The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 491 309 467
Rank change year-on-year
-182 +158
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 445 845 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.83% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.31% 4.51% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 182 236 301
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19301 18727 19936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.64% 18.40% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 15591 15151 16681
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Broadband
UK

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 -28 225 £35,000 +2.94% 13
London -232 125 £40,000 -2.43% 14
North West +12 25 £27,500 -24.65% 3
West Midlands +5 25 £36,000 +2.85% 3
Yorkshire -51 21 £25,000 -9.09% 6
East Midlands -3 10 £35,000 -12.50%
South West -17 9 £33,750 -19.64% 1
East of England -114 5 £46,750 -3.60% 1
Midlands - 1 - - 1
Broadband
UK

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 555 (62.29%) Telecoms
2 366 (41.08%) Internet
3 286 (32.10%) Smartphone
4 156 (17.51%) Windows
5 154 (17.28%) VoIP
5 154 (17.28%) 3G
6 144 (16.16%) Cisco
7 134 (15.04%) Degree
8 133 (14.93%) Microsoft
8 133 (14.93%) Firewall
9 108 (12.12%) MPLS
10 107 (12.01%) Marketing
11 97 (10.89%) Linux
12 96 (10.77%) BGP
13 95 (10.66%) Project Management
14 93 (10.44%) OSPF
14 93 (10.44%) Retail
15 83 (9.32%) Billing
15 83 (9.32%) DNS
16 81 (9.09%) SNMP
17 80 (8.98%) LAN
18 79 (8.87%) HTML
19 74 (8.31%) VPN
20 72 (8.08%) WAN
21 71 (7.97%) Java
21 71 (7.97%) LTE
22 69 (7.74%) MS Excel
23 68 (7.63%) SQL Server
24 67 (7.52%) ITIL
25 65 (7.30%) SQL

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 37 (4.15%) MS Exchange
2 23 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
2 23 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 20 (2.24%) CMS
4 16 (1.80%) Apache
5 13 (1.46%) Lync
6 11 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (1.12%) SAS
8 9 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (0.56%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.56%) WorkSite
11 4 (0.45%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.34%) Moodle
13 2 (0.22%) Node.js
14 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 69 (7.74%) MS Excel
2 59 (6.62%) MS Office
3 31 (3.48%) MS Visio
4 22 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (2.24%) OmniGraffle
6 7 (0.79%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.22%) MS Project
7 2 (0.22%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.22%) InDesign
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.11%) SPSS
8 1 (0.11%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (1.23%) Movex
2 8 (0.90%) CSG Singleview
3 5 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.23%) Office 365
2 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 366 (41.08%) Internet
2 154 (17.28%) VoIP
2 154 (17.28%) 3G
3 133 (14.93%) Firewall
4 108 (12.12%) MPLS
5 96 (10.77%) BGP
6 93 (10.44%) OSPF
7 83 (9.32%) DNS
8 81 (9.09%) SNMP
9 80 (8.98%) LAN
10 74 (8.31%) VPN
11 72 (8.08%) WAN
12 71 (7.97%) LTE
13 58 (6.51%) ADSL
13 58 (6.51%) 4G
14 56 (6.29%) TCP/IP
15 54 (6.06%) Wireless
16 51 (5.72%) Network Security
17 45 (5.05%) Cisco Nexus
18 34 (3.82%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (7.63%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.38%) MySQL
3 24 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (1.91%) Data Mining
6 9 (1.01%) DB2
6 9 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.56%) SQLite
8 5 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (0.45%) Big Data
9 4 (0.45%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.34%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.22%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 40 (4.49%) NUnit
2 29 (3.25%) Rhino Mocks
3 20 (2.24%) Dreamweaver
4 17 (1.91%) Maven
4 17 (1.91%) JUnit
5 16 (1.80%) Subversion
6 9 (1.01%) Git (software)
7 8 (0.90%) Moq
7 8 (0.90%) Axure RP
8 6 (0.67%) PostSharp
8 6 (0.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (0.67%) TeamCity
8 6 (0.67%) ReSharper
9 4 (0.45%) Fiddler
10 2 (0.22%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.22%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.22%) MSTest
10 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.11%) JIRA
11 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 555 (62.29%) Telecoms
2 107 (12.01%) Marketing
3 93 (10.44%) Retail
4 83 (9.32%) Billing
5 58 (6.51%) Finance
6 34 (3.82%) Games
7 27 (3.03%) Multimedia
8 20 (2.24%) Law
9 17 (1.91%) Legal
10 13 (1.46%) Interactive Media
11 9 (1.01%) Publishing
11 9 (1.01%) Electronics
12 7 (0.79%) Advertising
13 6 (0.67%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.34%) Back Office
16 2 (0.22%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.22%) Banking
17 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
17 1 (0.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 122 (13.69%) Analyst
2 109 (12.23%) Developer
3 57 (6.40%) IP Engineer
4 54 (6.06%) Architect
5 50 (5.61%) Design Engineer
5 50 (5.61%) Senior Design Engineer
6 44 (4.94%) Network Engineer
7 36 (4.04%) Security Engineer
8 34 (3.82%) Service Analyst
9 33 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
10 31 (3.48%) Support Analyst
11 29 (3.25%) Java Developer
11 29 (3.25%) C# Developer
11 29 (3.25%) Senior IP Engineer
12 28 (3.14%) Consultant
13 27 (3.03%) Support Engineer
13 27 (3.03%) Senior Security Engineer
13 27 (3.03%) Technical Design Authority
14 26 (2.92%) WinForms Developer
14 26 (2.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (8.87%) HTML
2 46 (5.16%) CSS
3 45 (5.05%) .NET
4 41 (4.60%) ASP.NET
5 36 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (3.93%) LINQ
7 30 (3.37%) WPF
7 30 (3.37%) WinForms
8 29 (3.25%) Castle Windsor
9 28 (3.14%) Hibernate
10 27 (3.03%) NHibernate
10 27 (3.03%) MonoRail
11 26 (2.92%) Web Services
12 25 (2.81%) J2EE
13 23 (2.58%) XML
14 17 (1.91%) XSLT
14 17 (1.91%) EJB
15 13 (1.46%) jQuery
16 12 (1.35%) Ajax
17 9 (1.01%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 286 (32.10%) Smartphone
2 43 (4.83%) Blackberry
3 36 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 24 (2.69%) Social Media
5 21 (2.36%) Mobile App
6 18 (2.02%) iPhone
7 16 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.57%) PDA
9 13 (1.46%) Mathematics
10 11 (1.23%) IVR
11 10 (1.12%) Smart Meter
11 10 (1.12%) DTV
12 9 (1.01%) CCTV
12 9 (1.01%) Mainframe
12 9 (1.01%) iPad
13 8 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (0.90%) Open Source
13 8 (0.90%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.90%) Clustering
14 7 (0.79%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 156 (17.51%) Windows
2 97 (10.89%) Linux
3 54 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 54 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 40 (4.49%) Windows XP
5 36 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (3.14%) UNIX
7 25 (2.81%) Android
8 20 (2.24%) Windows Vista
9 18 (2.02%) Windows 8
10 12 (1.35%) Apple iOS
10 12 (1.35%) CentOS
10 12 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
11 9 (1.01%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.79%) AIX
13 5 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.45%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.45%) Debian
15 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (10.66%) Project Management
2 67 (7.52%) ITIL
3 62 (6.96%) Network Management
4 61 (6.85%) Scrum
5 56 (6.29%) TDD
6 46 (5.16%) MVC
6 46 (5.16%) Service Management
7 43 (4.83%) Software Engineering
8 40 (4.49%) Service Delivery
9 38 (4.26%) Asset Management
10 36 (4.04%) OO
10 36 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 35 (3.93%) Network Design
12 34 (3.82%) E-Commerce
13 32 (3.59%) CRM
14 31 (3.48%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (3.25%) Unit Testing
16 29 (3.25%) MVVM
17 28 (3.14%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 71 (7.97%) Java
2 65 (7.30%) SQL
3 58 (6.51%) JavaScript
4 46 (5.16%) C#
5 43 (4.83%) C++
6 42 (4.71%) PHP
7 25 (2.81%) C
8 22 (2.47%) Python
9 20 (2.24%) Perl
10 19 (2.13%) PL/SQL
11 14 (1.57%) T-SQL
12 11 (1.23%) Tcl
13 7 (0.79%) Shell Script
13 7 (0.79%) Embedded C
13 7 (0.79%) Embedded C++
14 6 (0.67%) PHP5
15 5 (0.56%) Ruby
15 5 (0.56%) XPath
16 4 (0.45%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 134 (15.04%) Degree
2 64 (7.18%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (5.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (4.04%) CCNP
5 34 (3.82%) CCNA
6 31 (3.48%) MCP
7 20 (2.24%) Security Cleared
7 20 (2.24%) MCSE
7 20 (2.24%) MCAD
7 20 (2.24%) MCSD
7 20 (2.24%) MCTS
8 16 (1.80%) CISSP
9 14 (1.57%) SC Cleared
9 14 (1.57%) HNC
9 14 (1.57%) HND
10 13 (1.46%) CCIP
11 10 (1.12%) PhD
11 10 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
12 9 (1.01%) CCSE
12 9 (1.01%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.61%) SLA
2 25 (2.81%) QA
3 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.22%) WAI
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 39 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.91%) XenApp
3 16 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.35%) NDS
5 11 (1.23%) Terminal Services
6 9 (1.01%) ProxySG
7 7 (0.79%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.67%) vSphere
8 6 (0.67%) Terminal Server
9 5 (0.56%) UAG
10 3 (0.34%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.34%) OpenSSH
11 2 (0.22%) GPFS
11 2 (0.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (0.22%) Varnish
11 2 (0.22%) XenServer
12 1 (0.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 12 (1.35%) FortiGate
2 8 (0.90%) Cacti
2 8 (0.90%) Nagios
3 7 (0.79%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.56%) SmokePing
5 4 (0.45%) ServiceCenter
6 2 (0.22%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.22%) WSUS
7 1 (0.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.11%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.11%) Netcool
7 1 (0.11%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.11%) YUM
7 1 (0.11%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 144 (16.16%) Cisco
2 133 (14.93%) Microsoft
3 33 (3.70%) Juniper
4 32 (3.59%) Oracle
5 28 (3.14%) Huawei
6 27 (3.03%) Citrix
6 27 (3.03%) Fortinet
7 25 (2.81%) Adobe
7 25 (2.81%) VMware
8 22 (2.47%) HP
8 22 (2.47%) Avaya
8 22 (2.47%) BT
9 20 (2.24%) F5
10 17 (1.91%) JBoss
11 16 (1.80%) CheckPoint
12 15 (1.68%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 14 (1.57%) LANDesk
13 14 (1.57%) Symantec
14 13 (1.46%) McAfee
15 12 (1.35%) T-Plan
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: 5 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000
Posted: 13 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £16k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Esum
Salary: Unspecified Execllent + Additional Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TalkTalk
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Parliamentary ICT
Salary: From £22,829 to £29,330 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Posted: 5 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago