The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 104 92 100
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.26% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.35% 0.95% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £38,500 £54,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.70% +61.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -15.06%
Broadband
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
222 210 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.58% 22.95% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 182 185 245
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Broadband
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Broadband
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cheltenham +2 1 - -
Broadband
South West

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Wireless
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (20.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) XenServer
5 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (20.00%) Veeam
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) Lync
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) CCA
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) XenServer
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Websense