The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 55 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 1.08% 3.70% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 22.81% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 6
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
LAN
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 Bradford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 57 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 6.51% 16.24% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 34
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £28,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

LAN
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

LAN Salary Trend in Bradford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing LAN 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 LAN.

1 20 (95.24%) WAN
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 13 (61.90%) Windows
5 11 (52.38%) VMware
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) SAN
7 8 (38.10%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco
8 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (28.57%) WAAS
9 6 (28.57%) CCNP
9 6 (28.57%) CCNA
9 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (28.57%) SNMP
9 6 (28.57%) VoIP
9 6 (28.57%) Linux
9 6 (28.57%) CCSA
9 6 (28.57%) CCSE
10 5 (23.81%) DHCP
10 5 (23.81%) DNS
10 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
11 4 (19.05%) NAS
11 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (19.05%) MCITP
11 4 (19.05%) Statistics

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bradford region citing LAN 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 LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) WAN
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 8 (38.10%) SAN
4 6 (28.57%) VoIP
4 6 (28.57%) SNMP
4 6 (28.57%) WAAS
5 5 (23.81%) DNS
5 5 (23.81%) DHCP
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
6 4 (19.05%) NAS
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
8 2 (9.52%) Internet
9 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
9 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (19.05%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Network Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Statistics
1 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) SIEM
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) CCNP
1 6 (28.57%) CCNA
1 6 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (28.57%) CCSA
1 6 (28.57%) CCSE
2 4 (19.05%) MCTS
2 4 (19.05%) MCITP
2 4 (19.05%) MCSA
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) VMware
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) NetApp
5 2 (9.52%) Genesys
5 2 (9.52%) Avaya
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
6 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire
6 1 (4.76%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) ArcSight