The first table below looks at the demand for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank - - 48
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.06% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
35 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 15.91% 14.72% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 25 32 31
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £24,500 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Broadband
West Midlands

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Broadband
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) CCSP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) CCVP
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (25.00%) Xdebug
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Zend
3 1 (25.00%) Zend Framework
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) nginx
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) MVC

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 1 (25.00%) nginx
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WLAN
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Xdebug
1 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCSP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (75.00%) CCVP
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat