The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank - 201 174
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.19% 0.100%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.04% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 3
Average salary - £19,750 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.95%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Broadband
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
811 768 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.22% 17.94% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 644 574 586
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Broadband across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Broadband
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Broadband Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Broadband
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband.

1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
2 8 (72.73%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) VoIP
2 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) BGP
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 8 (72.73%) Fortinet
2 8 (72.73%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Broadband also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Broadband. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) VoIP
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
1 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
1 8 (72.73%) BGP
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
1 8 (72.73%) Network Security
General
1 9 (81.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Fortinet