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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 155 141 135
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 32 43 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 1.15% 1.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.38% 8.33% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 25
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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
595 516 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.27% 13.79% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 487 425 441
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
Stockport -3 5 £33,500 +19.64% 1
Wigan - 3 £40,000 -
Cheadle +10 1 - - 1
Salford - 1 £18,000 - 1
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 33 (68.75%) Cisco
2 29 (60.42%) Firewall
3 17 (35.42%) ITIL
4 16 (33.33%) LAN
4 16 (33.33%) Juniper
4 16 (33.33%) Finance
5 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (29.17%) VPN
6 12 (25.00%) WAN
6 12 (25.00%) CCNA
6 12 (25.00%) Windows
6 12 (25.00%) Network Design
6 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 12 (25.00%) F5
7 11 (22.92%) VLAN
8 10 (20.83%) Project Management
8 10 (20.83%) CCNP
8 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
9 9 (18.75%) Network Security
10 8 (16.67%) HP
11 7 (14.58%) DNS
11 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
11 7 (14.58%) VMware
12 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
12 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (12.50%) ProCurve
12 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (10.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) Documentum
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.08%) Lync
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.08%) Revit
2 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (60.42%) Firewall
2 16 (33.33%) LAN
3 14 (29.17%) VPN
4 12 (25.00%) WAN
5 11 (22.92%) VLAN
6 9 (18.75%) Network Security
7 7 (14.58%) DNS
8 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (10.42%) OSPF
10 3 (6.25%) EIGRP
10 3 (6.25%) MPLS
10 3 (6.25%) VPLS
10 3 (6.25%) Internet
10 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
11 2 (4.17%) WLAN
11 2 (4.17%) 3G
11 2 (4.17%) 802.11
11 2 (4.17%) SSH
11 2 (4.17%) 4G
12 1 (2.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.08%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Architect
1 12 (25.00%) Network Architect
1 12 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
1 12 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 10 (20.83%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Network Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Network Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Consultant
6 2 (4.17%) Network Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Security Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
1 1 (2.08%) CSS
1 1 (2.08%) JSP
1 1 (2.08%) XML
1 1 (2.08%) jQuery
1 1 (2.08%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Smart Meter
2 2 (4.17%) DTV
3 1 (2.08%) GIS
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Handset
3 1 (2.08%) CESG
3 1 (2.08%) SecurID
3 1 (2.08%) LLPG
3 1 (2.08%) PDA
3 1 (2.08%) SCADA
3 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.08%) Open Source
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) ITIL
2 12 (25.00%) Network Design
3 10 (20.83%) Project Management
4 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.42%) Service Management
5 5 (10.42%) Migration
5 5 (10.42%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.25%) Network Management
6 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.17%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.17%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.17%) Change Control
7 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.17%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.17%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.08%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (2.08%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.08%) VB
2 1 (2.08%) C
2 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (25.00%) CCNA
2 12 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (20.83%) CCNP
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (6.25%) Degree
6 2 (4.17%) APMP
6 2 (4.17%) CCSE
6 2 (4.17%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
1 1 (2.08%) BS7799
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.08%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.08%) XenApp
3 1 (2.08%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (2.08%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
1 1 (2.08%) SCSM
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Cisco
2 16 (33.33%) Juniper
3 12 (25.00%) F5
4 8 (16.67%) HP
5 7 (14.58%) VMware
6 6 (12.50%) ProCurve
7 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
8 3 (6.25%) NetApp
9 2 (4.17%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.08%) Symantec
10 1 (2.08%) Autodesk
10 1 (2.08%) Wyse
10 1 (2.08%) Citrix
10 1 (2.08%) Avaya
10 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.08%) Draytek
10 1 (2.08%) Polycom
10 1 (2.08%) Tandberg
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: To £28k + package
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Resolve Recruitment
Salary: Package up to £30k (Health, Bonus, Training)
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, pension, package
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Salford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £14000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago