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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 72 75 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAN 118 130 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.55% 3.54% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.15% 17.43% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 100 103 48
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
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
558 746 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.80% 20.32% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 468 584 382
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 227 (85.34%) WAN
2 159 (59.77%) Cisco
3 150 (56.39%) Cisco Certification
4 121 (45.49%) Firewall
5 107 (40.23%) CCNP
6 87 (32.71%) Microsoft
7 85 (31.95%) CheckPoint
8 67 (25.19%) ITIL
9 64 (24.06%) CCNA
10 61 (22.93%) Windows
10 61 (22.93%) Network Security
11 58 (21.80%) Active Directory
11 58 (21.80%) Data Centre
12 53 (19.92%) MS Excel
13 51 (19.17%) Incident Management
13 51 (19.17%) Cisco ASA
14 49 (18.42%) VPN
15 46 (17.29%) SQL Server
16 40 (15.04%) MS Exchange
17 38 (14.29%) CCSP
18 36 (13.53%) TCP/IP
19 35 (13.16%) Network Design
19 35 (13.16%) VMware
19 35 (13.16%) Lync
20 33 (12.41%) Load Balancing
20 33 (12.41%) F5
21 31 (11.65%) Unified Communications
22 30 (11.28%) SAN
23 29 (10.90%) Wireless
23 29 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 40 (15.04%) MS Exchange
2 35 (13.16%) Lync
3 7 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.88%) IIS
5 5 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.75%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.75%) SAS
Applications
1 53 (19.92%) MS Excel
2 18 (6.77%) MS Office
3 12 (4.51%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Line 500
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) SaaS
1 1 (0.38%) PaaS
1 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 227 (85.34%) WAN
2 121 (45.49%) Firewall
3 61 (22.93%) Network Security
4 51 (19.17%) Cisco ASA
5 49 (18.42%) VPN
6 36 (13.53%) TCP/IP
7 31 (11.65%) Unified Communications
8 30 (11.28%) SAN
9 29 (10.90%) Wireless
10 27 (10.15%) MPLS
11 26 (9.77%) Cisco PIX
12 25 (9.40%) BGP
13 23 (8.65%) Wireless Security
14 21 (7.89%) DNS
15 19 (7.14%) Internet
15 19 (7.14%) OSPF
16 13 (4.89%) EIGRP
16 13 (4.89%) Spanning Tree
17 12 (4.51%) DMVPN
17 12 (4.51%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (17.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.13%) MySQL
4 2 (0.75%) MS Access
4 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (5.26%) Finance
2 11 (4.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.26%) Retail
4 3 (1.13%) Legal
5 2 (0.75%) Games
5 2 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (36.47%) Network Engineer
2 60 (22.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 34 (12.78%) Analyst
4 32 (12.03%) Architect
5 24 (9.02%) Network Architect
6 23 (8.65%) Communications Engineer
7 22 (8.27%) Cisco Architect
7 22 (8.27%) Network Design Architect
8 17 (6.39%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 17 (6.39%) Consultant
9 15 (5.64%) Network Consultant
10 14 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (5.26%) IT Support
11 13 (4.89%) Support Analyst
11 13 (4.89%) Network Analyst
12 10 (3.76%) Security Consultant
12 10 (3.76%) Security Analyst
12 10 (3.76%) IT Support Analyst
12 10 (3.76%) Network Security Analyst
13 9 (3.38%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.13%) COM+
1 3 (1.13%) .NET
2 2 (0.75%) VXML
2 2 (0.75%) CSS
3 1 (0.38%) Web Services
3 1 (0.38%) WAP
3 1 (0.38%) Middleware
3 1 (0.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 58 (21.80%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.02%) Blackberry
3 15 (5.64%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.88%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.13%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.75%) IVR
8 1 (0.38%) PDA
8 1 (0.38%) Statistics
8 1 (0.38%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.38%) Clustering
8 1 (0.38%) NHS
8 1 (0.38%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 61 (22.93%) Windows
2 29 (10.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (9.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (8.27%) Linux
5 13 (4.89%) UNIX
6 11 (4.14%) Windows 7
6 11 (4.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.26%) Solaris
7 6 (2.26%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.50%) Windows XP
9 4 (1.50%) AIX
10 2 (0.75%) HPUX
10 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.75%) CentOS
11 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.38%) Debian
11 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (25.19%) ITIL
2 51 (19.17%) Incident Management
3 35 (13.16%) Network Design
4 33 (12.41%) Load Balancing
5 28 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
6 26 (9.77%) E-Commerce
7 16 (6.02%) Business Continuity
7 16 (6.02%) Business Continuity Planning
8 15 (5.64%) Network Architecture
9 14 (5.26%) Project Management
10 12 (4.51%) BCP
10 12 (4.51%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (4.14%) Service Delivery
12 10 (3.76%) Change Management
12 10 (3.76%) Trend Analysis
12 10 (3.76%) Cyber Security
13 9 (3.38%) Mentoring
14 8 (3.01%) Coaching
15 7 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.65%) SQL
2 4 (1.50%) Perl
3 3 (1.13%) C#
3 3 (1.13%) C++
3 3 (1.13%) VBA
3 3 (1.13%) Python
3 3 (1.13%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (0.75%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.75%) Java
4 2 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 150 (56.39%) Cisco Certification
2 107 (40.23%) CCNP
3 64 (24.06%) CCNA
4 38 (14.29%) CCSP
5 27 (10.15%) CCSA
6 25 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (8.27%) HP ASE
8 17 (6.39%) CCSE
9 16 (6.02%) CCIE
10 11 (4.14%) MCSE
11 8 (3.01%) CCDA
11 8 (3.01%) CCDP
11 8 (3.01%) Degree
12 6 (2.26%) MCSA
13 5 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.50%) CCIP
15 3 (1.13%) A+ Certification
16 2 (0.75%) RHCE
16 2 (0.75%) CISSP
16 2 (0.75%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.64%) SLA
2 13 (4.89%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.13%) QA
System Software
1 58 (21.80%) Active Directory
2 27 (10.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.01%) vSphere
4 6 (2.26%) Terminal Services
5 5 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.50%) XenServer
7 3 (1.13%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.75%) XenApp
8 2 (0.75%) KVM
8 2 (0.75%) Xen
9 1 (0.38%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.26%) FortiGate
2 3 (1.13%) SCCM
2 3 (1.13%) SCOM
3 2 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.75%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.38%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.38%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.38%) Puppet
4 1 (0.38%) OpenView
4 1 (0.38%) Nagios
4 1 (0.38%) Foglight
4 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 159 (59.77%) Cisco
2 87 (32.71%) Microsoft
3 85 (31.95%) CheckPoint
4 35 (13.16%) VMware
5 33 (12.41%) F5
6 26 (9.77%) HP
7 25 (9.40%) Juniper
8 22 (8.27%) Huawei
9 14 (5.26%) Citrix
10 11 (4.14%) Blue Coat
11 9 (3.38%) Tandberg
12 7 (2.63%) ArcSight
12 7 (2.63%) Sourcefire
13 6 (2.26%) Brocade
13 6 (2.26%) NetApp
13 6 (2.26%) Oracle
14 4 (1.50%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.13%) Avaya
15 3 (1.13%) Sophos
15 3 (1.13%) Fujitsu
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package + On call
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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4it Recruitment Ltd
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Excellent Pension and benefits
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