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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wireless
Rank 170 151 140
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -11
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 18 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.73% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.14% 4.98% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 22
Average salary £45,125 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,800 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £48,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
574 562 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.94% 14.57% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 495 495 432
Average salary £34,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Altrincham - 1 £50,000 -
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (57.14%) Cisco
2 17 (40.48%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (33.33%) CCNP
3 14 (33.33%) ITIL
4 12 (28.57%) Juniper
4 12 (28.57%) Firewall
5 11 (26.19%) Finance
5 11 (26.19%) Windows
6 10 (23.81%) HP
6 10 (23.81%) F5
7 9 (21.43%) Network Design
7 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 9 (21.43%) WAN
8 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 8 (19.05%) Internet
9 7 (16.67%) MPLS
9 7 (16.67%) CCNA
9 7 (16.67%) Ethernet
9 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 7 (16.67%) VLAN
9 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 6 (14.29%) Network Management
10 6 (14.29%) LAN
10 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 6 (14.29%) CCIE
10 6 (14.29%) SLA
10 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint

Wireless
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) Firewall
2 9 (21.43%) WAN
3 8 (19.05%) Internet
4 7 (16.67%) MPLS
4 7 (16.67%) VLAN
4 7 (16.67%) Ethernet
5 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 6 (14.29%) LAN
6 5 (11.90%) SDH
6 5 (11.90%) Wireshark
7 4 (9.52%) Multicast
7 4 (9.52%) VPN
7 4 (9.52%) Network Security
7 4 (9.52%) OSPF
7 4 (9.52%) DSL
8 3 (7.14%) 3G
8 3 (7.14%) VPLS
8 3 (7.14%) DNS
8 3 (7.14%) HTTP
8 3 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) NUnit
1 3 (7.14%) ReSharper
1 3 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 3 (7.14%) Mercurial
1 3 (7.14%) Moq
1 3 (7.14%) SpecFlow
1 3 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (14.29%) Architect
1 6 (14.29%) Network Engineer
1 6 (14.29%) Network Architect
1 6 (14.29%) Senior Network Architect
1 6 (14.29%) Senior Architect
2 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Network Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) IP Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Administrator
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Support
5 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Technical Advisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) .NET
1 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 3 (7.14%) COM+
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
1 3 (7.14%) WinForms
1 3 (7.14%) Dojo
1 3 (7.14%) WCF
1 3 (7.14%) RESTful
1 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) IPTV
2 2 (4.76%) DTV
2 2 (4.76%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.38%) Open Source
3 1 (2.38%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) SCADA
3 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 3 (7.14%) Windows CE
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Network Design
3 6 (14.29%) Network Management
3 6 (14.29%) Project Management
4 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.52%) Service Management
5 4 (9.52%) Supplier Management
5 4 (9.52%) WAN Optimisation
5 4 (9.52%) Security Architecture
6 3 (7.14%) Change Control
6 3 (7.14%) Logistics
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) OO
6 3 (7.14%) OOD
6 3 (7.14%) MVC
6 3 (7.14%) TDD
6 3 (7.14%) Pair Programming
7 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (4.76%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (33.33%) CCNP
3 7 (16.67%) CCNA
3 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 6 (14.29%) CCIE
4 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (9.52%) CCIP
6 4 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (7.14%) MCP
8 2 (4.76%) CCDA
8 2 (4.76%) CCDP
8 2 (4.76%) CCSE
8 2 (4.76%) JNCIP
8 2 (4.76%) APMP
9 1 (2.38%) Degree
9 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) BS7799
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
4 1 (2.38%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) OpenView
2 4 (9.52%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (9.52%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.38%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.38%) SCOM
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Cisco
2 12 (28.57%) Juniper
3 10 (23.81%) HP
3 10 (23.81%) F5
4 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 6 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 5 (11.90%) Blue Coat
7 4 (9.52%) ProCurve
7 4 (9.52%) Nokia
7 4 (9.52%) VMware
7 4 (9.52%) Riverbed
7 4 (9.52%) SolarWinds
8 3 (7.14%) Aruba
8 3 (7.14%) Meru Networks
8 3 (7.14%) Apple
9 2 (4.76%) Wyse
9 2 (4.76%) Citrix
9 2 (4.76%) Avaya
10 1 (2.38%) NetApp
10 1 (2.38%) Dell
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