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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 627 545
Rank change year-on-year +31 -82  
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 261 333 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.91% 1.84% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 185 237 317
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,069 £20,495
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -12.50%  

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 13636 18120 19660
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.97% 17.36% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11111 14994 15669
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 29 March 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 29 March 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 -8 231 £37,500 -6.25% 32
London +19 81 £40,000 - 9
South East +40 55 £34,500 -31.00% 6
North West -16 39 £40,000 +90.47% 5
Manchester -6 24 £40,000 +81.81% 3
Berkshire +31 22 £37,500 -40.23% 1
Reading +31 15 £38,000 -29.30% 1
Hampshire +33 14 £35,000 -44.44% 1
West Midlands +43 13 £37,500 +15.38% 5
South West +30 12 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Rochdale - 12 £47,500 - 2
Yorkshire +33 11 £25,000 -35.89% 2
East of England -13 10 £27,500 - 1
East Midlands +7 8 £21,600 -35.03% 1
North Yorkshire +13 7 £25,500 +2.00% 1
Wales +10 7 £29,000 -42.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +5 7 £21,500 -31.74%
Cheshire -28 7 £21,600 +8.00% 1
Romford - 7 £29,000 -
Surrey +37 6 £33,500 -33.00%
Warrington +15 6 £21,600 -54.52%
St Helens - 6 £48,750 - 1
Merseyside - 6 £48,750 - 1
Birmingham - 6 £37,500 - 2
Essex +17 5 £27,500 -
Milton Keynes +7 5 - -
Abingdon +22 4 £40,000 +42.85%
Bracknell +20 4 £27,500 -
Oxfordshire +6 4 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Leicestershire -2 4 £21,600 -10.00%

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 227 (46.33%) Telecoms
2 117 (23.88%) Windows
3 109 (22.24%) Cisco
4 104 (21.22%) Cisco Certification
5 93 (18.98%) Internet
6 90 (18.37%) Firewall
7 82 (16.73%) Juniper
8 78 (15.92%) LAN
9 77 (15.71%) .NET
10 75 (15.31%) WAN
11 74 (15.10%) C#
12 73 (14.90%) SQL Server
12 73 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
13 63 (12.86%) TDD
14 62 (12.65%) Scrum
15 60 (12.24%) TCP/IP
15 60 (12.24%) NUnit
16 59 (12.04%) CCNP
17 58 (11.84%) CCNA
17 58 (11.84%) Ethernet
18 57 (11.63%) Microsoft
18 57 (11.63%) MPLS
19 56 (11.43%) HTML
19 56 (11.43%) WPF
19 56 (11.43%) MVVM
20 54 (11.02%) VoIP
21 53 (10.82%) WinForms
21 53 (10.82%) Rhino Mocks
21 53 (10.82%) Castle Windsor
22 48 (9.80%) CSS

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 16 (3.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (1.63%) CMS
4 6 (1.22%) Apache
4 6 (1.22%) WordPress
5 3 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.61%) IIS
6 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.41%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.41%) SAS
6 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.20%) Confluence
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 32 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.12%) MS Office
3 8 (1.63%) Mozilla Thunderbird
4 7 (1.43%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.22%) MS Project
6 3 (0.61%) Adobe Captivate
6 3 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.61%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.61%) InDesign
7 2 (0.41%) EngageOne
7 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.02%) Unica
2 3 (0.61%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.61%) Lawson
2 3 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.41%) Apache OFBiz
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.41%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.20%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (2.45%) Office 365
2 10 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.61%) MailChimp
4 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.41%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (0.41%) PaaS
5 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (18.98%) Internet
2 90 (18.37%) Firewall
3 78 (15.92%) LAN
4 75 (15.31%) WAN
5 60 (12.24%) TCP/IP
6 58 (11.84%) Ethernet
7 57 (11.63%) MPLS
8 54 (11.02%) VoIP
9 45 (9.18%) Wi-Fi
10 44 (8.98%) BGP
11 42 (8.57%) DNS
12 40 (8.16%) VPN
13 31 (6.33%) Wireless
14 25 (5.10%) Network Security
15 23 (4.69%) TACACS
16 22 (4.49%) ADSL
16 22 (4.49%) Asterisk PBX
16 22 (4.49%) ISDN
17 19 (3.88%) OSPF
18 14 (2.86%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (14.90%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.37%) SQL Server 2014
3 18 (3.67%) MySQL
4 15 (3.06%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.82%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.61%) Big Data
8 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.41%) DB2
9 2 (0.41%) Looker
9 2 (0.41%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.41%) Power BI
9 2 (0.41%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (0.41%) QlikView
9 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 60 (12.24%) NUnit
2 53 (10.82%) Rhino Mocks
3 36 (7.35%) gulp
4 32 (6.53%) Moq
5 31 (6.33%) MSTest
6 18 (3.67%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.02%) GitLab
7 5 (1.02%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.82%) Babel
8 4 (0.82%) Grunt
8 4 (0.82%) JIRA
8 4 (0.82%) Mercurial
8 4 (0.82%) webpack
9 3 (0.61%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (0.61%) Metasploit
10 2 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.20%) Axure RP
General
1 227 (46.33%) Telecoms
2 42 (8.57%) Marketing
3 37 (7.55%) Finance
4 15 (3.06%) Billing
5 11 (2.24%) Legal
6 6 (1.22%) Retail
7 5 (1.02%) Banking
8 4 (0.82%) Advertising
9 3 (0.61%) Back Office
9 3 (0.61%) Games
9 3 (0.61%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.61%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.41%) Electronics
10 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 110 (22.45%) Developer
2 75 (15.31%) Network Engineer
2 75 (15.31%) Telecoms Developer
3 45 (9.18%) .NET Developer
4 44 (8.98%) Analyst
5 41 (8.37%) Senior Developer
6 40 (8.16%) Support Engineer
7 37 (7.55%) C# Developer
8 32 (6.53%) Angular Developer
9 25 (5.10%) C# WPF Developer
9 25 (5.10%) WinForms Developer
9 25 (5.10%) WPF Developer
10 22 (4.49%) Cisco Engineer
11 20 (4.08%) Administrator
11 20 (4.08%) IT Support
12 18 (3.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 18 (3.67%) Designer
13 17 (3.47%) Linux Engineer
13 17 (3.47%) Network Support
14 15 (3.06%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (15.71%) .NET
2 56 (11.43%) HTML
2 56 (11.43%) WPF
3 53 (10.82%) Castle Windsor
3 53 (10.82%) WinForms
4 48 (9.80%) CSS
5 45 (9.18%) AngularJS
6 39 (7.96%) HTML5
7 38 (7.76%) ASP.NET
7 38 (7.76%) RESTful
8 36 (7.35%) Sass
9 32 (6.53%) Compass CSS Framework
9 32 (6.53%) CSS3
10 31 (6.33%) Ninject
10 31 (6.33%) Spring.NET
10 31 (6.33%) Unity DI Container
11 29 (5.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (5.92%) NHibernate
12 25 (5.10%) LINQ
12 25 (5.10%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.98%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.92%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.08%) Data Centre
3 20 (4.08%) Handset
4 18 (3.67%) Driving Licence
5 17 (3.47%) Management Information System
6 15 (3.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 15 (3.06%) e-Health
7 10 (2.04%) Animation
8 9 (1.84%) User Experience
9 4 (0.82%) BBC
9 4 (0.82%) Mobile Computing
10 3 (0.61%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.61%) Cybercrime
10 3 (0.61%) Derivative
10 3 (0.61%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.61%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.61%) iPhone
10 3 (0.61%) Motion Graphics
10 3 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 117 (23.88%) Windows
2 47 (9.59%) Linux
3 27 (5.51%) Unix
4 21 (4.29%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.04%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.22%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.02%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.02%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.82%) CentOS
9 3 (0.61%) AIX
9 3 (0.61%) Android
9 3 (0.61%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.61%) FreeBSD
9 3 (0.61%) Solaris
9 3 (0.61%) SUSE
9 3 (0.61%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (14.90%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (12.86%) TDD
3 62 (12.65%) Scrum
4 56 (11.43%) MVVM
5 47 (9.59%) ITIL
6 42 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (7.96%) Network Design
8 38 (7.76%) MVC
9 35 (7.14%) Kanban
10 34 (6.94%) Change Management
11 32 (6.53%) API Design
12 31 (6.33%) Dependency Injection
12 31 (6.33%) Inversion of Control
13 29 (5.92%) Network Management
14 26 (5.31%) Configuration Management
14 26 (5.31%) Network Monitoring
15 25 (5.10%) CRM
16 24 (4.90%) Mentoring
17 23 (4.69%) Front End Development
18 21 (4.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (15.10%) C#
2 43 (8.78%) C++
2 43 (8.78%) JavaScript
3 40 (8.16%) SQL
4 36 (7.35%) Python
5 24 (4.90%) Perl
6 22 (4.49%) PHP
7 18 (3.67%) Java
8 15 (3.06%) VB
8 15 (3.06%) VB.NET
9 12 (2.45%) Bash Shell
10 11 (2.24%) C
11 7 (1.43%) Ruby
11 7 (1.43%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.22%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.02%) Go
14 4 (0.82%) ES6
15 3 (0.61%) Groovy
15 3 (0.61%) XAML
16 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 104 (21.22%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (12.04%) CCNP
3 58 (11.84%) CCNA
4 41 (8.37%) Degree
5 39 (7.96%) Security Cleared
6 38 (7.76%) JNCIA
7 29 (5.92%) JNCIP
8 26 (5.31%) SC Cleared
9 20 (4.08%) JNCIE
10 19 (3.88%) JNCIS
11 18 (3.67%) DV Cleared
12 16 (3.27%) DBS Check
13 9 (1.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (1.22%) CCIE
14 6 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.02%) ACCA
15 5 (1.02%) APMP
15 5 (1.02%) CIMA
16 3 (0.61%) AAT
17 2 (0.41%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.69%) PCI DSS
2 16 (3.27%) SLA
3 12 (2.45%) QA
4 3 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.41%) IFRS
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 27 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.63%) XenServer
5 5 (1.02%) Firmware
5 5 (1.02%) NFS
6 3 (0.61%) KVM
6 3 (0.61%) Varnish
6 3 (0.61%) Xen
7 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (5.71%) Puppet
2 26 (5.31%) Nagios
3 21 (4.29%) OpenNMS
4 18 (3.67%) Ansible
5 15 (3.06%) RANCID
5 15 (3.06%) SCCM
6 12 (2.45%) Cacti
7 6 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.61%) Grafana
8 3 (0.61%) Nessus
8 3 (0.61%) Nmap
8 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.41%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.20%) Cisco CME
10 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.20%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.20%) OpenView
10 1 (0.20%) QRadar
Vendors
1 109 (22.24%) Cisco
2 82 (16.73%) Juniper
3 57 (11.63%) Microsoft
4 29 (5.92%) VMware
5 25 (5.10%) Ericsson
6 23 (4.69%) Huawei
7 18 (3.67%) Brocade
8 17 (3.47%) Adobe
8 17 (3.47%) BT
9 14 (2.86%) Dell
10 13 (2.65%) Palo Alto
11 11 (2.24%) BroadSoft
12 9 (1.84%) HP
13 8 (1.63%) F5
13 8 (1.63%) Oracle
14 7 (1.43%) Foundry
14 7 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
14 7 (1.43%) ZyXEL
15 6 (1.22%) Redback
15 6 (1.22%) Sage
Poole, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Uncapped OTE,Bonus,Pension,PMI
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance+ben
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
FutureBoard
Posted: 15 hours ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
IntaPeople
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
The North Starr
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £22000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 12 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
North West London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent package
Posted: 8 days ago
North West London
Utility Warehouse Ltd
Salary: From £20,230 to £20,730 per annum + up to 25% monthly bonus, share opt
Posted: 20 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: Additional benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Code Enigma Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + £1,000 personal development budget
Posted: 16 days ago