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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 56 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 21 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.00% 3.07% 3.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 23.08% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 18
Average salary £53,750 £42,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.47% +123.68%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
133 91 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.00% 13.30% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 102 73 121
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 January 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Sheffield

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 49 (98.00%) WAN
2 36 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 34 (68.00%) Cisco
3 34 (68.00%) VMware
4 26 (52.00%) Citrix
5 24 (48.00%) Windows
6 21 (42.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (38.00%) Waterfall
7 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (38.00%) Zachman Framework
7 19 (38.00%) TOGAF
7 19 (38.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 14 (28.00%) SAN
9 14 (28.00%) Firewall
10 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
10 12 (24.00%) SharePoint
10 12 (24.00%) NAS
11 11 (22.00%) ITIL
11 11 (22.00%) SLA
12 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
13 9 (18.00%) VPN
13 9 (18.00%) Wireless
14 8 (16.00%) Office 365
15 7 (14.00%) Migration
15 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (14.00%) QA
15 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
15 7 (14.00%) Coaching

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.00%) IIS
5 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Quickr
6 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) Office 365
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 49 (98.00%) WAN
2 14 (28.00%) SAN
2 14 (28.00%) Firewall
3 12 (24.00%) NAS
4 9 (18.00%) VPN
4 9 (18.00%) Wireless
5 4 (8.00%) MPLS
5 4 (8.00%) DNS
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (6.00%) Network Security
6 3 (6.00%) DHCP
6 3 (6.00%) IPsec
7 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (2.00%) VLAN
8 1 (2.00%) SSH
8 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Architect
2 19 (38.00%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (16.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Desktop Support
6 4 (8.00%) Technical Design Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Technical Design Authority
8 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) FMCG
2 1 (2.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (12.00%) Windows Vista
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.00%) Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Waterfall
1 19 (38.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (38.00%) Zachman Framework
1 19 (38.00%) TOGAF
1 19 (38.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (22.00%) ITIL
3 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.00%) Migration
4 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (14.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (14.00%) Coaching
4 7 (14.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (12.00%) Project Management
5 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (12.00%) People Management
6 5 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 3 (6.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (6.00%) Information Security
7 3 (6.00%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.00%) MCDST
2 3 (6.00%) MCITP
2 3 (6.00%) MCP
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) CCNP
3 1 (2.00%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) SLA
2 7 (14.00%) QA
3 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (42.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.00%) vCloud
4 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.00%) XenApp
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.00%) vSphere
6 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (68.00%) Cisco
2 34 (68.00%) VMware
3 26 (52.00%) Citrix
4 3 (6.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (4.00%) HP
5 2 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (2.00%) Lotus
6 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
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