The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 480 533 391
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -142
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 470 419 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.37% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.48% 2.17% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 341 224 305
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,475 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
Broadband
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18938 19346 21281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 18.32% 17.20% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 15139 15366 17267
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in England

Broadband
Salary Trend in England

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

Broadband Salary Trend in England

Broadband
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Broadband Salary Histogram in England

Broadband
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
London +72 203 £40,500 +1.25% 11
South East -19 169 £40,000 +17.64% 24
North West +23 36 £40,000 +50.94% 10
East of England +32 26 £42,000 -30.00% 1
South West -11 15 £40,000 -10.61% 2
West Midlands -25 11 £40,000 +105.13% 3
Yorkshire -10 6 £45,000 +110.52% 1
North East - 3 £50,000 -
East Midlands +10 2 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Broadband
UK

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 459 (52.76%) Telecoms
2 210 (24.14%) Cisco
3 207 (23.79%) Windows
4 198 (22.76%) Internet
5 185 (21.26%) Microsoft
6 142 (16.32%) SQL Server
7 139 (15.98%) Cisco Certification
8 129 (14.83%) MPLS
9 123 (14.14%) VoIP
10 122 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
11 118 (13.56%) DNS
12 116 (13.33%) VPN
13 114 (13.10%) .NET
14 110 (12.64%) Firewall
15 109 (12.53%) Degree
16 105 (12.07%) SQL
16 105 (12.07%) C#
16 105 (12.07%) MS Office
17 103 (11.84%) Marketing
18 102 (11.72%) MS Excel
19 101 (11.61%) BGP
20 97 (11.15%) Linux
21 91 (10.46%) JavaScript
22 88 (10.11%) TCP/IP
23 87 (10.00%) Scrum
24 85 (9.77%) TDD
24 85 (9.77%) NUnit
25 81 (9.31%) MVC
26 80 (9.20%) Wireless
27 78 (8.97%) UNIX

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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 43 (4.94%) MS Exchange
2 38 (4.37%) Tomcat
3 31 (3.56%) Apache
4 25 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 22 (2.53%) Lync
6 18 (2.07%) WordPress
7 17 (1.95%) CMS
7 17 (1.95%) Drupal
8 16 (1.84%) NServiceBus
9 11 (1.26%) OpenStack
10 10 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (1.15%) SAS
10 10 (1.15%) IIS
11 7 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.23%) Moodle
14 1 (0.11%) nginx
Applications
1 105 (12.07%) MS Office
2 102 (11.72%) MS Excel
3 23 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (1.38%) Photoshop
5 9 (1.03%) Acrobat
5 9 (1.03%) InDesign
5 9 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (0.69%) MS Project
7 5 (0.57%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.46%) SPSS
8 4 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.34%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.18%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.61%) Office 365
3 10 (1.15%) SaaS
4 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.80%) PaaS
5 7 (0.80%) IaaS
5 7 (0.80%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 198 (22.76%) Internet
2 129 (14.83%) MPLS
3 123 (14.14%) VoIP
4 118 (13.56%) DNS
5 116 (13.33%) VPN
6 110 (12.64%) Firewall
7 101 (11.61%) BGP
8 88 (10.11%) TCP/IP
9 80 (9.20%) Wireless
10 59 (6.78%) WAN
11 57 (6.55%) ADSL
11 57 (6.55%) Ethernet
12 48 (5.52%) OSPF
13 42 (4.83%) ATM
13 42 (4.83%) Cisco IOS
14 38 (4.37%) Cisco ASA
14 38 (4.37%) SMTP
15 36 (4.14%) PPP
15 36 (4.14%) VPLS
16 33 (3.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (16.32%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.25%) MySQL
3 18 (2.07%) Relational Database
4 17 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (1.84%) RDBMS
6 8 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (0.80%) Big Data
8 6 (0.69%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.69%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.34%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.23%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.11%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 85 (9.77%) NUnit
2 60 (6.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 53 (6.09%) Moq
4 39 (4.48%) Git (software)
5 37 (4.25%) Subversion
6 34 (3.91%) MSTest
7 23 (2.64%) Eclipse
8 19 (2.18%) ReSharper
8 19 (2.18%) Fiddler
8 19 (2.18%) TeamCity
8 19 (2.18%) PostSharp
8 19 (2.18%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (2.18%) Robot Framework
9 14 (1.61%) PhpStorm
9 14 (1.61%) NetBeans
10 7 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 3 (0.34%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.23%) Cucumber
General
1 459 (52.76%) Telecoms
2 103 (11.84%) Marketing
3 49 (5.63%) Finance
4 27 (3.10%) Retail
5 24 (2.76%) Advertising
6 17 (1.95%) Multimedia
7 14 (1.61%) Games
8 12 (1.38%) Back Office
9 10 (1.15%) Publishing
10 8 (0.92%) Electronics
10 8 (0.92%) Billing
11 5 (0.57%) Banking
12 3 (0.34%) Law
12 3 (0.34%) Legal
12 3 (0.34%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.11%) Mandarin Language
13 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.11%) Military
13 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 167 (19.20%) Developer
2 120 (13.79%) Analyst
3 94 (10.80%) Network Engineer
4 55 (6.32%) .NET Developer
5 53 (6.09%) Technical Support
6 51 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support
7 41 (4.71%) Account Manager
7 41 (4.71%) Graduate
8 38 (4.37%) C# Developer
8 38 (4.37%) IP Engineer
9 35 (4.02%) Support Analyst
10 33 (3.79%) Technical Advisor
11 31 (3.56%) Support Engineer
12 30 (3.45%) Senior Developer
12 30 (3.45%) Java Developer
13 26 (2.99%) Architect
13 26 (2.99%) WinForms Developer
14 25 (2.87%) Senior Manager
15 22 (2.53%) IT Support
16 21 (2.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (13.10%) .NET
2 74 (8.51%) HTML
3 63 (7.24%) ASP.NET
3 63 (7.24%) Web Services
4 60 (6.90%) WinForms
4 60 (6.90%) WPF
4 60 (6.90%) Castle Windsor
5 58 (6.67%) XML
6 55 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 48 (5.52%) CSS
8 45 (5.17%) LINQ
9 39 (4.48%) jQuery
10 34 (3.91%) Ninject
10 34 (3.91%) Spring.NET
10 34 (3.91%) Unity DI Container
11 32 (3.68%) NHibernate
12 30 (3.45%) .NET Framework
12 30 (3.45%) Ajax
13 26 (2.99%) MonoRail
14 22 (2.53%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 74 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (6.67%) Smartphone
3 47 (5.40%) Computer Science
4 38 (4.37%) Open Source
5 37 (4.25%) User Experience
6 34 (3.91%) Inversion of Control
7 23 (2.64%) Blackberry
8 19 (2.18%) Video Conferencing
9 18 (2.07%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.84%) STB
11 15 (1.72%) Mathematics
12 14 (1.61%) IVR
12 14 (1.61%) W3C
12 14 (1.61%) Biometrics
13 13 (1.49%) Social Media
14 11 (1.26%) IPTV
14 11 (1.26%) Clustering
15 9 (1.03%) Client/Server
15 9 (1.03%) Statistics
15 9 (1.03%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 207 (23.79%) Windows
2 97 (11.15%) Linux
3 78 (8.97%) UNIX
4 48 (5.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (3.91%) Android
6 33 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (3.56%) Windows XP
7 31 (3.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (3.33%) Windows 7
9 27 (3.10%) Windows 8
10 26 (2.99%) Solaris
11 14 (1.61%) Apple iOS
12 11 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (0.92%) Ubuntu
14 7 (0.80%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.57%) CentOS
16 4 (0.46%) Debian
17 2 (0.23%) Windows NT
17 2 (0.23%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (14.02%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (10.00%) Scrum
3 85 (9.77%) TDD
4 81 (9.31%) MVC
5 70 (8.05%) ITIL
5 70 (8.05%) Project Management
5 70 (8.05%) Service Management
6 60 (6.90%) MVVM
7 54 (6.21%) Continuous Integration
8 53 (6.09%) Load Balancing
8 53 (6.09%) Kanban
8 53 (6.09%) Dependency Injection
8 53 (6.09%) OO
9 47 (5.40%) Product Management
10 46 (5.29%) Network Design
11 40 (4.60%) CRM
12 36 (4.14%) Cyber Security
13 34 (3.91%) Time Management
14 33 (3.79%) Software Engineering
14 33 (3.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 105 (12.07%) C#
1 105 (12.07%) SQL
2 91 (10.46%) JavaScript
3 55 (6.32%) Python
4 50 (5.75%) Java
5 39 (4.48%) PHP
6 33 (3.79%) Perl
7 31 (3.56%) C++
8 19 (2.18%) T-SQL
9 13 (1.49%) C
10 11 (1.26%) PL/SQL
11 9 (1.03%) MATLAB
11 9 (1.03%) PowerShell
12 8 (0.92%) XPath
12 8 (0.92%) R
13 7 (0.80%) Ruby
13 7 (0.80%) Tcl
14 6 (0.69%) VBA
15 5 (0.57%) Scala
16 4 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 139 (15.98%) Cisco Certification
2 109 (12.53%) Degree
3 74 (8.51%) CCNP
4 72 (8.28%) CCNA
5 54 (6.21%) Security Cleared
6 40 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (2.87%) SC Cleared
8 22 (2.53%) CCIE
9 17 (1.95%) CCIP
9 17 (1.95%) Network+ Certification
10 16 (1.84%) JNCIS
10 16 (1.84%) MCSE
10 16 (1.84%) CCDP
11 15 (1.72%) CCSP
12 12 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.15%) PhD
13 10 (1.15%) MCP
14 9 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (0.92%) CISSP
15 8 (0.92%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (7.93%) SLA
2 14 (1.61%) QA
3 6 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) JTAG
System Software
1 65 (7.47%) Active Directory
2 36 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.03%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.69%) UAG
6 5 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.57%) Terminal Services
7 4 (0.46%) XenApp
7 4 (0.46%) XenServer
7 4 (0.46%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.34%) vCloud
9 2 (0.23%) Kamailio
9 2 (0.23%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.23%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.11%) Firmware
10 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (1.61%) FortiGate
2 12 (1.38%) Backup Exec
3 7 (0.80%) OPNET
3 7 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
4 5 (0.57%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 5 (0.57%) Cobbler
5 3 (0.34%) Cacti
5 3 (0.34%) OpenView
5 3 (0.34%) Nagios
6 2 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.23%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.23%) SCCM
6 2 (0.23%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.23%) Iperf
7 1 (0.11%) SCOM
7 1 (0.11%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.11%) DameWare
Vendors
1 210 (24.14%) Cisco
2 185 (21.26%) Microsoft
3 60 (6.90%) Juniper
4 53 (6.09%) Oracle
4 53 (6.09%) VMware
5 45 (5.17%) BT
6 32 (3.68%) HP
7 31 (3.56%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 30 (3.45%) F5
9 28 (3.22%) CheckPoint
10 25 (2.87%) Avaya
11 23 (2.64%) Huawei
12 22 (2.53%) Apple
12 22 (2.53%) Nokia
13 18 (2.07%) Adobe
13 18 (2.07%) Sun
14 17 (1.95%) EMC
15 16 (1.84%) Yahoo!
15 16 (1.84%) SolarWinds
16 14 (1.61%) Citrix
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £33,421 to £42,717 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 22 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on skills and experience p
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on skills and experience plus bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hope Valley, Derbyshire
Krooter
Salary: £20,000 - 29,999 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum +car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: circa £24,000
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SSE
Salary: £60,000 per annum DEPENDING ON SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE PLUS BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £38k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Connectus
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 depending on skills and experience plus car
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Salary: Highly Competitive + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, pension, healthcare, travel
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £25000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago