The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 27 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 13 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.68% 10.91% 5.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.95% 48.00% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 5
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
LAN
West 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 Wakefield region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 25 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 18.34% 22.73% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 24 16
Average salary £32,500 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £58,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

LAN
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

LAN Salary Trend in Wakefield

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 13 (68.42%) WAN
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) SLA
3 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
4 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (31.58%) SCCM
5 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco
6 4 (21.05%) MS Office
6 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (21.05%) HP
6 4 (21.05%) Dell
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (21.05%) Firewall
7 3 (15.79%) VoIP
7 3 (15.79%) SAN
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
8 2 (10.53%) Business Development
8 2 (10.53%) Project Management
8 2 (10.53%) MPLS
8 2 (10.53%) DHCP
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (10.53%) Wireless
8 2 (10.53%) IPsec
8 2 (10.53%) MCSE
8 2 (10.53%) CCNP
8 2 (10.53%) CCNA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 2 (10.53%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) WAN
2 4 (21.05%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) VoIP
3 3 (15.79%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) MPLS
4 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) Wireless
4 2 (10.53%) IPsec
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.53%) DNS
5 1 (5.26%) WAAS
5 1 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security
5 1 (5.26%) PBX
5 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.26%) SNMP
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
5 1 (5.26%) OSPF
5 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Project Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support
3 3 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Account Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows 8
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.53%) Business Development
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCSE
1 2 (10.53%) CCNP
1 2 (10.53%) CCNA
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCSA
2 1 (5.26%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Dell
4 3 (15.79%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Mitel
5 1 (5.26%) SonicWALL
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
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