The first table below looks at the demand for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 117 122 120
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 2 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.54% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 2.63% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 9
Average salary - £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
418 419 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.89% 20.68% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 345 310 315
Average salary £42,500 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.91% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Broadband
Cambridgeshire

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Broadband
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Cambridge

Broadband
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) ADSL
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Remedy
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft