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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 234 258 190
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -68
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 24 27 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.32% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.52% 1.52% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 26
Average salary £42,000 £46,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -12.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.32%
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
1583 1776 1830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.55% 20.73% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1204 1382 1500
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Broadband Salary Histogram 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 4 May 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
Suffolk - 21 £42,000 -
Hertfordshire -19 2 £23,500 -60.83%
Essex +3 1 £38,500 +18.46%
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 25 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 22 (73.33%) MS Office
2 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 21 (70.00%) Time Management
4 20 (66.67%) Computer Science
4 20 (66.67%) Degree
5 19 (63.33%) Marketing
5 19 (63.33%) MS Excel
6 17 (56.67%) Workflow
7 12 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco
9 4 (13.33%) Service Management
9 4 (13.33%) Firewall
9 4 (13.33%) CCNP
9 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (13.33%) VPN
9 4 (13.33%) Cyber Security
10 3 (10.00%) F5
10 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
10 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (10.00%) Citrix
10 3 (10.00%) Legal
10 3 (10.00%) Wireless
10 3 (10.00%) Project Management
10 3 (10.00%) MPLS
10 3 (10.00%) OSPF
10 3 (10.00%) BGP
11 2 (6.67%) 3G
11 2 (6.67%) BT

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 22 (73.33%) MS Office
2 19 (63.33%) MS Excel
3 12 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Firewall
1 4 (13.33%) VPN
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (10.00%) Wireless
2 3 (10.00%) MPLS
2 3 (10.00%) OSPF
2 3 (10.00%) BGP
3 2 (6.67%) 3G
3 2 (6.67%) 2G
3 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) LTE
3 2 (6.67%) Junos
4 1 (3.33%) Multicast
4 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.33%) 4G
4 1 (3.33%) xDSL
4 1 (3.33%) DMVPN
4 1 (3.33%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 19 (63.33%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Legal
4 2 (6.67%) Advertising
5 1 (3.33%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Senior Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Field Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IP Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior IP Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Design Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Design Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 20 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Time Management
2 17 (56.67%) Workflow
3 4 (13.33%) Service Management
3 4 (13.33%) Cyber Security
4 3 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
5 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Line Management
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.33%) Network Design
6 1 (3.33%) CRM
6 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) CCNP
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.33%) JNCIE
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CCIE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) UAG
2 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) F5
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) BT
4 2 (6.67%) Juniper
4 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.33%) NETGEAR
5 1 (3.33%) CA
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Dell
5 1 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec