Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 233 229
Rank change year-on-year +15 -4 +27
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 70 56 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.88% 0.75% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.16% 4.85% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 60 56 28
Manchester median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.29% +27.27%
10th Percentile £19,000 £19,000 £18,850
90th Percentile £50,000 £60,000 £59,875
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% +32.08%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1136 1154 1074
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.32% 15.40% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1010 842
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £60,250 £57,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Broadband as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +16 23 £43,000 -22.52% 5
Salford - 10 £37,500 - 9
Stockport - 1 £28,000 -
Altrincham - 1 £35,000 -
Broadband
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 46 (65.71%) Telecoms
2 39 (55.71%) Ethernet
3 35 (50.00%) Cisco
4 26 (37.14%) Juniper
4 26 (37.14%) BGP
5 25 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (30.00%) Firewall
7 20 (28.57%) MPLS
7 20 (28.57%) Ericsson
7 20 (28.57%) VoIP
7 20 (28.57%) Cacti
8 19 (27.14%) Puppet
8 19 (27.14%) OSPF
9 18 (25.71%) LAN
10 17 (24.29%) Workflow
11 16 (22.86%) Huawei
12 15 (21.43%) HSRP
12 15 (21.43%) Linux
12 15 (21.43%) Configuration Management
12 15 (21.43%) IPv6
12 15 (21.43%) VPN
13 14 (20.00%) DNS
13 14 (20.00%) SNMP
13 14 (20.00%) CCNP
13 14 (20.00%) Active Directory
13 14 (20.00%) Internet
13 14 (20.00%) Nagios
13 14 (20.00%) TACACS
13 14 (20.00%) VRRP
13 14 (20.00%) Wi-Fi

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 8 (11.43%) JBoss
2 5 (7.14%) Apache
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (4.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (55.71%) Ethernet
2 26 (37.14%) BGP
3 21 (30.00%) Firewall
4 20 (28.57%) MPLS
4 20 (28.57%) VoIP
5 19 (27.14%) OSPF
6 18 (25.71%) LAN
7 15 (21.43%) HSRP
7 15 (21.43%) IPv6
7 15 (21.43%) VPN
8 14 (20.00%) DNS
8 14 (20.00%) Internet
8 14 (20.00%) MRTG
8 14 (20.00%) SNMP
8 14 (20.00%) TACACS
8 14 (20.00%) VRRP
8 14 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (15.71%) ADSL
10 10 (14.29%) IPv4
10 10 (14.29%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) MySQL
1 5 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.71%) MSTest
2 4 (5.71%) Selenium
2 4 (5.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 46 (65.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.71%) Games
3 1 (1.43%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 12 (17.14%) Developer
3 10 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (11.43%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.00%) Analyst
6 6 (8.57%) Designer
6 6 (8.57%) IP Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Fault Technician
7 5 (7.14%) Implementation Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Juniper Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Network Designer
7 5 (7.14%) Network Operations Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Service Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Services Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Telecoms Analyst
7 5 (7.14%) Telecoms Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) Ajax
1 8 (11.43%) Hibernate
1 8 (11.43%) J2EE
1 8 (11.43%) JSP
1 8 (11.43%) Web Services
2 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 5 (7.14%) 802.1X
2 5 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (5.71%) .NET Framework
3 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (5.71%) CSS
3 4 (5.71%) Entity Framework
3 4 (5.71%) HTML
3 4 (5.71%) jQuery
3 4 (5.71%) LINQ
3 4 (5.71%) WCF
3 4 (5.71%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.14%) Cloud Native
4 5 (7.14%) Virtual Team
5 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.86%) Handset
8 1 (1.43%) e-Learning
8 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Linux
2 10 (14.29%) Unix
3 5 (7.14%) Debian
3 5 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Workflow
2 15 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 14 (20.00%) Network Management
4 10 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (11.43%) Change Management
5 8 (11.43%) Functional Testing
5 8 (11.43%) Service Management
5 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
5 8 (11.43%) Test Automation
5 8 (11.43%) Test Planning
6 7 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.57%) Web Filtering
8 5 (7.14%) Fault Management
9 4 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.71%) DevOps
9 4 (5.71%) Kanban
9 4 (5.71%) MVC
9 4 (5.71%) Pair Programming
9 4 (5.71%) Scrum
9 4 (5.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.86%) Java
1 9 (12.86%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) Perl
2 7 (10.00%) PHP
2 7 (10.00%) Python
3 5 (7.14%) C
3 5 (7.14%) C#
3 5 (7.14%) Go
3 5 (7.14%) Ruby
4 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (20.00%) CCNP
2 14 (20.00%) JNCIP
3 11 (15.71%) CCNA
4 9 (12.86%) Degree
5 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 8 (11.43%) SLA
3 5 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.14%) Docker
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (28.57%) Cacti
2 19 (27.14%) Puppet
3 14 (20.00%) Nagios
3 14 (20.00%) OpenNMS
3 14 (20.00%) RANCID
3 14 (20.00%) SCCM
4 6 (8.57%) FortiGate
4 6 (8.57%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (7.14%) Ansible
5 5 (7.14%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (7.14%) Kubernetes
5 5 (7.14%) Mesos
5 5 (7.14%) SCOM
5 5 (7.14%) systemd
Vendors
1 35 (50.00%) Cisco
2 26 (37.14%) Juniper
3 20 (28.57%) Ericsson
4 16 (22.86%) Huawei
5 9 (12.86%) Brocade
5 9 (12.86%) Foundry
5 9 (12.86%) Oracle
6 6 (8.57%) SolarWinds
7 5 (7.14%) BT
7 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 5 (7.14%) Redback
7 5 (7.14%) ZyXEL
8 1 (1.43%) BroadSoft
8 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.43%) Pegasus
8 1 (1.43%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.43%) VMware