The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 73 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.55% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.33% 2.05% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +194.11%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.95% -2.66%
Broadband
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
75 146 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 10.29% 15.15% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 62 131 99
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £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
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 22 August 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 22 August 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