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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 23 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 7 3 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 5.83% 2.42% 15.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 8.57% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 22
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +37.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £35,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
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
25 35 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.83% 28.23% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 45
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,800 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Wakefield

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) WAN
3 16 (53.33%) VMware
4 14 (46.67%) VoIP
5 13 (43.33%) SLA
6 11 (36.67%) Migration
6 11 (36.67%) Firewall
6 11 (36.67%) SCCM
6 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (36.67%) Windows 8
7 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (23.33%) SAN
10 7 (23.33%) CCNP
10 7 (23.33%) Citrix
10 7 (23.33%) Cisco
10 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
10 7 (23.33%) MCSA
11 6 (20.00%) HTML
11 6 (20.00%) VPN
11 6 (20.00%) CCNA
11 6 (20.00%) HP
11 6 (20.00%) Dell
11 6 (20.00%) WatchGuard
11 6 (20.00%) WSUS
12 4 (13.33%) WAAS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) Lync
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) WAN
2 14 (46.67%) VoIP
3 11 (36.67%) Firewall
4 7 (23.33%) SAN
4 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
5 6 (20.00%) VPN
6 4 (13.33%) WAAS
6 4 (13.33%) SNMP
7 2 (6.67%) PBX
7 2 (6.67%) MPLS
7 2 (6.67%) Wireless
7 2 (6.67%) IPsec
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.33%) Network Security
8 1 (3.33%) VLAN
8 1 (3.33%) OSPF
8 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Administrator
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 6 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Project Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Network Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 7 (23.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.33%) Change Management
3 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (23.33%) CCNP
3 7 (23.33%) MCSA
4 6 (20.00%) CCNA
5 4 (13.33%) CCSE
5 4 (13.33%) CCSA
6 1 (3.33%) MCDST
6 1 (3.33%) MCITP
6 1 (3.33%) MCSE
6 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) SCCM
2 6 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (23.33%) Citrix
2 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) HP
3 6 (20.00%) Dell
3 6 (20.00%) WatchGuard
4 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Mitel
5 1 (3.33%) Sophos
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
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