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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 132 130 122
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% 0.21% 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 1.19% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £24,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
239 337 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 11.99% 17.64% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 222 234 255
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 12 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Account Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft