The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 241 197 242
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +45
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 18 49 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.79% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.79% 5.38% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 16
Median salary £43,500 £35,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.28% +30.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £21,500 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1007 910 1144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 15.84% 14.60% 15.24%
Number of salaries quoted 813 721 958
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Broadband
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Broadband Salary Trend in the North West

Broadband
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Broadband Salary Histogram in the North West

Broadband
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -25 18 £43,500 +2.35% 8
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 27 (42.19%) Telecoms
2 26 (40.63%) Internet
3 24 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 24 (37.50%) Ethernet
3 24 (37.50%) Puppet
4 23 (35.94%) Wi-Fi
5 22 (34.38%) Perl
5 22 (34.38%) SQL
5 22 (34.38%) Python
5 22 (34.38%) Git (software)
6 21 (32.81%) VoIP
7 19 (29.69%) DNS
7 19 (29.69%) TACACS
7 19 (29.69%) Nagios
7 19 (29.69%) Juniper
7 19 (29.69%) Ericsson
7 19 (29.69%) Cisco
7 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
7 19 (29.69%) Firewall
7 19 (29.69%) Huawei
7 19 (29.69%) SCCM
7 19 (29.69%) OpenNMS
7 19 (29.69%) PCI DSS
7 19 (29.69%) Network Management
7 19 (29.69%) RANCID
8 17 (26.56%) Foundry
8 17 (26.56%) ZyXEL
8 17 (26.56%) Brocade
8 17 (26.56%) IPv6
8 17 (26.56%) WAN

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) Internet
2 24 (37.50%) Ethernet
3 23 (35.94%) Wi-Fi
4 21 (32.81%) VoIP
5 19 (29.69%) DNS
5 19 (29.69%) Firewall
5 19 (29.69%) TACACS
6 17 (26.56%) IPv6
6 17 (26.56%) WAN
7 15 (23.44%) Asterisk PBX
8 12 (18.75%) LAN
9 10 (15.63%) BGP
9 10 (15.63%) MRTG
9 10 (15.63%) SNMP
10 8 (12.50%) ADSL
10 8 (12.50%) HSRP
10 8 (12.50%) Junos
10 8 (12.50%) OSPF
10 8 (12.50%) VPN
10 8 (12.50%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Big Data
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (34.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) GitLab
2 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (42.19%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.25%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Designer
2 13 (20.31%) Network Designer
3 12 (18.75%) Consultant
4 10 (15.63%) Lead Designer
5 7 (10.94%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 7 (10.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (10.94%) 2nd Line Support Consultant
5 7 (10.94%) Support Consultant
6 6 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Developer
6 6 (9.38%) HTML CSS Developer
6 6 (9.38%) HTML Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Network Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) CRM Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Ruby Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) .NET
1 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET
2 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 8 (12.50%) CSS
2 8 (12.50%) Web Services
3 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (9.38%) HTML
4 5 (7.81%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (3.13%) jQuery
5 2 (3.13%) RESTful
5 2 (3.13%) SOAP
5 2 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.38%) Social Media
4 4 (6.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.69%) Credit Risk
5 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 19 (29.69%) Network Management
3 15 (23.44%) Network Planning
4 14 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (21.88%) CRM
4 14 (21.88%) Scrum
5 9 (14.06%) Web Development
6 7 (10.94%) Network Design
7 6 (9.38%) MVC
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.81%) Microservices
8 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.81%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.69%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
10 3 (4.69%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.69%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) Perl
1 22 (34.38%) Python
1 22 (34.38%) SQL
2 17 (26.56%) PHP
3 5 (7.81%) C
3 5 (7.81%) C#
3 5 (7.81%) C++
3 5 (7.81%) Go
3 5 (7.81%) Java
3 5 (7.81%) Ruby
4 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (20.31%) CCNP
1 13 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.25%) JNCIP
3 3 (4.69%) Degree
3 3 (4.69%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.69%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (37.50%) Puppet
2 19 (29.69%) Nagios
2 19 (29.69%) OpenNMS
2 19 (29.69%) RANCID
2 19 (29.69%) SCCM
3 10 (15.63%) Cacti
4 8 (12.50%) SCOM
5 5 (7.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Cisco
1 19 (29.69%) Ericsson
1 19 (29.69%) Huawei
1 19 (29.69%) Juniper
2 17 (26.56%) Brocade
2 17 (26.56%) Foundry
2 17 (26.56%) ZyXEL
3 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.25%) BT
5 2 (3.13%) Virgin Media
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + on call allowance + beneifts
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Sky
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cumbria
Sky
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago