The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 175 - 138
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 8 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% - 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.23% - 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 2
Average salary £21,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
650 472 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.16% 16.95% 19.98%
Number of salaries quoted 510 375 382
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Broadband
West Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Broadband Salary Histogram in Leeds

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (92.31%) VoIP
3 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) Fortinet
4 8 (61.54%) BGP
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) SLA
6 6 (46.15%) Cisco
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
6 6 (46.15%) OSPF
7 5 (38.46%) LAN
7 5 (38.46%) Migration
7 5 (38.46%) WAN
7 5 (38.46%) BT
8 3 (23.08%) Network Security
9 1 (7.69%) MVC
9 1 (7.69%) WinForms
9 1 (7.69%) Scrum
9 1 (7.69%) VPN
9 1 (7.69%) CRM
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (7.69%) C#
9 1 (7.69%) C++
9 1 (7.69%) .NET
9 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
9 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
9 1 (7.69%) MCP
9 1 (7.69%) MCAD
9 1 (7.69%) MCSD

Broadband
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) VoIP
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) BGP
4 6 (46.15%) OSPF
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) Network Security
7 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) NUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 13 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Migration Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Telecoms Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Service Manager
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) WPF Developer
5 1 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) WinForms
1 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
1 1 (7.69%) WCF
1 1 (7.69%) WPF
1 1 (7.69%) LINQ
1 1 (7.69%) MonoRail
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
2 1 (7.69%) MVVM
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) MCAD
1 1 (7.69%) MCSD
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Fortinet
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) BT