The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 48 41 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAN 36 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.09% 4.62% 2.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.11% 31.01% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 21
Average salary £34,625 £42,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.52% +123.68%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
LAN
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 South Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
179 129 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.32% 14.90% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 139 88 167
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

LAN
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

LAN
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -8 23 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Doncaster - 3 - -
Barnsley - 2 £28,500 -
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 73 (97.33%) WAN
2 47 (62.67%) VMware
3 45 (60.00%) Cisco
4 42 (56.00%) Microsoft
5 37 (49.33%) Windows
6 36 (48.00%) Citrix
7 27 (36.00%) Firewall
8 25 (33.33%) SAN
9 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 22 (29.33%) ITIL
11 21 (28.00%) Enterprise Architecture
12 20 (26.67%) Zachman Framework
12 20 (26.67%) TOGAF
12 20 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
12 20 (26.67%) SLA
13 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
13 18 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (24.00%) Waterfall
14 17 (22.67%) VPN
14 17 (22.67%) PRINCE2
15 16 (21.33%) Active Directory
16 14 (18.67%) Project Management
17 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (17.33%) SharePoint
17 13 (17.33%) NAS
18 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
18 12 (16.00%) Dell
18 12 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 10 (13.33%) Wireless
19 10 (13.33%) CCNA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 13 (17.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.33%) Quickr
6 1 (1.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Office 365
2 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 73 (97.33%) WAN
2 27 (36.00%) Firewall
3 25 (33.33%) SAN
4 17 (22.67%) VPN
5 13 (17.33%) NAS
6 10 (13.33%) Wireless
7 7 (9.33%) DNS
7 7 (9.33%) VoIP
8 6 (8.00%) DHCP
9 5 (6.67%) MPLS
10 4 (5.33%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (4.00%) IPsec
11 3 (4.00%) Network Security
12 2 (2.67%) Cisco IPT
12 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
12 2 (2.67%) Unified Communications
12 2 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (1.33%) iSCSI
13 1 (1.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.33%) QlikView
General
1 4 (5.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (33.33%) Architect
2 20 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (22.67%) Network Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (12.00%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Project Manager
7 6 (8.00%) Analyst
8 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Design Architect
9 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
10 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Manager
10 3 (4.00%) Service Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 3 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) Replication
2 8 (10.67%) Clustering
3 2 (2.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 37 (49.33%) Windows
2 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.00%) Windows Vista
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.00%) Linux
8 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.33%) AIX
9 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) ITIL
2 21 (28.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 20 (26.67%) Zachman Framework
3 20 (26.67%) TOGAF
4 18 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (24.00%) Waterfall
5 17 (22.67%) PRINCE2
6 14 (18.67%) Project Management
7 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (12.00%) ITIL V3
7 9 (12.00%) Incident Management
7 9 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.00%) Coaching
8 8 (10.67%) Migration
9 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
9 7 (9.33%) Line Management
10 6 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (8.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.33%) CCNA
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.33%) MCP
5 3 (4.00%) MCDST
5 3 (4.00%) MCITP
6 2 (2.67%) MCSE
6 2 (2.67%) CCNP
7 1 (1.33%) MCSA
7 1 (1.33%) Degree
7 1 (1.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.33%) PMP
7 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.33%) CCDA
7 1 (1.33%) CCA
7 1 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.67%) SLA
2 12 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (9.33%) QA
System Software
1 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (21.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.00%) vCloud
4 3 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.67%) XenApp
5 2 (2.67%) vSphere
5 2 (2.67%) ISA Server
5 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (62.67%) VMware
2 45 (60.00%) Cisco
3 42 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 36 (48.00%) Citrix
5 12 (16.00%) Dell
6 9 (12.00%) Juniper
7 3 (4.00%) WatchGuard
7 3 (4.00%) HP
8 2 (2.67%) Apple
8 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.33%) McAfee
9 1 (1.33%) Websense
9 1 (1.33%) EMC
9 1 (1.33%) Avaya
9 1 (1.33%) IBM
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle
9 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.33%) SAP
9 1 (1.33%) Cognos
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