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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless
Rank 134 168 148
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -20
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 51 19 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.32% 0.47% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.26% 3.32% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 28
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +28.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,200 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
551 573 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.24% 14.03% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 443 495 471
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Stockport - 5 £22,500 - 2
Oldham - 1 £23,000 -
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 54 (59.34%) LAN
1 54 (59.34%) Cisco
2 48 (52.75%) WAN
3 41 (45.05%) Microsoft
3 41 (45.05%) Firewall
4 38 (41.76%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (38.46%) ITIL
5 35 (38.46%) Windows
6 26 (28.57%) VoIP
7 25 (27.47%) Project Management
8 23 (25.27%) VPN
9 21 (23.08%) DNS
9 21 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 21 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 21 (23.08%) CheckPoint
9 21 (23.08%) Finance
9 21 (23.08%) Telecoms
9 21 (23.08%) Windows 7
10 20 (21.98%) F5
11 19 (20.88%) Service Delivery
11 19 (20.88%) MPLS
11 19 (20.88%) DHCP
12 18 (19.78%) Data Centre
13 17 (18.68%) HP
13 17 (18.68%) Load Balancing
14 16 (17.58%) Internet
15 15 (16.48%) Active Directory
15 15 (16.48%) SLA
15 15 (16.48%) Network Design
16 14 (15.38%) VMware

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (9.89%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.19%) MS Office
3 7 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.40%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (3.30%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.20%) AutoCAD
7 1 (1.10%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Sage 50
2 3 (3.30%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.10%) Line 500
3 1 (1.10%) Agresso
3 1 (1.10%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Office 365
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (59.34%) LAN
2 48 (52.75%) WAN
3 41 (45.05%) Firewall
4 26 (28.57%) VoIP
5 23 (25.27%) VPN
6 21 (23.08%) DNS
6 21 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 19 (20.88%) DHCP
7 19 (20.88%) MPLS
8 16 (17.58%) Internet
9 14 (15.38%) Network Security
10 12 (13.19%) NX-OS
11 10 (10.99%) Wireless Security
12 9 (9.89%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (9.89%) WLAN
13 8 (8.79%) SAN
13 8 (8.79%) OSPF
13 8 (8.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 7 (7.69%) LTE
14 7 (7.69%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (23.08%) Telecoms
1 21 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.10%) Law
2 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.10%) Advertising
2 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (23.08%) Analyst
2 16 (17.58%) Network Analyst
3 14 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 11 (12.09%) Architect
4 11 (12.09%) Network Architect
5 10 (10.99%) Cisco Architect
5 10 (10.99%) Network Design Architect
6 9 (9.89%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Senior Network Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) Project Manager
9 6 (6.59%) Consultant
9 6 (6.59%) Support Engineer
10 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
11 4 (4.40%) IT Support
11 4 (4.40%) Implementation Engineer
11 4 (4.40%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.20%) JSP
3 1 (1.10%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (5.49%) Replication
3 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.49%) CCTV
4 3 (3.30%) BBC
4 3 (3.30%) iDTV
4 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.20%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.20%) CESG
5 2 (2.20%) CESG CLAS
5 2 (2.20%) IPTV
5 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.20%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.20%) RMADS
6 1 (1.10%) CMDB
6 1 (1.10%) SCADA
6 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.10%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.46%) Windows
2 21 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (8.79%) Windows 8
5 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.59%) UNIX
6 6 (6.59%) Linux
7 1 (1.10%) Android
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.46%) ITIL
2 25 (27.47%) Project Management
3 19 (20.88%) Service Delivery
4 17 (18.68%) Load Balancing
5 15 (16.48%) Network Design
6 14 (15.38%) Network Architecture
6 14 (15.38%) Migration
7 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 12 (13.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (12.09%) Network Management
10 7 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (6.59%) Server Monitoring
11 6 (6.59%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (5.49%) Service Management
12 5 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (4.40%) CAD
14 3 (3.30%) Data Security
14 3 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (3.30%) Problem Management
14 3 (3.30%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.49%) SQL
2 4 (4.40%) VBScript
2 4 (4.40%) VB
3 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (41.76%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (15.38%) CCNA
2 14 (15.38%) Degree
3 11 (12.09%) CCIE
4 10 (10.99%) HP ASE
5 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (8.79%) CCNP
7 7 (7.69%) MCSE
7 7 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (6.59%) CCSP
8 6 (6.59%) CISSP
9 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
10 3 (3.30%) CCSE
10 3 (3.30%) APMP
10 3 (3.30%) PMI Certification
11 2 (2.20%) CISM
11 2 (2.20%) CCSA
11 2 (2.20%) PMP
11 2 (2.20%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.48%) SLA
2 8 (8.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.30%) QA
4 2 (2.20%) JSP 440
System Software
1 15 (16.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.79%) Hyper-V
3 8 (8.79%) ISA Server
4 5 (5.49%) vSphere
5 4 (4.40%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (4.40%) XenApp
5 4 (4.40%) XenServer
6 2 (2.20%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) SCCM
2 5 (5.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.30%) Cisco LMS
4 2 (2.20%) OpenView
4 2 (2.20%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (2.20%) SCOM
4 2 (2.20%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (2.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.10%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (59.34%) Cisco
2 41 (45.05%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 20 (21.98%) F5
5 17 (18.68%) HP
6 14 (15.38%) VMware
7 11 (12.09%) Huawei
8 10 (10.99%) SolarWinds
8 10 (10.99%) Blue Coat
8 10 (10.99%) Juniper
9 8 (8.79%) Websense
10 7 (7.69%) Dell
11 6 (6.59%) Symantec
11 6 (6.59%) Nokia
11 6 (6.59%) Sage
11 6 (6.59%) NetScout
12 5 (5.49%) Veeam
12 5 (5.49%) Trend Micro
12 5 (5.49%) IBM
13 4 (4.40%) Ericsson
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