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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 157 158 139
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 5 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.15% 0.063% 0.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.05% 0.59% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 7
Average salary £21,827 £29,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.01% -34.44%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £38,961 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-22.99% +11.31%
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
478 337 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.10% 10.63% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 304 226 278
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 October 2014. 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
Aberdeen - 3 £21,827 -
Glasgow - 2 £26,500 -
Broadband
UK

Broadband
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (22.22%) WorkSite
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) ADSL
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) 3G

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) WorkSite
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (22.22%) ADSL
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) PHP MySQL Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Support Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Coaching
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft