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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 236 231 230
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 10 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.17% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.92% 1.03% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £19,500 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
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
1088 972 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.05% 16.22% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 918 840 705
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 9 February 2016. 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
Gloucestershire +10 9 - - 1
Bristol +4 1 £19,500 -
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 10 (55.56%) High Availability
2 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (55.56%) BT
2 10 (55.56%) SDLC
3 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) MS Office
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.56%) Subversion
6 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) ISEB

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) 3G
2 1 (5.56%) 4G
2 1 (5.56%) ADSL
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Graduate
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support
3 2 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior IT Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Perl Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (5.56%) iPhone
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) High Availability
2 10 (55.56%) SDLC
3 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
5 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.56%) UAG
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) BT
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Avaya
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Dell
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
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