Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 205 232
Rank change year-on-year -20 +27 +15
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 3 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.053% 0.098% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.43% 0.71% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £26,250 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.38% +25.00% -20.75%
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 Scotland with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 704 709 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 12.48% 13.84% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 465 457 463
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,150 £23,200
90th Percentile £67,000 £57,800 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in Scotland

Broadband
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Broadband in Scotland

Broadband
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 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
Glasgow -7 3 £40,000 -
Broadband
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Progress
2 1 (33.33%) ADSL
2 1 (33.33%) PBX
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) CTI
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Nessus
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) CCDE

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ADSL
1 1 (33.33%) CTI
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security
1 1 (33.33%) PBX
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Handset
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Software Licensing
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCDE
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE Service Provider
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
2 1 (33.33%) Progress
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys
2 1 (33.33%) Samsung