Period
to 20 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 222 232 203
Rank change year-on-year +10 -29 +36
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.097% 0.053% 0.044%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.00% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Scotland median annual salary £21,500 £30,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.51% +25.77% +18.29%
10th Percentile £20,750 £20,850 £17,525
90th Percentile £50,450 £58,150 £31,975
UK median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -

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 502 739 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.76% 13.11% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 344 466 403
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.64% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,875 £61,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram 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 March 2019. 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 +21 3 £21,500 -13.13%
Edinburgh -1 1 - - 2
West Lothian - 1 £55,000 - 1
Broadband
UK

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
3 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (40.00%) Hudson
3 2 (40.00%) B2B Sales
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Telesales
3 2 (40.00%) Business Development
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Confluence
4 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) ADSL
4 1 (20.00%) LAN

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 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) ADSL
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Hudson
2 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development Executive
1 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Telephony Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) B2B Sales
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (40.00%) Telesales
3 1 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft