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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 50 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.21% 1.20% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% 6.56% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 3
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £44,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
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
50 61 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 10.71% 18.26% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 38 46 54
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bradford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (95.00%) WAN
2 17 (85.00%) Firewall
3 14 (70.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (45.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) DNS
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (40.00%) SAN
5 8 (40.00%) DHCP
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (25.00%) CCNA
7 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
7 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 5 (25.00%) VoIP
7 5 (25.00%) VPN
7 5 (25.00%) Network Security
7 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) NAS
8 4 (20.00%) Statistics
8 4 (20.00%) WAAS
8 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Site Server
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) WAN
2 17 (85.00%) Firewall
3 8 (40.00%) DNS
3 8 (40.00%) SAN
3 8 (40.00%) DHCP
4 5 (25.00%) VoIP
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
4 5 (25.00%) Network Security
5 4 (20.00%) NAS
5 4 (20.00%) WAAS
5 4 (20.00%) SNMP
6 3 (15.00%) Internet
6 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.00%) Wireless
8 1 (5.00%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (5.00%) VLAN
8 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.00%) MPLS
8 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Service Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Statistics
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (25.00%) CCNA
3 4 (20.00%) MCSE
3 4 (20.00%) MCSA
3 4 (20.00%) CCNP
3 4 (20.00%) MCTS
3 4 (20.00%) MCITP
3 4 (20.00%) CCSA
3 4 (20.00%) CCSE
4 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (20.00%) NetApp
4 4 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) F5
6 1 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
6 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
6 1 (5.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix