The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 259 266 153
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -113
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 3 4 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.040% 0.050% 1.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.25% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 15
Average salary £25,000 £47,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% -2.06%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Broadband
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1352 1626 1633
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.09% 20.16% 21.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1012 1323 1277
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,725 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Broadband
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Broadband Salary Trend in the East of England

Broadband
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
Hertfordshire -1 3 £25,000 -45.94%
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 20 (76.92%) Telecoms
1 20 (76.92%) Time Management
2 18 (69.23%) MS Office
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 17 (65.38%) Marketing
4 16 (61.54%) Workflow
4 16 (61.54%) MS Excel
4 16 (61.54%) Degree
4 16 (61.54%) Computer Science
5 9 (34.62%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (15.38%) Service Management
6 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
7 3 (11.54%) Legal
7 3 (11.54%) Cisco
7 3 (11.54%) Windows
8 2 (7.69%) VPN
8 2 (7.69%) DNS
8 2 (7.69%) Citrix
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (7.69%) BT
8 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
9 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (3.85%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (3.85%) UAG
9 1 (3.85%) 4G
9 1 (3.85%) F5
9 1 (3.85%) VLAN

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (69.23%) MS Office
2 16 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 9 (34.62%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) VPN
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
1 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.85%) VLAN
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.85%) 4G
2 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (3.85%) MPLS
2 1 (3.85%) OSPF
2 1 (3.85%) BGP
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
General
1 20 (76.92%) Telecoms
2 17 (65.38%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Senior Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Security Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) Field Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) ICT Support Officer
3 2 (7.69%) ICT Officer
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) IT Technician
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Time Management
2 16 (61.54%) Workflow
3 4 (15.38%) Cyber Security
3 4 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) UAG
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
3 2 (7.69%) BT
4 1 (3.85%) F5
4 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint