The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank - - 110
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - - 0.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Broadband
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
344 269 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.57% 14.82% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 312 219 197
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Broadband
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the Bristol region.

Broadband Salary Trend in Bristol

Broadband
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (60.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (20.00%) LTE
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Verilog
2 1 (20.00%) IC Design
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (20.00%) DSL
2 1 (20.00%) BT

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) DSL
1 1 (20.00%) LTE
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (60.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IC Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) IC Design
2 1 (20.00%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) BT