Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 719 713 692
Rank change year-on-year -6 -21 +22
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 418 485 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.30% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.82% 1.85% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 278 413 450
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £21,500 £20,000 £20,355
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.38% - -

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 22,984 26,257 30,419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 14.97% 16.01% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18,307 21,487 25,186
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018. 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
North of England +19 133 £27,000 -32.50% 39
London -5 114 £41,500 -7.78% 46
North West +16 96 £41,750 -1.76% 25
South East -26 90 £45,000 -5.26% 29
Midlands +16 37 £36,000 -4.00% 17
Yorkshire +7 31 £20,000 -30.43% 12
East of England +21 26 £50,000 +19.05% 13
West Midlands +38 24 £45,000 -18.18% 11
South West -3 18 £41,250 +18.71% 14
East Midlands -8 13 £26,000 +30.00% 6
North East - 6 - - 2
Broadband
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 171 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 139 (33.25%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (22.73%) C#
4 90 (21.53%) .NET
5 72 (17.22%) Scrum
6 70 (16.75%) Microsoft
7 69 (16.51%) Windows
8 66 (15.79%) VoIP
8 66 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 66 (15.79%) SQL
9 64 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
10 63 (15.07%) TDD
11 60 (14.35%) WAN
12 59 (14.11%) Linux
13 57 (13.64%) Python
13 57 (13.64%) ITIL
14 56 (13.40%) Cisco
15 55 (13.16%) Degree
16 53 (12.68%) SQL Server 2016
17 52 (12.44%) Kanban
18 51 (12.20%) WPF
18 51 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
18 51 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
18 51 (12.20%) MVVM
19 49 (11.72%) JavaScript
20 47 (11.24%) Problem-Solving
21 43 (10.29%) HTML
22 42 (10.05%) SLA
22 42 (10.05%) Internet
23 40 (9.57%) Ethernet

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 8 (1.91%) Confluence
2 7 (1.67%) WordPress
3 5 (1.20%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.96%) IIS
4 4 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.72%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.48%) SAS
7 1 (0.24%) Apache
7 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (8.13%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.72%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.48%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.24%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.72%) Infor M3
3 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Pegasus Opera
4 1 (0.24%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.39%) Office 365
4 4 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.48%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.48%) npm
6 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (15.79%) VoIP
2 60 (14.35%) WAN
3 42 (10.05%) Internet
4 40 (9.57%) Ethernet
5 35 (8.37%) Firewall
6 30 (7.18%) LAN
7 27 (6.46%) ADSL
7 27 (6.46%) Wi-Fi
8 24 (5.74%) Wireless
9 22 (5.26%) MPLS
10 21 (5.02%) VPN
11 18 (4.31%) BGP
11 18 (4.31%) OSPF
12 17 (4.07%) Intranet
12 17 (4.07%) PBX
13 16 (3.83%) DNS
13 16 (3.83%) Unified Communications
14 15 (3.59%) TCP/IP
15 13 (3.11%) ISDN
15 13 (3.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 53 (12.68%) SQL Server 2016
3 14 (3.35%) MySQL
3 14 (3.35%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.91%) MongoDB
4 8 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (1.44%) Geospatial Data
6 5 (1.20%) Big Data
6 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.48%) Datomic
7 2 (0.48%) Power BI
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (5.74%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.78%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.39%) Eclipse
4 10 (2.39%) Maven
4 10 (2.39%) Selenium
5 9 (2.15%) Grunt
5 9 (2.15%) gulp
6 8 (1.91%) Appium
6 8 (1.91%) JIRA
6 8 (1.91%) JUnit
6 8 (1.91%) LoadRunner
6 8 (1.91%) SoapUI
7 7 (1.67%) GitLab
8 4 (0.96%) Moq
8 4 (0.96%) MSTest
8 4 (0.96%) NUnit
8 4 (0.96%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (0.48%) Ant
9 2 (0.48%) webpack
General
1 171 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 34 (8.13%) Marketing
3 32 (7.66%) Finance
4 21 (5.02%) Retail
5 16 (3.83%) Games
6 8 (1.91%) Advertising
7 6 (1.44%) Billing
8 5 (1.20%) Banking
8 5 (1.20%) Electronics
8 5 (1.20%) Local Government
8 5 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.20%) Publishing
9 3 (0.72%) French Language
9 3 (0.72%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Law
10 2 (0.48%) Military
11 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 102 (24.40%) Developer
2 65 (15.55%) C# Developer
3 64 (15.31%) .NET Developer
4 59 (14.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (11.24%) Telecoms Developer
6 46 (11.00%) C# WPF Developer
6 46 (11.00%) WPF Developer
7 44 (10.53%) Analyst
8 26 (6.22%) Support Engineer
9 23 (5.50%) Network Engineer
10 21 (5.02%) Consultant
11 17 (4.07%) Applications Support
12 15 (3.59%) Support Consultant
13 14 (3.35%) Test Engineer
14 13 (3.11%) Applications Consultant
14 13 (3.11%) Applications Support Consultant
14 13 (3.11%) JavaScript Developer
14 13 (3.11%) Security Officer
14 13 (3.11%) Support Analyst
15 12 (2.87%) Information Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (21.53%) .NET
2 51 (12.20%) WPF
3 43 (10.29%) HTML
4 38 (9.09%) CSS
5 23 (5.50%) Web Services
6 19 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 15 (3.59%) HTML5
8 14 (3.35%) jQuery
8 14 (3.35%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (3.35%) React
9 13 (3.11%) ASP.NET
10 12 (2.87%) Ajax
10 12 (2.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (2.63%) .NET Core
12 10 (2.39%) .NET Framework
12 10 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (2.15%) JSON
13 9 (2.15%) Node.js
14 8 (1.91%) XML
15 7 (1.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.20%) Greenfield Project
2 38 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.50%) User Experience
4 22 (5.26%) iPhone
5 16 (3.83%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.59%) Linux Command Line
6 15 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (3.11%) Data Centre
7 13 (3.11%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.63%) Driving Licence
8 11 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 7 (1.67%) Cloud Native
9 7 (1.67%) Graphic Design
9 7 (1.67%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.44%) CCTV
10 6 (1.44%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.20%) CMDB
11 5 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 69 (16.51%) Windows
2 59 (14.11%) Linux
3 16 (3.83%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.39%) Unix
5 7 (1.67%) CentOS
6 6 (1.44%) Android
6 6 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.44%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.44%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.20%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (1.20%) Fedora
7 5 (1.20%) FreeBSD
7 5 (1.20%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.20%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.48%) Debian
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (33.25%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (17.22%) Scrum
3 64 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
4 63 (15.07%) TDD
5 57 (13.64%) ITIL
6 52 (12.44%) Kanban
7 51 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
7 51 (12.20%) MVVM
8 47 (11.24%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (6.94%) Project Management
10 26 (6.22%) Line Management
10 26 (6.22%) Test Automation
11 25 (5.98%) Change Management
11 25 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (5.98%) Software Engineering
12 24 (5.74%) Service Delivery
13 23 (5.50%) Presales
14 22 (5.26%) Workflow
15 21 (5.02%) B2B
16 20 (4.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (22.73%) C#
2 66 (15.79%) SQL
3 57 (13.64%) Python
4 49 (11.72%) JavaScript
5 30 (7.18%) Java
6 28 (6.70%) C++
7 24 (5.74%) C
8 18 (4.31%) Bash Shell
8 18 (4.31%) Perl
9 15 (3.59%) PHP
10 13 (3.11%) PowerShell
10 13 (3.11%) R
11 12 (2.87%) Ruby
12 9 (2.15%) VB
13 5 (1.20%) Go
14 2 (0.48%) Clojure
14 2 (0.48%) ClojureScript
14 2 (0.48%) ES6
14 2 (0.48%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.48%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (13.16%) Degree
2 39 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (7.42%) CCNA
4 18 (4.31%) CISSP
5 17 (4.07%) Security Cleared
5 17 (4.07%) SSCP
6 14 (3.35%) CCNP
7 13 (3.11%) CISM
7 13 (3.11%) DV Cleared
8 12 (2.87%) CEH
8 12 (2.87%) CISA
8 12 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (2.15%) ISTQB
9 9 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (1.91%) MCSE
11 7 (1.67%) PMI Certification
11 7 (1.67%) PMP
12 6 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.44%) Network+ Certification
13 5 (1.20%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (10.05%) SLA
2 18 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (3.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.72%) GDPR
5 3 (0.72%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.24%) ISO 31000
6 1 (0.24%) PMO
6 1 (0.24%) QA
System Software
1 27 (6.46%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.15%) Docker
3 9 (2.15%) Firmware
4 7 (1.67%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.44%) Terminal Server
6 5 (1.20%) NFS
6 5 (1.20%) Samba
6 5 (1.20%) VirtualBox
6 5 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (1.20%) Xen
7 3 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.48%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.48%) vCloud
8 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.48%) XenApp
8 2 (0.48%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.24%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 21 (5.02%) Puppet
2 18 (4.31%) Ansible
3 12 (2.87%) Nagios
4 8 (1.91%) HP ALM
4 8 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.67%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.67%) OpenNMS
6 5 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (1.20%) vCenter Server
6 5 (1.20%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.96%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (0.96%) Nessus
7 4 (0.96%) SCCM
8 3 (0.72%) Cacti
8 3 (0.72%) RANCID
9 2 (0.48%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 2 (0.48%) Marathon
9 2 (0.48%) SCOM
9 2 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 70 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 56 (13.40%) Cisco
3 25 (5.98%) VMware
4 20 (4.78%) BT
5 17 (4.07%) Juniper
6 13 (3.11%) Mitel
7 12 (2.87%) Adobe
8 10 (2.39%) Avaya
8 10 (2.39%) Citrix
8 10 (2.39%) Ericsson
9 9 (2.15%) Fortinet
9 9 (2.15%) HP
9 9 (2.15%) Huawei
10 8 (1.91%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.67%) Remedy
11 7 (1.67%) SolarWinds
12 6 (1.44%) Bloomberg
12 6 (1.44%) BMC
12 6 (1.44%) EMC
12 6 (1.44%) Splunk