The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 60 62 85
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 140 153 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.01% 4.16% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.10% 19.72% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 126 123 52
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,700 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
581 776 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.65% 21.08% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 491 587 353
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

LAN
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

LAN Salary Trend in Leeds

LAN
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 259 (87.50%) WAN
2 189 (63.85%) Cisco
3 176 (59.46%) Cisco Certification
4 127 (42.91%) Firewall
5 106 (35.81%) CheckPoint
6 105 (35.47%) CCNP
7 87 (29.39%) Microsoft
8 72 (24.32%) ITIL
8 72 (24.32%) Network Security
9 68 (22.97%) CCNA
10 64 (21.62%) Data Centre
11 62 (20.95%) Windows
12 57 (19.26%) Wireless
13 53 (17.91%) VPN
14 50 (16.89%) MS Excel
14 50 (16.89%) Active Directory
14 50 (16.89%) HP
15 49 (16.55%) SQL Server
15 49 (16.55%) Incident Management
15 49 (16.55%) Cisco ASA
16 47 (15.88%) Network Design
17 46 (15.54%) F5
18 45 (15.20%) Wireless Security
18 45 (15.20%) Load Balancing
19 43 (14.53%) HP ASE
19 43 (14.53%) Huawei
20 41 (13.85%) TCP/IP
21 39 (13.18%) VMware
22 36 (12.16%) MS Exchange
22 36 (12.16%) CCSP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 36 (12.16%) MS Exchange
2 35 (11.82%) Lync
3 9 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.36%) OpenStack
5 6 (2.03%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.35%) IIS
7 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.34%) SAS
8 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 50 (16.89%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.09%) MS Office
3 13 (4.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Line 500
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
1 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 259 (87.50%) WAN
2 127 (42.91%) Firewall
3 72 (24.32%) Network Security
4 57 (19.26%) Wireless
5 53 (17.91%) VPN
6 49 (16.55%) Cisco ASA
7 45 (15.20%) Wireless Security
8 41 (13.85%) TCP/IP
9 34 (11.49%) SAN
9 34 (11.49%) Unified Communications
10 28 (9.46%) MPLS
11 25 (8.45%) BGP
11 25 (8.45%) DNS
12 24 (8.11%) Cisco PIX
13 16 (5.41%) OSPF
13 16 (5.41%) Internet
14 14 (4.73%) EIGRP
14 14 (4.73%) Spanning Tree
14 14 (4.73%) Telepresence
15 13 (4.39%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.70%) MySQL
3 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.34%) MS Access
5 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.34%) OLTP
5 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (4.73%) Telecoms
2 12 (4.05%) Finance
3 6 (2.03%) Retail
4 5 (1.69%) Games
5 3 (1.01%) Law
6 2 (0.68%) Legal
6 2 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 100 (33.78%) Network Engineer
2 59 (19.93%) Senior Network Engineer
3 49 (16.55%) Architect
4 39 (13.18%) Network Architect
4 39 (13.18%) Cisco Architect
4 39 (13.18%) Network Design Architect
5 32 (10.81%) Analyst
6 28 (9.46%) Consultant
7 26 (8.78%) Network Consultant
8 23 (7.77%) Communications Engineer
9 19 (6.42%) Security Consultant
10 17 (5.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 17 (5.74%) Network Security Consultant
10 17 (5.74%) Unified Communications Engineer
11 11 (3.72%) IT Support
11 11 (3.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (3.72%) Support Analyst
12 10 (3.38%) Sales Consultant
12 10 (3.38%) Network Analyst
12 10 (3.38%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.69%) CSS
2 3 (1.01%) Middleware
2 3 (1.01%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.68%) COM+
3 2 (0.68%) VXML
3 2 (0.68%) .NET
3 2 (0.68%) Web Services
4 1 (0.34%) XSD
4 1 (0.34%) WAP
4 1 (0.34%) WSDL
4 1 (0.34%) J2EE
4 1 (0.34%) SOAP
4 1 (0.34%) Java EE
4 1 (0.34%) JSON
4 1 (0.34%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 64 (21.62%) Data Centre
2 18 (6.08%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.38%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.01%) IVR
7 2 (0.68%) Statistics
7 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.34%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.34%) NHS
8 1 (0.34%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.34%) PDA
8 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 62 (20.95%) Windows
2 28 (9.46%) Linux
3 23 (7.77%) UNIX
4 22 (7.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (5.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.72%) Solaris
6 11 (3.72%) Windows 7
6 11 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.04%) AIX
8 8 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.36%) HPUX
10 4 (1.35%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.01%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.01%) Debian
11 3 (1.01%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.68%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.68%) CentOS
13 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (24.32%) ITIL
2 49 (16.55%) Incident Management
3 47 (15.88%) Network Design
4 45 (15.20%) Load Balancing
5 29 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (8.78%) Capacity Planning
7 25 (8.45%) E-Commerce
8 19 (6.42%) Project Management
9 16 (5.41%) Business Continuity
9 16 (5.41%) Business Continuity Planning
10 15 (5.07%) Mentoring
11 13 (4.39%) BCP
12 12 (4.05%) Coaching
13 11 (3.72%) Root Cause Analysis
13 11 (3.72%) Service Delivery
14 10 (3.38%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (3.38%) Network Architecture
14 10 (3.38%) Cyber Security
15 8 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.77%) SQL
2 4 (1.35%) Java
2 4 (1.35%) Perl
3 3 (1.01%) Python
3 3 (1.01%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.68%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.68%) VBA
4 2 (0.68%) PHP
4 2 (0.68%) C#
4 2 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 176 (59.46%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (35.47%) CCNP
3 68 (22.97%) CCNA
4 43 (14.53%) HP ASE
5 36 (12.16%) CCSP
6 23 (7.77%) CCSA
7 21 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (6.08%) CCIE
9 16 (5.41%) CCSE
10 9 (3.04%) Degree
10 9 (3.04%) CCDA
10 9 (3.04%) CCDP
11 6 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (2.03%) MCSE
11 6 (2.03%) CCVP
12 5 (1.69%) CCIP
13 2 (0.68%) MCSA
13 2 (0.68%) MCP
13 2 (0.68%) RHCE
14 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.08%) SLA
2 13 (4.39%) PCI DSS
3 10 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.35%) QA
5 1 (0.34%) COBIT
System Software
1 50 (16.89%) Active Directory
2 31 (10.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.38%) vSphere
4 7 (2.36%) Xen
4 7 (2.36%) XenServer
4 7 (2.36%) KVM
5 5 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.35%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.03%) FortiGate
2 5 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.01%) OpenView
3 3 (1.01%) SCCM
3 3 (1.01%) SCOM
4 2 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.68%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.34%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.34%) Puppet
5 1 (0.34%) Nagios
5 1 (0.34%) Foglight
5 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 189 (63.85%) Cisco
2 106 (35.81%) CheckPoint
3 87 (29.39%) Microsoft
4 50 (16.89%) HP
5 46 (15.54%) F5
6 43 (14.53%) Huawei
7 39 (13.18%) VMware
8 22 (7.43%) Juniper
9 13 (4.39%) Oracle
9 13 (4.39%) Citrix
10 9 (3.04%) Tandberg
11 8 (2.70%) Blue Coat
12 7 (2.36%) Avaya
13 6 (2.03%) Sourcefire
13 6 (2.03%) Brocade
13 6 (2.03%) ArcSight
14 5 (1.69%) McAfee
14 5 (1.69%) Red Hat
15 4 (1.35%) NetApp
16 3 (1.01%) Sage
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Salary: £50k + 4k
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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