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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 155 174 121
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -53
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 3 5 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.095% 0.12% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.76% 1.12% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £21,250 £30,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.89% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.95%
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
394 446 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.45% 11.03% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 247 337 243
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 2015. 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
Glasgow +12 3 £21,250 -30.89% 2
Broadband
UK

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) ADSL
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) SHDSL
3 1 (25.00%) WorkSite
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) BT
3 1 (25.00%) MOS
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) ADSL
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) 3G
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) SHDSL
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MOS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) BT
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