The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 81 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.39% - 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% - 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.32%
Broadband
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
88 128 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.30% 16.78% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 70 90 138
Average salary £37,500 £28,636 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -28.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,050 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Broadband
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Broadband Salary Trend in the North East

Broadband
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Tyne and Wear - 3 £50,000 -
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) ATM
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) PPP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCSP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) DSL
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) L2TP
1 3 (100.00%) X.21
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) F5

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) ATM
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) PPP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) MPLS
1 3 (100.00%) OSPF
1 3 (100.00%) BGP
1 3 (100.00%) DSL
1 3 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (100.00%) L2TP
1 3 (100.00%) X.21
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) VLAN
1 3 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCSP
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) CCDP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) F5