The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 20 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.35% 13.38% 10.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.64% 33.93% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 21
Median salary £42,250 £42,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £23,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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
47 56 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 40.87% 39.44% 26.03%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 52
Median salary £37,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of job ads across the Wakefield region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Wakefield

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wakefield region with a requirement for LAN.

1 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 11 (78.57%) vMotion
3 11 (78.57%) vSphere
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (78.57%) SCCM
3 11 (78.57%) SCOM
3 11 (78.57%) VMware ESX
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
3 11 (78.57%) ITIL
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) HP
3 11 (78.57%) SAN
4 10 (71.43%) SLA
5 8 (57.14%) HP Storage
5 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) DHCP
6 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) CCNA
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
7 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (78.57%) SAN
3 4 (28.57%) DHCP
3 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) ATM
5 1 (7.14%) BGP
5 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (7.14%) Frame Relay
5 1 (7.14%) ISDN
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) OSPF
5 1 (7.14%) PPP
5 1 (7.14%) SDH
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IP Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IP Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IP Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
1 8 (57.14%) HP Storage
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Server Building
3 2 (14.29%) BCP
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Process Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCSA
3 1 (7.14%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VMware ESX
1 11 (78.57%) vSphere
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) SCCM
1 11 (78.57%) SCOM
1 11 (78.57%) vMotion
2 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft