Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
Manchester > Rochdale
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 23 20
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3 -
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 23 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 20.91% 15.29% 10.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.85% 17.65% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 24 13
Rochdale median annual salary £43,000 £55,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.52% -3.48% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £19,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £60,000 £92,500
Manchester median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% +14.29% +27.27%

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 Rochdale with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Rochdale
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 66 136 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 60.00% 86.62% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 62 132 84
Rochdale median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,300 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £67,000
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +7.14%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

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

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Rochdale

Broadband
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for Broadband in Rochdale

Broadband
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in Rochdale over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Broadband in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 24 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) Juniper
2 18 (78.26%) Ericsson
2 18 (78.26%) BGP
3 17 (73.91%) Ethernet
4 14 (60.87%) MPLS
4 14 (60.87%) Internet
4 14 (60.87%) Telecoms
4 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (60.87%) Huawei
5 13 (56.52%) Firewall
5 13 (56.52%) Configuration Management
6 12 (52.17%) OSPF
6 12 (52.17%) Nagios
6 12 (52.17%) DNS
6 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
6 12 (52.17%) SNMP
6 12 (52.17%) Wi-Fi
6 12 (52.17%) TACACS
6 12 (52.17%) SCCM
6 12 (52.17%) PCI DSS
6 12 (52.17%) Cacti
6 12 (52.17%) OpenNMS
6 12 (52.17%) Puppet
6 12 (52.17%) Network Management
6 12 (52.17%) MRTG
6 12 (52.17%) RANCID
7 9 (39.13%) JNCIP
8 8 (34.78%) Brocade
8 8 (34.78%) Change Management

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale 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 18 (78.26%) BGP
2 17 (73.91%) Ethernet
3 14 (60.87%) Internet
3 14 (60.87%) MPLS
4 13 (56.52%) Firewall
5 12 (52.17%) DNS
5 12 (52.17%) MRTG
5 12 (52.17%) OSPF
5 12 (52.17%) SNMP
5 12 (52.17%) TACACS
5 12 (52.17%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (34.78%) HSRP
6 8 (34.78%) IPv6
6 8 (34.78%) LAN
6 8 (34.78%) VLAN
6 8 (34.78%) VoIP
6 8 (34.78%) VPN
6 8 (34.78%) VRRP
7 4 (17.39%) ICMP
7 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) MSTest
2 4 (17.39%) Selenium
2 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (60.87%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Designer
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Network Designer
3 4 (17.39%) NOC Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior NOC Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Lead Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
1 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (17.39%) CSS
1 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) jQuery
1 4 (17.39%) LINQ
1 4 (17.39%) WCF
1 4 (17.39%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
1 5 (21.74%) Unix
2 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Configuration Management
2 12 (52.17%) Network Management
3 8 (34.78%) Change Management
4 5 (21.74%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (17.39%) DevOps
5 4 (17.39%) Kanban
5 4 (17.39%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) Pair Programming
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Workflow
6 3 (13.04%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (8.70%) Coaching
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) Network Planning
8 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.35%) Network Design
8 1 (4.35%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) Perl
1 6 (26.09%) PHP
1 6 (26.09%) Python
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) C#
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) JNCIP
3 8 (34.78%) CCNP
4 6 (26.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (52.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (52.17%) Cacti
1 12 (52.17%) Nagios
1 12 (52.17%) OpenNMS
1 12 (52.17%) Puppet
1 12 (52.17%) RANCID
1 12 (52.17%) SCCM
2 4 (17.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) Ericsson
2 18 (78.26%) Juniper
3 14 (60.87%) Huawei
4 8 (34.78%) Brocade
4 8 (34.78%) Foundry
5 4 (17.39%) Redback
5 4 (17.39%) ZyXEL