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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 73 71 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 107 120 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.15% 3.62% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.23% 18.72% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 96 103 59
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
621 641 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.31% 19.35% 17.74%
Number of salaries quoted 487 443 392
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
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 29 January 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 281 (94.61%) WAN
2 165 (55.56%) Cisco
3 158 (53.20%) Cisco Certification
4 147 (49.49%) Firewall
5 146 (49.16%) CCNP
6 98 (33.00%) Network Security
7 83 (27.95%) ITIL
7 83 (27.95%) Windows
8 80 (26.94%) MPLS
9 78 (26.26%) CheckPoint
10 70 (23.57%) CCNA
10 70 (23.57%) CCSP
11 69 (23.23%) Cisco ASA
12 68 (22.90%) VoIP
13 67 (22.56%) Microsoft
14 61 (20.54%) Capacity Planning
15 60 (20.20%) Incident Management
16 58 (19.53%) Active Directory
17 55 (18.52%) BGP
18 50 (16.84%) VPN
19 49 (16.50%) E-Commerce
20 44 (14.81%) OSPF
21 41 (13.80%) UNIX
21 41 (13.80%) MS Excel
21 41 (13.80%) Windows Server 2008
22 40 (13.47%) VMware
23 39 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
24 34 (11.45%) SAN
24 34 (11.45%) TCP/IP
25 33 (11.11%) Windows 7

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 23 (7.74%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (2.02%) SAS
6 5 (1.68%) IIS
6 5 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.34%) Quickr
7 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (13.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) SaaS
1 1 (0.34%) PaaS
1 1 (0.34%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 281 (94.61%) WAN
2 147 (49.49%) Firewall
3 98 (33.00%) Network Security
4 80 (26.94%) MPLS
5 69 (23.23%) Cisco ASA
6 68 (22.90%) VoIP
7 55 (18.52%) BGP
8 50 (16.84%) VPN
9 44 (14.81%) OSPF
10 34 (11.45%) SAN
10 34 (11.45%) TCP/IP
11 31 (10.44%) FWSM
12 29 (9.76%) Internet
13 26 (8.75%) EIGRP
14 25 (8.42%) PBX
15 19 (6.40%) Cisco PIX
16 18 (6.06%) DNS
17 15 (5.05%) HSRP
18 13 (4.38%) Wireless
19 12 (4.04%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.02%) MS Access
4 6 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 18 (6.06%) Telecoms
2 17 (5.72%) Finance
3 10 (3.37%) Retail
4 4 (1.35%) Banking
4 4 (1.35%) Games
5 2 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.34%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 132 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 53 (17.85%) Architect
3 43 (14.48%) Analyst
4 33 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
5 24 (8.08%) Solutions Architect
6 21 (7.07%) Security Analyst
6 21 (7.07%) Support Analyst
7 20 (6.73%) Support Engineer
7 20 (6.73%) IT Support
8 18 (6.06%) Network Analyst
8 18 (6.06%) Network Architect
9 15 (5.05%) IT Support Analyst
9 15 (5.05%) Network Security Analyst
10 14 (4.71%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (3.37%) Network Support
13 8 (2.69%) Infrastructure Manager
13 8 (2.69%) Administrator
13 8 (2.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.02%) .NET
1 6 (2.02%) COM+
2 2 (0.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.42%) CMDB
2 24 (8.08%) Blackberry
3 15 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.05%) Clustering
4 10 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.36%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.02%) Replication
6 6 (2.02%) NHS
7 4 (1.35%) PKI
8 3 (1.01%) IVR
9 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.34%) FMCG
10 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.34%) Statistics
10 1 (0.34%) Economics
10 1 (0.34%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.34%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 83 (27.95%) Windows
2 41 (13.80%) UNIX
2 41 (13.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (13.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 19 (6.40%) Linux
6 14 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.02%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.35%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.01%) CentOS
10 3 (1.01%) AIX
10 3 (1.01%) Solaris
11 1 (0.34%) Android
11 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (27.95%) ITIL
2 61 (20.54%) Capacity Planning
3 60 (20.20%) Incident Management
4 49 (16.50%) E-Commerce
5 28 (9.43%) Load Balancing
6 26 (8.75%) Enterprise Architecture
6 26 (8.75%) Network Architecture
7 25 (8.42%) EAI
7 25 (8.42%) SOA
7 25 (8.42%) ETL
7 25 (8.42%) CRM
7 25 (8.42%) WFM
7 25 (8.42%) Contact Management
7 25 (8.42%) Asset Management
8 21 (7.07%) Network Design
9 20 (6.73%) Business Continuity
10 19 (6.40%) Change Management
10 19 (6.40%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (6.06%) Project Management
12 16 (5.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.40%) SQL
2 9 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.36%) Perl
4 6 (2.02%) C#
4 6 (2.02%) C++
4 6 (2.02%) VBA
5 4 (1.35%) Python
5 4 (1.35%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.01%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.01%) VB
6 3 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 158 (53.20%) Cisco Certification
2 146 (49.16%) CCNP
3 70 (23.57%) CCNA
3 70 (23.57%) CCSP
4 30 (10.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 27 (9.09%) CCSA
6 24 (8.08%) MCSE
7 22 (7.41%) CCSE
8 20 (6.73%) CCIE
9 18 (6.06%) CCDP
10 13 (4.38%) MCSA
11 12 (4.04%) CCDA
12 7 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.36%) CISSP
13 6 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (2.02%) CCVP
13 6 (2.02%) VCP5
14 4 (1.35%) RHCE
15 3 (1.01%) A+ Certification
15 3 (1.01%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.73%) PCI DSS
2 14 (4.71%) SLA
3 9 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 58 (19.53%) Active Directory
2 23 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.38%) Hyper-V
4 10 (3.37%) XenApp
5 8 (2.69%) Terminal Services
6 7 (2.36%) vSphere
7 3 (1.01%) XenServer
8 2 (0.67%) UAG
8 2 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (2.36%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (2.36%) SCCM
2 5 (1.68%) SCDPM
3 3 (1.01%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.34%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 165 (55.56%) Cisco
2 78 (26.26%) CheckPoint
3 67 (22.56%) Microsoft
4 40 (13.47%) VMware
5 12 (4.04%) SolarWinds
6 11 (3.70%) Citrix
7 10 (3.37%) Riverbed
8 9 (3.03%) Fortinet
9 7 (2.36%) Symantec
9 7 (2.36%) McAfee
9 7 (2.36%) EMC
9 7 (2.36%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.02%) Alterian
10 6 (2.02%) HP
10 6 (2.02%) Juniper
10 6 (2.02%) Cyber-Ark
11 5 (1.68%) NetApp
11 5 (1.68%) Sophos
11 5 (1.68%) SAP
11 5 (1.68%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus+OT+Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago