The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Broadband
Rank 91 - 99
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 15 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.06% - 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.28% - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Broadband
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
239 334 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.96% 25.54% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 221 298 264
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Broadband
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Wales

Broadband
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Broadband Salary Histogram in Wales

Broadband
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales - 15 £47,500 - 1
Broadband
UK

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 23 (88.46%) Ethernet
1 23 (88.46%) Cisco
1 23 (88.46%) OSPF
1 23 (88.46%) BGP
2 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 22 (84.62%) CCNA
2 22 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (73.08%) Telecoms
4 18 (69.23%) VRRP
4 18 (69.23%) Degree
4 18 (69.23%) Computer Science
4 18 (69.23%) DHCP
4 18 (69.23%) SNMP
4 18 (69.23%) MS Excel
4 18 (69.23%) PHP
4 18 (69.23%) C#
4 18 (69.23%) Linux
4 18 (69.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (61.54%) 802.1X
5 16 (61.54%) GPON
5 16 (61.54%) 802.11
5 16 (61.54%) Back Office
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (19.23%) Network Management
6 5 (19.23%) WhatsUp Gold
6 5 (19.23%) Statistics
6 5 (19.23%) F5
6 5 (19.23%) FDDI
6 5 (19.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (19.23%) Remedy ITSM

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (15.38%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (69.23%) MS Excel
1 18 (69.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (88.46%) Ethernet
1 23 (88.46%) OSPF
1 23 (88.46%) BGP
2 18 (69.23%) VRRP
2 18 (69.23%) SNMP
2 18 (69.23%) DHCP
3 16 (61.54%) 802.11
3 16 (61.54%) GPON
4 5 (19.23%) FDDI
4 5 (19.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco PIX
4 5 (19.23%) Network Security
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (19.23%) VPN
4 5 (19.23%) Internet
4 5 (19.23%) Firewall
4 5 (19.23%) EIGRP
4 5 (19.23%) PPP
4 5 (19.23%) RIP
4 5 (19.23%) ADSL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (73.08%) Telecoms
2 16 (61.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) NOC Engineer
1 18 (69.23%) Senior NOC Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Principal Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C++ Programmer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Business Development Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) 802.1X
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) STL
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (19.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Network Management
2 4 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Scrum
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) TDD
3 2 (7.69%) OOP
3 2 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (3.85%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) C#
1 18 (69.23%) PHP
2 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) CCNA
1 22 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (69.23%) Degree
3 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) CCNP
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) OpenView
1 5 (19.23%) CiscoWorks
1 5 (19.23%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Cisco
2 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Nortel
3 5 (19.23%) CheckPoint
3 5 (19.23%) Remedy
3 5 (19.23%) 3Com
3 5 (19.23%) SonicWALL
3 5 (19.23%) F5
3 5 (19.23%) BMC
3 5 (19.23%) Nokia
4 4 (15.38%) Siemens
4 4 (15.38%) Avaya
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