Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 310 295 334
Rank change year-on-year -15 +39 -8
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 18 44 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.17% 0.40% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.99% 2.19% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 40 16
South West median annual salary £31,500 £24,600 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.05% -29.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £18,000 £19,000 £19,125
90th Percentile £59,500 £53,625 £46,250
England median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +6.67%

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 the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1810 2012 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.58% 18.41% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1484 1652 1946
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Broadband as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in the South West

Broadband
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Broadband in the South West

Broadband
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in the South West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Broadband in the South West

Broadband
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 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
Bristol -42 10 £19,000 -17.39% 1
Wiltshire +5 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Devon - 3 - -
Cornwall - 1 £25,000 -
Broadband
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South West region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) Internet
3 4 (22.22%) ADSL
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) EMC
3 4 (22.22%) Electronics
4 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (16.67%) Office 365
4 3 (16.67%) Mac OS
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) PBX
4 3 (16.67%) SLA
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 3 (16.67%) Apple
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (11.11%) OrCAD
5 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Cadence
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (11.11%) OrCAD
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) ADSL
1 4 (22.22%) DHCP
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
1 4 (22.22%) Internet
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) PBX
3 1 (5.56%) FTP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTP
3 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (5.56%) IMAP
3 1 (5.56%) Intranet
3 1 (5.56%) SMTP
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) RF Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Design Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) PCB Design Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) PCB Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) RF Design Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior RF Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Communications Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 3 (16.67%) Mac OS
2 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
2 1 (5.56%) Document Management
2 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
2 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
1 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) EMC
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (11.11%) Cadence
3 2 (11.11%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (5.56%) BMC
4 1 (5.56%) Facebook
4 1 (5.56%) Remedy