The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 63 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.18% 0.20% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.69% 0.61% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £50,000 - £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Broadband
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
144 165 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 25.85% 33.47% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 95 148 104
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Broadband
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Slough

Broadband
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Iperf
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) WiMAX
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) LTE

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) 802.11
2 1 (50.00%) WiMAX
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) LTE
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Support
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Iperf