The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 611 634 520
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -114
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 318 351 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.32% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.93% 1.90% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 259 271 217
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,480 £20,475 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16469 18458 20922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.84% 16.80% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13628 15297 16547
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Broadband
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Broadband within the UK.

Broadband Salary Trend in the UK

Broadband
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 within the UK.

Broadband Salary Histogram in the UK

Broadband
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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
England +42 296 £40,000 - 44
London -17 93 £50,500 +26.25% 6
South East +27 84 £44,000 +10.00% 9
North West +31 46 £40,000 +29.03% 6
Berkshire +14 44 £48,250 -19.58% 2
Manchester +28 39 £40,000 +14.28% 6
South West +27 33 £23,000 -34.28% 1
City of London +61 29 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Reading +16 25 £44,000 -2.22%
Bristol - 23 £22,500 -
Rochdale +12 19 £60,000 -40.00% 1
Yorkshire +28 17 £30,000 -20.00% 17
Middlesex - 12 £45,000 -
East of England +29 10 £47,500 +72.72% 4
Sheffield +22 9 £35,000 +29.62% 1
South Yorkshire +15 9 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Hertfordshire +27 8 £47,500 +72.72%
West Yorkshire +14 8 £25,000 -28.57% 16
South Wales +4 8 £41,250 -13.15% 3
West Midlands -1 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Wales -9 8 £41,250 -13.15% 3
Oxfordshire -19 7 £85,000 +112.50% 5
Channel Islands - 7 £50,000 -
Leeds +26 6 £27,500 -26.66% 15
Banbury +1 6 £85,000 +126.66% 1
Bath - 6 £60,000 -
Somerset - 6 £60,000 -
Guernsey - 6 £50,000 -
Surrey +23 5 £55,000 +45.69% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 5 £23,000 +10.84%

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 with a requirement for Broadband.

1 331 (50.38%) Telecoms
2 194 (29.53%) Windows
3 189 (28.77%) Cisco
4 173 (26.33%) Firewall
5 148 (22.53%) Linux
6 143 (21.77%) WAN
7 136 (20.70%) Internet
8 135 (20.55%) VPN
9 134 (20.40%) TCP/IP
10 128 (19.48%) VoIP
11 126 (19.18%) DNS
12 119 (18.11%) LAN
13 118 (17.96%) Juniper
14 114 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
15 106 (16.13%) MPLS
16 104 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
17 99 (15.07%) Wireless
18 98 (14.92%) Microsoft
19 95 (14.46%) ITIL
20 85 (12.94%) Ethernet
21 83 (12.63%) SMTP
21 83 (12.63%) VMware
22 82 (12.48%) SQL
22 82 (12.48%) .NET
23 81 (12.33%) Scrum
23 81 (12.33%) Network Design
24 78 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
25 74 (11.26%) Python
26 71 (10.81%) Degree
26 71 (10.81%) Data Centre

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills 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 33 (5.02%) MS Exchange
2 17 (2.59%) BizTalk Server
2 17 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 13 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.07%) Skype for Business
5 5 (0.76%) CMS
5 5 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.61%) IIS
7 3 (0.46%) Confluence
7 3 (0.46%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.30%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.30%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.15%) nginx
9 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.04%) MS Office
3 13 (1.98%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.15%) MS Project
5 1 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 33 (5.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.46%) Sage CRM
3 3 (0.46%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.76%) Office 365
3 3 (0.46%) SaaS
4 1 (0.15%) AdWords
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.15%) IaaS
4 1 (0.15%) PaaS
4 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 173 (26.33%) Firewall
2 143 (21.77%) WAN
3 136 (20.70%) Internet
4 135 (20.55%) VPN
5 134 (20.40%) TCP/IP
6 128 (19.48%) VoIP
7 126 (19.18%) DNS
8 119 (18.11%) LAN
9 106 (16.13%) MPLS
10 99 (15.07%) Wireless
11 85 (12.94%) Ethernet
12 83 (12.63%) SMTP
13 66 (10.05%) Network Security
14 60 (9.13%) ADSL
14 60 (9.13%) BGP
15 53 (8.07%) Wi-Fi
16 49 (7.46%) LLU
17 48 (7.31%) ISDN
18 41 (6.24%) DHCP
18 41 (6.24%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (9.74%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.39%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (1.22%) MySQL
4 8 (1.22%) QlikView
5 5 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (0.76%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.46%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.46%) Neo4j
8 2 (0.30%) GIS
8 2 (0.30%) QGIS
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 44 (6.70%) NUnit
2 42 (6.39%) Rhino Mocks
3 25 (3.81%) Moq
4 24 (3.65%) Git (software)
5 16 (2.44%) MSTest
6 9 (1.37%) Mercurial
6 9 (1.37%) Metasploit
7 7 (1.07%) JIRA
8 3 (0.46%) Selenium
8 3 (0.46%) WebDriver
9 2 (0.30%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.30%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.15%) Appium
10 1 (0.15%) Calabash
10 1 (0.15%) Maven
10 1 (0.15%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.15%) Xcode
General
1 331 (50.38%) Telecoms
2 29 (4.41%) Marketing
3 28 (4.26%) Finance
4 15 (2.28%) Billing
5 6 (0.91%) Legal
6 5 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (0.76%) Retail
7 4 (0.61%) Advertising
7 4 (0.61%) Banking
7 4 (0.61%) Electronics
7 4 (0.61%) Front Office
7 4 (0.61%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.46%) Local Government
9 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.30%) Military
9 2 (0.30%) Publishing
10 1 (0.15%) Back Office
10 1 (0.15%) French Language
10 1 (0.15%) Games
10 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 158 (24.05%) Network Engineer
2 81 (12.33%) Developer
3 62 (9.44%) Analyst
4 57 (8.68%) C# Developer
5 52 (7.91%) Cisco Engineer
5 52 (7.91%) Support Engineer
6 51 (7.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 49 (7.46%) Network Support
8 42 (6.39%) Network Support Engineer
9 41 (6.24%) Technical Support
10 39 (5.94%) C# WPF Developer
10 39 (5.94%) WPF Developer
11 32 (4.87%) .NET Developer
12 29 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support
12 29 (4.41%) Cisco Support
12 29 (4.41%) WinForms Developer
13 28 (4.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
13 28 (4.26%) Juniper Engineer
14 27 (4.11%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
15 26 (3.96%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (12.48%) .NET
2 58 (8.83%) ASP.NET
3 49 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (6.39%) Castle Windsor
4 42 (6.39%) WPF
5 35 (5.33%) NHibernate
6 34 (5.18%) Web Services
7 29 (4.41%) WinForms
8 28 (4.26%) .NET Framework
9 27 (4.11%) HTML
10 26 (3.96%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 26 (3.96%) CSS
10 26 (3.96%) LINQ
10 26 (3.96%) MonoRail
10 26 (3.96%) RESTful
11 20 (3.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (2.44%) Ninject
12 16 (2.44%) Spring.NET
12 16 (2.44%) Unity DI Container
13 15 (2.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 78 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (10.81%) Data Centre
3 34 (5.18%) Computer Science
4 32 (4.87%) e-Health
5 18 (2.74%) Smartphone
6 16 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (1.98%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.83%) Driving Licence
