The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 99 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.18% - 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.04% - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £18,125 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Broadband
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
193 220 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 17.82% 22.43% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 180 176 177
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Broadband
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Kent

Broadband
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £18,125 -
Broadband
South East

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) SIEM
1 8 (80.00%) Cyber Security
2 7 (70.00%) ArcSight
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Infor CRM
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) MS Office
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ADSL
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ADSL
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) SIEM
1 8 (80.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Apple