The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 92 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.50% 0.099% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.81% 0.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+29.03% -15.06%
Broadband
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
332 195 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.67% 19.38% 22.20%
Number of salaries quoted 271 161 224
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Broadband
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Broadband Salary Trend in South Wales

Broadband
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bridgend +5 4 £30,000 - 2
Cardiff - 2 £33,250 - 2
Broadband
Wales

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) OSPF
1 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) FDDI
2 4 (66.67%) Remedy
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) Avaya
2 4 (66.67%) BMC
2 4 (66.67%) Nokia
2 4 (66.67%) Siemens
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) OpenView
2 4 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (66.67%) Nortel
2 4 (66.67%) PPP
2 4 (66.67%) RIP
2 4 (66.67%) ADSL
2 4 (66.67%) ISDN
2 4 (66.67%) PBX
2 4 (66.67%) WLAN
2 4 (66.67%) 3Com

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (66.67%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
1 5 (83.33%) OSPF
1 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (66.67%) PPP
2 4 (66.67%) RIP
2 4 (66.67%) ADSL
2 4 (66.67%) ISDN
2 4 (66.67%) PBX
2 4 (66.67%) WLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) FDDI
2 4 (66.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco PIX
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) NOC Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior NOC Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) OpenView
1 4 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (66.67%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Nortel
2 4 (66.67%) Avaya
2 4 (66.67%) BMC
2 4 (66.67%) Nokia
2 4 (66.67%) Siemens
2 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 4 (66.67%) Remedy
2 4 (66.67%) 3Com
2 4 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 4 (66.67%) F5
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TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits and shift allowance
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