The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 - 66
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 3 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.68% - 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.14% - 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 7
Median salary £58,750 - £17,000
90% offered a salary of more than £57,750 - £14,800
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 - £18,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £33,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.92% -16.25%  

Broadband is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 42 57 93
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 9.48% 12.28% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 44 90
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -17.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing Broadband as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Lancashire

Broadband
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Broadband in Lancashire

Broadband
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nelson - 3 £58,750 -
Broadband
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (40.00%) DBS Check
2 2 (40.00%) xDSL
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) IPv4
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) PPP
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) L2TP
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) Perl

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
2 2 (40.00%) EIGRP
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) IPv4
2 2 (40.00%) L2TP
2 2 (40.00%) MPLS
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) PPP
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) xDSL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Installation Technician
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSP
3 1 (20.00%) JNCIA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) VMware