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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 83 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 145 160 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.93% 3.50% 3.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.79% 20.54% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126 136 96
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,500 £50,800
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
815 779 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.48% 17.04% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 652 556 593
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,250 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -12 104 £45,000 +25.00% 13
Wakefield +7 25 £30,000 -25.92% 2
Huddersfield +8 7 £20,000 -35.48%
Bradford -12 7 £28,250 +6.60% 4
Halifax +5 2 £40,000 -
Castleford - 2 £27,500 -
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 295 (86.51%) WAN
2 182 (53.37%) Cisco
3 159 (46.63%) Cisco Certification
4 145 (42.52%) Firewall
5 140 (41.06%) CCNP
6 120 (35.19%) Windows
7 90 (26.39%) ITIL
7 90 (26.39%) Microsoft
8 84 (24.63%) Active Directory
8 84 (24.63%) Network Security
9 79 (23.17%) CCNA
10 76 (22.29%) CheckPoint
11 72 (21.11%) Cisco ASA
12 68 (19.94%) VPN
13 66 (19.35%) VMware
14 64 (18.77%) VoIP
15 60 (17.60%) MPLS
16 58 (17.01%) CCSP
17 56 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
18 53 (15.54%) MS Excel
19 52 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
20 50 (14.66%) Incident Management
21 49 (14.37%) MS Exchange
21 49 (14.37%) Capacity Planning
22 48 (14.08%) UNIX
22 48 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
23 46 (13.49%) TCP/IP
24 42 (12.32%) BGP
25 41 (12.02%) SAN
26 40 (11.73%) Disaster Recovery

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 49 (14.37%) MS Exchange
2 26 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.52%) Lync
5 11 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.05%) SAS
7 7 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (1.76%) IIS
9 3 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.59%) Site Server
11 1 (0.29%) Quickr
11 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 53 (15.54%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.11%) MS Office
3 3 (0.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) Office 365
1 1 (0.29%) IaaS
1 1 (0.29%) SaaS
1 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 295 (86.51%) WAN
2 145 (42.52%) Firewall
3 84 (24.63%) Network Security
4 72 (21.11%) Cisco ASA
5 68 (19.94%) VPN
6 64 (18.77%) VoIP
7 60 (17.60%) MPLS
8 46 (13.49%) TCP/IP
9 42 (12.32%) BGP
10 41 (12.02%) SAN
11 38 (11.14%) DNS
12 34 (9.97%) OSPF
13 29 (8.50%) DHCP
14 28 (8.21%) EIGRP
15 25 (7.33%) Internet
16 22 (6.45%) PBX
17 20 (5.87%) Wireless
18 19 (5.57%) IPsec
18 19 (5.57%) Cisco PIX
19 17 (4.99%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.05%) MS Access
5 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 21 (6.16%) Finance
2 16 (4.69%) Retail
3 14 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.17%) Games
4 4 (1.17%) Banking
5 2 (0.59%) Legal
5 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.29%) Advertising
6 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 131 (38.42%) Network Engineer
2 54 (15.84%) Analyst
3 34 (9.97%) Architect
3 34 (9.97%) Senior Network Engineer
4 24 (7.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (7.04%) Support Engineer
5 23 (6.74%) Support Analyst
6 22 (6.45%) Security Analyst
7 21 (6.16%) Network Analyst
8 20 (5.87%) IT Support
9 16 (4.69%) Network Security Analyst
9 16 (4.69%) Administrator
9 16 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (4.69%) Consultant
10 15 (4.40%) Technical Support
10 15 (4.40%) Network Support
10 15 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
11 14 (4.11%) Server Engineer
12 13 (3.81%) IT Support Analyst
13 11 (3.23%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.35%) .NET
1 8 (2.35%) COM+
2 6 (1.76%) HTML
3 3 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.16%) Blackberry
1 21 (6.16%) CMDB
2 18 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 11 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.05%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (2.05%) Replication
4 7 (2.05%) Clustering
5 6 (1.76%) NHS
6 4 (1.17%) PKI
6 4 (1.17%) iPad
6 4 (1.17%) iPhone
7 2 (0.59%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.29%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.29%) RMADS
8 1 (0.29%) FMCG
8 1 (0.29%) PMI
8 1 (0.29%) Economics
8 1 (0.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 120 (35.19%) Windows
2 52 (15.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (14.08%) UNIX
3 48 (14.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 26 (7.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 25 (7.33%) Linux
7 22 (6.45%) Windows 8
8 14 (4.11%) Windows XP
9 9 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (2.35%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.17%) Solaris
11 4 (1.17%) CentOS
12 3 (0.88%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.88%) AIX
13 2 (0.59%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (26.39%) ITIL
2 50 (14.66%) Incident Management
3 49 (14.37%) Capacity Planning
4 40 (11.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 38 (11.14%) E-Commerce
6 32 (9.38%) Business Continuity
7 23 (6.74%) Network Architecture
8 22 (6.45%) Network Design
8 22 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 22 (6.45%) Change Management
9 21 (6.16%) Contact Management
9 21 (6.16%) Asset Management
9 21 (6.16%) EAI
9 21 (6.16%) SOA
9 21 (6.16%) ETL
9 21 (6.16%) CRM
9 21 (6.16%) WFM
10 20 (5.87%) Load Balancing
11 18 (5.28%) Problem Management
12 17 (4.99%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (5.57%) SQL
2 9 (2.64%) Perl
3 8 (2.35%) C#
3 8 (2.35%) C++
3 8 (2.35%) VBA
3 8 (2.35%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.47%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.47%) Python
5 4 (1.17%) PHP
5 4 (1.17%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.88%) C
7 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 159 (46.63%) Cisco Certification
2 140 (41.06%) CCNP
3 79 (23.17%) CCNA
4 58 (17.01%) CCSP
5 56 (16.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 32 (9.38%) CCSA
7 24 (7.04%) MCSE
8 23 (6.74%) CCSE
9 22 (6.45%) CCIE
10 18 (5.28%) MCSA
11 17 (4.99%) CCDP
12 16 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (3.52%) CCDA
14 11 (3.23%) MCDST
15 8 (2.35%) Degree
16 7 (2.05%) VCP4
16 7 (2.05%) CISSP
16 7 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (1.76%) MCP
17 6 (1.76%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.38%) SLA
2 21 (6.16%) PCI DSS
3 9 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.59%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 84 (24.63%) Active Directory
2 37 (10.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.28%) vSphere
4 10 (2.93%) Terminal Services
4 10 (2.93%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (2.93%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.93%) VMware Server
5 9 (2.64%) XenApp
6 8 (2.35%) Firmware
7 3 (0.88%) XenServer
8 2 (0.59%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.59%) UAG
Systems Management
1 26 (7.62%) SCCM
2 13 (3.81%) NetBackup
3 10 (2.93%) SCOM
3 10 (2.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 9 (2.64%) Cisco UCCE
4 9 (2.64%) Cisco UCCX
5 7 (2.05%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (1.76%) WSUS
7 5 (1.47%) SCDPM
8 3 (0.88%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.59%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 182 (53.37%) Cisco
2 90 (26.39%) Microsoft
3 76 (22.29%) CheckPoint
4 66 (19.35%) VMware
5 30 (8.80%) Citrix
6 18 (5.28%) Juniper
7 17 (4.99%) HP
8 13 (3.81%) F5
9 12 (3.52%) Riverbed
10 11 (3.23%) SolarWinds
10 11 (3.23%) Sun
11 10 (2.93%) Blue Coat
12 9 (2.64%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.64%) Dell
13 8 (2.35%) Symantec
13 8 (2.35%) EMC
14 7 (2.05%) ArcSight
14 7 (2.05%) McAfee
14 7 (2.05%) Alterian
15 6 (1.76%) Sourcefire
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: 1 hour ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £54999 per annum + Bonus + Car + benefits.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £41,000 per annum + 12% bonus + much more
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + various flexible bens.
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 65,000 + 5000 car and other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
International Personal Finance
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £49000 per annum + £5.4k car allowance, 15% bonus
Posted: 20 days ago