The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 161 156 136
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 27 37 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.67% 0.90% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.69% 5.36% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 29
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -0.58%
Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
576 690 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.24% 16.81% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 451 555 549
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Wireless
North West

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Stockport -6 3 £37,500 -28.57%
Bolton -17 3 £40,000 -
Wigan +8 1 £52,500 +40.00%
Rochdale 0 1 £33,000 -49.23%
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (47.22%) CCNP
3 16 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 15 (41.67%) Cisco
5 13 (36.11%) WAN
5 13 (36.11%) Ethernet
6 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 12 (33.33%) Windows
6 12 (33.33%) LAN
6 12 (33.33%) MPLS
7 11 (30.56%) HP
7 11 (30.56%) Multicast
8 10 (27.78%) VLAN
8 10 (27.78%) OpenView
8 10 (27.78%) CCIE
9 9 (25.00%) SQL
9 9 (25.00%) OSPF
9 9 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
9 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 9 (25.00%) IPsec
9 9 (25.00%) F5
10 8 (22.22%) Firewall
10 8 (22.22%) Finance
10 8 (22.22%) Internet
11 7 (19.44%) EIGRP
11 7 (19.44%) Migration
11 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
11 7 (19.44%) SDH
11 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
11 7 (19.44%) OO

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) Lync
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 13 (36.11%) WAN
2 13 (36.11%) Ethernet
3 12 (33.33%) LAN
3 12 (33.33%) MPLS
4 11 (30.56%) Multicast
5 10 (27.78%) VLAN
6 9 (25.00%) IPsec
6 9 (25.00%) OSPF
7 8 (22.22%) Internet
7 8 (22.22%) Firewall
8 7 (19.44%) EIGRP
8 7 (19.44%) SDH
8 7 (19.44%) DHCP
8 7 (19.44%) VPN
8 7 (19.44%) DNS
8 7 (19.44%) Wireshark
9 6 (16.67%) WLAN
9 6 (16.67%) 802.11
10 5 (13.89%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) NUnit
1 3 (8.33%) ReSharper
1 3 (8.33%) TeamCity
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
1 3 (8.33%) Moq
1 3 (8.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (5.56%) PhoneGap
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 7 (19.44%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Wireless Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Senior Network Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Sales Director
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Data Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Network Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) CSS
1 6 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (13.89%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) Dojo
3 3 (8.33%) WCF
3 3 (8.33%) RESTful
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (8.33%) HTML5
3 3 (8.33%) REST
3 3 (8.33%) CSS3
3 3 (8.33%) Worklight
3 3 (8.33%) .NET
3 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (8.33%) COM+
3 3 (8.33%) WinForms
4 2 (5.56%) Ajax
4 2 (5.56%) JSON
4 2 (5.56%) MFC
4 2 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (5.56%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) IPTV
1 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.33%) Smartphone
3 2 (5.56%) SCADA
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.78%) iPhone
4 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) Mac OS X
3 5 (13.89%) Android
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (8.33%) Windows CE
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX
5 2 (5.56%) CentOS
5 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) OO
1 7 (19.44%) Migration
1 7 (19.44%) Network Management
2 6 (16.67%) Network Design
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) OOD
3 5 (13.89%) Security Architecture
3 5 (13.89%) MVC
3 5 (13.89%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (8.33%) Change Control
4 3 (8.33%) TDD
4 3 (8.33%) Pair Programming
4 3 (8.33%) B2B
4 3 (8.33%) B2C
4 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.33%) Logistics
5 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.56%) OOP
5 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) PHP
4 2 (5.56%) C
4 2 (5.56%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) VC++
4 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (47.22%) CCNP
3 10 (27.78%) CCIE
4 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (13.89%) CCIP
5 4 (11.11%) CCDP
5 4 (11.11%) Degree
6 3 (8.33%) MCP
6 3 (8.33%) CCNA
7 2 (5.56%) CCDA
7 2 (5.56%) CISSP
7 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.56%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
2 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) vSphere
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) OpenView
2 9 (25.00%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (11.11%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.78%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (2.78%) SCOM
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Cisco
2 11 (30.56%) HP
3 9 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (25.00%) F5
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.67%) VMware
5 6 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 6 (16.67%) Apple
6 5 (13.89%) Meru Networks
6 5 (13.89%) Riverbed
6 5 (13.89%) SolarWinds
6 5 (13.89%) Nokia
6 5 (13.89%) Citrix
6 5 (13.89%) Juniper
7 4 (11.11%) Fortinet
7 4 (11.11%) ProCurve
8 3 (8.33%) Aruba
9 2 (5.56%) Sencha
9 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.78%) Wyse
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum + car/allowance + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago