Period
to 9 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 6 months to 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 141 226 249
Rank change year-on-year +85 +23 -15
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 20 21 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.71% 0.36% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 2.09% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 28
Median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +50.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £30,300 £37,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £72,500 £51,500
South East median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.89% - +20.00%

Broadband is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 531 1,003 1,383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.78% 17.05% 20.18%
Number of salaries quoted 364 764 1,005
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,190 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £72,000
South East median annual salary £48,250 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +7.22% +1.12% +4.71%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Berkshire

Broadband
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Broadband in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Broadband in Berkshire

Broadband
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Broadband in Berkshire over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Broadband in Berkshire

Broadband
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 9 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +60 13 £31,250 -47.92% 3
Slough - 5 £60,000 - 1
Newbury +30 1 £70,000 +42.86%
Broadband
South East

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, IT jobs citing Broadband also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (30.00%) BT
4 6 (30.00%) Fibre Optics
5 5 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 5 (25.00%) Contract Negotiation
5 5 (25.00%) Middleware
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (25.00%) PMP
5 5 (25.00%) Web Development
6 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (15.00%) MPLS
7 2 (10.00%) Benchmarking
7 2 (10.00%) DSL
7 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (10.00%) Wireless
7 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 2 (10.00%) GSM
7 2 (10.00%) Azure
7 2 (10.00%) AWS
7 2 (10.00%) Billing
7 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 2 (10.00%) eTOM
7 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
7 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
7 2 (10.00%) Sparx

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (15.00%) MPLS
2 2 (10.00%) DSL
2 2 (10.00%) GSM
2 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) 4G
3 1 (5.00%) 5G
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) DOCSIS
3 1 (5.00%) IPv6
3 1 (5.00%) LTE
3 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (5.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Economy
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (30.00%) Fibre Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Fibre Splicer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Wireless Product Manager
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) IP Architect
4 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Supervisor
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Fibre Optics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (25.00%) Contract Negotiation
3 5 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) Benchmarking
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) eTOM
4 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) ETL Development
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
5 1 (5.00%) Project Management
5 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) PHP
1 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) BT
2 2 (10.00%) Sparx
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam
3 1 (5.00%) VMware