The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank - - 71
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - - 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,250 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-11.24% +3.68%
Broadband
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
182 176 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.04% 19.28% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 138 148 205
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Broadband
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Southampton

Broadband
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) Degree

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) PHP Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Windows NT
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft