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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 139 163 162
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 42 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.16% 0.67% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.12% 4.70% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 21
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £50,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
590 575 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.31% 14.32% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 462 452 553
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 April 2015.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Manchester

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (55.81%) Cisco
2 40 (46.51%) Firewall
3 36 (41.86%) Microsoft
4 35 (40.70%) Windows
5 33 (38.37%) Telecoms
6 31 (36.05%) LAN
7 28 (32.56%) VMware
8 26 (30.23%) MS Exchange
8 26 (30.23%) ITIL
8 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
9 25 (29.07%) Finance
10 24 (27.91%) MS Excel
11 23 (26.74%) WAN
11 23 (26.74%) Degree
12 22 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (22.09%) Project Management
15 17 (19.77%) VPN
16 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
16 16 (18.60%) MPLS
16 16 (18.60%) vSphere
17 15 (17.44%) Service Management
17 15 (17.44%) PRINCE2
17 15 (17.44%) HP
17 15 (17.44%) SAN
17 15 (17.44%) Kalman Filter
18 14 (16.28%) CCNA
18 14 (16.28%) Management Information System
19 13 (15.12%) DNS
19 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2008

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (30.23%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.79%) IIS
2 11 (12.79%) SharePoint
2 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.16%) Lync
6 1 (1.16%) Documentum
Applications
1 24 (27.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.79%) MS Office
3 5 (5.81%) PowerPivot
4 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.33%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.16%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.16%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.16%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Office 365
1 5 (5.81%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 40 (46.51%) Firewall
2 31 (36.05%) LAN
3 23 (26.74%) WAN
4 17 (19.77%) VPN
5 16 (18.60%) MPLS
6 15 (17.44%) SAN
7 13 (15.12%) DNS
8 12 (13.95%) DHCP
9 11 (12.79%) WLAN
9 11 (12.79%) Radio Access Network
10 10 (11.63%) NAS
10 10 (11.63%) Internet
11 9 (10.47%) 3G
11 9 (10.47%) LTE
12 8 (9.30%) 2G
12 8 (9.30%) WiMAX
12 8 (9.30%) UMTS
12 8 (9.30%) GSM
12 8 (9.30%) 4G
13 7 (8.14%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.81%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.16%) DataEase
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
General
1 33 (38.37%) Telecoms
2 25 (29.07%) Finance
3 5 (5.81%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.49%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Law
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (26.74%) Support Engineer
2 13 (15.12%) Consultant
3 11 (12.79%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (11.63%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (10.47%) Architect
6 8 (9.30%) Project Manager
6 8 (9.30%) Technical Support
6 8 (9.30%) Technical Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 8 (9.30%) Network Architect
7 7 (8.14%) Delivery Manager
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Support Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Support Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Support Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Network Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) RAN Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) JSP
2 1 (1.16%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.28%) Management Information System
2 10 (11.63%) Replication
2 10 (11.63%) Clustering
3 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.81%) CESG
4 5 (5.81%) SCADA
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.33%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.33%) IPTV
5 2 (2.33%) iPhone
5 2 (2.33%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.33%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.16%) GIS
6 1 (1.16%) BBC
6 1 (1.16%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.16%) LLPG
6 1 (1.16%) Open Source
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.16%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (40.70%) Windows
2 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.30%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.65%) Linux
6 3 (3.49%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.33%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.33%) Android
7 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) ITIL
2 19 (22.09%) Project Management
3 15 (17.44%) Service Management
3 15 (17.44%) PRINCE2
3 15 (17.44%) Kalman Filter
4 13 (15.12%) Business Continuity
5 11 (12.79%) Service Delivery
6 10 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (11.63%) Network Management
7 8 (9.30%) Validation
8 7 (8.14%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (6.98%) Network Design
10 5 (5.81%) Information Assurance
10 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.81%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (5.81%) ERP
10 5 (5.81%) Cyber Security
10 5 (5.81%) Line Management
11 4 (4.65%) Six Sigma
11 4 (4.65%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.79%) SQL
2 8 (9.30%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.14%) C
4 5 (5.81%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.16%) VB
5 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Degree
2 22 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (16.28%) CCNA
4 9 (10.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (9.30%) CCNP
5 8 (9.30%) MCSE
5 8 (9.30%) CCIE
5 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (9.30%) PMP
5 8 (9.30%) PMI Certification
6 6 (6.98%) JNCIS
7 5 (5.81%) CCSE
8 4 (4.65%) CISSP
8 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
8 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
9 3 (3.49%) NVQ Level 3
9 3 (3.49%) NVQ Level 4
9 3 (3.49%) JNCIP
9 3 (3.49%) MCITP
9 3 (3.49%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.95%) SLA
2 11 (12.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (8.14%) QA
4 5 (5.81%) JSP 440
5 3 (3.49%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 26 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 21 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (18.60%) vSphere
4 11 (12.79%) Hyper-V
4 11 (12.79%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.65%) XenApp
6 2 (2.33%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.16%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (5.81%) WMI
1 5 (5.81%) WSUS
2 2 (2.33%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (2.33%) OpenView
2 2 (2.33%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.16%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.16%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 48 (55.81%) Cisco
2 36 (41.86%) Microsoft
3 28 (32.56%) VMware
4 15 (17.44%) HP
5 12 (13.95%) Citrix
6 10 (11.63%) NetApp
6 10 (11.63%) Meraki
7 9 (10.47%) Nokia
8 8 (9.30%) Juniper
8 8 (9.30%) Ericsson
8 8 (9.30%) EMC
8 8 (9.30%) F5
8 8 (9.30%) SolarWinds
9 7 (8.14%) Nortel
10 6 (6.98%) Dell
10 6 (6.98%) Veeam
11 5 (5.81%) Riverbed
11 5 (5.81%) Trend Micro
11 5 (5.81%) Sophos
11 5 (5.81%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £300 - £350 per annum + gain experience working with VoLTE
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