The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 10 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 9.52% 6.06% 9.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 7.14% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Average salary £47,500 £70,000 £62,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
Broadband
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 28 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 83.33% 84.85% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 24
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Broadband
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Rochdale

Broadband
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the Rochdale region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Broadband Salary Histogram in Rochdale

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) Internet
1 13 (100.00%) Project Management
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (61.54%) People Management
2 8 (61.54%) SLA
2 8 (61.54%) C
2 8 (61.54%) VPN
2 8 (61.54%) Service Management
2 8 (61.54%) Service Delivery
2 8 (61.54%) Operations Management
3 5 (38.46%) SCOM
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
3 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (38.46%) High Availability
3 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (38.46%) Debian
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
3 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Internet
2 8 (61.54%) VPN
3 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 5 (38.46%) Ethernet
3 5 (38.46%) IPv6
3 5 (38.46%) SAN
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Operations Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Debian
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 13 (100.00%) ITIL
1 13 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Operations Management
2 8 (61.54%) People Management
2 8 (61.54%) Service Delivery
2 8 (61.54%) Service Management
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Coaching
3 5 (38.46%) High Availability
3 5 (38.46%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
1 5 (38.46%) VMware