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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 642 662 543
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -119
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 223 320 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.45% 1.80% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 187 239 268
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £20,480 £20,428
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
15418 17809 20680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.26% 16.59% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12480 14717 16648
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,400 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -18 208 £44,000 +10.00% 76
South East +91 84 £45,000 +5.88% 13
London -16 77 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Oxfordshire +46 33 £45,000 +16.88% 3
Berkshire +50 30 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Reading +41 24 £44,000 -9.74% 1
Abingdon - 20 £32,500 - 1
Manchester -28 18 £43,500 +2.35% 8
North West -50 18 £43,500 +24.28% 12
Wales +5 12 £35,000 -26.31% 4
City of London +35 11 £51,750 +76.92%
East of England +26 9 £28,500 -18.57% 9
Hampshire +13 8 £45,000 -15.09% 3
South West +12 8 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Banbury +8 8 £100,000 +233.33%
Hertfordshire +14 7 £26,000 -25.71% 2
Yorkshire +11 7 £30,000 -33.33% 13
South Wales -1 7 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Surrey +13 6 £37,500 +87.50% 1
Rochdale -20 6 £51,000 -11.30% 3
Slough +23 5 £85,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +15 5 £29,000 +38.09% 1
West Yorkshire +21 4 £38,750 -20.51% 3
Bristol +15 4 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Watford -4 4 £26,000 -25.71%
Bridgend - 4 £35,000 -
East Midlands +13 3 £27,500 +14.58% 4
North Yorkshire +3 3 £30,000 -33.33% 2
Aylesbury -12 3 £29,500 +40.47%
Romford - 3 £21,500 -

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 263 (49.53%) Telecoms
2 137 (25.80%) Cisco
3 128 (24.11%) Linux
4 121 (22.79%) Windows
5 106 (19.96%) Firewall
6 101 (19.02%) Internet
7 93 (17.51%) MPLS
8 91 (17.14%) Python
9 90 (16.95%) Ethernet
10 82 (15.44%) Juniper
11 81 (15.25%) VoIP
12 80 (15.07%) TCP/IP
12 80 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
13 78 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
14 75 (14.12%) DNS
14 75 (14.12%) LAN
15 74 (13.94%) BGP
16 71 (13.37%) WAN
17 70 (13.18%) Degree
18 68 (12.81%) Microsoft
19 67 (12.62%) Network Design
20 66 (12.43%) SQL
20 66 (12.43%) Wi-Fi
21 65 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
22 59 (11.11%) Scrum
23 55 (10.36%) Unix
24 53 (9.98%) VPN
25 52 (9.79%) C++
26 50 (9.42%) SQL Server
27 49 (9.23%) Perl

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 24 (4.52%) MS Exchange
2 10 (1.88%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.13%) IIS
5 5 (0.94%) CMS
5 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.75%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.56%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.38%) Apache
8 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.19%) Confluence
9 1 (0.19%) SAS
9 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.77%) MS Office
3 10 (1.88%) Mozilla Thunderbird
4 9 (1.69%) MS Project
4 9 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 16 (3.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.69%) Office 365
3 4 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.19%) AdWords
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 106 (19.96%) Firewall
2 101 (19.02%) Internet
3 93 (17.51%) MPLS
4 90 (16.95%) Ethernet
5 81 (15.25%) VoIP
6 80 (15.07%) TCP/IP
7 75 (14.12%) DNS
7 75 (14.12%) LAN
8 74 (13.94%) BGP
9 71 (13.37%) WAN
10 66 (12.43%) Wi-Fi
11 53 (9.98%) VPN
12 42 (7.91%) Wireless
13 41 (7.72%) Network Security
14 40 (7.53%) IPv6
14 40 (7.53%) LTE
15 39 (7.34%) SMTP
16 32 (6.03%) ADSL
17 31 (5.84%) TACACS
18 29 (5.46%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.27%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (2.07%) MySQL
4 10 (1.88%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (1.69%) QlikView
6 5 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (0.94%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (0.56%) Big Data
7 3 (0.56%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.56%) Neo4j
7 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.19%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 36 (6.78%) NUnit
2 32 (6.03%) Git (software)
3 28 (5.27%) Rhino Mocks
4 16 (3.01%) Metasploit
5 14 (2.64%) gulp
6 11 (2.07%) Moq
7 8 (1.51%) Mercurial
8 5 (0.94%) GitLab
8 5 (0.94%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.75%) JIRA
10 3 (0.56%) MSTest
11 2 (0.38%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.38%) Maven
12 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.19%) JUnit
12 1 (0.19%) Subversion
General
1 263 (49.53%) Telecoms
2 28 (5.27%) Marketing
3 21 (3.95%) Finance
4 18 (3.39%) Legal
5 11 (2.07%) Billing
6 10 (1.88%) Retail
7 6 (1.13%) Advertising
7 6 (1.13%) Electronics
8 4 (0.75%) Back Office
9 3 (0.56%) Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Automotive
10 1 (0.19%) French Language
10 1 (0.19%) German Language
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 119 (22.41%) Network Engineer
2 74 (13.94%) Developer
3 72 (13.56%) Analyst
4 38 (7.16%) Telecoms Developer
5 36 (6.78%) IP Engineer
6 32 (6.03%) Support Engineer
7 31 (5.84%) Broadband Engineer
8 29 (5.46%) C# Developer
8 29 (5.46%) Network Support
9 27 (5.08%) Security Analyst
10 25 (4.71%) C# WPF Developer
10 25 (4.71%) WinForms Developer
10 25 (4.71%) WPF Developer
11 23 (4.33%) Senior Network Engineer
12 22 (4.14%) IP Network Engineer
12 22 (4.14%) Network Support Engineer
12 22 (4.14%) Product Manager
12 22 (4.14%) Test Engineer
13 19 (3.58%) Senior Manager
13 19 (3.58%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (9.04%) .NET
2 45 (8.47%) ASP.NET
3 40 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (6.21%) NHibernate
5 30 (5.65%) CSS
5 30 (5.65%) HTML
6 28 (5.27%) Castle Windsor
6 28 (5.27%) RESTful
6 28 (5.27%) WinForms
6 28 (5.27%) WPF
7 25 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 25 (4.71%) LINQ
7 25 (4.71%) MonoRail
8 22 (4.14%) AngularJS
9 16 (3.01%) .NET Framework
10 15 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 14 (2.64%) Compass CSS Framework
11 14 (2.64%) CSS3
11 14 (2.64%) HTML5
11 14 (2.64%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (7.91%) Data Centre
3 32 (6.03%) Computer Science
4 27 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 17 (3.20%) Handset
6 14 (2.64%) Smartphone
7 10 (1.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 10 (1.88%) e-Health
8 9 (1.69%) Digital Media
9 8 (1.51%) BBC
9 8 (1.51%) Digital TV
9 8 (1.51%) User Experience
10 7 (1.32%) Social Media
11 6 (1.13%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.94%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.75%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.75%) New Media
13 4 (0.75%) STB
14 3 (0.56%) Credit Risk
14 3 (0.56%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 128 (24.11%) Linux
2 121 (22.79%) Windows
3 55 (10.36%) Unix
4 16 (3.01%) VxWorks
5 14 (2.64%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.51%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.94%) FreeBSD
8 5 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.94%) Windows Vista
9 4 (0.75%) Android
9 4 (0.75%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.56%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.56%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.19%) CentOS
12 1 (0.19%) Debian
12 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (12.62%) Network Design
3 59 (11.11%) Scrum
4 48 (9.04%) Change Management
5 44 (8.29%) TDD
6 40 (7.53%) ITIL
6 40 (7.53%) MVC
7 34 (6.40%) CRM
8 33 (6.21%) Service Management
9 30 (5.65%) Project Management
10 28 (5.27%) Configuration Management
10 28 (5.27%) Fault Management
10 28 (5.27%) MVVM
10 28 (5.27%) Network Management
11 23 (4.33%) Test Automation
12 22 (4.14%) Coaching
12 22 (4.14%) Incident Management
13 21 (3.95%) Open Source
13 21 (3.95%) Penetration Testing
13 21 (3.95%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (17.14%) Python
2 66 (12.43%) SQL
3 52 (9.79%) C++
4 49 (9.23%) Perl
5 46 (8.66%) C#
6 35 (6.59%) Java
7 25 (4.71%) JavaScript
8 24 (4.52%) PHP
9 21 (3.95%) C
10 17 (3.20%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.07%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.69%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.32%) Ruby
14 5 (0.94%) Go
15 4 (0.75%) Groovy
16 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.19%) SAS Macro
16 1 (0.19%) VBA
16 1 (0.19%) XPath
16 1 (0.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 80 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (13.18%) Degree
3 45 (8.47%) CCNP
4 36 (6.78%) CCNA
5 31 (5.84%) Security Cleared
6 28 (5.27%) DV Cleared
7 25 (4.71%) JNCIA
8 22 (4.14%) JNCIP
9 19 (3.58%) JNCIE
10 12 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (1.88%) JNCIS
12 9 (1.69%) CCIE
13 7 (1.32%) CCSE
14 5 (0.94%) APMP
14 5 (0.94%) MCSE
14 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (0.75%) CCIP
15 4 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.75%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.33%) SLA
2 21 (3.95%) PCI DSS
2 21 (3.95%) QA
3 7 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (8.10%) Active Directory
2 37 (6.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.88%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.13%) Xen
5 5 (0.94%) KVM
5 5 (0.94%) NFS
6 3 (0.56%) UAG
6 3 (0.56%) XenServer
7 2 (0.38%) Firmware
8 1 (0.19%) Docker
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (4.71%) Puppet
2 24 (4.52%) Ansible
2 24 (4.52%) Nagios
2 24 (4.52%) OpenNMS
3 21 (3.95%) SCCM
4 19 (3.58%) RANCID
5 16 (3.01%) Nessus
5 16 (3.01%) Nmap
6 15 (2.82%) Cacti
7 9 (1.69%) SCOM
8 2 (0.38%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.19%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 137 (25.80%) Cisco
2 82 (15.44%) Juniper
3 68 (12.81%) Microsoft
4 46 (8.66%) Huawei
4 46 (8.66%) VMware
5 43 (8.10%) Nokia
6 26 (4.90%) Brocade
7 21 (3.95%) CheckPoint
8 20 (3.77%) Ericsson
9 17 (3.20%) BT
9 17 (3.20%) Foundry
9 17 (3.20%) ZyXEL
10 15 (2.82%) F5
11 13 (2.45%) Oracle
11 13 (2.45%) Virgin Media
12 12 (2.26%) Palo Alto
13 9 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
14 8 (1.51%) Dell
14 8 (1.51%) Remedy
14 8 (1.51%) Xamarin
Central London / West End
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + on call allowance + beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Michael Page International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Zoopla Property Group Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits including bonus, free breakfast & onsite gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
First Utility
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 50K + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Michael Page International
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
VeryPC
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
East London
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bala, Gwynedd
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Sky
Salary: generous benefits
Posted: 7 days ago