The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Broadband
North West / Lancashire
Rank 59 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 2 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.40% 0.86% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.47% 9.68% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £21,600 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.53% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
81 31 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 16.30% 8.88% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 69 29 42
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Broadband
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Lancashire

Broadband
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 2 £21,600 -
Broadband
North West

Broadband
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Broadband also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
1 4 (66.67%) BT
2 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (33.33%) DBS Check

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (66.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Designer
1 4 (66.67%) ICT Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Installation Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) BT