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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 120 95 73
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -22
Permanent jobs citing LAN 65 95 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.95% 2.70% 3.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.29% 15.15% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 61 82 109
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,050 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
425 627 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.73% 17.81% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 381 490 431
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 12 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 143 (89.94%) WAN
2 99 (62.26%) Firewall
3 97 (61.01%) Cisco
4 91 (57.23%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (43.40%) CCNP
5 69 (43.40%) Network Security
6 65 (40.88%) CCNA
7 57 (35.85%) CheckPoint
8 53 (33.33%) Wireless
9 47 (29.56%) Cisco ASA
10 33 (20.75%) Windows
11 31 (19.50%) VMware
12 30 (18.87%) Incident Management
13 29 (18.24%) VPN
14 28 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
15 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
15 27 (16.98%) ITIL
15 27 (16.98%) High Availability
16 26 (16.35%) CCSP
16 26 (16.35%) Active Directory
17 24 (15.09%) E-Commerce
17 24 (15.09%) Capacity Planning
18 23 (14.47%) Cisco PIX
18 23 (14.47%) Linux
18 23 (14.47%) Trend Analysis
19 21 (13.21%) TCP/IP
20 19 (11.95%) BGP
21 18 (11.32%) MPLS
21 18 (11.32%) SAN
22 16 (10.06%) CCIE

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.40%) CloudStack
3 7 (4.40%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.89%) Confluence
4 3 (1.89%) IIS
4 3 (1.89%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.26%) JBoss
5 2 (1.26%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.63%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.89%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 143 (89.94%) WAN
2 99 (62.26%) Firewall
3 69 (43.40%) Network Security
4 53 (33.33%) Wireless
5 47 (29.56%) Cisco ASA
6 29 (18.24%) VPN
7 23 (14.47%) Cisco PIX
8 21 (13.21%) TCP/IP
9 19 (11.95%) BGP
10 18 (11.32%) MPLS
10 18 (11.32%) SAN
11 13 (8.18%) DNS
12 12 (7.55%) Wireless Security
13 10 (6.29%) Cisco IOS
13 10 (6.29%) Internet
14 9 (5.66%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (5.66%) SSL
15 8 (5.03%) Cisco Wireless
15 8 (5.03%) OSPF
16 7 (4.40%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.40%) MySQL
3 5 (3.14%) Big Data
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.89%) JIRA
2 3 (1.89%) Phabricator
General
1 8 (5.03%) Finance
2 5 (3.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.52%) Games
3 4 (2.52%) Legal
3 4 (2.52%) Marketing
4 2 (1.26%) Back Office
4 2 (1.26%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (48.43%) Network Engineer
2 42 (26.42%) Cisco Engineer
3 39 (24.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 34 (21.38%) Security Engineer
5 33 (20.75%) Network Security Engineer
6 26 (16.35%) Analyst
7 24 (15.09%) Senior Network Engineer
8 23 (14.47%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 23 (14.47%) Security Analyst
9 22 (13.84%) Cisco Analyst
9 22 (13.84%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 22 (13.84%) Cisco Security Analyst
9 22 (13.84%) Network Analyst
9 22 (13.84%) Network Security Analyst
10 21 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 20 (12.58%) Check Point Analyst
12 10 (6.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 10 (6.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 9 (5.66%) Firewall Engineer
13 9 (5.66%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.14%) .NET
2 2 (1.26%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.43%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.14%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.52%) Driving Licence
5 4 (2.52%) NHS
6 1 (0.63%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.63%) iPad
6 1 (0.63%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.75%) Windows
2 23 (14.47%) Linux
3 15 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (8.18%) Unix
5 11 (6.92%) Solaris
6 9 (5.66%) Windows Server
7 7 (4.40%) AIX
7 7 (4.40%) HPUX
8 6 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.52%) CentOS
10 4 (2.52%) Debian
10 4 (2.52%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.52%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.89%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.89%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.89%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.26%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (18.87%) Incident Management
2 27 (16.98%) High Availability
2 27 (16.98%) ITIL
3 24 (15.09%) Capacity Planning
3 24 (15.09%) E-Commerce
4 23 (14.47%) Trend Analysis
5 14 (8.81%) Presales
5 14 (8.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (8.18%) Load Balancing
6 13 (8.18%) Network Design
6 13 (8.18%) Project Management
7 11 (6.92%) PRINCE2
8 10 (6.29%) Network Monitoring
9 8 (5.03%) Business Continuity
9 8 (5.03%) Coaching
10 7 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (4.40%) Change Control
10 7 (4.40%) Configuration Management
10 7 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (4.40%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.40%) SQL
2 6 (3.77%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.14%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.89%) Perl
4 3 (1.89%) PHP
5 2 (1.26%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.26%) Python
5 2 (1.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 91 (57.23%) Cisco Certification
2 69 (43.40%) CCNP
3 65 (40.88%) CCNA
4 26 (16.35%) CCSP
5 16 (10.06%) CCIE
6 13 (8.18%) CCSA
7 11 (6.92%) CCDA
8 10 (6.29%) HP ASE
8 10 (6.29%) HPE ATP
9 8 (5.03%) CCSE
10 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (3.14%) CISSP
11 5 (3.14%) MCSE
12 4 (2.52%) CCDP
13 3 (1.89%) Degree
14 2 (1.26%) CCVP
14 2 (1.26%) CEH
14 2 (1.26%) Check Point Certification
14 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 28 (17.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (16.35%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.03%) vCloud
4 7 (4.40%) KVM
4 7 (4.40%) vSphere
4 7 (4.40%) Xen
4 7 (4.40%) XenServer
5 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.26%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.63%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) Cobbler
1 5 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.14%) Puppet
2 4 (2.52%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.89%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.26%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.26%) OpenView
4 2 (1.26%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 97 (61.01%) Cisco
2 57 (35.85%) CheckPoint
3 31 (19.50%) VMware
4 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
5 12 (7.55%) HP
6 10 (6.29%) Citrix
6 10 (6.29%) Huawei
6 10 (6.29%) Juniper
7 9 (5.66%) F5
8 8 (5.03%) Oracle
8 8 (5.03%) Palo Alto
9 6 (3.77%) Aruba
9 6 (3.77%) Intel Security
9 6 (3.77%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.52%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.89%) Apple
11 3 (1.89%) Avaya
11 3 (1.89%) Fortinet
11 3 (1.89%) Google
12 2 (1.26%) Riverbed
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago