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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 192 144 90
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -54
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 25 93 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 1.70% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.87% 6.18% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14 36 13
Average salary £64,000 £58,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.87% -10.38%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £40,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.03%
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
1337 1504 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.53% 27.48% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 927 1101
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -31 12 £54,500 -7.62% 3
Slough - 8 £85,000 -
Bracknell -3 2 - -
Maidenhead -3 1 - -
Broadband
South East

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 31 (60.78%) Wireless
2 26 (50.98%) Telecoms
3 20 (39.22%) Data Centre
4 19 (37.25%) Cisco
5 17 (33.33%) MPLS
5 17 (33.33%) Degree
6 16 (31.37%) Firewall
6 16 (31.37%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (29.41%) Ethernet
7 15 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (27.45%) DSLAM
9 13 (25.49%) Juniper
9 13 (25.49%) WAN
9 13 (25.49%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (25.49%) ADSL
9 13 (25.49%) VDSL
10 12 (23.53%) Project Management
11 11 (21.57%) VPN
11 11 (21.57%) Business Development
11 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
12 10 (19.61%) CCNP
13 9 (17.65%) IPv4
13 9 (17.65%) SSL
13 9 (17.65%) PPP
13 9 (17.65%) EIGRP
13 9 (17.65%) L2TP
13 9 (17.65%) OSPF
13 9 (17.65%) BGP
13 9 (17.65%) IPsec
13 9 (17.65%) VMware

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
1 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 31 (60.78%) Wireless
2 17 (33.33%) MPLS
3 16 (31.37%) Firewall
4 15 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 15 (29.41%) Ethernet
5 14 (27.45%) DSLAM
6 13 (25.49%) ADSL
6 13 (25.49%) VDSL
6 13 (25.49%) WAN
6 13 (25.49%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (21.57%) VPN
8 9 (17.65%) BGP
8 9 (17.65%) EIGRP
8 9 (17.65%) IPsec
8 9 (17.65%) IPv4
8 9 (17.65%) L2TP
8 9 (17.65%) OSPF
8 9 (17.65%) PPP
8 9 (17.65%) SSL
8 9 (17.65%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Big Data
General
1 26 (50.98%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Advertising
2 3 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Network Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) Network Specialist
3 9 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) Account Manager
5 7 (13.73%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Telecoms Manager
8 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Sales Manager
8 4 (7.84%) Telecoms Account Manager
9 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Broadband Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Platform Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Telecoms Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (39.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.92%) IPTV
2 2 (3.92%) STB
2 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.96%) BBC
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) DTV
3 1 (1.96%) Interactive TV
3 1 (1.96%) MPEG
3 1 (1.96%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (1.96%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Unix
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Project Management
2 11 (21.57%) Business Development
2 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
3 9 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 9 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (13.73%) CRM
5 6 (11.76%) Service Management
6 5 (9.80%) Network Design
6 5 (9.80%) Performance Management
7 4 (7.84%) Presales
8 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
8 3 (5.88%) Change Management
8 3 (5.88%) Product Management
8 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (3.92%) Analytics
9 2 (3.92%) Customer Analytics
9 2 (3.92%) ITIL
9 2 (3.92%) Migration
9 2 (3.92%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (1.96%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) Perl
1 6 (11.76%) Python
2 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Degree
2 16 (31.37%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (19.61%) CCNP
4 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
4 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.80%) CCIE
5 5 (9.80%) JNCIA
6 4 (7.84%) CCSP
7 3 (5.88%) CCNA
8 2 (3.92%) CCDP
8 2 (3.92%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.96%) QA
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Cisco
2 13 (25.49%) Juniper
3 9 (17.65%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) Extreme Networks
5 7 (13.73%) F5
6 3 (5.88%) Nokia
6 3 (5.88%) Virgin Media
7 2 (3.92%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 2 (3.92%) BT
7 2 (3.92%) Ericsson
7 2 (3.92%) Facebook
7 2 (3.92%) Google
7 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.96%) Amdocs
8 1 (1.96%) Avaya
8 1 (1.96%) Huawei
8 1 (1.96%) Motorola
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle
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