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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 203 139 118
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -21
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 28 93 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 1.68% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.06% 5.72% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 30
Average salary £53,750 £59,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.28% +18.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
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
1358 1625 1534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.28% 29.30% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 1063 1102
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £65,000
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -32 16 £52,500 -22.22% 2
Slough -1 6 £85,000 +112.50%
Newbury - 1 - -
Broadband
South East

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 34 (58.62%) Telecoms
2 28 (48.28%) Wireless
3 24 (41.38%) Data Centre
4 20 (34.48%) Degree
5 16 (27.59%) Wi-Fi
5 16 (27.59%) Firewall
5 16 (27.59%) DSLAM
5 16 (27.59%) Cisco
6 14 (24.14%) MPLS
7 13 (22.41%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (22.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (20.69%) Ethernet
9 11 (18.97%) ADSL
9 11 (18.97%) VDSL
10 10 (17.24%) Linux
10 10 (17.24%) CRM
10 10 (17.24%) Service Management
10 10 (17.24%) Project Management
10 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
11 9 (15.52%) 4G
11 9 (15.52%) Network Architecture
11 9 (15.52%) Juniper
11 9 (15.52%) OSPF
11 9 (15.52%) BGP
11 9 (15.52%) Windows
11 9 (15.52%) IPv4
11 9 (15.52%) VPN
11 9 (15.52%) IPsec
11 9 (15.52%) Business Development
12 8 (13.79%) Load Balancing

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (48.28%) Wireless
2 16 (27.59%) DSLAM
2 16 (27.59%) Firewall
2 16 (27.59%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (24.14%) MPLS
4 13 (22.41%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (20.69%) Ethernet
6 11 (18.97%) ADSL
6 11 (18.97%) VDSL
7 9 (15.52%) 4G
7 9 (15.52%) BGP
7 9 (15.52%) IPsec
7 9 (15.52%) IPv4
7 9 (15.52%) OSPF
7 9 (15.52%) VPN
8 8 (13.79%) DNS
8 8 (13.79%) EIGRP
8 8 (13.79%) L2TP
8 8 (13.79%) SSL
8 8 (13.79%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) Big Data
General
1 34 (58.62%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.34%) Advertising
2 6 (10.34%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Account Manager
3 9 (15.52%) Network Specialist
3 9 (15.52%) Telecoms Manager
4 8 (13.79%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 8 (13.79%) Telecoms Account Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Architect
5 7 (12.07%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Security Architect
5 7 (12.07%) Security Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Consultant
6 5 (8.62%) Sales Manager
7 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Broadband Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Network Support
8 2 (3.45%) Platform Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.72%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (41.38%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.90%) IPTV
3 3 (5.17%) STB
4 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Windows
3 6 (10.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) CRM
1 10 (17.24%) Mentoring
1 10 (17.24%) Project Management
1 10 (17.24%) Service Management
2 9 (15.52%) Business Development
2 9 (15.52%) Network Architecture
3 8 (13.79%) Load Balancing
4 7 (12.07%) Identity Management
4 7 (12.07%) Performance Management
4 7 (12.07%) Product Management
4 7 (12.07%) Security Architecture
5 6 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) Change Management
6 3 (5.17%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (5.17%) Network Design
7 2 (3.45%) Capacity Management
7 2 (3.45%) Presales
7 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (1.72%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (1.72%) Network Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) Perl
1 6 (10.34%) Python
2 4 (6.90%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (34.48%) Degree
2 13 (22.41%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.34%) CCNP
4 4 (6.90%) CCIE
4 4 (6.90%) CCSP
4 4 (6.90%) JNCIA
4 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.17%) CCNA
6 2 (3.45%) CCIP
7 1 (1.72%) CISM
7 1 (1.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.72%) QA
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Cisco
2 9 (15.52%) Juniper
3 8 (13.79%) F5
3 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Meraki
4 2 (3.45%) Nokia
5 1 (1.72%) Ericsson
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: Up to £35,000 plus shift allowance
Posted: 12 days ago