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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 59 108 139
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +31
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 240 124 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.02% 2.09% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.19% 7.14% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19 32 33
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £8,450 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £65,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £38,961 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-22.99% +11.31%
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
1820 1736 1422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.50% 29.24% 26.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1209 1087
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
Maidenhead +2 121 £40,000 +471.42%
Reading +22 91 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Slough +3 9 £40,000 +86.04% 2
Newbury +12 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Bracknell -6 2 £48,750 +111.95%
Broadband
South East

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 387 (91.49%) Telecoms
2 354 (83.69%) Internet
3 346 (81.80%) Smartphone
4 198 (46.81%) 3G
5 100 (23.64%) 4G
6 98 (23.17%) Marketing
7 84 (19.86%) Degree
7 84 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
8 79 (18.68%) Project Management
9 73 (17.26%) LTE
10 67 (15.84%) User Experience
11 38 (8.98%) SEO
12 37 (8.75%) E-Commerce
12 37 (8.75%) Microsoft
13 36 (8.51%) HTML
13 36 (8.51%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 36 (8.51%) VoLTE
14 35 (8.27%) Java
15 33 (7.80%) Social Media
16 31 (7.33%) CMS
16 31 (7.33%) Network Security
17 30 (7.09%) SQL
17 30 (7.09%) Cisco
17 30 (7.09%) NDS
18 27 (6.38%) Intranet
18 27 (6.38%) Scrum
18 27 (6.38%) Waterfall
18 27 (6.38%) Mobile App
19 26 (6.15%) HTTP
20 24 (5.67%) Nokia

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 31 (7.33%) CMS
2 8 (1.89%) SAS
3 5 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.47%) Lync
4 2 (0.47%) Node.js
5 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (3.78%) MS Office
1 16 (3.78%) MS Visio
1 16 (3.78%) OmniGraffle
2 12 (2.84%) MS Excel
3 8 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 12 (2.84%) CSG Singleview
2 9 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 354 (83.69%) Internet
2 198 (46.81%) 3G
3 100 (23.64%) 4G
4 73 (17.26%) LTE
5 36 (8.51%) VoLTE
6 31 (7.33%) Network Security
7 27 (6.38%) Intranet
8 26 (6.15%) HTTP
9 19 (4.49%) Radio Access Network
10 18 (4.26%) VoIP
10 18 (4.26%) TCP/IP
10 18 (4.26%) Wireless
11 17 (4.02%) UMTS
11 17 (4.02%) MVNO
12 16 (3.78%) LAN
13 14 (3.31%) Firewall
14 13 (3.07%) IPv6
14 13 (3.07%) MPLS
14 13 (3.07%) MGW
15 9 (2.13%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.13%) Data Mining
2 8 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (3.78%) Dreamweaver
2 5 (1.18%) Subversion
3 1 (0.24%) Axure RP
General
1 387 (91.49%) Telecoms
2 98 (23.17%) Marketing
3 23 (5.44%) Back Office
4 21 (4.96%) Retail
5 20 (4.73%) Billing
6 16 (3.78%) Interactive Media
7 9 (2.13%) Law
7 9 (2.13%) Legal
8 5 (1.18%) Electronics
9 3 (0.71%) Finance
9 3 (0.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (10.64%) Architect
2 41 (9.69%) Analyst
3 30 (7.09%) Consultant
4 29 (6.86%) Solutions Architect
5 25 (5.91%) Technical Leader
6 22 (5.20%) Development Manager
6 22 (5.20%) Design Engineer
6 22 (5.20%) Senior Design Engineer
7 20 (4.73%) Developer
8 19 (4.49%) Network Engineer
9 18 (4.26%) QA Analyst
9 18 (4.26%) Technical Design Authority
10 16 (3.78%) User Experience Architect
10 16 (3.78%) Business Consultant
10 16 (3.78%) Team Leader
11 14 (3.31%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 14 (3.31%) Quality Analyst
11 14 (3.31%) Senior Architect
12 13 (3.07%) Security Engineer
13 12 (2.84%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (8.51%) HTML
2 9 (2.13%) SOAP
2 9 (2.13%) Rendezvous
3 4 (0.95%) Flash
4 2 (0.47%) CSS
4 2 (0.47%) jQuery
4 2 (0.47%) HTML5
4 2 (0.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 346 (81.80%) Smartphone
2 67 (15.84%) User Experience
3 33 (7.80%) Social Media
4 27 (6.38%) Mobile App
5 18 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.84%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.84%) Mainframe
7 9 (2.13%) Handset
7 9 (2.13%) IVR
7 9 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
8 7 (1.65%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.42%) Blog
10 4 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (0.95%) iPhone
10 4 (0.95%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.47%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.24%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.24%) Open Source
12 1 (0.24%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.44%) UNIX
2 17 (4.02%) Linux
3 5 (1.18%) Windows
4 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.95%) Debian
4 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (18.68%) Project Management
3 38 (8.98%) SEO
4 37 (8.75%) E-Commerce
5 27 (6.38%) Scrum
5 27 (6.38%) Waterfall
6 22 (5.20%) Service Delivery
7 21 (4.96%) Web Design
8 20 (4.73%) ITIL
8 20 (4.73%) Line Management
9 18 (4.26%) Software Testing
9 18 (4.26%) Business Development
10 17 (4.02%) Capacity Management
11 16 (3.78%) Information Architecture
11 16 (3.78%) Strategic Planning
12 14 (3.31%) Product Management
13 12 (2.84%) Marketing Strategy
13 12 (2.84%) Service Management
14 10 (2.36%) Content Management
15 9 (2.13%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 35 (8.27%) Java
2 30 (7.09%) SQL
3 19 (4.49%) PowerHouse
4 10 (2.36%) Perl
5 8 (1.89%) PL/SQL
5 8 (1.89%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.18%) PHP
7 4 (0.95%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.95%) Objective-C
7 4 (0.95%) PHP5
8 2 (0.47%) Python
8 2 (0.47%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.24%) C
Qualifications
1 84 (19.86%) Degree
2 22 (5.20%) HNC
2 22 (5.20%) HND
3 20 (4.73%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (3.07%) CCNP
4 13 (3.07%) CISSP
5 9 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.13%) CCSA
5 9 (2.13%) CCSE
6 7 (1.65%) CCIE
7 5 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.95%) CISA
8 4 (0.95%) CISM
9 2 (0.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.26%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) PCI DSS
2 4 (0.95%) COSO
2 4 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.95%) COBIT
System Software
1 30 (7.09%) NDS
2 9 (2.13%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.13%) FortiGate
2 4 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 37 (8.75%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.51%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 30 (7.09%) Cisco
4 24 (5.67%) Nokia
5 21 (4.96%) TIBCO
6 19 (4.49%) Huawei
7 18 (4.26%) T-Plan
8 17 (4.02%) Business Objects
9 16 (3.78%) Adobe
10 13 (3.07%) F5
11 9 (2.13%) CheckPoint
11 9 (2.13%) Blue Coat
11 9 (2.13%) Remedy
11 9 (2.13%) Genesys
12 8 (1.89%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 8 (1.89%) BT
12 8 (1.89%) Oracle
12 8 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (1.42%) Facebook
13 6 (1.42%) Twitter
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £65000 - £750000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 25 days ago