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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 222 176 207
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +31
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 12 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.20% 0.65% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.19% 3.91% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 7
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £27,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £56,000 £46,680
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +14.28%
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
1007 843 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.48% 16.58% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 871 664 1006
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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
Devon -15 6 £37,500 - 2
Cornwall - 3 £22,750 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 2
Dorset - 1 £37,500 - 1
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (55.17%) Telecoms
2 13 (44.83%) Internet
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) Wireless
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) TDD
5 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.24%) Windows
6 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
6 5 (17.24%) Marketing
7 4 (13.79%) C#
7 4 (13.79%) .NET
7 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
7 4 (13.79%) VoIP
7 4 (13.79%) DHCP
7 4 (13.79%) WinForms
7 4 (13.79%) NUnit
7 4 (13.79%) WPF
7 4 (13.79%) Kanban
7 4 (13.79%) Spring.NET
7 4 (13.79%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (13.79%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (13.79%) MSTest
7 4 (13.79%) MVVM
7 4 (13.79%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (13.79%) Moq
7 4 (13.79%) 4G
7 4 (13.79%) Castle Windsor

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (3.45%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (44.83%) Internet
2 7 (24.14%) Wireless
3 4 (13.79%) 4G
3 4 (13.79%) VoIP
3 4 (13.79%) DHCP
4 3 (10.34%) Ethernet
4 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.34%) DNS
4 3 (10.34%) MPLS
4 3 (10.34%) Wireless Security
4 3 (10.34%) LTE
4 3 (10.34%) 3G
4 3 (10.34%) NGN
5 2 (6.90%) IMAP
5 2 (6.90%) WiMAX
5 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
5 2 (6.90%) SSL
5 2 (6.90%) FTP
5 2 (6.90%) HTTP
5 2 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.90%) Big Data
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) NUnit
1 4 (13.79%) MSTest
1 4 (13.79%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (13.79%) Moq
2 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (55.17%) Telecoms
2 5 (17.24%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) Programme Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Strategy Manager
3 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.90%) Support Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Programmer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Account Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) WinForms
1 4 (13.79%) Spring.NET
1 4 (13.79%) Castle Windsor
1 4 (13.79%) Ninject
1 4 (13.79%) Unity DI Container
1 4 (13.79%) WPF
2 2 (6.90%) Zend Framework
2 2 (6.90%) Ext JS
3 1 (3.45%) Ajax
3 1 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.45%) PKI
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
4 1 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) TDD
2 6 (20.69%) Scrum
2 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (17.24%) Programme Management
3 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) Kanban
4 4 (13.79%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (13.79%) MVVM
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Security Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Service Management
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) B2B
6 2 (6.90%) Telemarketing
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Product Management
6 2 (6.90%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C#
2 3 (10.34%) C++
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.34%) Perl
2 3 (10.34%) Python
2 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
2 3 (10.34%) Embedded C++
2 3 (10.34%) C
3 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Postgraduate
2 2 (6.90%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) UAG
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Siebel
2 2 (6.90%) Apple
2 2 (6.90%) Zend
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Dell
3 1 (3.45%) Avaya
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