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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Broadband
Rank 176 160 159
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.21% 0.036% 0.036%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.86% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £25,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £38,961 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-22.99% +11.31%
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
933 488 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.59% 17.40% 18.99%
Number of salaries quoted 659 376 400
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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%) 3rd Line Support
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
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service 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%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
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