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 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 57 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.86% 2.19% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.42% 11.76% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 7
Average salary £34,875 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £38,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
103 136 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.74% 18.58% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 91 112 89
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £30,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (86.36%) WAN
2 21 (47.73%) Firewall
3 17 (38.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (36.36%) ITIL
5 15 (34.09%) Cisco
5 15 (34.09%) Network Security
6 14 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (31.82%) SAN
7 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (29.55%) MCSE
8 12 (27.27%) CCNA
8 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 12 (27.27%) Supplier Management
9 11 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 11 (25.00%) MPLS
9 11 (25.00%) Windows
10 10 (22.73%) VMware
11 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (18.18%) NAS
12 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (18.18%) Citrix
13 7 (15.91%) SQL
13 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (13.64%) Finance
14 6 (13.64%) Linux
15 5 (11.36%) PHP
15 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
15 5 (11.36%) DHCP
15 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (11.36%) IIS
1 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (9.09%) Apache
2 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) RMDS
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (86.36%) WAN
2 21 (47.73%) Firewall
3 15 (34.09%) Network Security
4 14 (31.82%) SAN
5 11 (25.00%) MPLS
6 8 (18.18%) NAS
7 5 (11.36%) VPN
7 5 (11.36%) DNS
7 5 (11.36%) IPv4
7 5 (11.36%) DHCP
8 4 (9.09%) HTTP
8 4 (9.09%) VoIP
8 4 (9.09%) FCoE
8 4 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (9.09%) Multicast
9 3 (6.82%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.82%) IPsec
10 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
11 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) DB2
2 4 (9.09%) OLAP
2 4 (9.09%) OLTP
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) HBase
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (18.18%) Architect
2 8 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Operations Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Network Support
7 2 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) XSLT
2 1 (2.27%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.27%) DTV
2 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.64%) Linux
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.27%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 12 (27.27%) Supplier Management
3 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
3 5 (11.36%) Project Management
4 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.82%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.82%) Information Security
5 3 (6.82%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.82%) Network Architecture
5 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.82%) People Management
6 2 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.55%) Line Management
6 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.55%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
2 5 (11.36%) PHP
3 1 (2.27%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (29.55%) MCSE
3 12 (27.27%) CCNA
4 11 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.55%) MCSA
6 1 (2.27%) CCNP
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
6 1 (2.27%) MCTS
6 1 (2.27%) MCITP
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (9.09%) SRDF
3 4 (9.09%) NFS
4 2 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.27%) XenApp
5 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.27%) vCloud
5 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) SCOM
2 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Cisco
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.73%) VMware
4 8 (18.18%) Citrix
5 5 (11.36%) NetApp
5 5 (11.36%) EMC
6 4 (9.09%) IBM
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle
7 3 (6.82%) Websense
7 3 (6.82%) WatchGuard
8 2 (4.55%) Symantec
8 2 (4.55%) BT
8 2 (4.55%) HP
9 1 (2.27%) Intel
9 1 (2.27%) Sybase
9 1 (2.27%) SAP
9 1 (2.27%) DataSynapse
9 1 (2.27%) Apple
9 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.27%) Nimble Storage
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