The first table below looks at the demand for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 70 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 5 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.66% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 0.71% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +91.17%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 140 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.97% 14.61% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 52 128 74
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Broadband
Oxfordshire

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Broadband
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Oxford

Broadband
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (100.00%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) Nagios
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) DSL
2 5 (83.33%) ICMP
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) RIP
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Juniper
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) SSH
2 5 (83.33%) Huawei
2 5 (83.33%) Brocade
2 5 (83.33%) LLU
2 5 (83.33%) Cacti
2 5 (83.33%) SmokePing
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (100.00%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) OSPF
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) DSL
2 5 (83.33%) ICMP
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) RIP
2 5 (83.33%) SNMP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) SSH
2 5 (83.33%) LLU
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
1 5 (83.33%) Cacti
1 5 (83.33%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Juniper
1 5 (83.33%) Huawei
1 5 (83.33%) Brocade