The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 158 159 160
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 3 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.10% 0.033% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.82% 0.27% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 7
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
Broadband
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
364 364 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.21% 11.93% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 224 224 273
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Broadband
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Scotland

Broadband
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Lothian - 2 - -
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 - 1
Broadband
UK

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (66.67%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) OSPF
2 5 (55.56%) BGP
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) BT
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) CCNP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) CCNA
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) RIP
5 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) ADSL
5 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (22.22%) Juniper
5 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
5 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
5 2 (22.22%) VLAN
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 2 (22.22%) Multicast
5 2 (22.22%) WebEx
6 1 (11.11%) Cybercrime

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) BGP
2 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 5 (55.56%) OSPF
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) ADSL
4 2 (22.22%) EIGRP
4 2 (22.22%) Multicast
4 2 (22.22%) RIP
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) WebEx
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) IPsec
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Broadband Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Executive
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Product Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
1 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Line Management
2 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCNP
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) CCNA
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) BT
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
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