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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank 217 214 193
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 4 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.092% 0.041% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.67% 0.25% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Average salary £52,500 £31,250 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.00% +48.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,650 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £39,850 £24,800
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
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
598 808 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.69% 16.65% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 510 649 570
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Broadband Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Broadband
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 4 £53,750 +27.97%
Bradford - 1 £25,000 -
Broadband
Yorkshire

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) SSL
4 2 (25.00%) PPP
4 2 (25.00%) IPv4
4 2 (25.00%) CCIE
4 2 (25.00%) CCSP
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
4 2 (25.00%) L2TP
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) OSPF
4 2 (25.00%) BGP

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) BGP
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) IPsec
3 2 (25.00%) IPv4
3 2 (25.00%) L2TP
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) OSPF
3 2 (25.00%) PPP
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) xDSL
4 1 (12.50%) DSL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Account Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) IT Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CCIE
1 2 (25.00%) CCSP
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) JNCIA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle