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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 169 67 126
Rank change year-on-year
-102 +59
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 48 197 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.95% 3.45% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.62% 11.50% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 27
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -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
1327 1713 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.21% 29.96% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 908 963 1143
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 5 August 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 5 August 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
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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 -59 21 £45,000 +28.57%
Maidenhead -30 11 £45,000 -
Newbury - 3 £65,000 - 5
Slough -7 1 £50,000 - 2
Broadband
South East

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 103 (71.53%) Telecoms
2 71 (49.31%) Internet
3 54 (37.50%) Cisco
4 52 (36.11%) Smartphone
5 42 (29.17%) MPLS
6 37 (25.69%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (22.92%) OSPF
7 33 (22.92%) BGP
8 30 (20.83%) Firewall
9 28 (19.44%) CCNP
10 27 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 27 (18.75%) Juniper
10 27 (18.75%) 3G
10 27 (18.75%) Degree
11 26 (18.06%) Marketing
11 26 (18.06%) DNS
12 24 (16.67%) Data Centre
13 23 (15.97%) User Experience
13 23 (15.97%) Network Security
14 22 (15.28%) F5
14 22 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (15.28%) RIP
15 19 (13.19%) Cisco Nexus
16 17 (11.81%) Cisco IOS
16 17 (11.81%) CISSP
17 16 (11.11%) Wireless
17 16 (11.11%) Huawei
18 15 (10.42%) IPsec
18 15 (10.42%) Project Management
18 15 (10.42%) ATM

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (5.56%) OpenStack
2 5 (3.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (4.86%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.47%) MS Project
2 5 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.47%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 71 (49.31%) Internet
2 42 (29.17%) MPLS
3 33 (22.92%) OSPF
3 33 (22.92%) BGP
4 30 (20.83%) Firewall
5 27 (18.75%) 3G
5 27 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 26 (18.06%) DNS
7 23 (15.97%) Network Security
8 22 (15.28%) RIP
9 19 (13.19%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (11.81%) Cisco IOS
11 16 (11.11%) Wireless
12 15 (10.42%) IPsec
12 15 (10.42%) ATM
13 14 (9.72%) VPN
13 14 (9.72%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (8.33%) PPP
14 12 (8.33%) SNMP
15 11 (7.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.78%) Big Data
2 2 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.47%) Dreamweaver
General
1 103 (71.53%) Telecoms
2 26 (18.06%) Marketing
3 11 (7.64%) Retail
4 7 (4.86%) Finance
4 7 (4.86%) Back Office
5 5 (3.47%) Interactive Media
6 4 (2.78%) Advertising
7 3 (2.08%) Banking
7 3 (2.08%) Billing
8 2 (1.39%) French Language
Job Titles
1 28 (19.44%) Network Engineer
2 25 (17.36%) Architect
3 15 (10.42%) Security Engineer
4 14 (9.72%) Network Support
5 12 (8.33%) Account Manager
5 12 (8.33%) Consultant
6 11 (7.64%) Team Leader
6 11 (7.64%) Network Team Leader
7 9 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
8 8 (5.56%) Analyst
8 8 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 8 (5.56%) Principal Architect
8 8 (5.56%) SEO Manager
8 8 (5.56%) Principal Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.86%) Network Support Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Support Team Leader
9 7 (4.86%) Network Security Engineer
10 6 (4.17%) Network Architect
10 6 (4.17%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.47%) HTML
2 1 (0.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 52 (36.11%) Smartphone
2 24 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 23 (15.97%) User Experience
4 12 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.56%) Social Media
5 8 (5.56%) IPTV
6 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.47%) Mobile App
8 4 (2.78%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (2.08%) STB
10 2 (1.39%) Handset
10 2 (1.39%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.03%) UNIX
2 12 (8.33%) Linux
3 8 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (10.42%) Project Management
3 13 (9.03%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (9.03%) Network Management
4 11 (7.64%) Network Design
5 10 (6.94%) Service Management
6 9 (6.25%) CRM
6 9 (6.25%) Product Management
6 9 (6.25%) Security Architecture
7 8 (5.56%) Open Source
7 8 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 8 (5.56%) SEO
8 7 (4.86%) ERP
8 7 (4.86%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.17%) Identity Management
9 6 (4.17%) Performance Management
9 6 (4.17%) Network Architecture
10 5 (3.47%) Information Architecture
10 5 (3.47%) Waterfall
10 5 (3.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.64%) Perl
1 11 (7.64%) Python
2 6 (4.17%) SQL
3 5 (3.47%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.39%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (25.69%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (19.44%) CCNP
3 27 (18.75%) Degree
4 17 (11.81%) CISSP
5 14 (9.72%) CCSA
6 12 (8.33%) CCIE
7 9 (6.25%) CCSP
7 9 (6.25%) CCSE
8 8 (5.56%) JNCIS
9 7 (4.86%) CCDP
9 7 (4.86%) CCIP
9 7 (4.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (3.47%) PMP
10 5 (3.47%) PMI Certification
10 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (3.47%) CCNA
10 5 (3.47%) MCSE
11 4 (2.78%) CISM
11 4 (2.78%) JNCIP
11 4 (2.78%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.86%) SLA
2 5 (3.47%) QA
3 4 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.08%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.39%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (9.03%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (37.50%) Cisco
2 27 (18.75%) Juniper
3 22 (15.28%) F5
4 16 (11.11%) Huawei
5 15 (10.42%) Microsoft
6 9 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.47%) Sophos
7 5 (3.47%) VMware
7 5 (3.47%) Synopsys
7 5 (3.47%) Adobe
7 5 (3.47%) HP
7 5 (3.47%) Apple
7 5 (3.47%) Sage
8 4 (2.78%) Meraki
9 3 (2.08%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (2.08%) BT
9 3 (2.08%) Splunk
10 2 (1.39%) Blue Coat
11 1 (0.69%) Radware
11 1 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
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