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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 89 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 97 121 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.65% 3.56% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.25% 19.97% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79 98 60
Average salary £45,000 £36,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.44% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
636 606 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.40% 17.85% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 504 425 371
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 £25,000 £21,473 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,300 £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 27 February 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 237 (92.22%) WAN
2 143 (55.64%) Cisco
3 137 (53.31%) Cisco Certification
4 124 (48.25%) CCNP
5 120 (46.69%) Firewall
6 84 (32.68%) ITIL
7 82 (31.91%) Network Security
8 70 (27.24%) Windows
9 68 (26.46%) CheckPoint
10 66 (25.68%) Microsoft
11 64 (24.90%) CCNA
12 60 (23.35%) CCSP
13 58 (22.57%) Cisco ASA
14 55 (21.40%) MPLS
15 51 (19.84%) Incident Management
15 51 (19.84%) Capacity Planning
16 50 (19.46%) Active Directory
17 44 (17.12%) VoIP
18 42 (16.34%) VPN
19 41 (15.95%) MS Excel
20 40 (15.56%) E-Commerce
21 38 (14.79%) BGP
22 37 (14.40%) UNIX
23 35 (13.62%) Windows Server 2008
24 33 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
25 32 (12.45%) SAN
25 32 (12.45%) VMware
26 30 (11.67%) OSPF
27 29 (11.28%) CCSA
28 27 (10.51%) Windows 7

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (8.56%) MS Exchange
2 10 (3.89%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (2.72%) SAS
5 6 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (2.33%) IIS
6 5 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.39%) Quickr
7 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (15.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) SaaS
1 1 (0.39%) PaaS
1 1 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 237 (92.22%) WAN
2 120 (46.69%) Firewall
3 82 (31.91%) Network Security
4 58 (22.57%) Cisco ASA
5 55 (21.40%) MPLS
6 44 (17.12%) VoIP
7 42 (16.34%) VPN
8 38 (14.79%) BGP
9 32 (12.45%) SAN
10 30 (11.67%) OSPF
11 25 (9.73%) TCP/IP
12 23 (8.95%) Internet
13 22 (8.56%) PBX
14 21 (8.17%) EIGRP
15 19 (7.39%) FWSM
16 18 (7.00%) Cisco PIX
17 16 (6.23%) DNS
18 15 (5.84%) Wireless
19 12 (4.67%) DHCP
20 10 (3.89%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.72%) MS Access
4 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (5.45%) Finance
2 13 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.67%) Retail
4 4 (1.56%) Games
4 4 (1.56%) Banking
5 2 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 102 (39.69%) Network Engineer
2 41 (15.95%) Analyst
3 35 (13.62%) Architect
4 26 (10.12%) Senior Network Engineer
5 21 (8.17%) Security Analyst
6 19 (7.39%) Support Analyst
7 18 (7.00%) IT Support
8 17 (6.61%) Solutions Architect
8 17 (6.61%) Network Analyst
9 15 (5.84%) Network Security Analyst
10 13 (5.06%) Support Engineer
10 13 (5.06%) IT Support Analyst
11 11 (4.28%) Network Architect
11 11 (4.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (4.28%) Consultant
12 10 (3.89%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (3.89%) 3rd Line Support
13 8 (3.11%) Applications Support
13 8 (3.11%) Infrastructure Manager
14 7 (2.72%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.11%) .NET
1 8 (3.11%) COM+
2 3 (1.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.56%) CMDB
2 21 (8.17%) Blackberry
3 11 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.89%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.72%) Clustering
5 7 (2.72%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (2.33%) NHS
6 6 (2.33%) Replication
7 4 (1.56%) PKI
8 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.39%) Statistics
9 1 (0.39%) Economics
9 1 (0.39%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.39%) RMADS
9 1 (0.39%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 70 (27.24%) Windows
2 37 (14.40%) UNIX
3 35 (13.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (10.51%) Windows 7
6 22 (8.56%) Linux
7 11 (4.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.72%) Mac OS
10 4 (1.56%) CentOS
10 4 (1.56%) Solaris
11 3 (1.17%) AIX
11 3 (1.17%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (32.68%) ITIL
2 51 (19.84%) Incident Management
2 51 (19.84%) Capacity Planning
3 40 (15.56%) E-Commerce
4 23 (8.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 23 (8.95%) Enterprise Architecture
5 22 (8.56%) Business Continuity
5 22 (8.56%) Contact Management
5 22 (8.56%) Asset Management
5 22 (8.56%) CRM
5 22 (8.56%) EAI
5 22 (8.56%) SOA
5 22 (8.56%) ETL
5 22 (8.56%) Network Architecture
5 22 (8.56%) WFM
6 21 (8.17%) Change Management
6 21 (8.17%) Network Design
7 18 (7.00%) Load Balancing
8 16 (6.23%) Risk Assessment
9 13 (5.06%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (6.61%) SQL
2 9 (3.50%) Perl
3 8 (3.11%) C#
3 8 (3.11%) C++
3 8 (3.11%) VBA
3 8 (3.11%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.95%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.95%) Python
5 4 (1.56%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.56%) PHP
6 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 137 (53.31%) Cisco Certification
2 124 (48.25%) CCNP
3 64 (24.90%) CCNA
4 60 (23.35%) CCSP
5 29 (11.28%) CCSA
6 24 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (8.17%) CCSE
8 20 (7.78%) CCIE
9 18 (7.00%) MCSE
10 17 (6.61%) CCDP
11 12 (4.67%) CCDA
12 11 (4.28%) MCSA
13 7 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (2.72%) CISSP
14 6 (2.33%) VCP5
14 6 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (1.95%) CCVP
15 5 (1.95%) RHCE
16 3 (1.17%) A+ Certification
16 3 (1.17%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.17%) PCI DSS
2 11 (4.28%) SLA
3 9 (3.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.39%) QA
4 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 50 (19.46%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.50%) Hyper-V
3 9 (3.50%) XenApp
4 8 (3.11%) Terminal Services
5 7 (2.72%) vSphere
6 3 (1.17%) XenServer
7 2 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.78%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (2.72%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (1.95%) SCDPM
2 5 (1.95%) SCCM
3 3 (1.17%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.39%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.39%) XenMobile
4 1 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 143 (55.64%) Cisco
2 68 (26.46%) CheckPoint
3 66 (25.68%) Microsoft
4 32 (12.45%) VMware
5 13 (5.06%) Citrix
5 13 (5.06%) Juniper
6 9 (3.50%) HP
6 9 (3.50%) Red Hat
6 9 (3.50%) Riverbed
6 9 (3.50%) SolarWinds
6 9 (3.50%) F5
6 9 (3.50%) Blue Coat
7 8 (3.11%) EMC
8 7 (2.72%) Symantec
8 7 (2.72%) McAfee
8 7 (2.72%) Alterian
9 6 (2.33%) ArcSight
9 6 (2.33%) Cyber-Ark
10 5 (1.95%) Sourcefire
10 5 (1.95%) Oracle
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Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum + 12% bonus + much more
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
International Personal Finance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + £5000 car allow.+ benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Roc Search
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £49000 per annum + £5.4k car allowance, 15% bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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