The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 179 157 166
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 10 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.038% 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.08% 0.21% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £22,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £40,000 £34,731
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +15.17%
Broadband
West 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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
929 469 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.39% 17.69% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 648 348 393
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Broadband
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Broadband Salary Trend in Leeds

Broadband
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 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%) Telecoms
1 8 (72.73%) Network Security
1 8 (72.73%) Fortinet
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Internet

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 8 (72.73%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Support Engineer
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
2 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Fortinet
2 1 (9.09%) F5
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint