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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 592 617 563
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -54
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 344 369 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.33% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.07% 1.97% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 259 274 190
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,384 £20,475 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%

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
16614 18712 20557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 16.97% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 13827 15342 16424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +48 323 £40,000 +5.26% 58
London -20 90 £45,000 +12.50% 10
South East +17 88 £50,000 +28.20% 5
North West +55 53 £35,000 +6.06% 9
Berkshire -3 45 £52,500 +16.66% 1
South West +49 44 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Manchester +28 38 £40,000 -38.46% 7
Bristol - 27 £23,000 - 1
East of England +42 19 £27,500 +10.00% 3
City of London +41 19 £56,250 +32.35% 2
Reading +5 19 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Hertfordshire +38 18 £27,500 +10.00%
Rochdale +11 16 £25,750 -74.25% 3
Yorkshire +32 15 £30,000 -20.00% 23
Cheshire +44 14 £18,500 -19.56% 2
Somerset +2 13 £70,000 +84.21%
Middlesex - 13 £50,000 -
Bath - 13 £70,000 -
Surrey +27 9 £50,000 +13.63% 1
Reigate +14 8 £52,500 +5.00% 1
West Yorkshire +12 8 £25,000 -31.97% 20
Banbury -6 8 £85,000 +112.50% 1
West Midlands -9 8 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Oxfordshire -30 8 £85,000 +112.50% 2
Leeds +29 7 £27,500 -26.66% 20
Slough +20 7 £85,000 +70.00%
South Wales -3 7 £37,500 -21.05%
Wales -6 7 £37,500 -21.05%
Channel Islands - 7 £50,000 -
Sheffield +25 6 £35,000 +4.47% 3

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 352 (51.61%) Telecoms
2 191 (28.01%) Windows
3 184 (26.98%) Cisco
4 164 (24.05%) Firewall
5 142 (20.82%) WAN
6 140 (20.53%) VPN
6 140 (20.53%) Internet
7 130 (19.06%) TCP/IP
8 125 (18.33%) VoIP
9 119 (17.45%) LAN
10 118 (17.30%) Juniper
11 116 (17.01%) Linux
12 114 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
13 111 (16.28%) DNS
14 105 (15.40%) Wireless
15 104 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
16 103 (15.10%) Microsoft
17 101 (14.81%) ITIL
18 95 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
19 90 (13.20%) .NET
20 88 (12.90%) MPLS
21 84 (12.32%) Scrum
22 81 (11.88%) SQL
23 78 (11.44%) Degree
24 77 (11.29%) Ethernet
25 76 (11.14%) VMware
26 73 (10.70%) C#
27 72 (10.56%) SMTP
27 72 (10.56%) CCNA
28 71 (10.41%) 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 31 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 20 (2.93%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.79%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.17%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.88%) CMS
6 6 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (0.88%) IIS
7 4 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.44%) Confluence
9 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.29%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.15%) nginx
10 1 (0.15%) SAS
10 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 53 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.67%) MS Office
3 12 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
4 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 35 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (0.44%) Sage CRM
3 3 (0.44%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.17%) Office 365
3 6 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.44%) SaaS
5 2 (0.29%) IaaS
5 2 (0.29%) PaaS
6 1 (0.15%) AdWords
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.15%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 164 (24.05%) Firewall
2 142 (20.82%) WAN
3 140 (20.53%) Internet
3 140 (20.53%) VPN
4 130 (19.06%) TCP/IP
5 125 (18.33%) VoIP
6 119 (17.45%) LAN
7 111 (16.28%) DNS
8 105 (15.40%) Wireless
9 88 (12.90%) MPLS
10 77 (11.29%) Ethernet
11 72 (10.56%) SMTP
12 67 (9.82%) ADSL
13 62 (9.09%) Network Security
14 53 (7.77%) ISDN
15 48 (7.04%) LLU
16 44 (6.45%) BGP
17 40 (5.87%) Wi-Fi
18 39 (5.72%) 4G
19 35 (5.13%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 46 (6.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (1.17%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.17%) QlikView
5 5 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (0.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (0.59%) Big Data
7 2 (0.29%) GIS
7 2 (0.29%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.29%) MySQL
7 2 (0.29%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.29%) QGIS
8 1 (0.15%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.15%) Redis
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (6.74%) NUnit
1 46 (6.74%) Rhino Mocks
2 27 (3.96%) Moq
3 20 (2.93%) MSTest
4 17 (2.49%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.17%) Metasploit
6 7 (1.03%) JIRA
6 7 (1.03%) Mercurial
7 5 (0.73%) Selenium
7 5 (0.73%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.44%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.15%) Appium
9 1 (0.15%) Calabash
9 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.15%) MSI
9 1 (0.15%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.15%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.15%) Xcode
General
1 352 (51.61%) Telecoms
2 36 (5.28%) Marketing
3 33 (4.84%) Finance
4 13 (1.91%) Billing
5 8 (1.17%) Electronics
6 6 (0.88%) Front Office
6 6 (0.88%) Spanish Language
7 5 (0.73%) Banking
7 5 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.59%) Advertising
8 4 (0.59%) Legal
8 4 (0.59%) Retail
9 3 (0.44%) Back Office
9 3 (0.44%) Games
9 3 (0.44%) Local Government
10 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.29%) Military
10 2 (0.29%) Publishing
11 1 (0.15%) French Language
11 1 (0.15%) Law
Job Titles
1 146 (21.41%) Network Engineer
2 84 (12.32%) Developer
3 64 (9.38%) Analyst
4 61 (8.94%) C# Developer
5 55 (8.06%) Cisco Engineer
5 55 (8.06%) Support Engineer
6 53 (7.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 52 (7.62%) Network Support
8 48 (7.04%) Technical Support
9 45 (6.60%) Network Support Engineer
10 43 (6.30%) C# WPF Developer
10 43 (6.30%) WPF Developer
11 34 (4.99%) .NET Developer
12 33 (4.84%) Juniper Engineer
13 32 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
14 31 (4.55%) 1st/2nd Line Support
15 30 (4.40%) Cisco Support
16 29 (4.25%) Technical Customer Support
16 29 (4.25%) WinForms Developer
17 28 (4.11%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (13.20%) .NET
2 58 (8.50%) ASP.NET
3 47 (6.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 46 (6.74%) Castle Windsor
4 46 (6.74%) WPF
5 37 (5.43%) Web Services
6 33 (4.84%) NHibernate
7 29 (4.25%) WinForms
8 28 (4.11%) .NET Framework
9 26 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 26 (3.81%) HTML
9 26 (3.81%) LINQ
9 26 (3.81%) MonoRail
10 25 (3.67%) CSS
11 23 (3.37%) RESTful
12 20 (2.93%) Ninject
12 20 (2.93%) Spring.NET
12 20 (2.93%) Unity DI Container
13 19 (2.79%) AngularJS
14 18 (2.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 95 (13.93%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (10.41%) Data Centre
3 36 (5.28%) Computer Science
3 36 (5.28%) e-Health
4 20 (2.93%) Inversion of Control
5 16 (2.35%) Smartphone
6 14 (2.05%) Driving Licence
6 14 (2.05%) Visualisation
7 11 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.61%) Social Media
8 10 (1.47%) User Experience
9 8 (1.17%) BBC
9 8 (1.17%) Digital Media
9 8 (1.17%) Digital TV
10 6 (0.88%) Handset
10 6 (0.88%) STB
10 6 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (0.73%) IPTV
12 4 (0.59%) Artificial Intelligence
12 4 (0.59%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 191 (28.01%) Windows
2 116 (17.01%) Linux
3 42 (6.16%) Unix
4 25 (3.67%) Windows Server
5 17 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (2.35%) Android
6 16 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.91%) FreeBSD
8 12 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.61%) Windows XP
10 10 (1.47%) Mac OS
10 10 (1.47%) Windows 7
10 10 (1.47%) Windows 8
11 8 (1.17%) VxWorks
12 3 (0.44%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.44%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.44%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.44%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (16.72%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (14.81%) ITIL
3 84 (12.32%) Scrum
4 70 (10.26%) Network Design
5 67 (9.82%) TDD
6 62 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
7 61 (8.94%) CRM
8 47 (6.89%) MVC
9 46 (6.74%) MVVM
9 46 (6.74%) Project Management
10 35 (5.13%) B2B
11 29 (4.25%) Kalman Filter
11 29 (4.25%) Service Delivery
12 28 (4.11%) Business Development
12 28 (4.11%) Service Management
12 28 (4.11%) Web Development
13 26 (3.81%) Analytics
14 24 (3.52%) DevOps
15 23 (3.37%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (3.23%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (11.88%) SQL
2 73 (10.70%) C#
3 60 (8.80%) Python
4 47 (6.89%) C++
5 43 (6.30%) Java
6 32 (4.69%) Perl
7 21 (3.08%) JavaScript
8 17 (2.49%) Ruby
9 13 (1.91%) Groovy
9 13 (1.91%) R
9 13 (1.91%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.76%) MATLAB
11 11 (1.61%) PHP
12 8 (1.17%) C
13 6 (0.88%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.73%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.44%) Delphi
15 3 (0.44%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.15%) SAS Macro
16 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 104 (15.25%) Cisco Certification
2 78 (11.44%) Degree
3 72 (10.56%) CCNA
4 62 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 55 (8.06%) DV Cleared
6 49 (7.18%) JNCIP
7 47 (6.89%) JNCIA
8 42 (6.16%) JNCIS
9 40 (5.87%) SC Cleared
10 39 (5.72%) CCNP
10 39 (5.72%) JNCIE
11 12 (1.76%) CCIE
11 12 (1.76%) PhD
12 10 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (1.47%) PMI Certification
13 9 (1.32%) PMP
14 8 (1.17%) MCP
15 7 (1.03%) CCSE
16 6 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.13%) SLA
2 9 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.17%) PCI DSS
4 7 (1.03%) QA
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (8.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (7.48%) Active Directory
3 16 (2.35%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (1.03%) vSphere
6 5 (0.73%) UAG
7 4 (0.59%) KVM
7 4 (0.59%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.29%) Docker
9 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (2.49%) Ansible
2 15 (2.20%) SCOM
3 11 (1.61%) Puppet
3 11 (1.61%) SCCM
4 9 (1.32%) Cacti
5 8 (1.17%) Nagios
5 8 (1.17%) Nessus
5 8 (1.17%) Nmap
5 8 (1.17%) OpenNMS
5 8 (1.17%) RANCID
6 3 (0.44%) Amdocs OSS
6 3 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 184 (26.98%) Cisco
2 118 (17.30%) Juniper
3 103 (15.10%) Microsoft
4 76 (11.14%) VMware
5 35 (5.13%) CheckPoint
6 34 (4.99%) BT
7 23 (3.37%) Huawei
8 20 (2.93%) Nokia
9 17 (2.49%) Oracle
10 15 (2.20%) Virgin Media
11 14 (2.05%) Openreach
12 13 (1.91%) Brocade
13 12 (1.76%) Ericsson
13 12 (1.76%) HP
14 10 (1.47%) Palo Alto
15 9 (1.32%) F5
16 8 (1.17%) Avaya
16 8 (1.17%) Foundry
16 8 (1.17%) MicroStrategy
16 8 (1.17%) Remedy
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum Free Parking, Pension, Career Develo
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet
Salary: benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 7 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
onezeero.
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum + bonus / benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North West London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20230 - £20730 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CACI Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £125000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
XLN
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
BT
Salary: £32,000 - £45,000 pa (dep. on experience) + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle
BT
Salary: £32,000 - £45,000 pa (dep. on experience) + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Ipswich - Adastral Park
BT
Salary: £32,000 - £45,000 pa (dep. on experience) + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
London
BT
Salary: £32,000 - £45,000 pa (dep. on experience) + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 5 days ago