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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Wireless
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 140 147
Rank change year-on-year -39 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 36 41 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.85% 1.19% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.65% 7.85% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 34 37 30
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,100 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £45,000 £56,850
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Wireless 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 637 522 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.12% 15.12% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 542 459 419
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 £24,350 £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%  

Wireless
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 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
Stockport - 9 £45,000 - 2
Bolton - 2 £50,000 -
Cheadle - 2 £44,500 -
Oldham +4 1 £37,500 +87.50%
Wireless
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Wireless 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 Wireless.

1 56 (80.00%) Cisco
2 50 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (64.29%) CCNP
4 44 (62.86%) Firewall
5 40 (57.14%) LAN
5 40 (57.14%) WAN
6 32 (45.71%) CCNA
6 32 (45.71%) VPN
7 28 (40.00%) Degree
7 28 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
8 25 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (34.29%) Data Centre
9 24 (34.29%) Cisco Prime
10 23 (32.86%) High Availability
11 22 (31.43%) CheckPoint
12 20 (28.57%) SSL
12 20 (28.57%) Telecoms
13 19 (27.14%) Network Management
14 17 (24.29%) Migration
14 17 (24.29%) Network Security
14 17 (24.29%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (24.29%) Cisco CUCM
14 17 (24.29%) Performance Monitoring
15 14 (20.00%) BGP
16 13 (18.57%) MPLS
17 12 (17.14%) Juniper
17 12 (17.14%) CCIE
18 11 (15.71%) F5
18 11 (15.71%) Cisco Nexus
19 10 (14.29%) Fortinet

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 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) SaaS
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (62.86%) Firewall
2 40 (57.14%) LAN
2 40 (57.14%) WAN
3 32 (45.71%) VPN
4 28 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 20 (28.57%) SSL
6 17 (24.29%) Network Security
7 14 (20.00%) BGP
8 13 (18.57%) MPLS
9 11 (15.71%) Cisco Nexus
10 10 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
10 10 (14.29%) IP Telephony
11 9 (12.86%) Cisco ISE
11 9 (12.86%) EIGRP
11 9 (12.86%) TCP/IP
12 8 (11.43%) OSPF
13 7 (10.00%) DNS
14 6 (8.57%) DMZ
14 6 (8.57%) IPv4
14 6 (8.57%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.43%) MySQL
2 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
General
1 20 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Games
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (67.14%) Network Engineer
2 18 (25.71%) Analyst
3 17 (24.29%) Network Analyst
4 16 (22.86%) Cisco Engineer
4 16 (22.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Cisco Analyst
5 8 (11.43%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) IT Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) IT Security Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Security Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Architect
8 5 (7.14%) Network Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Cisco Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Cisco Network Architect
10 3 (4.29%) Firewall Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) LAN Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Lead Network Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (34.29%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.57%) iPad
3 6 (8.57%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.14%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.29%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.43%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) Debian
2 2 (2.86%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Ubuntu
2 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.43%) CentOS
3 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) High Availability
2 19 (27.14%) Network Management
3 17 (24.29%) Capacity Planning
3 17 (24.29%) Migration
3 17 (24.29%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (14.29%) Network Design
5 9 (12.86%) Presales
6 8 (11.43%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (10.00%) Identity Management
8 6 (8.57%) Server Hardening
8 6 (8.57%) SIEM
8 6 (8.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (8.57%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 5 (7.14%) ITIL
10 4 (5.71%) Data Protection
11 3 (4.29%) Coaching
12 2 (2.86%) Analytics
12 2 (2.86%) DevOps
12 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
12 2 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) C++
1 1 (1.43%) Embedded C
1 1 (1.43%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 50 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (64.29%) CCNP
3 32 (45.71%) CCNA
4 28 (40.00%) Degree
5 12 (17.14%) CCIE
6 10 (14.29%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 2 (2.86%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (2.86%) CCSA
7 2 (2.86%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.43%) CREST Certified
8 1 (1.43%) OSCE
8 1 (1.43%) OSCP
8 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.43%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.43%) Firmware
1 1 (1.43%) NFS
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 24 (34.29%) Cisco Prime
2 17 (24.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.43%) Ansible
3 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.43%) Terraform
3 1 (1.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (80.00%) Cisco
2 22 (31.43%) CheckPoint
3 12 (17.14%) Juniper
4 11 (15.71%) F5
5 10 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 8 (11.43%) SolarWinds
7 6 (8.57%) HP
7 6 (8.57%) Splunk
8 4 (5.71%) Meraki
9 3 (4.29%) IronPort
9 3 (4.29%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.29%) Polycom
9 3 (4.29%) Siemens
9 3 (4.29%) VMware
10 1 (1.43%) Apple
10 1 (1.43%) Aruba
10 1 (1.43%) Citrix
10 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.43%) NetApp
10 1 (1.43%) Symantec
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