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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 122 118 125
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.10% 0.12% 0.058%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.70% 0.68% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £19,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
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
287 294 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 15.02% 17.12% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 260 172 220
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 20 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) DSL
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) IC Design
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (16.67%) LTE
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Verilog

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) DSL
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) LTE
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Account Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IC Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Architecture
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) IC Design
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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