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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wireless
North West / Manchester
Rank 165 144 138
Rank change year-on-year -21 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Wireless 34 38 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.88% 1.13% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.90% 7.69% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 29
Median salary £47,500 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% +38.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,600 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £95,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,950 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.64% -1.29%  

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 576 494 613
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 14.83% 14.65% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 449 422 476
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 March 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 March 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 - 5 £32,500 -
Salford -7 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Wireless
North West

Wireless
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (86.15%) Cisco
2 47 (72.31%) Firewall
3 43 (66.15%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (66.15%) LAN
3 43 (66.15%) WAN
4 39 (60.00%) CCNP
5 34 (52.31%) VPN
6 28 (43.08%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (41.54%) High Availability
8 26 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 24 (36.92%) Data Centre
10 23 (35.38%) CCNA
11 22 (33.85%) DNS
12 20 (30.77%) BGP
12 20 (30.77%) CheckPoint
12 20 (30.77%) Telecoms
13 19 (29.23%) MPLS
13 19 (29.23%) DHCP
13 19 (29.23%) Degree
14 18 (27.69%) SSL
14 18 (27.69%) Cisco Prime
15 17 (26.15%) Finance
15 17 (26.15%) TCP/IP
15 17 (26.15%) Network Security
15 17 (26.15%) F5
15 17 (26.15%) Performance Monitoring
16 16 (24.62%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (24.62%) OSPF
17 15 (23.08%) Migration
17 15 (23.08%) CCIE

Wireless
Top Related 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 (3.08%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) SaaS
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.62%) Mimecast
2 3 (4.62%) Office 365
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (72.31%) Firewall
2 43 (66.15%) LAN
2 43 (66.15%) WAN
3 34 (52.31%) VPN
4 26 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 22 (33.85%) DNS
6 20 (30.77%) BGP
7 19 (29.23%) DHCP
7 19 (29.23%) MPLS
8 18 (27.69%) SSL
9 17 (26.15%) Network Security
9 17 (26.15%) TCP/IP
10 16 (24.62%) Cisco IOS
10 16 (24.62%) OSPF
11 14 (21.54%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (20.00%) EIGRP
13 12 (18.46%) DMVPN
13 12 (18.46%) SNA
14 11 (16.92%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 20 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 17 (26.15%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) Electronics
3 1 (1.54%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (67.69%) Network Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Analyst
2 15 (23.08%) Network Analyst
3 12 (18.46%) Cisco Engineer
3 12 (18.46%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 6 (9.23%) Cisco Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 4 (6.15%) LAN Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Firewall Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) IT Support
6 3 (4.62%) IT Technician
6 3 (4.62%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Lead Network Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (4.62%) Senior IT Technician
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Support Technician
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Technician
6 3 (4.62%) WAN Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Wireless Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.62%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.08%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (36.92%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.62%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.08%) CMDB
5 2 (3.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 5 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.54%) Debian
5 1 (1.54%) Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) High Availability
2 17 (26.15%) Performance Monitoring
3 15 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (23.08%) Migration
3 15 (23.08%) Network Management
4 13 (20.00%) Network Design
5 8 (12.31%) ITIL
6 4 (6.15%) Presales
7 3 (4.62%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.62%) CRM
7 3 (4.62%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (4.62%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.62%) Service Management
7 3 (4.62%) SIEM
7 3 (4.62%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.08%) Document Management
8 2 (3.08%) Identity Management
8 2 (3.08%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) C++
2 1 (1.54%) Embedded C
2 1 (1.54%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 43 (66.15%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (60.00%) CCNP
3 23 (35.38%) CCNA
4 19 (29.23%) Degree
5 15 (23.08%) CCIE
6 3 (4.62%) MCITP
6 3 (4.62%) MCSE
6 3 (4.62%) MCTS
6 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.54%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (1.54%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) MISRA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (27.69%) Cisco Prime
2 15 (23.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (3.08%) Cacti
3 2 (3.08%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.54%) Ansible
4 1 (1.54%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (86.15%) Cisco
2 20 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 17 (26.15%) F5
4 15 (23.08%) Fortinet
5 11 (16.92%) VMware
6 10 (15.38%) HP
7 7 (10.77%) Meraki
8 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.15%) SolarWinds
9 4 (6.15%) WatchGuard
10 3 (4.62%) IronPort
10 3 (4.62%) Juniper
10 3 (4.62%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.62%) Polycom
10 3 (4.62%) Siemens
10 3 (4.62%) Splunk
11 2 (3.08%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (1.54%) Apple
12 1 (1.54%) Aruba
12 1 (1.54%) Dell
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