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 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 50 60 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.72% 1.99% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.43% 9.86% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 9
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £18,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £46,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
102 142 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.09% 20.14% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 86 111 64
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £22,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 52 (100.00%) WAN
2 31 (59.62%) Cisco
3 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
3 29 (55.77%) VMware
4 23 (44.23%) Citrix
5 22 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (38.46%) Firewall
7 17 (32.69%) ITIL
7 17 (32.69%) Windows
7 17 (32.69%) Waterfall
7 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (32.69%) Zachman Framework
7 17 (32.69%) TOGAF
7 17 (32.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 16 (30.77%) Network Security
8 16 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (28.85%) SAN
10 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
10 14 (26.92%) SharePoint
10 14 (26.92%) NAS
11 12 (23.08%) Supplier Management
11 12 (23.08%) MCSE
11 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
12 11 (21.15%) MPLS
13 10 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (19.23%) CCNA
13 10 (19.23%) SLA
14 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 14 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (100.00%) WAN
2 20 (38.46%) Firewall
3 16 (30.77%) Network Security
4 15 (28.85%) SAN
5 14 (26.92%) NAS
6 11 (21.15%) MPLS
7 8 (15.38%) VPN
8 6 (11.54%) Wireless
8 6 (11.54%) IPsec
8 6 (11.54%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (5.77%) DNS
9 3 (5.77%) DHCP
10 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.85%) Internet
10 2 (3.85%) PABX
11 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.92%) Cisco IPT
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Architect
2 18 (34.62%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 7 (13.46%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.85%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Design Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Support Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Communications Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.92%) DTV
2 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Vista
4 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.92%) Solaris
7 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) ITIL
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (32.69%) Zachman Framework
1 17 (32.69%) TOGAF
1 17 (32.69%) Enterprise Architecture
1 17 (32.69%) Waterfall
2 12 (23.08%) Supplier Management
3 9 (17.31%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (17.31%) Mentoring
3 9 (17.31%) People Management
4 7 (13.46%) Coaching
5 6 (11.54%) Performance Management
5 6 (11.54%) Network Architecture
5 6 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (11.54%) Information Security
5 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.62%) Migration
7 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (23.08%) MCSE
4 10 (19.23%) CCNA
4 10 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.85%) MCDST
5 2 (3.85%) MCITP
5 2 (3.85%) MCP
5 2 (3.85%) MCSA
6 1 (1.92%) CCNP
6 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (19.23%) SLA
3 5 (9.62%) QA
System Software
1 22 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (26.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.85%) vCloud
3 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Cisco
2 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 29 (55.77%) VMware
3 23 (44.23%) Citrix
4 6 (11.54%) WatchGuard
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Websense
5 1 (1.92%) BT
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum + UPTO 20% BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago