The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 217 193 202
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 7 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.11% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 2.02% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 16
Average salary £30,500 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.38% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £20,540 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £56,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1038 842 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.88% 16.14% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 874 698 922
Average salary £35,000 £38,472 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.02% +9.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Broadband
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Gloucestershire -2 5 - -
Devon -14 1 £21,000 -23.63% 3
Wiltshire - 1 £40,000 -
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (51.85%) Telecoms
2 13 (48.15%) Internet
3 8 (29.63%) Wireless
4 7 (25.93%) 4G
5 6 (22.22%) LTE
5 6 (22.22%) Marketing
5 6 (22.22%) MPLS
5 6 (22.22%) LAN
6 5 (18.52%) VoIP
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 5 (18.52%) Linux
6 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
6 5 (18.52%) OSPF
6 5 (18.52%) 3G
6 5 (18.52%) DHCP
6 5 (18.52%) NGN
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
6 5 (18.52%) Security Testing
6 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (18.52%) Wireless Security
6 5 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (14.81%) SCTP
7 4 (14.81%) Product Management
7 4 (14.81%) PKI
7 4 (14.81%) IPsec
7 4 (14.81%) Finance
7 4 (14.81%) MBA

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
1 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) Internet
2 8 (29.63%) Wireless
3 7 (25.93%) 4G
4 6 (22.22%) LTE
4 6 (22.22%) MPLS
4 6 (22.22%) LAN
5 5 (18.52%) VoIP
5 5 (18.52%) OSPF
5 5 (18.52%) 3G
5 5 (18.52%) DHCP
5 5 (18.52%) NGN
5 5 (18.52%) Wireless Security
6 4 (14.81%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (14.81%) SCTP
6 4 (14.81%) IPsec
6 4 (14.81%) 3GPP
6 4 (14.81%) DWDM
6 4 (14.81%) RSVP
7 3 (11.11%) WAN
7 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (51.85%) Telecoms
2 6 (22.22%) Marketing
3 4 (14.81%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Programme Manager
1 5 (18.52%) Strategy Manager
2 4 (14.81%) Designer
2 4 (14.81%) Senior Designer
2 4 (14.81%) Product Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
3 2 (7.41%) Programmer
3 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Software Team Leader
3 2 (7.41%) Software Programmer
3 2 (7.41%) Services Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Lead Programmer
3 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Zend Framework
1 2 (7.41%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) PKI
2 2 (7.41%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) iPhone
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Programme Management
1 5 (18.52%) Security Testing
1 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (18.52%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (14.81%) Product Management
2 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
2 4 (14.81%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) OO
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) TDD
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.70%) Telemarketing
5 1 (3.70%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Perl
1 3 (11.11%) PHP
2 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.41%) Embedded C
2 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++
2 2 (7.41%) C
2 2 (7.41%) C++
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) MBA
2 4 (14.81%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) UAG
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Siebel
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Zend
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) Avaya
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