Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 688 725 701
Rank change year-on-year +37 -24 -152
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 516 521 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.29% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.94% 1.70% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 444 417 512
England median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £20,000 £20,355 £20,350
90th Percentile £62,500 £77,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26638 30581 34788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.77% 17.04% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21700 25241 28931
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Broadband as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in England

Broadband
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Broadband in England

Broadband
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Broadband in England

Broadband
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
London +1 154 £45,000 -10.00% 6
South East +2 140 £45,000 - 7
North of England +47 136 £39,000 +8.33% 33
North West +16 81 £42,500 +6.25% 21
Yorkshire +56 55 £30,000 - 12
Midlands +68 37 £37,500 +25.00%
East of England +20 33 £42,000 +44.83% 3
West Midlands +24 19 £55,000 +144.44%
South West -18 19 £28,250 +7.62% 1
East Midlands +48 18 £20,000 -33.33%
Broadband
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Broadband also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 263 (50.97%) Telecoms
2 201 (38.95%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (29.84%) C#
3 154 (29.84%) .NET
4 138 (26.74%) Scrum
5 130 (25.19%) Windows
6 118 (22.87%) SQL Server
7 114 (22.09%) TDD
8 106 (20.54%) NUnit
8 106 (20.54%) Greenfield Project
9 103 (19.96%) MVVM
10 100 (19.38%) WPF
11 93 (18.02%) Cisco
12 91 (17.64%) Kanban
13 89 (17.25%) Continuous Integration
14 87 (16.86%) Rhino Mocks
14 87 (16.86%) Castle Windsor
15 79 (15.31%) MSTest
16 74 (14.34%) Dependency Injection
16 74 (14.34%) Inversion of Control
16 74 (14.34%) Spring.NET
16 74 (14.34%) Ninject
16 74 (14.34%) Unity DI Container
16 74 (14.34%) SQL Server 2016
17 71 (13.76%) Ethernet
18 68 (13.18%) SQL
18 68 (13.18%) Linux
19 64 (12.40%) Cisco Certification
20 63 (12.21%) Firewall
21 62 (12.02%) MVC

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 17 (3.29%) Apache
2 13 (2.52%) OpenStack
3 12 (2.33%) Confluence
4 11 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (1.94%) WordPress
6 8 (1.55%) IIS
7 7 (1.36%) JBoss
8 6 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.39%) CMS
11 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (5.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.39%) EngageOne
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.39%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.10%) Office 365
2 15 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.74%) SaaS
5 4 (0.78%) Silverpop
6 2 (0.39%) IaaS
6 2 (0.39%) PaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.19%) FinancialForce
7 1 (0.19%) Force.com
7 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 71 (13.76%) Ethernet
2 63 (12.21%) Firewall
3 56 (10.85%) VoIP
4 52 (10.08%) MPLS
5 47 (9.11%) ADSL
6 46 (8.91%) Internet
7 45 (8.72%) VPN
7 45 (8.72%) Wireless
8 41 (7.95%) TCP/IP
9 40 (7.75%) DNS
10 35 (6.78%) BGP
11 34 (6.59%) Wi-Fi
12 31 (6.01%) LAN
13 29 (5.62%) WAN
14 24 (4.65%) IPsec
15 20 (3.88%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (3.88%) OSPF
16 19 (3.68%) SSL
17 17 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
17 17 (3.29%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (22.87%) SQL Server
2 74 (14.34%) SQL Server 2016
3 42 (8.14%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (5.62%) SQL Server 2014
5 26 (5.04%) MySQL
6 14 (2.71%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (1.94%) GIS
9 6 (1.16%) InfluxDB
9 6 (1.16%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.16%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.97%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.78%) Big Data
12 2 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.39%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.39%) DB2
12 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.39%) Presto
13 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 106 (20.54%) NUnit
2 87 (16.86%) Rhino Mocks
3 79 (15.31%) MSTest
4 61 (11.82%) Moq
5 30 (5.81%) JIRA
6 21 (4.07%) Jenkins
7 13 (2.52%) Git (software)
7 13 (2.52%) Visual Studio
8 10 (1.94%) GitLab
9 9 (1.74%) Selenium
10 6 (1.16%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (1.16%) Subversion
11 5 (0.97%) gulp
12 4 (0.78%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.58%) IDA Disassembler
13 3 (0.58%) Jasmine
13 3 (0.58%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (0.58%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.58%) Metasploit
14 2 (0.39%) Maven
General
1 263 (50.97%) Telecoms
2 36 (6.98%) Games
3 32 (6.20%) Finance
4 31 (6.01%) Marketing
5 12 (2.33%) Electronics
6 9 (1.74%) Billing
7 8 (1.55%) Retail
8 6 (1.16%) Banking
8 6 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.58%) Advertising
9 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.58%) Law
10 2 (0.39%) Automotive
10 2 (0.39%) Back Office
10 2 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 176 (34.11%) Developer
2 105 (20.35%) .NET Developer
3 103 (19.96%) Telecoms Developer
4 60 (11.63%) Analyst
4 60 (11.63%) C# Developer
5 44 (8.53%) Support Engineer
6 37 (7.17%) Network Engineer
7 29 (5.62%) C# WPF Developer
7 29 (5.62%) WinForms Developer
7 29 (5.62%) WPF Developer
8 28 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (5.43%) Senior Developer
9 25 (4.84%) Telecoms Engineer
10 23 (4.46%) Administrator
10 23 (4.46%) Service Analyst
10 23 (4.46%) Service Desk Analyst
11 22 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
12 17 (3.29%) 1st Line Support
12 17 (3.29%) Product Manager
13 16 (3.10%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (29.84%) .NET
2 100 (19.38%) WPF
3 87 (16.86%) Castle Windsor
4 74 (14.34%) Ninject
4 74 (14.34%) Spring.NET
4 74 (14.34%) Unity DI Container
5 60 (11.63%) ASP.NET
6 50 (9.69%) WinForms
7 49 (9.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (7.56%) HTML
9 38 (7.36%) CSS
10 37 (7.17%) Web Services
11 33 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 33 (6.40%) LINQ
12 32 (6.20%) NHibernate
13 29 (5.62%) MonoRail
14 24 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 23 (4.46%) jQuery
16 20 (3.88%) Ajax
17 17 (3.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 106 (20.54%) Greenfield Project
2 49 (9.50%) Data Centre
3 35 (6.78%) Computer Science
4 32 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (3.68%) User Experience
6 18 (3.49%) Handset
7 15 (2.91%) iPhone
8 11 (2.13%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.55%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (1.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 6 (1.16%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.97%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.97%) Driving Licence
12 5 (0.97%) Replication
13 4 (0.78%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.58%) BBC
14 3 (0.58%) PlayStation
14 3 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 130 (25.19%) Windows
2 68 (13.18%) Linux
3 19 (3.68%) Unix
4 15 (2.91%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.52%) Windows 7
6 12 (2.33%) Windows 10
7 11 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.94%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.36%) CentOS
11 6 (1.16%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.97%) Debian
12 5 (0.97%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.78%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.78%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.58%) VxWorks
15 1 (0.19%) Android
15 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (38.95%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (26.74%) Scrum
3 114 (22.09%) TDD
4 103 (19.96%) MVVM
5 91 (17.64%) Kanban
6 89 (17.25%) Continuous Integration
7 74 (14.34%) Dependency Injection
7 74 (14.34%) Inversion of Control
8 62 (12.02%) MVC
9 43 (8.33%) ITIL
10 38 (7.36%) Test Automation
11 36 (6.98%) Time Management
11 36 (6.98%) Workflow
12 30 (5.81%) Service Delivery
13 28 (5.43%) Configuration Management
13 28 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (5.23%) Mentoring
14 27 (5.23%) User Stories
15 26 (5.04%) Software Engineering
16 25 (4.84%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (29.84%) C#
2 68 (13.18%) SQL
3 50 (9.69%) C++
4 46 (8.91%) JavaScript
5 43 (8.33%) Python
6 40 (7.75%) Java
7 24 (4.65%) Ruby
8 19 (3.68%) T-SQL
8 19 (3.68%) VB
8 19 (3.68%) VB.NET
9 17 (3.29%) PHP
10 15 (2.91%) Perl
11 14 (2.71%) C
12 7 (1.36%) sed
13 6 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.16%) Go
13 6 (1.16%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.16%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.39%) PHP 7
15 1 (0.19%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 64 (12.40%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (11.63%) Degree
3 40 (7.75%) CCNA
4 26 (5.04%) CCNP
5 19 (3.68%) Security Cleared
6 13 (2.52%) SC Cleared
7 11 (2.13%) JNCIP
8 10 (1.94%) CCIE
9 6 (1.16%) CCSP
9 6 (1.16%) JNCIA
10 5 (0.97%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.97%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.39%) JNCIE
11 2 (0.39%) MCITP
11 2 (0.39%) MCSE
11 2 (0.39%) MCT
11 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.19%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.20%) SLA
2 11 (2.13%) QA
3 10 (1.94%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.97%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.19%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 38 (7.36%) Active Directory
2 21 (4.07%) Docker
3 20 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.91%) vSphere
5 11 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (1.74%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.74%) iptables
7 4 (0.78%) XenApp
8 2 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.39%) Firmware
8 2 (0.39%) HDFS
8 2 (0.39%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (4.46%) Cacti
2 21 (4.07%) Puppet
3 19 (3.68%) Ansible
4 17 (3.29%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (3.10%) Kubernetes
5 16 (3.10%) Nagios
6 12 (2.33%) SCCM
7 10 (1.94%) OpenNMS
7 10 (1.94%) RANCID
8 9 (1.74%) SELinux
8 9 (1.74%) SolarWinds Orion
9 8 (1.55%) Cisco CME
9 8 (1.55%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (1.36%) FortiGate
11 6 (1.16%) Grafana
11 6 (1.16%) Icinga
11 6 (1.16%) Salt
12 5 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (0.97%) Mesos
12 5 (0.97%) systemd
Vendors
1 93 (18.02%) Cisco
2 39 (7.56%) Juniper
3 37 (7.17%) Microsoft
4 31 (6.01%) VMware
5 24 (4.65%) SolarWinds
6 18 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
7 17 (3.29%) Apple
7 17 (3.29%) Atlassian
8 15 (2.91%) BroadSoft
8 15 (2.91%) BT
9 14 (2.71%) Ericsson
10 13 (2.52%) Citrix
10 13 (2.52%) Oracle
11 12 (2.33%) EMC
12 11 (2.13%) Avaya
12 11 (2.13%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.94%) Huawei
14 9 (1.74%) IBM
15 8 (1.55%) Aruba
15 8 (1.55%) Cadence