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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank - 98 76
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 0 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.15% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.65% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £21,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.44%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.95% -2.66%
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
312 309 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.82% 23.34% 25.20%
Number of salaries quoted 276 275 211
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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