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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Broadband
England / North West
Rank 209 180 236
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +56
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 39 54 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 0.97% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.48% 6.71% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 39 41 14
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,000 £15,930
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £73,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.58%

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
870 805 1111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.44% 14.48% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 655 669 906
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 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
Manchester -5 31 £40,000 +37.93% 5
Merseyside - 5 £52,500 -
Lancashire -9 2 £21,600 -33.53%
Cheshire -28 1 £21,600 +8.00%
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 North West region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 30 (52.63%) Ethernet
2 29 (50.88%) Telecoms
3 27 (47.37%) Internet
4 24 (42.11%) TACACS
4 24 (42.11%) Firewall
4 24 (42.11%) DNS
4 24 (42.11%) CCNP
4 24 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 24 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (42.11%) PCI DSS
4 24 (42.11%) Network Management
5 23 (40.35%) Puppet
5 23 (40.35%) Wi-Fi
5 23 (40.35%) Configuration Management
6 22 (38.60%) Juniper
6 22 (38.60%) Ericsson
6 22 (38.60%) Cisco
6 22 (38.60%) Huawei
7 20 (35.09%) OpenNMS
7 20 (35.09%) Nagios
8 18 (31.58%) SCCM
8 18 (31.58%) RANCID
9 17 (29.82%) WAN
10 16 (28.07%) VoIP
11 15 (26.32%) Perl
11 15 (26.32%) SQL
11 15 (26.32%) Python
11 15 (26.32%) LAN
11 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
12 14 (24.56%) MPLS

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:

Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (52.63%) Ethernet
2 27 (47.37%) Internet
3 24 (42.11%) DNS
3 24 (42.11%) Firewall
3 24 (42.11%) TACACS
4 23 (40.35%) Wi-Fi
5 17 (29.82%) WAN
6 16 (28.07%) VoIP
7 15 (26.32%) LAN
8 14 (24.56%) MPLS
9 12 (21.05%) Asterisk PBX
9 12 (21.05%) BGP
9 12 (21.05%) IPv6
10 8 (14.04%) MRTG
10 8 (14.04%) SNMP
11 3 (5.26%) ADSL
11 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
11 3 (5.26%) VPN
12 2 (3.51%) ISDN
12 2 (3.51%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (5.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.77%) GitLab
2 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.77%) Moq
2 5 (8.77%) MSTest
2 5 (8.77%) NUnit
2 5 (8.77%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 29 (50.88%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Designer
2 12 (21.05%) Network Designer
2 12 (21.05%) Network Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
3 5 (8.77%) Developer
3 5 (8.77%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Ruby Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Software Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Telecoms Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Network Operations Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Telecoms Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Data Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Installation Technician
5 3 (5.26%) Lead Designer
5 3 (5.26%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) .NET
1 5 (8.77%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (8.77%) Ninject
1 5 (8.77%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (8.77%) Spring.NET
1 5 (8.77%) Unity DI Container
1 5 (8.77%) WinForms
1 5 (8.77%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (7.02%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.26%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.11%) Network Management
2 23 (40.35%) Configuration Management
3 12 (21.05%) Network Planning
4 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (15.79%) Network Design
6 8 (14.04%) Change Management
7 7 (12.28%) Coaching
8 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.77%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (8.77%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (8.77%) Kanban
8 5 (8.77%) Microservices
8 5 (8.77%) MVVM
8 5 (8.77%) Scrum
8 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.77%) TDD
9 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.26%) Analytics
10 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.26%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) Perl
1 15 (26.32%) Python
1 15 (26.32%) SQL
2 10 (17.54%) PHP
3 5 (8.77%) C
3 5 (8.77%) C++
3 5 (8.77%) Go
3 5 (8.77%) Java
3 5 (8.77%) Ruby
3 5 (8.77%) VB
3 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) CCNP
1 24 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (21.05%) JNCIP
3 4 (7.02%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (42.11%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (42.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (40.35%) Puppet
2 20 (35.09%) Nagios
2 20 (35.09%) OpenNMS
3 18 (31.58%) RANCID
3 18 (31.58%) SCCM
4 8 (14.04%) Cacti
5 5 (8.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Cisco
1 22 (38.60%) Ericsson
1 22 (38.60%) Huawei
1 22 (38.60%) Juniper
2 10 (17.54%) Brocade
2 10 (17.54%) Foundry
2 10 (17.54%) ZyXEL
3 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) BT
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