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

Broadband
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 608 584
Rank change year-on-year +37 -24  
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 310 363 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.37% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.16% 2.18% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 232 271 324
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,475
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £59,300
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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 14351 16668 19314
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.16% 16.90% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11670 13853 15719
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,597 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Broadband
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Broadband in the UK

Broadband
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Broadband in the UK

Broadband
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England -13 273 £40,000 +11.11% 40
London +30 88 £50,000 +25.00% 7
North West -41 60 £42,500 +32.81% 7
South East +3 50 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Manchester -21 41 £40,000 - 7
Berkshire +19 27 £40,000 -52.94% 3
East of England -6 24 £38,500 +40.00% 4
Reading +32 20 £57,500 +9.52% 1
South West -20 18 £21,000 -35.38% 2
West Midlands +29 16 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Yorkshire +6 16 £22,000 -32.30% 4
Suffolk - 16 £42,000 - 1
Ipswich - 14 £42,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +2 12 £41,250 +39.83%
Rochdale +1 12 £49,000 +151.28% 3
Merseyside - 11 £45,000 -
St Helens - 11 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 10 £37,500 -
Romford - 10 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire +4 7 £21,000 -25.00%
Milton Keynes -1 7 £30,000 -
Cheltenham - 7 £21,000 -
Hampshire +32 6 £38,000 -15.55% 3
South Wales +17 6 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Wales +15 6 £45,000 +100.00% 1
West Yorkshire +13 6 £22,000 -38.88% 1
North Yorkshire +4 6 £18,000 -2.70% 2
Salford - 6 - -
Cornwall - 6 £21,000 -
Cardiff +12 5 £50,000 -

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

1 259 (47.18%) Telecoms
2 144 (26.23%) Windows
3 129 (23.50%) Cisco
4 119 (21.68%) Cisco Certification
5 118 (21.49%) .NET
6 116 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
7 115 (20.95%) Firewall
8 110 (20.04%) C#
9 108 (19.67%) SQL Server
10 98 (17.85%) Scrum
11 96 (17.49%) Juniper
12 89 (16.21%) WAN
13 86 (15.66%) TDD
14 81 (14.75%) LAN
15 80 (14.57%) NUnit
16 79 (14.39%) WPF
16 79 (14.39%) MVVM
17 78 (14.21%) Greenfield Project
18 72 (13.11%) Internet
19 69 (12.57%) MPLS
19 69 (12.57%) CCNA
20 67 (12.20%) VoIP
20 67 (12.20%) WinForms
21 66 (12.02%) Ethernet
22 65 (11.84%) Microsoft
22 65 (11.84%) Rhino Mocks
22 65 (11.84%) Castle Windsor
23 62 (11.29%) VPN
23 62 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
24 61 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 15 (2.73%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.19%) CMS
3 6 (1.09%) Apache
3 6 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.09%) WordPress
4 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (0.91%) IIS
4 5 (0.91%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.55%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.18%) Confluence
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (5.83%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.46%) Mozilla Thunderbird
4 7 (1.28%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.91%) EngageOne
5 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.55%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.55%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.55%) InDesign
6 3 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.28%) Unica
2 4 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.55%) Apache OFBiz
3 3 (0.55%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.55%) Lawson
3 3 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.36%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.18%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.19%) Office 365
4 6 (1.09%) SaaS
5 5 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.73%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.55%) Google Tag Manager
7 3 (0.55%) MailChimp
7 3 (0.55%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.18%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (20.95%) Firewall
2 89 (16.21%) WAN
3 81 (14.75%) LAN
4 72 (13.11%) Internet
5 69 (12.57%) MPLS
6 67 (12.20%) VoIP
7 66 (12.02%) Ethernet
8 62 (11.29%) VPN
9 53 (9.65%) TCP/IP
10 47 (8.56%) DNS
11 46 (8.38%) BGP
12 43 (7.83%) ADSL
13 41 (7.47%) Wi-Fi
14 39 (7.10%) Wireless
15 33 (6.01%) Network Security
16 32 (5.83%) OSPF
17 30 (5.46%) IPsec
18 29 (5.28%) SSL
19 28 (5.10%) Asterisk PBX
20 24 (4.37%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.47%) SQL Server 2016
3 38 (6.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 22 (4.01%) MySQL
5 10 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.28%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.91%) DB2
9 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.55%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (0.55%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.55%) Power BI
10 3 (0.55%) Qlik Sense
10 3 (0.55%) QlikView
11 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.36%) Looker
11 2 (0.36%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.36%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 80 (14.57%) NUnit
2 65 (11.84%) Rhino Mocks
3 55 (10.02%) MSTest
4 40 (7.29%) Moq
5 17 (3.10%) gulp
6 12 (2.19%) Git (software)
7 6 (1.09%) JIRA
8 4 (0.73%) Babel
8 4 (0.73%) Grunt
8 4 (0.73%) Maven
8 4 (0.73%) Subversion
8 4 (0.73%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.73%) webpack
9 3 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (0.55%) GitLab
9 3 (0.55%) Jasmine
9 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.55%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 259 (47.18%) Telecoms
2 46 (8.38%) Finance
2 46 (8.38%) Marketing
3 24 (4.37%) Billing
4 9 (1.64%) Games
4 9 (1.64%) Retail
5 7 (1.28%) Banking
6 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.55%) Advertising
7 3 (0.55%) Electronics
7 3 (0.55%) General Ledger
7 3 (0.55%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.36%) Legal
8 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
9 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 136 (24.77%) Developer
2 82 (14.94%) Telecoms Developer
3 74 (13.48%) .NET Developer
4 66 (12.02%) Network Engineer
5 53 (9.65%) C# Developer
6 47 (8.56%) Support Engineer
7 45 (8.20%) Analyst
8 33 (6.01%) Cisco Engineer
9 30 (5.46%) Senior Developer
10 26 (4.74%) C# WPF Developer
10 26 (4.74%) WinForms Developer
10 26 (4.74%) WPF Developer
11 23 (4.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 23 (4.19%) JavaScript Developer
12 20 (3.64%) C# .NET Developer
13 18 (3.28%) Administrator
13 18 (3.28%) Technical Support
14 17 (3.10%) IT Support
15 16 (2.91%) Operations Engineer
15 16 (2.91%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (21.49%) .NET
2 79 (14.39%) WPF
3 67 (12.20%) WinForms
4 65 (11.84%) Castle Windsor
5 53 (9.65%) Ninject
5 53 (9.65%) Spring.NET
6 52 (9.47%) HTML
6 52 (9.47%) Unity DI Container
7 48 (8.74%) ASP.NET
8 41 (7.47%) CSS
9 33 (6.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (5.28%) AngularJS
11 28 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 28 (5.10%) LINQ
12 27 (4.92%) NHibernate
13 26 (4.74%) MonoRail
14 23 (4.19%) HTML5
15 19 (3.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (3.10%) RESTful
16 17 (3.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 78 (14.21%) Greenfield Project
2 61 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.46%) Handset
4 26 (4.74%) Data Centre
5 25 (4.55%) Driving Licence
6 24 (4.37%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 11 (2.00%) User Experience
9 10 (1.82%) e-Health
9 10 (1.82%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.64%) Cybercrime
11 7 (1.28%) Animation
12 5 (0.91%) Replication
13 4 (0.73%) Social Media
14 3 (0.55%) Augmented Reality
14 3 (0.55%) e-Learning
14 3 (0.55%) Learning Management System
14 3 (0.55%) Motion Graphics
14 3 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.36%) STB
Operating Systems
1 144 (26.23%) Windows
2 41 (7.47%) Linux
3 33 (6.01%) Unix
4 22 (4.01%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.64%) CentOS
6 7 (1.28%) FreeBSD
6 7 (1.28%) Solaris
7 6 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.91%) AIX
8 5 (0.91%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.91%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.55%) Android
10 3 (0.55%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.55%) SUSE
10 3 (0.55%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (17.85%) Scrum
3 86 (15.66%) TDD
4 79 (14.39%) MVVM
5 62 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (10.75%) Kanban
7 53 (9.65%) Dependency Injection
7 53 (9.65%) Inversion of Control
8 52 (9.47%) MVC
9 45 (8.20%) ITIL
10 37 (6.74%) Mentoring
11 34 (6.19%) Change Management
12 26 (4.74%) Load Balancing
13 25 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
14 24 (4.37%) Network Management
14 24 (4.37%) Web Development
15 23 (4.19%) Configuration Management
15 23 (4.19%) Project Management
16 22 (4.01%) CRM
16 22 (4.01%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 110 (20.04%) C#
2 56 (10.20%) JavaScript
3 46 (8.38%) C++
4 43 (7.83%) SQL
5 26 (4.74%) Python
5 26 (4.74%) VB
5 26 (4.74%) VB.NET
6 20 (3.64%) Perl
7 19 (3.46%) C
7 19 (3.46%) Java
7 19 (3.46%) PHP
8 10 (1.82%) Bash Shell
9 9 (1.64%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.46%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.46%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.91%) ES6
12 3 (0.55%) Groovy
12 3 (0.55%) Ruby
12 3 (0.55%) XAML
13 2 (0.36%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 119 (21.68%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (12.57%) CCNA
3 58 (10.56%) CCNP
4 56 (10.20%) Security Cleared
5 41 (7.47%) SC Cleared
6 39 (7.10%) Degree
7 30 (5.46%) JNCIA
8 28 (5.10%) JNCIP
9 16 (2.91%) DBS Check
10 15 (2.73%) JNCIS
11 14 (2.55%) JNCIE
12 12 (2.19%) DV Cleared
13 11 (2.00%) CCIE
14 8 (1.46%) CCSP
15 5 (0.91%) ACCA
15 5 (0.91%) CIMA
15 5 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
16 4 (0.73%) Citrix Certification
16 4 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.55%) SLA
2 20 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.64%) QA
4 3 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.36%) IFRS
5 2 (0.36%) PMO
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (6.56%) Active Directory
3 21 (3.83%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.91%) KVM
4 5 (0.91%) NFS
4 5 (0.91%) XenServer
5 3 (0.55%) Firmware
5 3 (0.55%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.36%) Docker
6 2 (0.36%) HDFS
6 2 (0.36%) XenApp
7 1 (0.18%) Varnish
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 31 (5.65%) Nagios
2 25 (4.55%) Cacti
3 21 (3.83%) Puppet
4 18 (3.28%) Ansible
4 18 (3.28%) OpenNMS
5 13 (2.37%) RANCID
5 13 (2.37%) SCCM
6 12 (2.19%) Cisco CME
6 12 (2.19%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.28%) Grafana
8 7 (1.28%) SolarWinds Orion
9 6 (1.09%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.91%) Red Hat Satellite
10 5 (0.91%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 2 (0.36%) OpenView
11 2 (0.36%) SCOM
12 1 (0.18%) Cisco Prime
12 1 (0.18%) Nessus
Vendors
1 129 (23.50%) Cisco
2 96 (17.49%) Juniper
3 65 (11.84%) Microsoft
4 46 (8.38%) VMware
5 29 (5.28%) BT
6 26 (4.74%) Ericsson
7 20 (3.64%) BroadSoft
8 19 (3.46%) Huawei
9 18 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (2.73%) Avaya
10 15 (2.73%) HP
11 14 (2.55%) Adobe
11 14 (2.55%) F5
11 14 (2.55%) Oracle
12 13 (2.37%) Citrix
12 13 (2.37%) Redback
13 12 (2.19%) Palo Alto
14 9 (1.64%) Brocade
15 8 (1.46%) Dell
15 8 (1.46%) Red Hat
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + pension + 6 month salary reviews
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews + free par
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
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Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £15000 per annum + benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Webrecruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + shift allowance
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Bath, Avon
Team Jobs
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum 24days hols + excellent benefits!
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Ipswich, Suffolk
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Utility Warehouse Ltd
Salary: £20,730 per annum a great bonus of up to 25% (OTE £26,000) + benefits!
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South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
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West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
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Posted: 15 days ago
Broxburn, West Lothian
Lomond Books Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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West London
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