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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 167 58 133
Rank change year-on-year
-109 +75
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 48 243 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.94% 4.15% 1.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 13.83% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 33
Average salary £58,750 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+67.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
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
1298 1757 1524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.53% 30.00% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 916 981 1104
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 28 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 28 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
(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 -50 22 £45,000 +28.57%
Maidenhead -41 7 - -
Newbury +11 4 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Broadband
South East

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 94 (69.63%) Telecoms
2 67 (49.63%) Internet
3 54 (40.00%) Cisco
4 52 (38.52%) Smartphone
5 41 (30.37%) MPLS
6 36 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
7 33 (24.44%) OSPF
7 33 (24.44%) BGP
8 32 (23.70%) Firewall
9 28 (20.74%) 3G
10 27 (20.00%) Juniper
11 26 (19.26%) CCNP
11 26 (19.26%) TCP/IP
12 25 (18.52%) DNS
12 25 (18.52%) F5
13 23 (17.04%) Degree
14 22 (16.30%) Marketing
14 22 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (15.56%) RIP
15 21 (15.56%) Data Centre
16 20 (14.81%) User Experience
16 20 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
16 20 (14.81%) Network Security
17 18 (13.33%) CISSP
18 17 (12.59%) Wireless
19 16 (11.85%) Huawei
19 16 (11.85%) Cisco IOS
20 15 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
20 15 (11.11%) IPsec
21 14 (10.37%) UNIX

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 5 (3.70%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (5.19%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.70%) OmniGraffle
3 3 (2.22%) MS Project
3 3 (2.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (49.63%) Internet
2 41 (30.37%) MPLS
3 33 (24.44%) OSPF
3 33 (24.44%) BGP
4 32 (23.70%) Firewall
5 28 (20.74%) 3G
6 26 (19.26%) TCP/IP
7 25 (18.52%) DNS
8 21 (15.56%) RIP
9 20 (14.81%) Network Security
9 20 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (12.59%) Wireless
11 16 (11.85%) Cisco IOS
12 15 (11.11%) IPsec
12 15 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (9.63%) VPN
14 11 (8.15%) L2TP
14 11 (8.15%) PPP
15 10 (7.41%) ATM
15 10 (7.41%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.96%) Big Data
2 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.74%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 94 (69.63%) Telecoms
2 22 (16.30%) Marketing
3 11 (8.15%) Retail
4 8 (5.93%) Finance
5 5 (3.70%) Advertising
5 5 (3.70%) Interactive Media
6 4 (2.96%) Banking
6 4 (2.96%) Back Office
7 3 (2.22%) Billing
8 2 (1.48%) French Language
9 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 25 (18.52%) Architect
3 18 (13.33%) Security Engineer
4 16 (11.85%) Network Support
5 10 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 10 (7.41%) Team Leader
5 10 (7.41%) Consultant
5 10 (7.41%) Network Team Leader
6 9 (6.67%) Security Architect
6 9 (6.67%) Account Manager
6 9 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
7 8 (5.93%) SEO Manager
8 7 (5.19%) Support Team Leader
8 7 (5.19%) Network Security Engineer
9 6 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.44%) Network Architect
10 5 (3.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 5 (3.70%) Cisco Engineer
10 5 (3.70%) QA Manager
10 5 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (0.74%) RSS
2 1 (0.74%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 52 (38.52%) Smartphone
2 21 (15.56%) Data Centre
3 20 (14.81%) User Experience
4 8 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.93%) Social Media
5 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.70%) IPTV
7 4 (2.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.48%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.48%) Handset
9 1 (0.74%) STB
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.37%) UNIX
1 14 (10.37%) Linux
2 11 (8.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (9.63%) Project Management
3 12 (8.89%) Security Architecture
4 11 (8.15%) Network Management
5 10 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (6.67%) Identity Management
6 9 (6.67%) Network Architecture
7 8 (5.93%) Network Design
7 8 (5.93%) Product Management
7 8 (5.93%) E-Commerce
7 8 (5.93%) SEO
8 7 (5.19%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.70%) Scrum
9 5 (3.70%) Content Management
9 5 (3.70%) ERP
9 5 (3.70%) PRINCE2
9 5 (3.70%) Information Architecture
9 5 (3.70%) Waterfall
9 5 (3.70%) Open Source
10 4 (2.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.89%) Perl
1 12 (8.89%) Python
2 5 (3.70%) SQL
3 4 (2.96%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.48%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (19.26%) CCNP
3 23 (17.04%) Degree
4 18 (13.33%) CISSP
5 13 (9.63%) CCIE
6 11 (8.15%) CCSA
7 9 (6.67%) CCSE
7 9 (6.67%) CCSP
8 8 (5.93%) CCIP
9 6 (4.44%) JNCIS
10 5 (3.70%) CCNA
10 5 (3.70%) CCDP
10 5 (3.70%) CISM
10 5 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (2.96%) JNCIP
11 4 (2.96%) JNCIE
11 4 (2.96%) JNCIA
11 4 (2.96%) CCVP
12 3 (2.22%) PMP
12 3 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) SLA
2 5 (3.70%) QA
3 3 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.22%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.48%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (9.63%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.96%) Nagios
3 1 (0.74%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 54 (40.00%) Cisco
2 27 (20.00%) Juniper
3 25 (18.52%) F5
4 16 (11.85%) Huawei
5 10 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 9 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 7 (5.19%) VMware
8 5 (3.70%) Adobe
8 5 (3.70%) Meraki
9 3 (2.22%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (2.22%) BT
9 3 (2.22%) Splunk
10 2 (1.48%) Synopsys
10 2 (1.48%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.48%) Sophos
10 2 (1.48%) HP
10 2 (1.48%) Apple
10 2 (1.48%) Sage
11 1 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
Slough
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago