The table below looks at the statistics for Wireless skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Wireless over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wireless
Rank 135 145 175
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +30
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 42 41 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.20% 1.22% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.76% 8.38% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 38 32 14
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £24,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,350 £51,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
541 489 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.51% 14.52% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 476 416 490
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Wireless
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Wireless as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

Wireless Salary Histogram in Manchester

Wireless
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +5 1 £33,000 +38.94% 2
Heywood - 1 £24,000 -
Oldham - 1 £20,000 -
Sale - 1 £32,500 -
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 43 (55.13%) Windows
2 33 (42.31%) Cisco
3 27 (34.62%) Degree
4 26 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (32.05%) Firewall
6 24 (30.77%) Electronics
6 24 (30.77%) LAN
6 24 (30.77%) Unix
6 24 (30.77%) C++
7 21 (26.92%) WAN
8 18 (23.08%) VPN
8 18 (23.08%) 802.1X
9 17 (21.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 17 (21.79%) Augmented Reality
9 17 (21.79%) CCNA
10 16 (20.51%) 802.11
10 16 (20.51%) BT
10 16 (20.51%) Computer Science
10 16 (20.51%) Windows Server
11 14 (17.95%) Management Information System
11 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
12 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
12 13 (16.67%) MPLS
12 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
12 13 (16.67%) CCNP
12 13 (16.67%) VMware
13 12 (15.38%) Information Security
13 12 (15.38%) SAN
13 12 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.13%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Office
2 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (32.05%) Firewall
2 24 (30.77%) LAN
3 21 (26.92%) WAN
4 18 (23.08%) VPN
5 16 (20.51%) 802.11
6 13 (16.67%) MPLS
6 13 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 12 (15.38%) SAN
8 8 (10.26%) DNS
8 8 (10.26%) Network Security
9 7 (8.97%) DHCP
9 7 (8.97%) VoIP
10 6 (7.69%) BGP
10 6 (7.69%) OSPF
10 6 (7.69%) SSL
11 4 (5.13%) Ethernet
11 4 (5.13%) IPsec
12 3 (3.85%) EIGRP
12 3 (3.85%) VLAN
12 3 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (30.77%) Electronics
2 9 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 8 (10.26%) Finance
3 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.97%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Legal
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Network Engineer
1 16 (20.51%) Unix Engineer
2 13 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (8.97%) Applications Tester
3 7 (8.97%) Electronics Engineer
3 7 (8.97%) Mobile Tester
3 7 (8.97%) Penetration Tester
3 7 (8.97%) Security Penetration Tester
3 7 (8.97%) Security Tester
3 7 (8.97%) Tester
4 6 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Trainer
5 5 (6.41%) Audio Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) DSP Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Server Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) 802.1X
2 17 (21.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 7 (8.97%) Web Services
4 3 (3.85%) XMPP
5 1 (1.28%) COM
5 1 (1.28%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Augmented Reality
2 16 (20.51%) Computer Science
3 14 (17.95%) Management Information System
4 10 (12.82%) Driving Licence
5 8 (10.26%) Blackberry
5 8 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (8.97%) CCTV
6 7 (8.97%) Virtual Team
7 6 (7.69%) Clustering
7 6 (7.69%) FMCG
8 4 (5.13%) Fat Client
8 4 (5.13%) Thin Client
9 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (2.56%) CMDB
11 1 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
11 1 (1.28%) iPad
11 1 (1.28%) Replication
11 1 (1.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 43 (55.13%) Windows
2 24 (30.77%) Unix
3 16 (20.51%) Windows Server
4 8 (10.26%) Linux
5 7 (8.97%) Android
5 7 (8.97%) Apple iOS
6 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) Information Security
2 11 (14.10%) High Availability
3 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.26%) ITIL
4 8 (10.26%) Network Design
4 8 (10.26%) Penetration Testing
4 8 (10.26%) Server Hardening
4 8 (10.26%) Validation
5 7 (8.97%) Compliance Audit
5 7 (8.97%) Prototyping
5 7 (8.97%) Reverse Engineering
5 7 (8.97%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (8.97%) SDLC
5 7 (8.97%) Security Architecture
5 7 (8.97%) Security Management
5 7 (8.97%) Security Testing
5 7 (8.97%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.97%) Service Management
5 7 (8.97%) Software Audit
5 7 (8.97%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) C++
2 7 (8.97%) C
3 2 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (34.62%) Degree
2 26 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (21.79%) CCNA
4 13 (16.67%) CCNP
5 5 (6.41%) A+ Certification
5 5 (6.41%) CEH
5 5 (6.41%) CHFI
5 5 (6.41%) CISM
5 5 (6.41%) CISSP
5 5 (6.41%) EC-Council LPT
5 5 (6.41%) ECSA
5 5 (6.41%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (6.41%) OSCP
5 5 (6.41%) RHCE
6 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.28%) CCSA
7 1 (1.28%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.28%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.28%) HND
7 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (10.26%) SLA
3 7 (8.97%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.69%) XenServer
4 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.41%) Xen
5 1 (1.28%) Firmware
5 1 (1.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) FortiGate
2 6 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (6.41%) SCCM
4 1 (1.28%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 33 (42.31%) Cisco
2 16 (20.51%) BT
3 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 13 (16.67%) VMware
5 11 (14.10%) Juniper
6 9 (11.54%) CheckPoint
6 9 (11.54%) HP
7 7 (8.97%) 3PAR
7 7 (8.97%) NETGEAR
8 5 (6.41%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.85%) Ipanema Technologies
9 3 (3.85%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.28%) Aruba
10 1 (1.28%) F5
10 1 (1.28%) Meraki
10 1 (1.28%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.28%) Splunk
10 1 (1.28%) Symantec
10 1 (1.28%) Veeam
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Raytheon
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
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TRG
Salary: 35000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago