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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 633 556 579
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +23
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 284 394 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.75% 2.20% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 205 258 185
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,184 £20,475 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
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
16196 17894 16851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.10% 18.35% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13612 14605 13285
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -43 118 £40,000 - 17
South East -83 65 £50,000 +25.00% 10
North West +34 51 £25,000 -10.71% 10
East of England +18 22 £22,000 -51.11% 4
South West -8 10 £19,500 -47.29% 1
Yorkshire +17 9 £31,750 -20.62% 3
West Midlands -33 7 £32,500 -27.77%
East Midlands -9 3 £24,000 +2.12% 1
Broadband
UK

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 311 (49.92%) Telecoms
2 198 (31.78%) Windows
3 123 (19.74%) Microsoft
4 114 (18.30%) Cisco
5 100 (16.05%) VPN
6 98 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
7 94 (15.09%) Internet
8 90 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
8 90 (14.45%) Degree
9 86 (13.80%) Firewall
10 80 (12.84%) BT
10 80 (12.84%) TCP/IP
11 79 (12.68%) DNS
11 79 (12.68%) Linux
12 73 (11.72%) Python
12 73 (11.72%) Cisco Certification
13 72 (11.56%) SQL
14 69 (11.08%) .NET
15 68 (10.91%) C#
15 68 (10.91%) VoIP
16 66 (10.59%) MS Excel
17 65 (10.43%) Finance
18 64 (10.27%) ITIL
18 64 (10.27%) Java
19 63 (10.11%) SQL Server
20 61 (9.79%) Active Directory
21 60 (9.63%) Wireless
22 58 (9.31%) MPLS
22 58 (9.31%) C++
23 57 (9.15%) Unix

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 44 (7.06%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.12%) SAS
5 6 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (0.96%) IIS
6 3 (0.48%) Node.js
7 2 (0.32%) Lync
8 1 (0.16%) Apache
8 1 (0.16%) CMS
8 1 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 66 (10.59%) MS Excel
2 53 (8.51%) MS Office
3 6 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.48%) Line 500
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.41%) Office 365
2 9 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.16%) Route 53
3 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 100 (16.05%) VPN
2 94 (15.09%) Internet
3 86 (13.80%) Firewall
4 80 (12.84%) TCP/IP
5 79 (12.68%) DNS
6 68 (10.91%) VoIP
7 60 (9.63%) Wireless
8 58 (9.31%) MPLS
9 57 (9.15%) WAN
10 45 (7.22%) Ethernet
11 39 (6.26%) ADSL
12 37 (5.94%) LAN
13 35 (5.62%) Cisco IOS
14 34 (5.46%) 4G
15 32 (5.14%) 3G
15 32 (5.14%) Wi-Fi
16 31 (4.98%) DHCP
17 29 (4.65%) Network Security
17 29 (4.65%) SMTP
18 23 (3.69%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (10.11%) SQL Server
2 45 (7.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 22 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (2.57%) Big Data
5 7 (1.12%) Base SAS
6 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.32%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.32%) MySQL
9 2 (0.32%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.16%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 45 (7.22%) NUnit
1 45 (7.22%) Rhino Mocks
2 18 (2.89%) Metasploit
3 16 (2.57%) Moq
3 16 (2.57%) MSTest
4 8 (1.28%) Visual Studio
5 5 (0.80%) Selenium
5 5 (0.80%) WebDriver
6 3 (0.48%) Bugzilla
6 3 (0.48%) JIRA
6 3 (0.48%) Mercurial
6 3 (0.48%) WiX
7 1 (0.16%) Appium
7 1 (0.16%) Calabash
7 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.16%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.16%) Subversion
General
1 311 (49.92%) Telecoms
2 65 (10.43%) Finance
3 33 (5.30%) Marketing
4 24 (3.85%) Billing
5 18 (2.89%) Electronics
6 7 (1.12%) Advertising
6 7 (1.12%) Retail
7 5 (0.80%) Banking
7 5 (0.80%) Law
8 4 (0.64%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.48%) Back Office
9 3 (0.48%) Front Office
9 3 (0.48%) Games
9 3 (0.48%) Legal
9 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.32%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Military
11 1 (0.16%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 84 (13.48%) Analyst
2 78 (12.52%) Developer
3 68 (10.91%) Graduate
4 64 (10.27%) Technical Support
5 57 (9.15%) Network Engineer
6 50 (8.03%) 2nd Line Support
7 49 (7.87%) Support Engineer
8 46 (7.38%) C# Developer
9 43 (6.90%) C# WPF Developer
9 43 (6.90%) WPF Developer
10 39 (6.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
11 36 (5.78%) 2nd Line Technical Support
12 35 (5.62%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
12 35 (5.62%) Technical Advisor
13 34 (5.46%) Cisco Engineer
13 34 (5.46%) Technical Support Advisor
13 34 (5.46%) Telecoms Developer
14 31 (4.98%) WinForms Developer
15 24 (3.85%) Support Analyst
16 23 (3.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (11.08%) .NET
2 45 (7.22%) Castle Windsor
2 45 (7.22%) WPF
3 43 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 38 (6.10%) WinForms
5 35 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (5.14%) LINQ
7 29 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 29 (4.65%) MonoRail
7 29 (4.65%) NHibernate
8 19 (3.05%) Middleware
9 16 (2.57%) Ninject
9 16 (2.57%) Spring.NET
9 16 (2.57%) Unity DI Container
10 12 (1.93%) Web Services
11 11 (1.77%) AngularJS
12 9 (1.44%) .NET Framework
13 6 (0.96%) 802.1X
13 6 (0.96%) Silverlight
13 6 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 98 (15.73%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (8.99%) Data Centre
3 22 (3.53%) Blackberry
3 22 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 22 (3.53%) Visualisation
4 16 (2.57%) Inversion of Control
5 12 (1.93%) e-Health
6 11 (1.77%) Computer Science
7 10 (1.61%) Driving Licence
7 10 (1.61%) Fat Client
7 10 (1.61%) IPTV
7 10 (1.61%) Thin Client
8 9 (1.44%) Robotics
9 7 (1.12%) Handset
9 7 (1.12%) Video on Demand
10 6 (0.96%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (0.96%) Client/Server
10 6 (0.96%) Credit Risk
10 6 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (0.96%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 198 (31.78%) Windows
2 79 (12.68%) Linux
3 57 (9.15%) Unix
4 45 (7.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (6.42%) Windows Server
6 31 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (4.01%) Android
9 24 (3.85%) Windows 7
10 22 (3.53%) Solaris
11 21 (3.37%) Apple iOS
12 18 (2.89%) HPUX
12 18 (2.89%) VxWorks
13 15 (2.41%) Windows 10
14 13 (2.09%) Windows XP
15 12 (1.93%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.80%) Debian
17 4 (0.64%) AIX
17 4 (0.64%) Windows Vista
18 3 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (10.27%) ITIL
3 56 (8.99%) TDD
4 55 (8.83%) Project Management
5 54 (8.67%) MVVM
6 49 (7.87%) Scrum
7 43 (6.90%) Network Design
8 39 (6.26%) Service Management
9 38 (6.10%) MVC
10 33 (5.30%) CRM
11 29 (4.65%) Cybersecurity
12 27 (4.33%) Performance Management
13 26 (4.17%) Service Delivery
13 26 (4.17%) Software Delivery
14 25 (4.01%) Network Monitoring
15 24 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
15 24 (3.85%) Product Management
16 23 (3.69%) Ethical Hacking
17 22 (3.53%) Software Engineering
17 22 (3.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 73 (11.72%) Python
2 72 (11.56%) SQL
3 68 (10.91%) C#
4 64 (10.27%) Java
5 58 (9.31%) C++
6 49 (7.87%) Perl
7 35 (5.62%) Shell Script
8 30 (4.82%) C
9 18 (2.89%) Ruby
10 13 (2.09%) JavaScript
11 12 (1.93%) R
12 11 (1.77%) MATLAB
12 11 (1.77%) PHP
13 7 (1.12%) SAS Macro
14 6 (0.96%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.96%) T-SQL
15 5 (0.80%) Tcl
16 3 (0.48%) XMLA
17 2 (0.32%) VB
17 2 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 90 (14.45%) Degree
2 73 (11.72%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (6.42%) CCNA
4 36 (5.78%) Security Cleared
5 31 (4.98%) DV Cleared
6 24 (3.85%) JNCIA
7 22 (3.53%) CCNP
8 19 (3.05%) JNCIP
9 18 (2.89%) SC Cleared
10 15 (2.41%) JNCIE
11 14 (2.25%) JNCIS
11 14 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (1.61%) MCP
12 10 (1.61%) PhD
13 8 (1.28%) ISEB
14 7 (1.12%) CCIP
14 7 (1.12%) MCSE
15 6 (0.96%) CCIE
15 6 (0.96%) HND
15 6 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.26%) SLA
2 4 (0.64%) QA
3 3 (0.48%) Basel II
4 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) COBIT
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) SDET
System Software
1 61 (9.79%) Active Directory
2 50 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.44%) vSphere
5 6 (0.96%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.32%) UAG
7 2 (0.32%) XenApp
8 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.16%) iptables
8 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (2.89%) Nessus
1 18 (2.89%) Nmap
2 9 (1.44%) SCOM
3 8 (1.28%) OPNET
4 6 (0.96%) OpenView
4 6 (0.96%) SCCM
5 5 (0.80%) Cacti
5 5 (0.80%) SolarWinds Orion
5 5 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.64%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.32%) Puppet
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.16%) Nagios
8 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 123 (19.74%) Microsoft
2 114 (18.30%) Cisco
3 80 (12.84%) BT
4 52 (8.35%) VMware
5 43 (6.90%) Huawei
5 43 (6.90%) Juniper
6 27 (4.33%) Apple
7 18 (2.89%) HP
8 16 (2.57%) Nokia
9 15 (2.41%) F5
10 13 (2.09%) GENBAND
11 11 (1.77%) Remedy
12 9 (1.44%) Palo Alto
13 8 (1.28%) Avaya
13 8 (1.28%) Citrix
14 7 (1.12%) Dell
14 7 (1.12%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.96%) BroadSoft
15 6 (0.96%) Polycom
15 6 (0.96%) SolarWinds
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