The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 202 164 164
Rank change year-on-year
-38 0
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 11 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.21% 0.49% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.31% 2.44% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 2
Average salary £21,250 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
838 779 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.32% 20.04% 18.08%
Number of salaries quoted 644 621 541
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Broadband
Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 8 £21,500 -
Bradford -3 4 £21,000 -42.46%
Halifax - 1 £21,250 -
Huddersfield - 1 £21,250 -
Broadband
Yorkshire

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 20 (95.24%) VoIP
3 19 (90.48%) Firewall
4 17 (80.95%) Fortinet
5 14 (66.67%) BGP
6 13 (61.90%) Windows
7 12 (57.14%) SLA
7 12 (57.14%) Cisco
7 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
7 12 (57.14%) OSPF
8 11 (52.38%) BT
9 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
10 5 (23.81%) LAN
10 5 (23.81%) Migration
10 5 (23.81%) WAN
11 3 (14.29%) VPN
11 3 (14.29%) CRM
11 3 (14.29%) Network Security
12 1 (4.76%) MVC
12 1 (4.76%) WinForms
12 1 (4.76%) Scrum
12 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (4.76%) C#
12 1 (4.76%) C++
12 1 (4.76%) .NET
12 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
12 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
12 1 (4.76%) MCP
12 1 (4.76%) MCAD
12 1 (4.76%) MCSD

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) VoIP
2 19 (90.48%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) BGP
4 12 (57.14%) OSPF
5 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
6 5 (23.81%) LAN
6 5 (23.81%) WAN
7 3 (14.29%) VPN
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (4.76%) NUnit
General
1 21 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Telecoms Engineer
2 11 (52.38%) Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Migration Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Help Desk Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
5 3 (14.29%) Service Manager
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.76%) Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Customer Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) WPF Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) WinForms
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.76%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
1 1 (4.76%) WCF
1 1 (4.76%) WPF
1 1 (4.76%) LINQ
1 1 (4.76%) MonoRail
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (4.76%) MVC
3 1 (4.76%) Scrum
3 1 (4.76%) MVVM
3 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MCP
1 1 (4.76%) MCAD
1 1 (4.76%) MCSD
1 1 (4.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (57.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Fortinet
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) BT