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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 88 102 92
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 13 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.17% 0.26% 0.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.98% 1.29% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 2
Average salary £28,000 £38,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -28.70%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £40,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +28.00%
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
261 233 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.56% 20.38% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 191 194 178
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Broadband Salary Histogram 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 1 May 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
Cheltenham 0 3 - -
Gloucester - 1 £28,000 -
Broadband
South West

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (50.00%) MPLS
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) BT
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) VoIP
2 10 (50.00%) SMTP
2 10 (50.00%) VPN
2 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) High Availability
2 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (50.00%) SDLC
3 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) SSL
3 8 (40.00%) Juniper
3 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (40.00%) ITIL
3 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (30.00%) Network Design
4 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.00%) NetScreen

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
1 10 (50.00%) Firewall
1 10 (50.00%) MPLS
1 10 (50.00%) SMTP
1 10 (50.00%) VoIP
1 10 (50.00%) VPN
2 8 (40.00%) SSL
2 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (10.00%) NetScreen
General
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Graduate
2 5 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Junior Network Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) High Availability
1 10 (50.00%) SDLC
1 10 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 6 (30.00%) Network Design
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) BT
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
1 10 (50.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Juniper
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint