The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Bradford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 36 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 10 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.03% 1.86% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 13.64% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 7
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% -11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 18.18% 13.66% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44 32 57
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
West Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bradford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) WAN
2 9 (56.25%) VPN
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 4 (25.00%) IPsec
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (25.00%) Release Management
6 4 (25.00%) MS Office
6 4 (25.00%) Firmware
6 4 (25.00%) CCNP
6 4 (25.00%) CCNA
6 4 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
7 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
8 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (12.50%) SCVMM
8 2 (12.50%) Windows 8

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (93.75%) WAN
2 9 (56.25%) VPN
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 4 (25.00%) IPsec
6 2 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (12.50%) MPLS
6 2 (12.50%) OSPF
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) IMAP4
6 2 (12.50%) POP3
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
7 1 (6.25%) VPLS
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (6.25%) BT 21CN
7 1 (6.25%) DHCP
7 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Network Support
3 4 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 1 (6.25%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Field Service Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Fedora
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (25.00%) Release Management
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Network Design
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) Tcl
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
1 4 (25.00%) CCNA
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) WSUS
1 2 (12.50%) SCVMM
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) BT
4 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds