The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 126 69 144
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +75
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 91 172 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.81% 3.15% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.80% 10.92% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 22
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Broadband
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1339 1575 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.63% 28.85% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1030 1246
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Broadband
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Berkshire

Broadband
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Broadband Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Broadband
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -29 57 £56,250 +18.42% 5
Maidenhead -39 11 £20,000 -60.00% 1
Newbury - 5 £65,000 - 1
Slough +4 1 £50,000 - 2
Broadband
South East

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband.

1 133 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 91 (53.22%) Internet
3 69 (40.35%) Smartphone
4 55 (32.16%) Cisco
5 43 (25.15%) MPLS
5 43 (25.15%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (22.22%) Marketing
7 37 (21.64%) CCNP
8 36 (21.05%) Degree
9 35 (20.47%) 3G
10 32 (18.71%) OSPF
10 32 (18.71%) BGP
11 28 (16.37%) TCP/IP
11 28 (16.37%) ATM
12 27 (15.79%) Firewall
13 26 (15.20%) DNS
13 26 (15.20%) Huawei
14 25 (14.62%) Juniper
15 24 (14.04%) Network Security
16 23 (13.45%) UNIX
16 23 (13.45%) User Experience
17 22 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (12.87%) Microsoft
17 22 (12.87%) Service Management
18 21 (12.28%) RIP
19 20 (11.70%) 4G
20 19 (11.11%) VoIP
20 19 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
21 18 (10.53%) Project Management
21 18 (10.53%) PPP

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.68%) OpenStack
2 5 (2.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 9 (5.26%) Acrobat
2 9 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (5.26%) InDesign
3 8 (4.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (4.09%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.51%) MS Project
5 6 (3.51%) MS Office
6 5 (2.92%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (53.22%) Internet
2 43 (25.15%) MPLS
3 35 (20.47%) 3G
4 32 (18.71%) OSPF
4 32 (18.71%) BGP
5 28 (16.37%) TCP/IP
5 28 (16.37%) ATM
6 27 (15.79%) Firewall
7 26 (15.20%) DNS
8 24 (14.04%) Network Security
9 21 (12.28%) RIP
10 20 (11.70%) 4G
11 19 (11.11%) VoIP
11 19 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
12 18 (10.53%) PPP
13 17 (9.94%) DSLAM
14 16 (9.36%) Cisco Nexus
14 16 (9.36%) SNMP
14 16 (9.36%) VPN
15 15 (8.77%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (2.92%) Dreamweaver
General
1 133 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 38 (22.22%) Marketing
3 15 (8.77%) Retail
4 12 (7.02%) Back Office
5 9 (5.26%) Publishing
5 9 (5.26%) Games
6 6 (3.51%) Finance
7 5 (2.92%) Interactive Media
8 4 (2.34%) Billing
8 4 (2.34%) Advertising
9 2 (1.17%) Electronics
9 2 (1.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 30 (17.54%) Network Engineer
2 19 (11.11%) Account Manager
2 19 (11.11%) Architect
3 15 (8.77%) Network Support
4 14 (8.19%) Network Team Leader
4 14 (8.19%) Team Leader
5 11 (6.43%) Analyst
6 10 (5.85%) Security Engineer
7 9 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 9 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (5.26%) IP Engineer
7 9 (5.26%) Designer
7 9 (5.26%) Creative Designer
8 8 (4.68%) SEO Manager
8 8 (4.68%) Principal Architect
8 8 (4.68%) Network Support Engineer
8 8 (4.68%) Consultant
8 8 (4.68%) Principal Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.09%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (4.09%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.19%) HTML
2 9 (5.26%) ATL
2 9 (5.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 69 (40.35%) Smartphone
2 23 (13.45%) User Experience
3 13 (7.60%) Computer Science
4 12 (7.02%) IPTV
4 12 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.26%) Taxonomies
6 8 (4.68%) Open Source
6 8 (4.68%) Social Media
7 6 (3.51%) STB
8 5 (2.92%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.92%) Machine to Machine
8 5 (2.92%) Mobile App
8 5 (2.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.45%) UNIX
2 18 (10.53%) Linux
3 7 (4.09%) Solaris
4 2 (1.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.87%) Service Management
2 18 (10.53%) Project Management
2 18 (10.53%) CRM
3 14 (8.19%) Product Management
4 13 (7.60%) Network Design
4 13 (7.60%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (6.43%) Performance Management
5 11 (6.43%) Network Management
6 9 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (4.68%) Validation
7 8 (4.68%) SEO
7 8 (4.68%) PRINCE2
7 8 (4.68%) ERP
8 6 (3.51%) Project Planning
8 6 (3.51%) Test Management
8 6 (3.51%) E-Commerce
8 6 (3.51%) ITIL
9 5 (2.92%) Change Management
9 5 (2.92%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.60%) SQL
2 9 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 8 (4.68%) Perl
3 8 (4.68%) Python
4 5 (2.92%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (25.15%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (21.64%) CCNP
3 36 (21.05%) Degree
4 15 (8.77%) CISSP
4 15 (8.77%) CCSA
5 12 (7.02%) CCIE
6 10 (5.85%) CCSE
6 10 (5.85%) JNCIS
7 9 (5.26%) CCSP
7 9 (5.26%) CCNA
7 9 (5.26%) CCDP
8 8 (4.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (4.09%) CCIP
10 6 (3.51%) SCSA
10 6 (3.51%) Sun Certification
10 6 (3.51%) PMP
10 6 (3.51%) PMI Certification
11 5 (2.92%) HNC
11 5 (2.92%) HND
11 5 (2.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) SLA
2 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.17%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.75%) VMware ESX
1 3 (1.75%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 12 (7.02%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.17%) Nagios
3 1 (0.58%) Iperf
Vendors
1 55 (32.16%) Cisco
2 26 (15.20%) Huawei
3 25 (14.62%) Juniper
4 22 (12.87%) Microsoft
5 17 (9.94%) F5
6 14 (8.19%) Adobe
7 12 (7.02%) CheckPoint
8 11 (6.43%) HP
9 6 (3.51%) Veritas
9 6 (3.51%) Sun
9 6 (3.51%) Oracle
10 5 (2.92%) Sophos
10 5 (2.92%) Apple
10 5 (2.92%) Sage
10 5 (2.92%) Synopsys
11 3 (1.75%) VMware
11 3 (1.75%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.17%) Business Objects
13 1 (0.58%) IBM
13 1 (0.58%) BT
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SSE
Salary: Up to £53,718 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading OR Manchester
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago