The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 242 296 277
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -19
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 73 41 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.69% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.71% 2.11% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 71 26 26
Average salary £50,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -15.06%
Broadband
London

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

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1968 1947 2273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.66% 15.68% 19.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1644 1617 2025
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Broadband
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Broadband Salary Trend in the City of London

Broadband
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Broadband Salary Histogram in the City of London

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 61 (46.21%) Telecoms
2 46 (34.85%) Cisco
3 42 (31.82%) BGP
4 39 (29.55%) MPLS
5 35 (26.52%) Analytical Skills
6 30 (22.73%) VPLS
7 25 (18.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 24 (18.18%) SLA
9 21 (15.91%) Linux
10 19 (14.39%) Mentoring
10 19 (14.39%) Analytics
11 18 (13.64%) Marketing
11 18 (13.64%) OO
11 18 (13.64%) Java
11 18 (13.64%) UNIX
12 16 (12.12%) Asset Management
12 16 (12.12%) Multimedia
12 16 (12.12%) Perl
12 16 (12.12%) Python
12 16 (12.12%) DNS
12 16 (12.12%) Load Balancing
12 16 (12.12%) Android
12 16 (12.12%) Product Management
12 16 (12.12%) Android Development
13 15 (11.36%) User Experience
13 15 (11.36%) Project Management
14 13 (9.85%) Network Design
14 13 (9.85%) HTTP
15 11 (8.33%) MySQL
15 11 (8.33%) Oracle

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) SAS
3 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.76%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (31.82%) BGP
2 39 (29.55%) MPLS
3 30 (22.73%) VPLS
4 16 (12.12%) DNS
5 13 (9.85%) HTTP
6 11 (8.33%) Internet
7 10 (7.58%) Firewall
7 10 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (5.30%) VPN
9 5 (3.79%) TCP/IP
9 5 (3.79%) VoIP
10 3 (2.27%) SMTP
11 2 (1.52%) IPv6
12 1 (0.76%) GPON
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.33%) MySQL
2 9 (6.82%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.03%) Big Data
4 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.52%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Maven
1 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.52%) Mockito
1 2 (1.52%) Hamcrest
1 2 (1.52%) Cucumber
General
1 61 (46.21%) Telecoms
2 18 (13.64%) Marketing
3 16 (12.12%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.79%) Advertising
4 5 (3.79%) Banking
5 4 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (29.55%) Network Engineer
2 27 (20.45%) IP Engineer
3 22 (16.67%) Developer
4 18 (13.64%) Java Developer
5 16 (12.12%) Analyst
5 16 (12.12%) IP Network Engineer
6 14 (10.61%) Product Manager
7 7 (5.30%) Test Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.30%) Implementation Engineer
7 7 (5.30%) Development Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.55%) Support Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Network Support
8 6 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
9 5 (3.79%) Administrator
9 5 (3.79%) Design Engineer
9 5 (3.79%) Technical Support
9 5 (3.79%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.82%) Middleware
2 8 (6.06%) Silverlight
3 4 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.52%) Spring
4 2 (1.52%) Java EE
4 2 (1.52%) JSON
4 2 (1.52%) HTML
4 2 (1.52%) J2EE
4 2 (1.52%) JDBC
4 2 (1.52%) XML
4 2 (1.52%) Grails
4 2 (1.52%) GWT
4 2 (1.52%) JPA
4 2 (1.52%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 35 (26.52%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.36%) User Experience
3 10 (7.58%) STB
3 10 (7.58%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.82%) Visualisation
5 8 (6.06%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (2.27%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.27%) Derivative
6 3 (2.27%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.76%) Physics
8 1 (0.76%) Economics
8 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.91%) Linux
2 18 (13.64%) UNIX
3 16 (12.12%) Android
4 8 (6.06%) Windows
5 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.27%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.39%) Analytics
1 19 (14.39%) Mentoring
2 18 (13.64%) OO
3 16 (12.12%) Asset Management
3 16 (12.12%) Load Balancing
3 16 (12.12%) Android Development
3 16 (12.12%) Product Management
4 15 (11.36%) Project Management
5 13 (9.85%) Network Design
6 11 (8.33%) DevOps
7 9 (6.82%) Network Planning
7 9 (6.82%) Software Engineering
7 9 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (6.06%) B2C
8 8 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.30%) Industrial Design
9 7 (5.30%) Validation
9 7 (5.30%) Supplier Management
9 7 (5.30%) UX Design
9 7 (5.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.64%) Java
2 16 (12.12%) Perl
2 16 (12.12%) Python
3 9 (6.82%) SQL
3 9 (6.82%) MATLAB
3 9 (6.82%) Ruby
3 9 (6.82%) R
4 7 (5.30%) Tcl
4 7 (5.30%) PHP
5 4 (3.03%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.03%) C++
6 2 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.52%) Groovy
6 2 (1.52%) Scala
7 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (7.58%) CCNP
3 9 (6.82%) PhD
4 7 (5.30%) CCIP
5 5 (3.79%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.79%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.03%) Degree
7 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.76%) JNCIS
8 1 (0.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (6.82%) OPNET
Vendors
1 46 (34.85%) Cisco
2 25 (18.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 11 (8.33%) Oracle
4 6 (4.55%) Akamai
5 5 (3.79%) F5
5 5 (3.79%) Elastic Path
5 5 (3.79%) Adobe
5 5 (3.79%) Omniture
6 4 (3.03%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.27%) BT
7 3 (2.27%) VMware
8 1 (0.76%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.76%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.76%) Reuters
8 1 (0.76%) Chordiant
8 1 (0.76%) SunGard
8 1 (0.76%) HP
8 1 (0.76%) Juniper
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Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefit
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Salary: £38000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + benefits
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