The first table below looks at the demand for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 15 April 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 110 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 14.81% 17.49% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 57 99 92
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Broadband
East of England

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Broadband
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Suffolk

Broadband
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Network Design
3 4 (50.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Business Development
5 1 (12.50%) NGN
5 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) LTE
5 1 (12.50%) 3G
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) 2G
5 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) NGN
2 1 (12.50%) LTE
2 1 (12.50%) 3G
2 1 (12.50%) 2G
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Transmission Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Development Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Development Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Business Development
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft