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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 578 503 308
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -195
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 312 455 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.42% 0.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.80% 2.33% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 241 182 240
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,475 £25,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
17307 19542 18860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.93% 17.87% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14322 15698 15238
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +45 144 £40,000 - 7
South East -122 91 £39,000 +11.42% 19
North West -7 22 £31,000 +12.72% 6
Yorkshire 0 17 £37,500 +50.00%
South West -2 16 £35,000 +14.75%
West Midlands -22 13 £38,750 +7.63% 5
East Midlands -4 5 £21,250 -39.28% 1
East of England +3 3 £25,000 -46.52%
Broadband
UK

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 385 (48.98%) Telecoms
2 218 (27.74%) Windows
3 178 (22.65%) Internet
4 165 (20.99%) Cisco
5 157 (19.97%) Microsoft
6 155 (19.72%) .NET
7 153 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
8 141 (17.94%) SQL Server
9 134 (17.05%) SQL
10 129 (16.41%) Degree
11 122 (15.52%) DNS
12 121 (15.39%) MPLS
13 119 (15.14%) C#
14 116 (14.76%) Scrum
15 112 (14.25%) Linux
16 111 (14.12%) VPN
17 109 (13.87%) Cisco Certification
18 104 (13.23%) VoIP
19 103 (13.10%) TDD
20 97 (12.34%) MS Excel
21 92 (11.70%) Finance
22 90 (11.45%) Python
23 88 (11.20%) UNIX
24 84 (10.69%) JavaScript
24 84 (10.69%) NUnit
25 82 (10.43%) Firewall
26 81 (10.31%) BGP
27 79 (10.05%) Java
28 74 (9.41%) HTML
29 72 (9.16%) Continuous Integration

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 35 (4.45%) MS Exchange
2 28 (3.56%) Tomcat
3 21 (2.67%) NServiceBus
4 15 (1.91%) IIS
5 10 (1.27%) JBoss
5 10 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.15%) Apache
6 9 (1.15%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.76%) SAS
8 4 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.51%) Lync
9 3 (0.38%) WordPress
9 3 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.25%) CMS
10 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.25%) Drupal
10 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.25%) lighttpd
11 1 (0.13%) nginx
11 1 (0.13%) WorkSite
Applications
1 97 (12.34%) MS Excel
2 71 (9.03%) MS Office
3 16 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.76%) MS Project
6 5 (0.64%) OmniGraffle
7 2 (0.25%) SPSS
8 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.13%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.78%) Office 365
3 9 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.76%) IaaS
5 3 (0.38%) Terremark
5 3 (0.38%) SaaS
5 3 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 178 (22.65%) Internet
2 122 (15.52%) DNS
3 121 (15.39%) MPLS
4 111 (14.12%) VPN
5 104 (13.23%) VoIP
6 82 (10.43%) Firewall
7 81 (10.31%) BGP
8 71 (9.03%) TCP/IP
9 50 (6.36%) SMTP
10 46 (5.85%) OSPF
10 46 (5.85%) Cisco IOS
11 42 (5.34%) Wireless
12 40 (5.09%) ADSL
13 34 (4.33%) WAN
14 33 (4.20%) Ethernet
14 33 (4.20%) Network Security
15 32 (4.07%) Wi-Fi
16 31 (3.94%) PPP
17 30 (3.82%) LLU
17 30 (3.82%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (17.94%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.44%) MySQL
3 24 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (2.16%) Big Data
5 13 (1.65%) NoSQL
6 11 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (1.27%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.02%) RDBMS
9 7 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (0.76%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.51%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.13%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 84 (10.69%) NUnit
2 62 (7.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 51 (6.49%) Moq
4 43 (5.47%) Git (software)
5 36 (4.58%) Subversion
6 30 (3.82%) MSTest
7 27 (3.44%) TeamCity
7 27 (3.44%) PostSharp
7 27 (3.44%) Octopus Deploy
7 27 (3.44%) Robot Framework
7 27 (3.44%) ReSharper
8 22 (2.80%) Fiddler
9 21 (2.67%) Eclipse
10 7 (0.89%) Maven
10 7 (0.89%) Metasploit
11 6 (0.76%) Selenium
11 6 (0.76%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.64%) JUnit
12 5 (0.64%) Dreamweaver
13 4 (0.51%) JIRA
General
1 385 (48.98%) Telecoms
2 92 (11.70%) Finance
3 61 (7.76%) Marketing
4 24 (3.05%) Multimedia
5 23 (2.93%) Banking
6 17 (2.16%) Retail
7 10 (1.27%) Billing
8 9 (1.15%) Back Office
9 7 (0.89%) Advertising
9 7 (0.89%) Games
10 5 (0.64%) Legal
10 5 (0.64%) Interactive Media
11 3 (0.38%) French Language
12 2 (0.25%) Mandarin Language
12 2 (0.25%) Law
13 1 (0.13%) Military
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
13 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 183 (23.28%) Developer
2 113 (14.38%) Analyst
3 82 (10.43%) Network Engineer
4 61 (7.76%) .NET Developer
5 60 (7.63%) Graduate
6 59 (7.51%) Technical Support
7 55 (7.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 52 (6.62%) Java Developer
9 50 (6.36%) Technical Advisor
10 39 (4.96%) Senior Developer
11 36 (4.58%) C# Developer
12 32 (4.07%) Support Engineer
13 30 (3.82%) Senior Manager
13 30 (3.82%) Architect
14 28 (3.56%) Account Manager
14 28 (3.56%) Support Analyst
15 26 (3.31%) WinForms Developer
16 24 (3.05%) Support Specialist
16 24 (3.05%) Technical Specialist
16 24 (3.05%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (19.72%) .NET
2 74 (9.41%) HTML
3 71 (9.03%) ASP.NET
3 71 (9.03%) Web Services
4 64 (8.14%) XML
5 58 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 56 (7.12%) Castle Windsor
6 56 (7.12%) WinForms
6 56 (7.12%) WPF
7 53 (6.74%) LINQ
8 41 (5.22%) .NET Framework
9 36 (4.58%) jQuery
10 34 (4.33%) CSS
11 32 (4.07%) AngularJS
12 30 (3.82%) Ninject
12 30 (3.82%) Spring.NET
12 30 (3.82%) Unity DI Container
13 27 (3.44%) NancyFx
13 27 (3.44%) StructureMap
13 27 (3.44%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.25%) Computer Science
1 57 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (6.49%) Smartphone
3 48 (6.11%) Data Centre
4 34 (4.33%) User Experience
5 33 (4.20%) Blackberry
6 30 (3.82%) Inversion of Control
7 19 (2.42%) Client/Server
8 18 (2.29%) Mathematics
9 14 (1.78%) Visualisation
10 13 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 13 (1.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 11 (1.40%) Hedge funds
11 11 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
12 10 (1.27%) IPTV
13 9 (1.15%) Economics
13 9 (1.15%) Digital Media
13 9 (1.15%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.15%) Social Media
14 8 (1.02%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 218 (27.74%) Windows
2 112 (14.25%) Linux
3 88 (11.20%) UNIX
4 51 (6.49%) Android
5 42 (5.34%) Apple iOS
6 21 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (1.91%) Windows XP
8 14 (1.78%) Windows 8
8 14 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (1.65%) Windows 7
10 10 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (1.02%) Windows Vista
13 7 (0.89%) CentOS
13 7 (0.89%) VxWorks
14 5 (0.64%) Solaris
15 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (19.47%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (14.76%) Scrum
3 103 (13.10%) TDD
4 72 (9.16%) Continuous Integration
5 71 (9.03%) MVC
6 70 (8.91%) OO
7 57 (7.25%) Kanban
7 57 (7.25%) Dependency Injection
8 56 (7.12%) MVVM
9 54 (6.87%) Open Source
10 48 (6.11%) ITIL
11 46 (5.85%) Load Balancing
12 44 (5.60%) Software Engineering
13 43 (5.47%) Project Management
14 41 (5.22%) Service Management
15 39 (4.96%) Time Management
16 38 (4.83%) Mentoring
17 37 (4.71%) BDD
17 37 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
18 34 (4.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 134 (17.05%) SQL
2 119 (15.14%) C#
3 90 (11.45%) Python
4 84 (10.69%) JavaScript
5 79 (10.05%) Java
6 46 (5.85%) C++
7 42 (5.34%) Perl
8 39 (4.96%) PHP
9 34 (4.33%) T-SQL
10 26 (3.31%) PL/SQL
11 23 (2.93%) Ruby
12 15 (1.91%) MATLAB
13 14 (1.78%) R
14 13 (1.65%) C
15 12 (1.53%) Scala
16 9 (1.15%) VB
17 8 (1.02%) XPath
18 7 (0.89%) Bash Shell
19 6 (0.76%) PowerShell
19 6 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 129 (16.41%) Degree
2 109 (13.87%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (7.76%) CCNP
4 53 (6.74%) Security Cleared
5 48 (6.11%) CCNA
6 20 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (2.42%) PhD
7 19 (2.42%) CCIE
8 18 (2.29%) SC Cleared
9 16 (2.04%) CISSP
10 15 (1.91%) CCSP
10 15 (1.91%) CCIP
11 14 (1.78%) CCSA
12 13 (1.65%) JNCIS
13 11 (1.40%) MCSE
14 10 (1.27%) CCDP
15 9 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (1.15%) CCSE
16 7 (0.89%) DV Cleared
17 5 (0.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (7.38%) SLA
2 32 (4.07%) QA
3 10 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.76%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.13%) JTAG
System Software
1 45 (5.73%) Active Directory
2 37 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.76%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.51%) UAG
5 4 (0.51%) vCloud
6 3 (0.38%) XenApp
6 3 (0.38%) XenServer
6 3 (0.38%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.25%) KVM
7 2 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (2.16%) FortiGate
2 14 (1.78%) OPNET
3 10 (1.27%) Nagios
4 7 (0.89%) Nessus
4 7 (0.89%) Nmap
4 7 (0.89%) SCCM
5 6 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (0.64%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 5 (0.64%) Cobbler
7 4 (0.51%) cPanel
8 3 (0.38%) OpenView
8 3 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.38%) Cacti
9 2 (0.25%) Puppet
9 2 (0.25%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.13%) DameWare
10 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 165 (20.99%) Cisco
2 157 (19.97%) Microsoft
3 55 (7.00%) VMware
4 51 (6.49%) Juniper
5 49 (6.23%) Oracle
6 39 (4.96%) BT
7 34 (4.33%) Apple
7 34 (4.33%) F5
8 24 (3.05%) Nokia
9 21 (2.67%) Yahoo!
10 16 (2.04%) Huawei
10 16 (2.04%) HP
11 15 (1.91%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 12 (1.53%) CheckPoint
13 11 (1.40%) Citrix
14 10 (1.27%) Avaya
15 7 (0.89%) SolarWinds
15 7 (0.89%) ArcSight
16 6 (0.76%) Adobe
16 6 (0.76%) Sophos
Farnham, Surrey
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Life Insurance, & More
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
GLM Recruitment
Salary: Salary dependent on Experance
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Airband
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus bonus, + oncall + excellent ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Posted: 10 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Bonus, 28 days holiday, pension, flexible benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago