The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 52 62 46
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 25 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.22% 1.68% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.83% 9.76% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 9
Average salary £48,750 £43,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +19.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £18,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £47,400 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
LAN
South 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 Sheffield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
120 123 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 15.44% 17.18% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 92 90 60
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,130 £18,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

LAN
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Sheffield region.

LAN Salary Trend in Sheffield

LAN
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 60 (100.00%) WAN
2 43 (71.67%) Microsoft
3 42 (70.00%) Cisco
4 39 (65.00%) VMware
5 34 (56.67%) Citrix
6 30 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (43.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 26 (43.33%) Zachman Framework
7 26 (43.33%) TOGAF
7 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (43.33%) Waterfall
8 22 (36.67%) SAN
9 20 (33.33%) Windows
9 20 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 20 (33.33%) NAS
10 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
11 16 (26.67%) Firewall
12 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
13 14 (23.33%) ITIL
14 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (20.00%) People Management
15 11 (18.33%) Mentoring
15 11 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (18.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 10 (16.67%) Network Security
16 10 (16.67%) SLA
16 10 (16.67%) Coaching
17 9 (15.00%) VPN
17 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 20 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.33%) IIS
6 1 (1.67%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.67%) Quickr
Applications
1 17 (28.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (100.00%) WAN
2 22 (36.67%) SAN
3 20 (33.33%) NAS
4 16 (26.67%) Firewall
5 10 (16.67%) Network Security
6 9 (15.00%) VPN
7 8 (13.33%) Wireless
8 6 (10.00%) IPsec
8 6 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (8.33%) MPLS
10 4 (6.67%) DNS
10 4 (6.67%) DHCP
11 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
12 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
12 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (1.67%) Cisco IPT
12 1 (1.67%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.67%) PABX
12 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (53.33%) Architect
2 27 (45.00%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 3 (5.00%) Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Technical Design Architect
5 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (1.67%) Senior Manager
7 1 (1.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) FMCG
3 1 (1.67%) DTV
3 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.33%) Linux
7 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (43.33%) Zachman Framework
1 26 (43.33%) TOGAF
1 26 (43.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 26 (43.33%) Waterfall
2 14 (23.33%) ITIL
3 12 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (20.00%) People Management
4 11 (18.33%) Mentoring
5 10 (16.67%) Coaching
6 7 (11.67%) Migration
7 6 (10.00%) Information Security
7 6 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 6 (10.00%) Network Architecture
7 6 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.00%) MCSE
4 4 (6.67%) CCNA
4 4 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.00%) MCDST
5 3 (5.00%) MCITP
5 3 (5.00%) MCP
6 1 (1.67%) MCSA
6 1 (1.67%) CCNP
6 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (16.67%) SLA
3 6 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 30 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.33%) XenApp
4 2 (3.33%) vCloud
5 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (71.67%) Microsoft
2 42 (70.00%) Cisco
3 39 (65.00%) VMware
4 34 (56.67%) Citrix
5 6 (10.00%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.67%) Lotus
6 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.67%) Websense
6 1 (1.67%) BT
6 1 (1.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) Dell
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