The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank - 53 65
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.38% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.82% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £56,250 £49,200
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.32%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Broadband
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 71 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.88% 13.65% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 91 56 92
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £43,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Broadband
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Somerset