The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 10 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 2 21 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 5.71% 67.74% 34.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.45% 91.30% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 23
Average salary £62,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 23 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 88.57% 74.19% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 54
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £19,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Broadband
Manchester

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Internet
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA