The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 149 168
Rank change year-on-year -15 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 40 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.97% 0.98% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.42% 6.51% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 16
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,750 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £33,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +14.92% -12.98%  

Broadband is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 623 522 494
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.07% 15.11% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 529 459 417
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,182 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Broadband as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Manchester

Broadband
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Broadband in Manchester

Broadband
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Broadband in Manchester

Broadband
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale 0 12 £49,000 +151.28% 4
Salford - 5 - -
Stockport - 1 £28,000 -
Broadband
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Broadband also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 41 (64.06%) Ethernet
2 31 (48.44%) Telecoms
3 29 (45.31%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (42.19%) Cisco
5 26 (40.63%) Firewall
6 25 (39.06%) Internet
6 25 (39.06%) MPLS
6 25 (39.06%) LAN
7 24 (37.50%) CCNP
8 23 (35.94%) Juniper
9 22 (34.38%) BGP
10 20 (31.25%) Active Directory
10 20 (31.25%) TACACS
10 20 (31.25%) VoIP
10 20 (31.25%) DNS
10 20 (31.25%) PCI DSS
10 20 (31.25%) Network Management
11 19 (29.69%) Nagios
12 18 (28.13%) Wi-Fi
12 18 (28.13%) OpenNMS
13 17 (26.56%) Cacti
13 17 (26.56%) JNCIP
13 17 (26.56%) Ericsson
14 15 (23.44%) WAN
14 15 (23.44%) Huawei
15 14 (21.88%) IPv6
16 13 (20.31%) Configuration Management
16 13 (20.31%) SCCM
16 13 (20.31%) Puppet
16 13 (20.31%) RANCID

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 41 (64.06%) Ethernet
2 26 (40.63%) Firewall
3 25 (39.06%) Internet
3 25 (39.06%) LAN
3 25 (39.06%) MPLS
4 22 (34.38%) BGP
5 20 (31.25%) DNS
5 20 (31.25%) TACACS
5 20 (31.25%) VoIP
6 18 (28.13%) Wi-Fi
7 15 (23.44%) WAN
8 14 (21.88%) IPv6
9 11 (17.19%) MRTG
9 11 (17.19%) SNMP
10 10 (15.63%) OSPF
10 10 (15.63%) VPN
11 8 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
12 7 (10.94%) HSRP
13 6 (9.38%) BT 21CN
13 6 (9.38%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.13%) MSTest
2 2 (3.13%) Selenium
2 2 (3.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (48.44%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.25%) Billing
2 4 (6.25%) Games
3 3 (4.69%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Network Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Designer
3 8 (12.50%) Network Designer
4 7 (10.94%) Coordinator
5 6 (9.38%) Developer
5 6 (9.38%) IP Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Implementation Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Database Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Junior
7 4 (6.25%) Junior Database Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Telecoms Technician
8 3 (4.69%) Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Project Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) .NET
2 5 (7.81%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (3.13%) CSS
3 2 (3.13%) Entity Framework
3 2 (3.13%) HTML
3 2 (3.13%) jQuery
3 2 (3.13%) LINQ
3 2 (3.13%) TAPI
3 2 (3.13%) WCF
3 2 (3.13%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Replication
3 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.56%) STB
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Linux
1 7 (10.94%) Unix
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
2 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) Network Management
2 13 (20.31%) Configuration Management
3 11 (17.19%) Change Management
4 9 (14.06%) Mentoring
5 8 (12.50%) Validation
6 7 (10.94%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (10.94%) Network Design
6 7 (10.94%) Network Planning
7 6 (9.38%) Coaching
8 5 (7.81%) Web Filtering
9 4 (6.25%) Database Theory
9 4 (6.25%) Fault Management
9 4 (6.25%) Integration Testing
9 4 (6.25%) ITIL
9 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (4.69%) Computer Security
10 3 (4.69%) Service Management
10 3 (4.69%) Workflow
11 2 (3.13%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (3.13%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) C#
3 5 (7.81%) C
4 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.69%) Perl
5 3 (4.69%) PHP
5 3 (4.69%) Python
6 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (45.31%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (37.50%) CCNP
3 17 (26.56%) JNCIP
4 5 (7.81%) CCNA
5 2 (3.13%) MBA
6 1 (1.56%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.56%) Degree
6 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.56%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (31.25%) PCI DSS
2 8 (12.50%) SLA
3 4 (6.25%) QA
4 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (31.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (29.69%) Nagios
2 18 (28.13%) OpenNMS
3 17 (26.56%) Cacti
4 13 (20.31%) Puppet
4 13 (20.31%) RANCID
4 13 (20.31%) SCCM
5 6 (9.38%) FortiGate
5 6 (9.38%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.56%) Netcool
6 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (42.19%) Cisco
2 23 (35.94%) Juniper
3 17 (26.56%) Ericsson
4 15 (23.44%) Huawei
5 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.38%) BT
6 6 (9.38%) SolarWinds
7 5 (7.81%) Brocade
7 5 (7.81%) Foundry
8 3 (4.69%) Redback
8 3 (4.69%) ZyXEL
9 1 (1.56%) Sonus
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: Up to £39k + 15% shift allowance + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews + free par
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago