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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 487 520 360
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -160
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 425 416 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.38% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.40% 2.18% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 309 192 262
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,475 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -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
17713 19069 19894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.77% 17.39% 19.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14262 15325 16193
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 £27,000 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 22 May 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 22 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
South East -27 174 £40,000 +21.21% 19
London +100 162 £40,500 +1.25% 12
North West +25 38 £40,000 +52.38% 9
South West -9 19 £37,500 -6.25% 5
East of England +10 15 £42,000 -30.00% 2
Yorkshire +5 8 £45,000 +40.62% 2
West Midlands -31 7 £40,000 +105.13% 2
North East - 3 £50,000 -
East Midlands +8 1 £23,500 -24.19%
Broadband
UK

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 434 (52.99%) Telecoms
2 210 (25.64%) Windows
3 187 (22.83%) Internet
4 181 (22.10%) Cisco
5 163 (19.90%) Microsoft
6 142 (17.34%) SQL Server
7 135 (16.48%) .NET
8 132 (16.12%) Agile Software Development
9 127 (15.51%) MPLS
10 126 (15.38%) Degree
11 121 (14.77%) DNS
12 120 (14.65%) SQL
13 114 (13.92%) C#
14 112 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
15 111 (13.55%) VoIP
16 105 (12.82%) VPN
17 102 (12.45%) Linux
18 100 (12.21%) MS Excel
19 96 (11.72%) Scrum
20 95 (11.60%) BGP
21 94 (11.48%) Firewall
22 91 (11.11%) MS Office
22 91 (11.11%) TDD
23 87 (10.62%) JavaScript
24 86 (10.50%) NUnit
25 85 (10.38%) UNIX
26 83 (10.13%) TCP/IP
27 80 (9.77%) Marketing
28 75 (9.16%) HTML
29 72 (8.79%) Analytical Skills

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 38 (4.64%) Tomcat
2 37 (4.52%) MS Exchange
3 20 (2.44%) Apache
4 17 (2.08%) NServiceBus
5 16 (1.95%) Lync
6 15 (1.83%) SharePoint
7 12 (1.47%) IIS
8 9 (1.10%) OpenStack
8 9 (1.10%) Drupal
8 9 (1.10%) WordPress
8 9 (1.10%) CMS
9 8 (0.98%) JBoss
10 6 (0.73%) SAS
10 6 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.24%) Moodle
12 2 (0.24%) lighttpd
12 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
13 1 (0.12%) WorkSite
Applications
1 100 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 91 (11.11%) MS Office
3 23 (2.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.10%) InDesign
4 9 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 9 (1.10%) Acrobat
5 7 (0.85%) MS Project
5 7 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.61%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.08%) Office 365
3 9 (1.10%) IaaS
4 8 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (0.98%) SaaS
5 7 (0.85%) PaaS
5 7 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.85%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 187 (22.83%) Internet
2 127 (15.51%) MPLS
3 121 (14.77%) DNS
4 111 (13.55%) VoIP
5 105 (12.82%) VPN
6 95 (11.60%) BGP
7 94 (11.48%) Firewall
8 83 (10.13%) TCP/IP
9 51 (6.23%) Ethernet
10 50 (6.11%) OSPF
11 49 (5.98%) ADSL
12 48 (5.86%) Wireless
13 44 (5.37%) SMTP
14 42 (5.13%) Cisco IOS
15 38 (4.64%) WAN
16 36 (4.40%) 3G
17 35 (4.27%) Wi-Fi
17 35 (4.27%) Network Security
18 32 (3.91%) DSL
19 31 (3.79%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (17.34%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.15%) MySQL
3 19 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (2.08%) Relational Database
5 15 (1.83%) RDBMS
6 11 (1.34%) NoSQL
6 11 (1.34%) Big Data
6 11 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.73%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (0.37%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 86 (10.50%) NUnit
2 63 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
3 54 (6.59%) Moq
4 37 (4.52%) MSTest
5 36 (4.40%) Git (software)
6 30 (3.66%) Subversion
7 23 (2.81%) Eclipse
8 18 (2.20%) Fiddler
9 17 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 17 (2.08%) Robot Framework
9 17 (2.08%) TeamCity
9 17 (2.08%) PostSharp
9 17 (2.08%) ReSharper
10 9 (1.10%) PhpStorm
10 9 (1.10%) NetBeans
11 6 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.73%) Maven
12 5 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
13 4 (0.49%) JUnit
14 3 (0.37%) Mockito
General
1 434 (52.99%) Telecoms
2 80 (9.77%) Marketing
3 69 (8.42%) Finance
4 19 (2.32%) Multimedia
4 19 (2.32%) Retail
5 12 (1.47%) Back Office
6 11 (1.34%) Banking
6 11 (1.34%) Advertising
7 10 (1.22%) Publishing
7 10 (1.22%) Games
7 10 (1.22%) Billing
8 5 (0.61%) Interactive Media
9 3 (0.37%) French Language
9 3 (0.37%) Electronics
9 3 (0.37%) Legal
10 2 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.12%) German Language
11 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 176 (21.49%) Developer
2 110 (13.43%) Analyst
3 97 (11.84%) Network Engineer
4 60 (7.33%) .NET Developer
5 51 (6.23%) Technical Support
6 48 (5.86%) Graduate
7 47 (5.74%) 2nd Line Support
8 43 (5.25%) Java Developer
9 40 (4.88%) C# Developer
10 37 (4.52%) Technical Advisor
11 36 (4.40%) Senior Developer
12 32 (3.91%) Support Analyst
13 29 (3.54%) Support Engineer
14 28 (3.42%) IP Engineer
15 27 (3.30%) Account Manager
16 26 (3.17%) WinForms Developer
17 25 (3.05%) Architect
18 24 (2.93%) Senior Manager
19 22 (2.69%) Network Support
20 19 (2.32%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (16.48%) .NET
2 75 (9.16%) HTML
3 69 (8.42%) Web Services
4 63 (7.69%) XML
4 63 (7.69%) WinForms
4 63 (7.69%) WPF
4 63 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
5 62 (7.57%) ASP.NET
6 53 (6.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 43 (5.25%) LINQ
8 38 (4.64%) CSS
9 37 (4.52%) Unity DI Container
9 37 (4.52%) Ninject
9 37 (4.52%) Spring.NET
10 33 (4.03%) .NET Framework
11 32 (3.91%) NHibernate
12 31 (3.79%) jQuery
13 30 (3.66%) Ajax
14 26 (3.17%) MonoRail
15 19 (2.32%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 72 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (8.55%) Smartphone
3 56 (6.84%) Computer Science
4 41 (5.01%) User Experience
5 37 (4.52%) Inversion of Control
6 36 (4.40%) Open Source
7 24 (2.93%) Blackberry
8 20 (2.44%) Mathematics
9 16 (1.95%) STB
10 14 (1.71%) Client/Server
10 14 (1.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 12 (1.47%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.47%) IPTV
11 12 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
11 12 (1.47%) Social Media
12 11 (1.34%) Visualisation
12 11 (1.34%) Economics
13 9 (1.10%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.10%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.10%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 210 (25.64%) Windows
2 102 (12.45%) Linux
3 85 (10.38%) UNIX
4 40 (4.88%) Android
5 33 (4.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (2.93%) Windows XP
8 23 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (2.69%) Apple iOS
9 22 (2.69%) Windows 7
10 20 (2.44%) Solaris
10 20 (2.44%) Windows 8
11 9 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (1.10%) Windows Vista
12 7 (0.85%) CentOS
13 4 (0.49%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.24%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.12%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (16.12%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (11.72%) Scrum
3 91 (11.11%) TDD
4 71 (8.67%) MVC
5 63 (7.69%) MVVM
6 60 (7.33%) ITIL
6 60 (7.33%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (6.84%) Load Balancing
8 55 (6.72%) Project Management
9 54 (6.59%) Kanban
9 54 (6.59%) Dependency Injection
10 53 (6.47%) Service Management
10 53 (6.47%) OO
11 40 (4.88%) Software Engineering
12 39 (4.76%) Network Design
12 39 (4.76%) Cyber Security
13 34 (4.15%) Time Management
14 33 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (3.79%) CRM
15 31 (3.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 120 (14.65%) SQL
2 114 (13.92%) C#
3 87 (10.62%) JavaScript
4 64 (7.81%) Java
5 61 (7.45%) Python
6 39 (4.76%) C++
7 37 (4.52%) PHP
8 35 (4.27%) Perl
9 21 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 19 (2.32%) T-SQL
11 14 (1.71%) C
12 13 (1.59%) MATLAB
13 12 (1.47%) R
14 11 (1.34%) Ruby
15 10 (1.22%) Scala
16 8 (0.98%) XPath
17 7 (0.85%) Bash Shell
18 6 (0.73%) Shell Script
19 5 (0.61%) PowerShell
20 4 (0.49%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 126 (15.38%) Degree
2 112 (13.68%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (8.42%) CCNP
4 53 (6.47%) Security Cleared
5 47 (5.74%) CCNA
6 22 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (2.20%) SC Cleared
8 17 (2.08%) PhD
8 17 (2.08%) CCIE
9 16 (1.95%) JNCIS
10 15 (1.83%) CCSA
10 15 (1.83%) CCSP
10 15 (1.83%) CISSP
11 13 (1.59%) CCIP
12 12 (1.47%) CCDP
13 10 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (1.22%) MCSE
13 10 (1.22%) CCSE
14 9 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.73%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (8.67%) SLA
2 22 (2.69%) QA
3 6 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.37%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.12%) JTAG
System Software
1 55 (6.72%) Active Directory
2 30 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.85%) VMware ESX
4 6 (0.73%) UAG
5 4 (0.49%) XenApp
5 4 (0.49%) XenServer
5 4 (0.49%) XenDesktop
5 4 (0.49%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.49%) vCloud
6 3 (0.37%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.37%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.12%) KVM
8 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.12%) Firmware
8 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (1.83%) FortiGate
2 11 (1.34%) OPNET
3 8 (0.98%) Nagios
3 8 (0.98%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (0.85%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.61%) Cobbler
5 5 (0.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 4 (0.49%) SCCM
7 3 (0.37%) Cacti
7 3 (0.37%) OpenView
8 2 (0.24%) Nessus
8 2 (0.24%) Nmap
8 2 (0.24%) cPanel
8 2 (0.24%) Puppet
9 1 (0.12%) SCOM
9 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.12%) Iperf
9 1 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 181 (22.10%) Cisco
2 163 (19.90%) Microsoft
3 59 (7.20%) Oracle
4 50 (6.11%) Juniper
5 46 (5.62%) VMware
6 38 (4.64%) BT
7 30 (3.66%) F5
8 28 (3.42%) HP
9 26 (3.17%) Huawei
9 26 (3.17%) Apple
10 25 (3.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 21 (2.56%) CheckPoint
12 20 (2.44%) Adobe
12 20 (2.44%) Nokia
12 20 (2.44%) Avaya
13 17 (2.08%) Yahoo!
14 11 (1.34%) SolarWinds
14 11 (1.34%) EMC
15 9 (1.10%) Sun
16 8 (0.98%) Citrix
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ThinkForex
Salary: 55K to 65K GBP per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Salary: £Competitive + 20% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Energyhelpline.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancashire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £14000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £29500 per annum + 15% Shift Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Energyhelpline.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £36,923 to £48,767 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £42,023 to £53,718 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £41,404 to £54,685 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £41,404 to £54,685 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago