The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ericsson products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ericsson over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Ericsson.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank - 248 239
Permanent jobs citing Ericsson 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.014% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.032% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £80,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+113.33% -11.76%
Ericsson
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2852 3128 3197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.74% 43.73% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 2487 2720
Average salary £39,000 £36,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Ericsson
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Ericsson Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Ericsson
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Ericsson Salary Trend in the North West

Ericsson
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Ericsson 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 Ericsson.

1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 8 (57.14%) Nortel
3 7 (50.00%) GSM
3 7 (50.00%) UMTS
3 7 (50.00%) WiMAX
3 7 (50.00%) LTE
3 7 (50.00%) Wireless
3 7 (50.00%) 4G
4 6 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
4 6 (42.86%) Degree
4 6 (42.86%) QA
4 6 (42.86%) RNC
4 6 (42.86%) SLA
4 6 (42.86%) 2G
4 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 6 (42.86%) Nokia
4 6 (42.86%) 3G
4 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (35.71%) SIGTRAN
6 2 (14.29%) Softswitch
6 2 (14.29%) DMS-100
6 2 (14.29%) PBX
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (7.14%) SDH
7 1 (7.14%) C
7 1 (7.14%) GPRS
7 1 (7.14%) CDMA2000
7 1 (7.14%) MPLS
7 1 (7.14%) DSL

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Ericsson 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 Ericsson. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) GSM
1 7 (50.00%) UMTS
1 7 (50.00%) Wireless
1 7 (50.00%) WiMAX
1 7 (50.00%) LTE
1 7 (50.00%) 4G
2 6 (42.86%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (42.86%) RNC
2 6 (42.86%) 2G
2 6 (42.86%) 3G
3 5 (35.71%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (14.29%) DMS-100
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) PBX
4 2 (14.29%) Softswitch
5 1 (7.14%) GPRS
5 1 (7.14%) VoLTE
5 1 (7.14%) SDH
5 1 (7.14%) CDMA2000
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
General
1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Switch Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) RAN Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior RAN Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Ericsson Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Nortel
2 6 (42.86%) Nokia
3 1 (7.14%) Huawei