The table below looks at the statistics for WLAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WLAN over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wireless LAN (WLAN)
Rank 166 176 186
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing WLAN 16 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.74% 1.57% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 6
Average salary £32,500 £26,750 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.49% -45.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,050 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WLAN
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
584 575 654
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 16.48% 14.57% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 467 451 526
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

WLAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

WLAN Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WLAN
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WLAN across the Manchester region.

WLAN Salary Trend in Manchester

WLAN
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WLAN across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

WLAN Salary Histogram in Manchester

WLAN
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WLAN within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Bolton - 5 £32,500 -
Oldham - 5 £22,500 - 1
WLAN
North West

WLAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WLAN 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 WLAN.

1 21 (80.77%) LAN
1 21 (80.77%) WAN
2 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 18 (69.23%) Windows
3 17 (65.38%) TCP/IP
4 16 (61.54%) VPN
5 15 (57.69%) DNS
5 15 (57.69%) DHCP
6 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 14 (53.85%) Cisco
7 13 (50.00%) Hyper-V
8 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (42.31%) MPLS
9 10 (38.46%) CCNA
9 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
9 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
9 10 (38.46%) ERP
9 10 (38.46%) Windows XP
9 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (38.46%) Windows 8
9 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (30.77%) BGP
10 8 (30.77%) Wireless
10 8 (30.77%) CCNP
11 7 (26.92%) Firewall
12 6 (23.08%) VoIP
12 6 (23.08%) ITIL

WLAN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WLAN 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 WLAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
1 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) IBM Notes
2 3 (11.54%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) LAN
1 21 (80.77%) WAN
2 17 (65.38%) TCP/IP
3 16 (61.54%) VPN
4 15 (57.69%) DNS
4 15 (57.69%) DHCP
5 11 (42.31%) MPLS
6 8 (30.77%) BGP
6 8 (30.77%) Wireless
7 7 (26.92%) Firewall
8 6 (23.08%) VoIP
9 5 (19.23%) ISDN
9 5 (19.23%) PSTN
9 5 (19.23%) SAN
9 5 (19.23%) VPLS
10 4 (15.38%) Internet
11 3 (11.54%) VLAN
12 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (3.85%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Support Engineer
1 10 (38.46%) IT Support Engineer
1 10 (38.46%) IT Support
2 9 (34.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Technical Support
2 9 (34.62%) Desktop Support
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.69%) CESG
1 2 (7.69%) SCADA
2 1 (3.85%) RMADS
2 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.85%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows XP
2 10 (38.46%) Windows 8
3 5 (19.23%) Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) ERP
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance
5 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.69%) Network Management
5 2 (7.69%) Cyber Security
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) Security Management
6 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.85%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) VB
1 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (38.46%) CCNA
3 8 (30.77%) CCNP
4 4 (15.38%) CISSP
5 3 (11.54%) CCDA
5 3 (11.54%) CCSP
5 3 (11.54%) CCSE
5 3 (11.54%) JNCIA
5 3 (11.54%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) CCIE
6 1 (3.85%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (7.69%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 13 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 14 (53.85%) Cisco
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) IBM
3 3 (11.54%) HP
3 3 (11.54%) EMC
3 3 (11.54%) CommVault
3 3 (11.54%) Siemens
3 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
Oldham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago