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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 102 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.098% 0.60% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 3.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £23,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
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
206 162 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.14% 19.38% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 168 128 153
Average salary £41,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco