The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire 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 - 53 -
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 1.49% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £17,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £40,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +28.00%
Broadband
North 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 Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 90 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 10.08% 19.11% 14.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 87 52
Average salary £27,000 £33,500 £29,339
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.40% +14.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) PBX
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Lotus
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) BT
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) PBX
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Document Management
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Portfolio Management
1 3 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (100.00%) Security Management
1 3 (100.00%) Service Continuity Management
1 3 (100.00%) Software Licensing
1 3 (100.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) BT
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Lotus
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
1 3 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 3 (100.00%) VMware