The first table below looks at the demand for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 120 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 9 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.50% 0.65% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.05% 4.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Average salary £32,500 £39,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
295 270 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.23% 15.85% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 233 204 287
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Broadband
North West

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Broadband
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Cheshire

Broadband
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Warrington -26 5 - -
Runcorn - 3 - -
Broadband
North West

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (25.00%) iPhone
2 3 (25.00%) XenApp
2 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (25.00%) iPad
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (25.00%) EPoS
2 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Dell
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) SQL

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) LAN
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) VPN
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
1 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) MI Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Telephony Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) VXML
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 3 (25.00%) iPhone
1 3 (25.00%) iPad
1 3 (25.00%) EPoS
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
1 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) XenApp
1 3 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) HP
1 3 (25.00%) Dell
1 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Avaya
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco