The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 232 227 198
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -29
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 15 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.30% 0.67% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -27.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £22,900 £20,540
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,100 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Broadband
England

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1151 1045 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.70% 17.04% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 999 873 704
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Broadband
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Broadband Salary Trend in the South West

Broadband
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Broadband Salary Histogram in the South West

Broadband
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Dorset - 7 £35,000 -
Wiltshire -2 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Devon -2 1 £16,750 -20.23%
Gloucestershire -10 1 £23,500 -
Somerset - 1 £38,000 - 1
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 16 (50.00%) VoIP
1 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (40.63%) MPLS
2 13 (40.63%) Business Development
3 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 5 (15.63%) DNS
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) Firewall
5 4 (12.50%) Wireless
5 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) Billing
5 4 (12.50%) DHCP
5 4 (12.50%) CRM
5 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (9.38%) LTE
6 3 (9.38%) UNIX
6 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
6 3 (9.38%) C++
6 3 (9.38%) MS Office
6 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
6 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 3 (9.38%) ADSL
6 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
6 3 (9.38%) Retail
6 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Blackberry

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) WorkSite
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 16 (50.00%) VoIP
2 13 (40.63%) MPLS
3 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) DNS
4 4 (12.50%) DHCP
4 4 (12.50%) Wireless
4 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) ADSL
5 3 (9.38%) LTE
5 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
5 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) IPv4
6 2 (6.25%) SAN
7 1 (3.13%) Intranet
7 1 (3.13%) Extranet
7 1 (3.13%) 3G
7 1 (3.13%) SMTP
7 1 (3.13%) DSL
General
1 16 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Billing
3 3 (9.38%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.13%) Finance
5 1 (3.13%) Advertising
5 1 (3.13%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (3.13%) French Language
5 1 (3.13%) German Language
5 1 (3.13%) Italian Language
5 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Account Manager
1 13 (40.63%) Senior Manager
2 12 (37.50%) Senior Account Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Advisor
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) IT Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) UNIX
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Business Development
2 4 (12.50%) CRM
3 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) UML
4 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.13%) Coaching
5 1 (3.13%) IC Design
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Service Management
5 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.13%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) C++
2 2 (6.25%) Java
2 2 (6.25%) Perl
2 2 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MOS
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.25%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) EMC
3 2 (6.25%) Avaya
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) BT
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