The table below looks at the statistics for QSIG 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 QSIG over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QSIG
Rank - 225 -
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 0 20 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.29% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 0
Average salary - £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
QSIG
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
1141 967 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.21% 13.87% 14.28%
Number of salaries quoted 955 799 935
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +29.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QSIG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

QSIG Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

QSIG
Salary Trend in the North West

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

QSIG Salary Trend in the North West