9 11 (1.67%) Social Media
10 10 (1.52%) User Experience
11 9 (1.37%) BBC
11 9 (1.37%) Digital Media
12 8 (1.22%) Digital TV
13 7 (1.07%) STB
14 6 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 6 (0.91%) Handset
14 6 (0.91%) Visualisation
15 5 (0.76%) Data Structures
16 4 (0.61%) IPTV
16 4 (0.61%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 194 (29.53%) Windows
2 148 (22.53%) Linux
3 56 (8.52%) Unix
4 20 (3.04%) Windows Server
5 14 (2.13%) Android
5 14 (2.13%) FreeBSD
6 13 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.37%) Mac OS
8 9 (1.37%) VxWorks
8 9 (1.37%) Windows 8
8 9 (1.37%) Windows XP
9 8 (1.22%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.61%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.46%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.46%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.15%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (14.46%) ITIL
3 81 (12.33%) Network Design
3 81 (12.33%) Scrum
4 63 (9.59%) TDD
5 61 (9.28%) CRM
6 54 (8.22%) Network Monitoring
7 49 (7.46%) MVC
8 48 (7.31%) Project Management
9 42 (6.39%) MVVM
10 34 (5.18%) Service Management
11 30 (4.57%) Network Management
11 30 (4.57%) Service Delivery
12 26 (3.96%) Change Management
12 26 (3.96%) Kalman Filter
13 25 (3.81%) B2B
14 24 (3.65%) Load Balancing
15 23 (3.50%) Business Development
16 22 (3.35%) Web Development
17 20 (3.04%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (12.48%) SQL
2 74 (11.26%) Python
3 67 (10.20%) C#
4 41 (6.24%) C++
5 37 (5.63%) Perl
6 34 (5.18%) Java
7 20 (3.04%) JavaScript
8 17 (2.59%) PHP
9 14 (2.13%) T-SQL
10 13 (1.98%) Groovy
11 12 (1.83%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.67%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.37%) C
14 7 (1.07%) Ruby
15 5 (0.76%) R
16 4 (0.61%) MATLAB
17 3 (0.46%) Delphi
17 3 (0.46%) PowerShell
18 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 104 (15.83%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (10.81%) Degree
3 66 (10.05%) CCNA
4 56 (8.52%) Security Cleared
5 51 (7.76%) DV Cleared
6 46 (7.00%) JNCIP
7 45 (6.85%) CCNP
8 43 (6.54%) JNCIA
9 38 (5.78%) JNCIE
10 37 (5.63%) JNCIS
11 33 (5.02%) SC Cleared
12 15 (2.28%) CCIE
13 10 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (1.52%) PMI Certification
14 9 (1.37%) PMP
15 7 (1.07%) CCSE
15 7 (1.07%) MCP
16 6 (0.91%) CCIP
17 5 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.18%) SLA
2 14 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 10 (1.52%) QA
4 9 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 67 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (8.07%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (1.83%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.22%) KVM
6 5 (0.76%) vSphere
7 4 (0.61%) UAG
8 3 (0.46%) Docker
8 3 (0.46%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.46%) Xen
9 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.15%) NFS
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 23 (3.50%) Ansible
2 14 (2.13%) SCCM
3 13 (1.98%) Nagios
3 13 (1.98%) OpenNMS
3 13 (1.98%) Puppet
3 13 (1.98%) SCOM
4 12 (1.83%) RANCID
5 9 (1.37%) Cacti
5 9 (1.37%) Nessus
5 9 (1.37%) Nmap
6 3 (0.46%) Amdocs OSS
6 3 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 189 (28.77%) Cisco
2 118 (17.96%) Juniper
3 98 (14.92%) Microsoft
4 83 (12.63%) VMware
5 37 (5.63%) Nokia
6 36 (5.48%) CheckPoint
6 36 (5.48%) Huawei
7 22 (3.35%) BT
8 18 (2.74%) Brocade
8 18 (2.74%) Oracle
9 15 (2.28%) Ericsson
9 15 (2.28%) Virgin Media
10 14 (2.13%) F5
11 12 (1.83%) Foundry
11 12 (1.83%) ZyXEL
12 11 (1.67%) HP
12 11 (1.67%) Palo Alto
13 10 (1.52%) Openreach
14 8 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
14 8 (1.22%) Remedy
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: 26,000-32,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £42k + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + superb benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent package + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent package + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: 10% Bonus, pension and more
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
aap3
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ECM Selection
Salary: to £90k DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Bicester, Oxfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Banbury
aap3
Salary: £80000 - £120000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighouse
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £14000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £41,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago