The table below looks at the statistics for ATM skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ATM over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM)
Rank 257 222 239
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +17
Permanent jobs citing ATM 2 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.20% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.19% 1.38% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 15
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +26.66%
ATM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1081 1012 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.54% 14.69% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 898 859 897
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ATM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ATM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ATM
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ATM Salary Trend in the North West

ATM
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ATM within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Cheshire -19 2 £37,500 -11.76%
ATM
England

ATM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing ATM 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 ATM.

1 4 (50.00%) SDH
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Broadband
2 3 (37.50%) DSLAM
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (37.50%) STB
2 3 (37.50%) NGN
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) WLAN
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) RIP
4 1 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

ATM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing ATM 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 ATM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SDH
2 3 (37.50%) DSLAM
2 3 (37.50%) NGN
2 3 (37.50%) Broadband
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) xDSL
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) WiMAX
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (12.50%) RIP
3 1 (12.50%) SNMP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) SONET
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Account Director
2 1 (12.50%) Test Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) STB
2 1 (12.50%) IPTV
2 1 (12.50%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Management
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCIE
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CISSP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) NCR