The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 61 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 149 61 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.05% 2.40% 3.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.40% 13.15% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 120 50 69
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £17,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
768 464 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 20.90% 18.27% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 586 348 314
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
West Yorkshire

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 28 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 252 (93.68%) WAN
2 152 (56.51%) Cisco
3 150 (55.76%) Cisco Certification
4 143 (53.16%) Firewall
5 126 (46.84%) CCNP
6 87 (32.34%) CheckPoint
7 80 (29.74%) Network Security
8 79 (29.37%) ITIL
9 76 (28.25%) MPLS
10 75 (27.88%) Cisco ASA
11 68 (25.28%) CCNA
12 63 (23.42%) VoIP
13 61 (22.68%) Windows
14 53 (19.70%) Load Balancing
15 51 (18.96%) Microsoft
16 48 (17.84%) Incident Management
17 42 (15.61%) Capacity Planning
18 40 (14.87%) TCP/IP
19 39 (14.50%) CCSP
19 39 (14.50%) OSPF
20 38 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
21 37 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
22 36 (13.38%) E-Commerce
23 35 (13.01%) BGP
23 35 (13.01%) FWSM
24 34 (12.64%) VPN
25 32 (11.90%) SLA
26 28 (10.41%) MS Exchange
27 27 (10.04%) MS Excel
27 27 (10.04%) Active Directory

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 28 (10.41%) MS Exchange
2 17 (6.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.12%) IIS
6 3 (1.12%) Lync
7 2 (0.74%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.74%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.37%) Apache
8 1 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 27 (10.04%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.83%) MS Office
3 4 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 252 (93.68%) WAN
2 143 (53.16%) Firewall
3 80 (29.74%) Network Security
4 76 (28.25%) MPLS
5 75 (27.88%) Cisco ASA
6 63 (23.42%) VoIP
7 40 (14.87%) TCP/IP
8 39 (14.50%) OSPF
9 35 (13.01%) BGP
9 35 (13.01%) FWSM
10 34 (12.64%) VPN
11 23 (8.55%) Cisco IOS
12 21 (7.81%) Wireless
13 19 (7.06%) Multicast
14 18 (6.69%) Internet
15 16 (5.95%) EIGRP
16 13 (4.83%) VPLS
16 13 (4.83%) PBX
17 12 (4.46%) SAN
17 12 (4.46%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Subversion
1 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (7.81%) Finance
2 13 (4.83%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.49%) Advertising
4 3 (1.12%) Legal
5 1 (0.37%) French Language
5 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (42.75%) Network Engineer
2 58 (21.56%) Analyst
3 52 (19.33%) Architect
4 49 (18.22%) Senior Network Engineer
5 47 (17.47%) Support Analyst
6 38 (14.13%) Network Analyst
7 35 (13.01%) Network Support
8 30 (11.15%) Network Support Analyst
9 29 (10.78%) Solutions Architect
10 25 (9.29%) Senior Analyst
11 23 (8.55%) Senior Support Analyst
12 21 (7.81%) Senior Network Support
12 21 (7.81%) Senior Network Support Analyst
12 21 (7.81%) Senior Network Analyst
13 16 (5.95%) Network Architect
14 15 (5.58%) Support Engineer
15 13 (4.83%) Systems Manager
16 10 (3.72%) IT Support
17 9 (3.35%) 2nd Line Support
18 7 (2.60%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.86%) .NET
2 2 (0.74%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.37%) LAMP
3 1 (0.37%) XML Schema
3 1 (0.37%) HTML
3 1 (0.37%) COM
3 1 (0.37%) XML
3 1 (0.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.55%) Clustering
2 16 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 14 (5.20%) Blackberry
4 13 (4.83%) CMDB
4 13 (4.83%) NHS
5 5 (1.86%) IVR
6 4 (1.49%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.12%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.74%) RMADS
8 2 (0.74%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.74%) GIS
8 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.37%) Statistics
9 1 (0.37%) AS400
9 1 (0.37%) Replication
9 1 (0.37%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (22.68%) Windows
2 38 (14.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (6.32%) UNIX
5 15 (5.58%) Windows 7
6 9 (3.35%) Linux
7 7 (2.60%) Windows XP
7 7 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (1.49%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.74%) CentOS
9 2 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.37%) Solaris
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (29.37%) ITIL
2 53 (19.70%) Load Balancing
3 48 (17.84%) Incident Management
4 42 (15.61%) Capacity Planning
5 36 (13.38%) E-Commerce
6 24 (8.92%) Project Management
7 23 (8.55%) Analytics
8 22 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (7.81%) Disaster Recovery
10 19 (7.06%) Network Design
11 17 (6.32%) Business Continuity
11 17 (6.32%) Network Architecture
12 14 (5.20%) Supplier Management
13 13 (4.83%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (4.83%) WFM
13 13 (4.83%) Contact Management
13 13 (4.83%) EAI
13 13 (4.83%) SOA
13 13 (4.83%) ETL
13 13 (4.83%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.32%) SQL
2 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.37%) C#
2 1 (0.37%) Java
2 1 (0.37%) Perl
2 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 150 (55.76%) Cisco Certification
2 126 (46.84%) CCNP
3 68 (25.28%) CCNA
4 39 (14.50%) CCSP
5 26 (9.67%) CCIE
6 18 (6.69%) CCSE
7 15 (5.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (5.58%) Check Point Certification
8 10 (3.72%) CCDP
8 10 (3.72%) MCSE
9 8 (2.97%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.97%) Degree
10 6 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (1.86%) CCSA
12 4 (1.49%) CCDA
12 4 (1.49%) CCIP
12 4 (1.49%) CISSP
13 2 (0.74%) MCSA
13 2 (0.74%) CCVP
14 1 (0.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.90%) SLA
2 6 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 27 (10.04%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.35%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.12%) vSphere
4 3 (1.12%) XenApp
5 2 (0.74%) XenServer
5 2 (0.74%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (3.35%) ARCserve
2 2 (0.74%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.37%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.37%) SCCM
3 1 (0.37%) SCOM
3 1 (0.37%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 152 (56.51%) Cisco
2 87 (32.34%) CheckPoint
3 51 (18.96%) Microsoft
4 26 (9.67%) VMware
5 11 (4.09%) Juniper
6 10 (3.72%) SolarWinds
7 9 (3.35%) Fortinet
8 8 (2.97%) Citrix
8 8 (2.97%) HP
9 6 (2.23%) F5
10 4 (1.49%) Nimsoft
10 4 (1.49%) Apple
10 4 (1.49%) BT
10 4 (1.49%) Capita
11 3 (1.12%) Symantec
12 2 (0.74%) Riverbed
12 2 (0.74%) Aruba
12 2 (0.74%) ArcSight
12 2 (0.74%) Meru Networks
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + +Oncall+OTBens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum Expenses, Mobile Phone, Laptop, Pens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago