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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 28 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.06% - 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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 Halifax region.

Communications & Networking Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 22.34% 20.44% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 38 35 14
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,263 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

LAN
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

LAN Salary Trend in Halifax

LAN
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco UCCE
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (75.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
4 1 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) VoIP
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) OSPF
2 1 (12.50%) BGP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNP
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco UCCE
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds