The table below looks at the statistics for Line 500 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line 500 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sage Line 500
Rank 180 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Line 500 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.026% - -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.93% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
Line 500
West 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 Leeds region.

Business Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
107 131 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.83% 4.97% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 75 117 135
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £28,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £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 Leeds

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

Line 500 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Line 500
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Line 500 Salary Trend in Leeds

Line 500
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

Line 500
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (33.33%) Postfix
2 1 (33.33%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Sage
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco