The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 71 53 101
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +48
Permanent jobs citing LAN 155 213 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.27% 4.35% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.69% 20.25% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 140 171 59
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £22,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
749 1052 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.81% 21.50% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 610 766 469
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

LAN
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

LAN
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Leeds -19 127 £50,000 +18.34% 8
Wakefield +13 8 £65,000 +52.94%
Bradford -22 5 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Castleford +1 4 £22,500 -13.46%
Huddersfield - 3 - -
Bingley - 1 - -
Keighley - 1 £32,500 -
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West 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.

1 307 (89.50%) WAN
2 192 (55.98%) Cisco
3 188 (54.81%) Cisco Certification
4 144 (41.98%) Firewall
5 113 (32.94%) Microsoft
6 109 (31.78%) Windows
7 108 (31.49%) CCNP
8 106 (30.90%) CheckPoint
9 85 (24.78%) Active Directory
10 84 (24.49%) CCNA
11 81 (23.62%) ITIL
12 74 (21.57%) Network Security
13 72 (20.99%) VPN
14 70 (20.41%) Wireless
14 70 (20.41%) VMware
15 66 (19.24%) SQL Server
16 64 (18.66%) Data Centre
17 62 (18.08%) HP
18 60 (17.49%) MS Excel
19 55 (16.03%) MS Exchange
20 52 (15.16%) TCP/IP
21 51 (14.87%) SAN
21 51 (14.87%) Wireless Security
22 49 (14.29%) Network Design
23 47 (13.70%) Incident Management
23 47 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
24 46 (13.41%) HP ASE
24 46 (13.41%) Load Balancing
24 46 (13.41%) Huawei
24 46 (13.41%) DNS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 55 (16.03%) MS Exchange
2 42 (12.24%) Lync
3 14 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (3.79%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.21%) OpenStack
6 5 (1.46%) IIS
7 3 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.29%) CMS
9 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 60 (17.49%) MS Excel
2 31 (9.04%) MS Office
3 13 (3.79%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.58%) Line 500
2 2 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.29%) SaaS
1 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 307 (89.50%) WAN
2 144 (41.98%) Firewall
3 74 (21.57%) Network Security
4 72 (20.99%) VPN
5 70 (20.41%) Wireless
6 52 (15.16%) TCP/IP
7 51 (14.87%) SAN
7 51 (14.87%) Wireless Security
8 47 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
9 46 (13.41%) DNS
10 37 (10.79%) Unified Communications
11 29 (8.45%) DHCP
11 29 (8.45%) MPLS
12 27 (7.87%) BGP
13 25 (7.29%) Cisco PIX
14 22 (6.41%) NAS
15 19 (5.54%) OSPF
16 18 (5.25%) Internet
16 18 (5.25%) Wi-Fi
17 16 (4.66%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (19.24%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.50%) MySQL
3 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.29%) OLTP
5 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (7.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (4.37%) Finance
3 9 (2.62%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.04%) Legal
5 6 (1.75%) Games
5 6 (1.75%) Retail
6 5 (1.46%) Marketing
7 3 (0.87%) Law
7 3 (0.87%) Electronics
8 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 112 (32.65%) Network Engineer
2 59 (17.20%) Senior Network Engineer
3 55 (16.03%) Architect
4 41 (11.95%) Network Architect
4 41 (11.95%) Cisco Architect
4 41 (11.95%) Network Design Architect
5 39 (11.37%) Analyst
6 28 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (6.71%) Communications Engineer
8 22 (6.41%) Consultant
9 21 (6.12%) Network Consultant
10 18 (5.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 18 (5.25%) Unified Communications Engineer
11 15 (4.37%) Support Analyst
12 14 (4.08%) Security Consultant
12 14 (4.08%) Network Security Consultant
13 12 (3.50%) Linux Administrator
13 12 (3.50%) Sales Consultant
13 12 (3.50%) 2nd Line Support
13 12 (3.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.04%) CSS
2 3 (0.87%) Middleware
2 3 (0.87%) 802.1X
3 2 (0.58%) VXML
4 1 (0.29%) Java EE
4 1 (0.29%) JSON
4 1 (0.29%) REST
4 1 (0.29%) SOAP
4 1 (0.29%) Web Services
4 1 (0.29%) XSD
4 1 (0.29%) WAP
4 1 (0.29%) WSDL
4 1 (0.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 64 (18.66%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.54%) Video Conferencing
3 16 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.21%) Statistics
5 9 (2.62%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.87%) IVR
8 3 (0.87%) DTV
9 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.29%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.29%) User Experience
10 1 (0.29%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.29%) iPhone
10 1 (0.29%) iPad
10 1 (0.29%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.29%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.29%) NHS
10 1 (0.29%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.29%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 109 (31.78%) Windows
2 42 (12.24%) Linux
3 32 (9.33%) UNIX
4 31 (9.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (6.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (6.12%) Windows 7
7 20 (5.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (4.37%) Windows 8
9 14 (4.08%) Solaris
10 13 (3.79%) AIX
11 11 (3.21%) HPUX
12 8 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (2.04%) Windows XP
14 4 (1.17%) Debian
14 4 (1.17%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.87%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.58%) CentOS
16 2 (0.58%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (23.62%) ITIL
2 49 (14.29%) Network Design
3 47 (13.70%) Incident Management
4 46 (13.41%) Load Balancing
5 30 (8.75%) Capacity Planning
6 26 (7.58%) E-Commerce
6 26 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (5.54%) Project Management
8 16 (4.66%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (4.37%) Service Delivery
9 15 (4.37%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (4.37%) Mentoring
10 14 (4.08%) Business Continuity
10 14 (4.08%) Business Continuity Planning
11 13 (3.79%) BCP
12 12 (3.50%) Coaching
13 11 (3.21%) DevOps
13 11 (3.21%) Software Delivery
14 10 (2.92%) Cyber Security
14 10 (2.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.58%) SQL
2 5 (1.46%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.17%) Java
4 2 (0.58%) Perl
4 2 (0.58%) Python
4 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 188 (54.81%) Cisco Certification
2 108 (31.49%) CCNP
3 84 (24.49%) CCNA
4 46 (13.41%) HP ASE
5 34 (9.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 33 (9.62%) CCSP
7 19 (5.54%) CCSA
8 17 (4.96%) CCIE
9 16 (4.66%) CCSE
10 10 (2.92%) Degree
10 10 (2.92%) MCP
10 10 (2.92%) MCSE
10 10 (2.92%) CCDA
10 10 (2.92%) CCDP
11 7 (2.04%) CCVP
12 6 (1.75%) MCSA
12 6 (1.75%) CCIP
13 5 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.17%) MCTS
14 4 (1.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.41%) SLA
2 12 (3.50%) PCI DSS
3 11 (3.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.87%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 85 (24.78%) Active Directory
2 45 (13.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (7.29%) vSphere
4 15 (4.37%) Hyper-V
5 11 (3.21%) XenServer
5 11 (3.21%) Xen
5 11 (3.21%) KVM
6 8 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (1.46%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.17%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.87%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (2.33%) SCCM
2 7 (2.04%) SCOM
2 7 (2.04%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (1.75%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.87%) OpenView
4 3 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (0.87%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.58%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.29%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.29%) Nagios
6 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.29%) Foglight
6 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 192 (55.98%) Cisco
2 113 (32.94%) Microsoft
3 106 (30.90%) CheckPoint
4 70 (20.41%) VMware
5 62 (18.08%) HP
6 46 (13.41%) Huawei
7 44 (12.83%) F5
8 24 (7.00%) Oracle
9 18 (5.25%) Citrix
10 14 (4.08%) Juniper
11 13 (3.79%) NetApp
12 10 (2.92%) Brocade
13 9 (2.62%) Avaya
13 9 (2.62%) Tandberg
14 7 (2.04%) IBM
15 6 (1.75%) McAfee
16 5 (1.46%) Apple
16 5 (1.46%) 3PAR
17 4 (1.17%) Red Hat
17 4 (1.17%) Genesys
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago