Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Wireless skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Wireless over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 243 203 195
Rank change year-on-year -40 -8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 41 85 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.56% 1.12% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 7.35% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 33 66 60
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £34,200 £29,375 £24,725
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £95,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +15.38%

Wireless 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 946 1,156 1,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 12.99% 15.27% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 797 955 813
Manchester median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,000 £24,000 £20,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £63,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Wireless in Manchester

Wireless
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Wireless in Manchester

Wireless
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Wireless in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Wireless in Manchester

Wireless
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wireless within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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
Altrincham - 2 £35,000 -
Wireless
North West

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Wireless also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Wireless.

1 25 (60.98%) WAN
2 24 (58.54%) Firewall
3 23 (56.10%) Cisco
3 23 (56.10%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (56.10%) Data Centre
4 20 (48.78%) LAN
5 19 (46.34%) VPN
6 17 (41.46%) CCNP
7 16 (39.02%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (34.15%) MPLS
8 14 (34.15%) BGP
9 13 (31.71%) IPsec
10 12 (29.27%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (26.83%) F5
11 11 (26.83%) EIGRP
11 11 (26.83%) VoIP
12 10 (24.39%) WLAN
12 10 (24.39%) Ethernet
12 10 (24.39%) ITIL
12 10 (24.39%) Project Management
12 10 (24.39%) Network Monitoring
13 9 (21.95%) CCNA
13 9 (21.95%) SSL
14 8 (19.51%) ADSL
14 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
14 8 (19.51%) Network Security
14 8 (19.51%) Wireshark
15 7 (17.07%) VLAN
15 7 (17.07%) IronPort

Wireless
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 1 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (2.44%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.76%) Office 365
3 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (60.98%) WAN
2 24 (58.54%) Firewall
3 20 (48.78%) LAN
4 19 (46.34%) VPN
5 16 (39.02%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (34.15%) BGP
6 14 (34.15%) MPLS
7 13 (31.71%) IPsec
8 12 (29.27%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (26.83%) EIGRP
9 11 (26.83%) VoIP
10 10 (24.39%) Ethernet
10 10 (24.39%) WLAN
11 9 (21.95%) SSL
12 8 (19.51%) ADSL
12 8 (19.51%) Network Security
12 8 (19.51%) Wireshark
13 7 (17.07%) Cisco Wireless
13 7 (17.07%) OpenScape
13 7 (17.07%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MariaDB
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Burp Suite
1 1 (2.44%) Metasploit
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.76%) Games
4 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.88%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Network Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) IT Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Agile Business Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Business IT Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) IT Business Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Junior
6 3 (7.32%) Presales Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.07%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (4.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.44%) Replication
5 1 (2.44%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Android
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.44%) CentOS
4 1 (2.44%) Debian
4 1 (2.44%) Kali Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.44%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) ITIL
1 10 (24.39%) Network Monitoring
1 10 (24.39%) Project Management
2 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
2 8 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) Presales
4 6 (14.63%) Business Analysis
4 6 (14.63%) Business Process Modelling
4 6 (14.63%) UML
4 6 (14.63%) Use Case
5 5 (12.20%) High Availability
5 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.76%) Change Management
7 3 (7.32%) Coaching
7 3 (7.32%) Logistics
7 3 (7.32%) Network Virtualisation
7 3 (7.32%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Security Hardening
7 3 (7.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (56.10%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (41.46%) CCNP
3 9 (21.95%) CCNA
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (9.76%) CCDP
5 4 (9.76%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) CCIE
6 2 (4.88%) MCSE
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.88%) RHCSA
7 1 (2.44%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (2.44%) CEH
7 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.44%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) PMO
2 1 (2.44%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) Firmware
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.44%) NFS
4 1 (2.44%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Cacti
2 3 (7.32%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.44%) Nessus
3 1 (2.44%) Nmap
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Cisco
2 11 (26.83%) F5
3 7 (17.07%) IronPort
3 7 (17.07%) Polycom
3 7 (17.07%) Siemens
4 6 (14.63%) HP
4 6 (14.63%) SolarWinds
5 5 (12.20%) Juniper
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.32%) VMware
8 2 (4.88%) Citrix
8 2 (4.88%) Meraki
8 2 (4.88%) Mitel
8 2 (4.88%) Pegasus
8 2 (4.88%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (2.44%) Canon
9 1 (2.44%) iManage
9 1 (2.44%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.44%) WatchGuard