The table below looks at the statistics for Line 500 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 Line 500 over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage Line 500
Rank 207 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.040% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 1.07% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £24,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Line 500
Yorkshire

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

Business Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
187 231 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.75% 6.41% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 124 184 211
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,328 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

Line 500
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Line 500 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Line 500
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line 500 across the West Yorkshire region.

Line 500 Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Line 500
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 Line 500 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
(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
Castleford - 1 £26,000 -
Leeds - 1 £22,500 -
Line 500
Yorkshire

Line 500
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Line 500 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 Line 500.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Sage
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Kaspersky
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) CAD
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (25.00%) C

Line 500
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Line 500 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 Line 500. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Debian
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
2 1 (25.00%) Postfix
2 1 (25.00%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Sage
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco