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 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 46 81 83
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 163 110 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.98% 3.02% 2.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.46% 16.18% 14.19%
Number of salaries quoted 141 86 50
Average salary £49,000 £38,750 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.45% +8.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
616 680 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.82% 18.65% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 499 542 382
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 216 (83.72%) WAN
2 136 (52.71%) Cisco
3 135 (52.33%) Cisco Certification
4 115 (44.57%) Firewall
5 99 (38.37%) CCNP
6 85 (32.95%) Microsoft
7 74 (28.68%) CheckPoint
8 68 (26.36%) Active Directory
9 63 (24.42%) CCNA
10 62 (24.03%) ITIL
11 61 (23.64%) Windows
12 60 (23.26%) Network Security
13 56 (21.71%) MS Excel
14 51 (19.77%) Cisco ASA
15 48 (18.60%) Incident Management
16 46 (17.83%) VPN
17 42 (16.28%) MS Exchange
18 37 (14.34%) CCSP
19 36 (13.95%) SQL Server
19 36 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
20 33 (12.79%) TCP/IP
21 32 (12.40%) Windows Server 2003
22 31 (12.02%) VMware
23 30 (11.63%) Lync
24 29 (11.24%) Capacity Planning
25 28 (10.85%) SAN
26 27 (10.47%) CCSA
26 27 (10.47%) Network Design
27 26 (10.08%) Cisco PIX
27 26 (10.08%) Juniper

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 42 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 30 (11.63%) Lync
3 9 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.33%) IIS
5 5 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 56 (21.71%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.43%) MS Office
3 8 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
1 1 (0.39%) PaaS
1 1 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 216 (83.72%) WAN
2 115 (44.57%) Firewall
3 60 (23.26%) Network Security
4 51 (19.77%) Cisco ASA
5 46 (17.83%) VPN
6 33 (12.79%) TCP/IP
7 28 (10.85%) SAN
8 26 (10.08%) Cisco PIX
9 25 (9.69%) Internet
10 24 (9.30%) Unified Communications
11 21 (8.14%) MPLS
12 20 (7.75%) BGP
12 20 (7.75%) DNS
13 19 (7.36%) Wireless
14 16 (6.20%) OSPF
15 15 (5.81%) Wireless Security
16 12 (4.65%) EIGRP
17 11 (4.26%) IPsec
17 11 (4.26%) DHCP
17 11 (4.26%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.78%) MS Access
4 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (4.65%) Retail
1 12 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 10 (3.88%) Finance
3 4 (1.55%) Legal
4 2 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 91 (35.27%) Network Engineer
2 56 (21.71%) Senior Network Engineer
3 43 (16.67%) Analyst
4 25 (9.69%) Architect
5 18 (6.98%) Consultant
5 18 (6.98%) Communications Engineer
6 17 (6.59%) IT Support
6 17 (6.59%) Support Analyst
6 17 (6.59%) Network Architect
6 17 (6.59%) Security Analyst
7 15 (5.81%) Network Design Architect
7 15 (5.81%) Network Consultant
7 15 (5.81%) Cisco Architect
8 14 (5.43%) Network Analyst
8 14 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (5.43%) IT Support Analyst
9 12 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
10 11 (4.26%) Network Security Analyst
11 10 (3.88%) Security Consultant
12 8 (3.10%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.16%) COM+
1 3 (1.16%) .NET
2 2 (0.78%) VXML
3 1 (0.39%) WAP
3 1 (0.39%) Web Services
3 1 (0.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.91%) Blackberry
2 12 (4.65%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.71%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (2.71%) NHS
5 3 (1.16%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.78%) IVR
6 2 (0.78%) Clustering
7 1 (0.39%) Statistics
7 1 (0.39%) PDA
7 1 (0.39%) RMADS
7 1 (0.39%) CMDB
7 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 61 (23.64%) Windows
2 36 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (12.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (9.30%) Linux
5 18 (6.98%) Windows 7
6 14 (5.43%) UNIX
7 11 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.71%) Mac OS
10 5 (1.94%) Solaris
10 5 (1.94%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.16%) AIX
11 3 (1.16%) CentOS
12 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.39%) Debian
13 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (24.03%) ITIL
2 48 (18.60%) Incident Management
3 29 (11.24%) Capacity Planning
4 27 (10.47%) Network Design
5 26 (10.08%) E-Commerce
6 25 (9.69%) Load Balancing
7 24 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (6.20%) Business Continuity
8 16 (6.20%) Network Architecture
8 16 (6.20%) Business Continuity Planning
9 14 (5.43%) Project Management
10 13 (5.04%) BCP
11 11 (4.26%) Service Delivery
11 11 (4.26%) Trend Analysis
11 11 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
12 10 (3.88%) Change Management
13 9 (3.49%) Data Protection
13 9 (3.49%) Risk Management
14 8 (3.10%) Mentoring
14 8 (3.10%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.59%) SQL
2 8 (3.10%) Perl
3 6 (2.33%) Bash Shell
3 6 (2.33%) Python
4 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.16%) PHP
4 3 (1.16%) C#
4 3 (1.16%) C++
4 3 (1.16%) VBA
5 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 135 (52.33%) Cisco Certification
2 99 (38.37%) CCNP
3 63 (24.42%) CCNA
4 37 (14.34%) CCSP
5 27 (10.47%) CCSA
6 26 (10.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (6.20%) CCSE
8 15 (5.81%) HP ASE
8 15 (5.81%) CCIE
9 14 (5.43%) MCSE
10 9 (3.49%) MCSA
11 8 (3.10%) CCDA
11 8 (3.10%) CCDP
11 8 (3.10%) Degree
12 5 (1.94%) CISSP
12 5 (1.94%) RHCE
13 4 (1.55%) VCP5
13 4 (1.55%) A+ Certification
13 4 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (5.43%) PCI DSS
3 11 (4.26%) SLA
4 4 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 68 (26.36%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.71%) Terminal Services
3 7 (2.71%) vSphere
4 5 (1.94%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.16%) XenApp
5 3 (1.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.33%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.16%) SCCM
2 3 (1.16%) SCOM
3 2 (0.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.78%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.78%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.78%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.39%) Foglight
4 1 (0.39%) Nagios
4 1 (0.39%) OpenView
4 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.39%) Puppet
4 1 (0.39%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 136 (52.71%) Cisco
2 85 (32.95%) Microsoft
3 74 (28.68%) CheckPoint
4 31 (12.02%) VMware
5 26 (10.08%) Juniper
6 25 (9.69%) F5
7 18 (6.98%) HP
8 15 (5.81%) Citrix
8 15 (5.81%) Huawei
9 12 (4.65%) Blue Coat
10 8 (3.10%) ArcSight
10 8 (3.10%) Red Hat
10 8 (3.10%) Tandberg
11 7 (2.71%) Sourcefire
12 6 (2.33%) Brocade
13 4 (1.55%) Sophos
14 3 (1.16%) Fortinet
14 3 (1.16%) Fujitsu
14 3 (1.16%) Avaya
14 3 (1.16%) NetApp
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health Insurance etc.
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago