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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 16 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 25 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 11.52% 5.95% 13.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.86% 25.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 18
Average salary £30,000 £22,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £46,000 £28,700
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
57 20 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 26.27% 23.81% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 52 18 35
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 £24,900 £19,600 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £46,000
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
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 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Wakefield

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) WAN
3 16 (51.61%) SLA
4 13 (41.94%) VMware
5 12 (38.71%) Windows 8
6 11 (35.48%) SCCM
6 11 (35.48%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (35.48%) Migration
6 11 (35.48%) VoIP
7 10 (32.26%) Firewall
8 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
8 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (22.58%) Cisco
9 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
9 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
9 7 (22.58%) HP
9 7 (22.58%) Dell
9 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (19.35%) Citrix
10 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (19.35%) CCNP
10 6 (19.35%) SAN
10 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
10 6 (19.35%) VPN
10 6 (19.35%) MCSA
10 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
11 5 (16.13%) HTML
11 5 (16.13%) WSUS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Lync
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) WAN
2 11 (35.48%) VoIP
3 10 (32.26%) Firewall
4 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 6 (19.35%) VPN
4 6 (19.35%) SAN
5 3 (9.68%) SNMP
5 3 (9.68%) WAAS
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.45%) MPLS
6 2 (6.45%) DHCP
6 2 (6.45%) DNS
6 2 (6.45%) Wireless
6 2 (6.45%) IPsec
7 1 (3.23%) VLAN
7 1 (3.23%) Network Security
7 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.23%) PBX
7 1 (3.23%) OSPF
7 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) IT Administrator
2 6 (19.35%) Technical Support
2 6 (19.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Network Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Project Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) IT Support
6 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.23%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows 8
3 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Migration
2 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL
3 1 (3.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MCSA
2 6 (19.35%) CCNP
2 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (12.90%) CCNA
4 3 (9.68%) CCSA
4 3 (9.68%) CCSE
5 1 (3.23%) MCDST
5 1 (3.23%) MCITP
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (51.61%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) SCCM
2 5 (16.13%) WSUS
3 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) VMware
2 7 (22.58%) Cisco
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) HP
2 7 (22.58%) Dell
3 6 (19.35%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) WatchGuard
5 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.23%) Mitel
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago