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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 44 109 66
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -43
Permanent jobs citing LAN 184 46 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.88% 1.74% 3.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.26% 9.81% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 143 43 92
Average salary £43,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
908 469 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.08% 17.71% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 634 349 398
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 September 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 298 (96.75%) WAN
2 190 (61.69%) Cisco
3 180 (58.44%) Cisco Certification
4 174 (56.49%) Firewall
5 162 (52.60%) CCNP
6 107 (34.74%) Network Security
7 98 (31.82%) MPLS
8 91 (29.55%) CheckPoint
8 91 (29.55%) VoIP
9 82 (26.62%) Cisco ASA
10 77 (25.00%) Windows
11 75 (24.35%) CCNA
12 67 (21.75%) ITIL
12 67 (21.75%) Incident Management
13 61 (19.81%) CCSP
14 59 (19.16%) Capacity Planning
15 58 (18.83%) Load Balancing
16 55 (17.86%) Microsoft
17 53 (17.21%) E-Commerce
18 51 (16.56%) BGP
19 50 (16.23%) FWSM
20 44 (14.29%) OSPF
21 41 (13.31%) Active Directory
21 41 (13.31%) VPN
21 41 (13.31%) VMware
22 38 (12.34%) Windows Server 2003
22 38 (12.34%) Windows Server 2008
23 37 (12.01%) TCP/IP
24 32 (10.39%) MS Excel
25 29 (9.42%) MS Exchange

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 29 (9.42%) MS Exchange
2 19 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.97%) IIS
7 2 (0.65%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.32%) Apache
Applications
1 32 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.22%) MS Office
3 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 298 (96.75%) WAN
2 174 (56.49%) Firewall
3 107 (34.74%) Network Security
4 98 (31.82%) MPLS
5 91 (29.55%) VoIP
6 82 (26.62%) Cisco ASA
7 51 (16.56%) BGP
8 50 (16.23%) FWSM
9 44 (14.29%) OSPF
10 41 (13.31%) VPN
11 37 (12.01%) TCP/IP
12 21 (6.82%) SAN
12 21 (6.82%) PBX
12 21 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
13 20 (6.49%) EIGRP
14 19 (6.17%) Internet
15 17 (5.52%) Multicast
16 16 (5.19%) Wireless
17 8 (2.60%) HSRP
17 8 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.25%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 17 (5.52%) Finance
2 14 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.30%) Advertising
4 2 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.32%) Retail
5 1 (0.32%) French Language
5 1 (0.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 160 (51.95%) Network Engineer
2 64 (20.78%) Architect
3 58 (18.83%) Senior Network Engineer
4 51 (16.56%) Analyst
5 39 (12.66%) Solutions Architect
6 38 (12.34%) Support Analyst
7 30 (9.74%) Network Analyst
8 27 (8.77%) Network Support
9 24 (7.79%) Support Engineer
10 19 (6.17%) Network Support Analyst
11 18 (5.84%) Senior Analyst
12 17 (5.52%) Senior Support Analyst
12 17 (5.52%) Network Architect
12 17 (5.52%) IT Support
13 15 (4.87%) Senior Network Analyst
13 15 (4.87%) Senior Network Support
13 15 (4.87%) Senior Network Support Analyst
14 11 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
14 11 (3.57%) IT Support Analyst
14 11 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.62%) .NET
2 2 (0.65%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.32%) XML Schema
3 1 (0.32%) COM
3 1 (0.32%) XML
3 1 (0.32%) HTML
3 1 (0.32%) LAMP
3 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.44%) Clustering
2 21 (6.82%) CMDB
3 20 (6.49%) Blackberry
4 17 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.60%) IVR
6 7 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.65%) EqualLogic
7 2 (0.65%) RMADS
7 2 (0.65%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.65%) GIS
8 1 (0.32%) NHS
8 1 (0.32%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.32%) Statistics
8 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.32%) User Experience
8 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 77 (25.00%) Windows
2 38 (12.34%) Windows Server 2003
2 38 (12.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (7.79%) UNIX
3 24 (7.79%) Windows 7
4 9 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (2.60%) Linux
6 3 (0.97%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.65%) CentOS
8 1 (0.32%) Solaris
8 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (21.75%) ITIL
1 67 (21.75%) Incident Management
2 59 (19.16%) Capacity Planning
3 58 (18.83%) Load Balancing
4 53 (17.21%) E-Commerce
5 26 (8.44%) Project Management
5 26 (8.44%) Analytics
6 25 (8.12%) Mentoring
6 25 (8.12%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (6.82%) CRM
7 21 (6.82%) EAI
7 21 (6.82%) SOA
7 21 (6.82%) ETL
7 21 (6.82%) Contact Management
7 21 (6.82%) WFM
7 21 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
8 18 (5.84%) Network Design
9 17 (5.52%) Asset Management
10 15 (4.87%) PRINCE2
11 14 (4.55%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.57%) SQL
2 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (0.65%) VB
3 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.32%) C#
3 1 (0.32%) Java
3 1 (0.32%) Perl
3 1 (0.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 180 (58.44%) Cisco Certification
2 162 (52.60%) CCNP
3 75 (24.35%) CCNA
4 61 (19.81%) CCSP
5 21 (6.82%) CCIE
6 20 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (5.84%) MCSE
8 14 (4.55%) CCSE
9 11 (3.57%) Check Point Certification
10 9 (2.92%) CCSA
11 8 (2.60%) CCDP
12 7 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.27%) Degree
13 6 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (1.62%) CCDA
14 5 (1.62%) MCSA
14 5 (1.62%) CCVP
15 4 (1.30%) CCIP
16 3 (0.97%) CISSP
16 3 (0.97%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.77%) SLA
2 6 (1.95%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 41 (13.31%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.90%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.95%) XenApp
5 3 (0.97%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.65%) vSphere
6 2 (0.65%) XenServer
6 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (0.97%) SCCM
2 1 (0.32%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.32%) SCOM
2 1 (0.32%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 190 (61.69%) Cisco
2 91 (29.55%) CheckPoint
3 55 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 41 (13.31%) VMware
5 16 (5.19%) SolarWinds
6 11 (3.57%) Juniper
6 11 (3.57%) Citrix
7 8 (2.60%) Fortinet
7 8 (2.60%) HP
8 7 (2.27%) F5
9 6 (1.95%) Capita
9 6 (1.95%) SAP
10 5 (1.62%) Riverbed
11 4 (1.30%) Dell
11 4 (1.30%) Apple
12 2 (0.65%) Aruba
12 2 (0.65%) LANDesk
12 2 (0.65%) Meru Networks
12 2 (0.65%) Oracle
12 2 (0.65%) Sun
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