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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 165 139 137
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -2
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 24 39 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 1.04% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 7.33% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 22 34 20
Average salary £40,250 £31,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.80% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £27,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
554 532 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.70% 14.20% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 476 458 450
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 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £55,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -8 3 £33,500 +19.64%
Wigan - 1 £40,000 -
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 30 (73.17%) Cisco
2 20 (48.78%) Firewall
3 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (36.59%) Juniper
4 15 (36.59%) ITIL
5 13 (31.71%) WAN
5 13 (31.71%) CCNP
5 13 (31.71%) Finance
5 13 (31.71%) F5
6 10 (24.39%) Network Design
6 10 (24.39%) HP
6 10 (24.39%) LAN
7 9 (21.95%) VPN
7 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
7 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
8 8 (19.51%) VLAN
8 8 (19.51%) Migration
8 8 (19.51%) Windows
9 7 (17.07%) MPLS
9 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
9 7 (17.07%) CCNA
9 7 (17.07%) Internet
9 7 (17.07%) Network Security
10 6 (14.63%) Network Management
10 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
10 6 (14.63%) Project Management
10 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
11 5 (12.20%) VMware
11 5 (12.20%) Blue Coat
11 5 (12.20%) DNS

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) Firewall
2 13 (31.71%) WAN
3 10 (24.39%) LAN
4 9 (21.95%) VPN
5 8 (19.51%) VLAN
6 7 (17.07%) MPLS
6 7 (17.07%) Internet
6 7 (17.07%) Network Security
7 5 (12.20%) DNS
7 5 (12.20%) Ethernet
7 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (9.76%) Multicast
8 4 (9.76%) SDH
8 4 (9.76%) DSL
8 4 (9.76%) OSPF
8 4 (9.76%) Wireshark
9 3 (7.32%) VPLS
10 2 (4.88%) 4G
10 2 (4.88%) WLAN
10 2 (4.88%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) NUnit
1 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
1 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.44%) Moq
1 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.44%) ReSharper
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Architect
1 9 (21.95%) Network Architect
1 9 (21.95%) Senior Network Architect
1 9 (21.95%) Network Engineer
1 9 (21.95%) Senior Architect
2 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Network Analyst
3 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Implementation Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) IP Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Technical Support
4 2 (4.88%) Security Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Technical Advisor
4 2 (4.88%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 1 (2.44%) WinForms
2 1 (2.44%) Dojo
2 1 (2.44%) WCF
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.44%) COM+
2 1 (2.44%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
2 1 (2.44%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.44%) RESTful
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.76%) IPTV
2 2 (4.88%) Smart Meter
2 2 (4.88%) DTV
3 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.44%) Windows CE
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Network Design
3 8 (19.51%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Network Management
4 6 (14.63%) Project Management
5 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.20%) Change Control
6 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
6 4 (9.76%) Security Architecture
6 4 (9.76%) WAN Optimisation
6 4 (9.76%) Supplier Management
6 4 (9.76%) Service Management
6 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.44%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) PHP
3 1 (2.44%) C
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (31.71%) CCNP
3 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
3 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
4 7 (17.07%) CCNA
5 5 (12.20%) CCIE
6 4 (9.76%) CCIP
7 3 (7.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (4.88%) Degree
8 2 (4.88%) APMP
8 2 (4.88%) CCSE
8 2 (4.88%) JNCIP
9 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.44%) CCDA
9 1 (2.44%) CCDP
9 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) BS7799
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.44%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) OpenView
1 4 (9.76%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Cisco
2 15 (36.59%) Juniper
3 13 (31.71%) F5
4 10 (24.39%) HP
5 6 (14.63%) CheckPoint
6 5 (12.20%) VMware
6 5 (12.20%) Blue Coat
6 5 (12.20%) ProCurve
7 4 (9.76%) Riverbed
7 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds
7 4 (9.76%) Nokia
8 3 (7.32%) NetApp
8 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.44%) Wyse
9 1 (2.44%) Brocade
9 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.44%) Draytek
9 1 (2.44%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) Avaya
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