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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 44 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 3.02% 2.67% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.21% 22.22% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 6
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -2.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
66 45 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 14.22% 12.03% 25.56%
Number of salaries quoted 43 40 78
Average salary £37,500 £32,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.18% -14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 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 18 (90.00%) WAN
2 11 (55.00%) Cisco
3 10 (50.00%) Firewall
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (45.00%) VMware
4 9 (45.00%) IPsec
4 9 (45.00%) VPN
5 8 (40.00%) Firmware
5 8 (40.00%) Citrix
5 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (40.00%) Problem Management
5 8 (40.00%) Release Management
6 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) CCNP
7 6 (30.00%) CCNA
7 6 (30.00%) Windows
7 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
8 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 4 (20.00%) Windows NT
9 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (15.00%) ITIL
11 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
11 2 (10.00%) Wireless
11 2 (10.00%) WLAN
11 2 (10.00%) Active Directory

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) WAN
2 10 (50.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (45.00%) IPsec
3 9 (45.00%) VPN
4 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
5 2 (10.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) WLAN
6 1 (5.00%) IPv4
6 1 (5.00%) SSL
6 1 (5.00%) DHCP
6 1 (5.00%) RIP
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) MPLS
6 1 (5.00%) OSPF
6 1 (5.00%) BGP
6 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Support
3 4 (20.00%) Installation Technician
3 4 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
2 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 4 (20.00%) Windows NT
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 8 (40.00%) Release Management
2 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) CCNP
2 6 (30.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Firmware
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
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