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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 65 46 100
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +54
Permanent jobs citing LAN 126 180 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.60% 4.88% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.61% 21.08% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 114 143 39
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £21,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
583 854 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.65% 23.16% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 485 618 336
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 258 (89.27%) WAN
2 182 (62.98%) Cisco
3 178 (61.59%) Cisco Certification
4 132 (45.67%) Firewall
5 105 (36.33%) CheckPoint
6 103 (35.64%) CCNP
7 87 (30.10%) Microsoft
8 74 (25.61%) CCNA
9 70 (24.22%) Network Security
10 67 (23.18%) ITIL
10 67 (23.18%) Wireless
11 62 (21.45%) Windows
12 61 (21.11%) Data Centre
13 53 (18.34%) HP
14 52 (17.99%) SQL Server
15 51 (17.65%) VPN
15 51 (17.65%) Wireless Security
16 49 (16.96%) Network Design
17 48 (16.61%) Active Directory
18 47 (16.26%) Cisco ASA
19 46 (15.92%) HP ASE
19 46 (15.92%) MS Excel
19 46 (15.92%) Huawei
19 46 (15.92%) Load Balancing
20 45 (15.57%) Incident Management
21 43 (14.88%) F5
22 42 (14.53%) TCP/IP
23 41 (14.19%) VMware
24 36 (12.46%) Unified Communications
24 36 (12.46%) SAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (12.11%) MS Exchange
1 35 (12.11%) Lync
2 11 (3.81%) OpenStack
3 10 (3.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.73%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.04%) IIS
7 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.35%) CMS
Applications
1 46 (15.92%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.27%) MS Office
3 13 (4.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Line 500
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) SaaS
1 1 (0.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 258 (89.27%) WAN
2 132 (45.67%) Firewall
3 70 (24.22%) Network Security
4 67 (23.18%) Wireless
5 51 (17.65%) VPN
5 51 (17.65%) Wireless Security
6 47 (16.26%) Cisco ASA
7 42 (14.53%) TCP/IP
8 36 (12.46%) Unified Communications
8 36 (12.46%) SAN
9 27 (9.34%) MPLS
10 25 (8.65%) DNS
11 24 (8.30%) BGP
11 24 (8.30%) Cisco PIX
12 17 (5.88%) Internet
13 16 (5.54%) OSPF
14 15 (5.19%) Telepresence
15 14 (4.84%) DHCP
16 13 (4.50%) EIGRP
16 13 (4.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (17.99%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.15%) MySQL
3 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.35%) OLTP
5 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.35%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (4.15%) Telecoms
2 11 (3.81%) Finance
3 6 (2.08%) Games
4 4 (1.38%) Retail
5 3 (1.04%) Law
5 3 (1.04%) Legal
6 2 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 105 (36.33%) Network Engineer
2 59 (20.42%) Senior Network Engineer
3 51 (17.65%) Architect
4 41 (14.19%) Network Architect
4 41 (14.19%) Cisco Architect
4 41 (14.19%) Network Design Architect
5 26 (9.00%) Analyst
6 23 (7.96%) Communications Engineer
7 22 (7.61%) Network Consultant
7 22 (7.61%) Consultant
8 18 (6.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 17 (5.88%) Unified Communications Engineer
10 14 (4.84%) Network Security Consultant
10 14 (4.84%) Security Consultant
11 12 (4.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 12 (4.15%) Administrator
11 12 (4.15%) Linux Administrator
12 11 (3.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 11 (3.81%) Pre Sales Consultant
12 11 (3.81%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.08%) CSS
2 3 (1.04%) Middleware
2 3 (1.04%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.69%) VXML
4 1 (0.35%) Java EE
4 1 (0.35%) JSON
4 1 (0.35%) REST
4 1 (0.35%) SOAP
4 1 (0.35%) Web Services
4 1 (0.35%) XSD
4 1 (0.35%) WAP
4 1 (0.35%) WSDL
4 1 (0.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 61 (21.11%) Data Centre
2 19 (6.57%) Video Conferencing
3 10 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.77%) Blackberry
5 5 (1.73%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.04%) IVR
7 2 (0.69%) Statistics
7 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.35%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.35%) NHS
8 1 (0.35%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.35%) PDA
8 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 62 (21.45%) Windows
2 31 (10.73%) Linux
3 29 (10.03%) UNIX
4 21 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (4.84%) Solaris
7 13 (4.50%) AIX
8 12 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (3.81%) Windows 7
9 11 (3.81%) HPUX
10 7 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.38%) Debian
11 4 (1.38%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.04%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.04%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.69%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.69%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (23.18%) ITIL
2 49 (16.96%) Network Design
3 46 (15.92%) Load Balancing
4 45 (15.57%) Incident Management
5 25 (8.65%) E-Commerce
5 25 (8.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (8.65%) Capacity Planning
6 19 (6.57%) Project Management
7 15 (5.19%) Mentoring
8 14 (4.84%) Business Continuity Planning
8 14 (4.84%) Business Continuity
9 12 (4.15%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (4.15%) BCP
9 12 (4.15%) Coaching
10 11 (3.81%) DevOps
10 11 (3.81%) Service Delivery
10 11 (3.81%) Software Delivery
11 10 (3.46%) Cyber Security
11 10 (3.46%) PRINCE2
12 9 (3.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.27%) SQL
2 4 (1.38%) Java
3 2 (0.69%) Perl
3 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.69%) Python
4 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 178 (61.59%) Cisco Certification
2 103 (35.64%) CCNP
3 74 (25.61%) CCNA
4 46 (15.92%) HP ASE
5 32 (11.07%) CCSP
6 20 (6.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (6.57%) CCSA
8 18 (6.23%) CCIE
9 16 (5.54%) CCSE
10 10 (3.46%) Degree
10 10 (3.46%) CCDA
10 10 (3.46%) CCDP
11 7 (2.42%) CCVP
12 5 (1.73%) CCIP
12 5 (1.73%) MCSE
13 4 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.69%) MCSA
14 2 (0.69%) MCP
15 1 (0.35%) HND
15 1 (0.35%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.23%) SLA
2 12 (4.15%) PCI DSS
3 10 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.38%) QA
5 1 (0.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 48 (16.61%) Active Directory
2 34 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.84%) vSphere
4 11 (3.81%) Xen
4 11 (3.81%) XenServer
4 11 (3.81%) KVM
5 5 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.04%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.35%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.42%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.08%) Cisco UCCX
2 6 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.04%) OpenView
3 3 (1.04%) SCCM
3 3 (1.04%) SCOM
4 2 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.69%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.35%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.35%) Puppet
5 1 (0.35%) Nagios
5 1 (0.35%) Foglight
5 1 (0.35%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.35%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 182 (62.98%) Cisco
2 105 (36.33%) CheckPoint
3 87 (30.10%) Microsoft
4 53 (18.34%) HP
5 46 (15.92%) Huawei
6 43 (14.88%) F5
7 41 (14.19%) VMware
8 17 (5.88%) Oracle
9 15 (5.19%) Juniper
10 11 (3.81%) Citrix
11 9 (3.11%) Tandberg
12 7 (2.42%) Avaya
13 6 (2.08%) McAfee
13 6 (2.08%) Brocade
14 4 (1.38%) NetApp
15 3 (1.04%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.04%) Sage
15 3 (1.04%) IBM
15 3 (1.04%) Blue Coat
15 3 (1.04%) Fujitsu
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