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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank - 99 79
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 0 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.15% 0.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.67% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £21,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.44%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
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
313 297 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.24% 23.01% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 274 265 221
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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