The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 East of England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 255 141 238
Rank change year-on-year
-114 +97
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 5 111 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.063% 1.44% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.31% 6.90% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 29
Average salary £46,750 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.60% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1593 1608 1605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.99% 20.91% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1303 1266 1328
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Broadband
England

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 28 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
Cambridgeshire -8 2 £46,750 -3.60%
Hertfordshire -72 2 £46,250 +101.08%
Essex -36 1 - - 1
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 12 (37.50%) Wireless
2 11 (34.38%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
4 8 (25.00%) Java
4 8 (25.00%) SQL
5 7 (21.88%) UNIX
5 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
5 7 (21.88%) 4G
6 6 (18.75%) Network Security
6 6 (18.75%) MS Office
7 5 (15.63%) Finance
7 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
8 4 (12.50%) Multimedia
8 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 4 (12.50%) 3G
8 4 (12.50%) Law
8 4 (12.50%) Electronics
8 4 (12.50%) 2G
8 4 (12.50%) C
8 4 (12.50%) C++
9 3 (9.38%) Windows
9 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
9 3 (9.38%) Service Management
9 3 (9.38%) Project Management
9 3 (9.38%) MPLS
9 3 (9.38%) Degree
9 3 (9.38%) Marketing
10 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) MS Office
3 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.13%) InDesign
4 1 (3.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) Wireless
2 7 (21.88%) 4G
3 6 (18.75%) Network Security
4 4 (12.50%) 3G
4 4 (12.50%) 2G
5 3 (9.38%) MPLS
6 2 (6.25%) LTE
6 2 (6.25%) SCTP
6 2 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (6.25%) OSPF
6 2 (6.25%) RSVP
6 2 (6.25%) DWDM
6 2 (6.25%) IPsec
6 2 (6.25%) DHCP
6 2 (6.25%) ADSL
6 2 (6.25%) LAN
6 2 (6.25%) 3GPP
7 1 (3.13%) VoIP
7 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) OLAP
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (3.13%) NUnit
General
1 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Multimedia
3 4 (12.50%) Law
3 4 (12.50%) Electronics
4 3 (9.38%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Support Manager
1 6 (18.75%) Customer Support Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Head of Professional Services
6 1 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) HTML5
1 2 (6.25%) CSS
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (3.13%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) WinForms
2 1 (3.13%) Castle Windsor
2 1 (3.13%) CSS3
2 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
2 1 (3.13%) Ajax
2 1 (3.13%) WPF
2 1 (3.13%) LINQ
2 1 (3.13%) MonoRail
2 1 (3.13%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.25%) PKI
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Social Media
3 1 (3.13%) Semantic Web
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) UNIX
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
2 3 (9.38%) Service Management
2 3 (9.38%) Project Management
3 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (3.13%) CRM
4 1 (3.13%) ETL
4 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.13%) SEO
4 1 (3.13%) Scrum
4 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (3.13%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (3.13%) Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) MVVM
4 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) Java
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C
2 4 (12.50%) C++
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Remedy
2 2 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter
3 1 (3.13%) Google