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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 49 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 158 118 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 4.48% 3.18% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.50% 17.88% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 134 93 53
Average salary £49,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.95% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £23,300 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
645 660 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.28% 17.77% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 514 517 380
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 April 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Leeds

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 225 (84.91%) WAN
2 140 (52.83%) Cisco
3 138 (52.08%) Cisco Certification
4 115 (43.40%) Firewall
5 108 (40.75%) CCNP
6 82 (30.94%) Microsoft
7 75 (28.30%) CheckPoint
8 72 (27.17%) Active Directory
9 69 (26.04%) ITIL
10 67 (25.28%) CCNA
11 65 (24.53%) Windows
12 64 (24.15%) Network Security
13 56 (21.13%) Cisco ASA
14 55 (20.75%) MS Excel
15 51 (19.25%) Incident Management
16 48 (18.11%) VPN
17 42 (15.85%) CCSP
18 41 (15.47%) Windows Server 2008
19 38 (14.34%) Windows Server 2003
20 37 (13.96%) MS Exchange
20 37 (13.96%) Capacity Planning
21 35 (13.21%) SAN
22 34 (12.83%) TCP/IP
22 34 (12.83%) CCSA
23 33 (12.45%) VMware
24 29 (10.94%) SQL Server
24 29 (10.94%) Internet
25 28 (10.57%) E-Commerce
25 28 (10.57%) Disaster Recovery
26 27 (10.19%) Linux

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 37 (13.96%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.55%) Lync
3 10 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.40%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.26%) IIS
8 5 (1.89%) SAS
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 55 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.15%) MS Office
3 8 (3.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.38%) SaaS
1 1 (0.38%) PaaS
1 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 225 (84.91%) WAN
2 115 (43.40%) Firewall
3 64 (24.15%) Network Security
4 56 (21.13%) Cisco ASA
5 48 (18.11%) VPN
6 35 (13.21%) SAN
7 34 (12.83%) TCP/IP
8 29 (10.94%) Internet
9 27 (10.19%) Cisco PIX
10 26 (9.81%) MPLS
11 25 (9.43%) BGP
12 23 (8.68%) DNS
13 21 (7.92%) OSPF
14 17 (6.42%) EIGRP
14 17 (6.42%) Wireless
14 17 (6.42%) Unified Communications
15 13 (4.91%) DHCP
16 12 (4.53%) SSL
16 12 (4.53%) IPsec
16 12 (4.53%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.89%) MS Access
4 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 14 (5.28%) Retail
3 13 (4.91%) Finance
4 4 (1.51%) Legal
5 3 (1.13%) Games
5 3 (1.13%) Banking
6 2 (0.75%) Marketing
7 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 91 (34.34%) Network Engineer
2 52 (19.62%) Senior Network Engineer
3 49 (18.49%) Analyst
4 24 (9.06%) Architect
5 22 (8.30%) Support Analyst
6 21 (7.92%) Security Analyst
6 21 (7.92%) IT Support
7 18 (6.79%) IT Support Analyst
7 18 (6.79%) Network Analyst
7 18 (6.79%) Consultant
8 15 (5.66%) Network Consultant
8 15 (5.66%) Network Security Analyst
9 13 (4.91%) Network Architect
10 12 (4.53%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (4.15%) Communications Engineer
11 11 (4.15%) Cisco Architect
11 11 (4.15%) Network Design Architect
12 10 (3.77%) Security Consultant
13 9 (3.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (3.40%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.26%) .NET
1 6 (2.26%) COM+
2 3 (1.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.81%) Blackberry
2 13 (4.91%) Management Information System
2 13 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.40%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (2.64%) NHS
4 7 (2.64%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (2.26%) CMDB
6 5 (1.89%) Clustering
7 4 (1.51%) Replication
8 3 (1.13%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.38%) RMADS
9 1 (0.38%) Statistics
9 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 65 (24.53%) Windows
2 41 (15.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (14.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (10.19%) Linux
5 26 (9.81%) Windows 7
6 19 (7.17%) UNIX
7 14 (5.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (4.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (3.40%) Mac OS
10 7 (2.64%) Solaris
11 5 (1.89%) CentOS
12 3 (1.13%) AIX
12 3 (1.13%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.38%) Debian
14 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (26.04%) ITIL
2 51 (19.25%) Incident Management
3 37 (13.96%) Capacity Planning
4 28 (10.57%) E-Commerce
4 28 (10.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 26 (9.81%) Load Balancing
6 24 (9.06%) Network Design
7 23 (8.68%) Network Architecture
8 20 (7.55%) Business Continuity
9 17 (6.42%) Business Continuity Planning
10 15 (5.66%) Trend Analysis
10 15 (5.66%) Project Management
11 14 (5.28%) BCP
12 12 (4.53%) Data Protection
13 10 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (3.77%) Mentoring
13 10 (3.77%) PRINCE2
13 10 (3.77%) Service Delivery
13 10 (3.77%) Change Management
14 9 (3.40%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.92%) SQL
2 11 (4.15%) Perl
3 6 (2.26%) C#
3 6 (2.26%) C++
3 6 (2.26%) VBA
3 6 (2.26%) Python
3 6 (2.26%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.26%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.89%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.89%) PHP
5 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 138 (52.08%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (40.75%) CCNP
3 67 (25.28%) CCNA
4 42 (15.85%) CCSP
5 34 (12.83%) CCSA
6 27 (10.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (8.30%) CCSE
8 20 (7.55%) MCSE
9 17 (6.42%) CCIE
10 13 (4.91%) CCDP
11 12 (4.53%) MCSA
12 11 (4.15%) HP ASE
13 10 (3.77%) CCDA
14 8 (3.02%) Degree
15 7 (2.64%) CISSP
16 6 (2.26%) RHCE
16 6 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (2.26%) VCP5
17 4 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
18 3 (1.13%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 16 (6.04%) PCI DSS
2 13 (4.91%) SLA
3 4 (1.51%) QA
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 72 (27.17%) Active Directory
2 25 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.77%) Terminal Services
4 8 (3.02%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.64%) vSphere
6 4 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.13%) XenApp
7 3 (1.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.26%) FortiGate
2 5 (1.89%) SCDPM
3 4 (1.51%) SCCM
4 3 (1.13%) SCOM
4 3 (1.13%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.75%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.75%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.38%) Puppet
6 1 (0.38%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.38%) OpenView
6 1 (0.38%) Nagios
6 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.38%) Foglight
6 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 140 (52.83%) Cisco
2 82 (30.94%) Microsoft
3 75 (28.30%) CheckPoint
4 33 (12.45%) VMware
5 24 (9.06%) Juniper
6 21 (7.92%) F5
7 18 (6.79%) HP
8 14 (5.28%) Citrix
9 12 (4.53%) Blue Coat
10 11 (4.15%) Huawei
10 11 (4.15%) Red Hat
11 8 (3.02%) ArcSight
12 7 (2.64%) Sourcefire
12 7 (2.64%) Sophos
13 6 (2.26%) EMC
13 6 (2.26%) Brocade
14 5 (1.89%) Alterian
14 5 (1.89%) Tandberg
15 4 (1.51%) Oracle
16 3 (1.13%) IBM
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus+OT+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Health, Life Assurance, 33
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
International Personal Finance
Salary: Highly Competitive plus bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £42000 - £44000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 17 days ago