 (6.67%) EMC
11 3 (4.00%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.67%) Autodesk
13 1 (1.33%) Primavera
13 1 (1.33%) Veeam
13 1 (1.33%) SonicWALL
13 1 (1.33%) Draytek
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £39k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 basic + benefits + holidays / career
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
RM Education
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + £1,000 Bonus plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Airport Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago