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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 193 237 227
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -10
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 44 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.81% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.21% 1.26% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 6
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,650 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £41,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
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
1045 1191 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.32% 20.24% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 849 1026 857
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,966 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 27 £23,000 - 1
Somerset +3 13 £70,000 +84.21%
Gloucestershire -5 1 £25,000 +6.38% 1
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Broadband also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 46 (75.41%) TCP/IP
2 44 (72.13%) Cisco
3 43 (70.49%) VPN
4 42 (68.85%) Firewall
5 41 (67.21%) VMware
5 41 (67.21%) MPLS
5 41 (67.21%) VoIP
5 41 (67.21%) Windows
5 41 (67.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (65.57%) Linux
6 40 (65.57%) SMTP
6 40 (65.57%) DNS
7 24 (39.34%) Active Directory
7 24 (39.34%) SQL
7 24 (39.34%) Data Centre
8 23 (37.70%) Cisco ASA
8 23 (37.70%) CheckPoint
8 23 (37.70%) NetScreen
9 20 (32.79%) Juniper
10 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
10 19 (31.15%) Degree
11 18 (29.51%) ITIL
11 18 (29.51%) Telecoms
12 17 (27.87%) SSL
12 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
13 16 (26.23%) Ethernet
13 16 (26.23%) Computer Science
14 14 (22.95%) WAN
15 13 (21.31%) IPv6
15 13 (21.31%) Unix

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.31%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 46 (75.41%) TCP/IP
2 43 (70.49%) VPN
3 42 (68.85%) Firewall
4 41 (67.21%) MPLS
4 41 (67.21%) VoIP
5 40 (65.57%) DNS
5 40 (65.57%) SMTP
6 23 (37.70%) Cisco ASA
6 23 (37.70%) NetScreen
7 17 (27.87%) SSL
8 16 (26.23%) Ethernet
9 14 (22.95%) WAN
10 13 (21.31%) IPv6
11 3 (4.92%) LAN
11 3 (4.92%) Network Security
12 1 (1.64%) ADSL
12 1 (1.64%) DHCP
12 1 (1.64%) NAS
12 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MSI
General
1 18 (29.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Network Engineer
2 13 (21.31%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Team Leader
4 10 (16.39%) Junior
4 10 (16.39%) Junior Network Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Network Team Leader
5 7 (11.48%) Senior DevOps
5 7 (11.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Junior Cisco Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Junior Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) NOC Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Graduate
8 3 (4.92%) Network Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering Graduate
8 3 (4.92%) Windows Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) RESTful
1 13 (21.31%) Web Services
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) CSS3
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Data Centre
2 16 (26.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 41 (67.21%) Windows
2 40 (65.57%) Linux
3 13 (21.31%) FreeBSD
3 13 (21.31%) Unix
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) DevOps
2 13 (21.31%) Open Source
2 13 (21.31%) TDD
3 10 (16.39%) ITIL V3
4 8 (13.11%) Change Management
5 7 (11.48%) Load Balancing
5 7 (11.48%) Network Design
6 3 (4.92%) High Availability
6 3 (4.92%) Network Management
6 3 (4.92%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.92%) SDLC
6 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.64%) Migration
7 1 (1.64%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.64%) Service Management
7 1 (1.64%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (1.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) SQL
2 13 (21.31%) Groovy
2 13 (21.31%) Java
3 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (31.15%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) CCNA
2 4 (6.56%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) MCSE
5 1 (1.64%) MCDST
5 1 (1.64%) MCP
5 1 (1.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (67.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (39.34%) Active Directory
3 13 (21.31%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) Ansible
2 1 (1.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (72.13%) Cisco
2 41 (67.21%) VMware
3 23 (37.70%) CheckPoint
4 20 (32.79%) Juniper
5 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.92%) BT
7 1 (1.64%) Apple
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix
7 1 (1.64%) MobileIron
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