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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Ericsson
Rank 245 242 254
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Ericsson 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.086% 0.015% 0.094%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.034% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £41,250 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.01% +4.28%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
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
3058 2940 3469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.96% 45.11% 46.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2546 2383 2848
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 Ericsson within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Manchester +4 6 £41,250 +13.01%
Ericsson
England

Ericsson
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (83.33%) Nortel
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) 2G
2 4 (66.67%) WiMAX
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) Nokia
2 4 (66.67%) 3G
2 4 (66.67%) GSM
2 4 (66.67%) UMTS
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) RNC
2 4 (66.67%) LTE
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) 4G
3 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (50.00%) VCP4
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (16.67%) DMS-100
4 1 (16.67%) Softswitch
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) PBX

Ericsson
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 4 (66.67%) GSM
1 4 (66.67%) UMTS
1 4 (66.67%) 3G
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
1 4 (66.67%) 2G
1 4 (66.67%) WiMAX
1 4 (66.67%) RNC
1 4 (66.67%) LTE
2 3 (50.00%) 4G
2 3 (50.00%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (16.67%) Softswitch
3 1 (16.67%) DMS-100
3 1 (16.67%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) PBX
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) RAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior RAN Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Switch Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Ericsson Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Nortel
2 4 (66.67%) Nokia