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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 53 106 76
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -30
Permanent jobs citing LAN 211 75 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.26% 2.05% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.70% 11.68% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 168 59 101
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1071 642 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.60% 17.56% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 773 477 545
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 +66 179 £42,000 +10.52% 5
Bradford +12 14 £35,000 -39.13% 3
Wakefield -5 5 £42,500 -
Pontefract - 4 £28,000 -
Cleckheaton - 3 £26,500 -
Ossett - 2 - -
Castleford - 1 £26,000 - 1
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 323 (93.08%) WAN
2 202 (58.21%) Cisco
3 175 (50.43%) Firewall
4 173 (49.86%) Cisco Certification
5 154 (44.38%) CCNP
6 108 (31.12%) Windows
7 102 (29.39%) Network Security
8 94 (27.09%) MPLS
9 92 (26.51%) CheckPoint
10 90 (25.94%) Cisco ASA
11 84 (24.21%) VoIP
12 79 (22.77%) CCNA
13 78 (22.48%) ITIL
14 76 (21.90%) Microsoft
15 61 (17.58%) Incident Management
16 60 (17.29%) VMware
16 60 (17.29%) Active Directory
17 57 (16.43%) Load Balancing
18 54 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
18 54 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
19 53 (15.27%) CCSP
19 53 (15.27%) Windows Server 2003
20 48 (13.83%) VPN
21 46 (13.26%) BGP
21 46 (13.26%) TCP/IP
21 46 (13.26%) E-Commerce
22 45 (12.97%) FWSM
23 42 (12.10%) MS Exchange
24 41 (11.82%) MS Excel
24 41 (11.82%) OSPF

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 42 (12.10%) MS Exchange
2 24 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.73%) Lync
6 5 (1.44%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.15%) IIS
8 2 (0.58%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.29%) Apache
9 1 (0.29%) Site Server
Applications
1 41 (11.82%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.05%) MS Office
3 2 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.29%) SaaS
2 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 323 (93.08%) WAN
2 175 (50.43%) Firewall
3 102 (29.39%) Network Security
4 94 (27.09%) MPLS
5 90 (25.94%) Cisco ASA
6 84 (24.21%) VoIP
7 48 (13.83%) VPN
8 46 (13.26%) TCP/IP
8 46 (13.26%) BGP
9 45 (12.97%) FWSM
10 41 (11.82%) OSPF
11 27 (7.78%) Cisco IOS
12 22 (6.34%) EIGRP
13 21 (6.05%) SAN
13 21 (6.05%) Internet
13 21 (6.05%) DNS
14 19 (5.48%) Wireless
15 18 (5.19%) DHCP
16 17 (4.90%) PBX
17 16 (4.61%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.29%) Subversion
General
1 26 (7.49%) Finance
2 16 (4.61%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.44%) Advertising
4 3 (0.86%) Legal
5 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.58%) Retail
6 1 (0.29%) Marketing
6 1 (0.29%) French Language
6 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 154 (44.38%) Network Engineer
2 64 (18.44%) Analyst
3 60 (17.29%) Architect
4 56 (16.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 49 (14.12%) Support Analyst
6 38 (10.95%) Solutions Architect
6 38 (10.95%) Network Support
7 35 (10.09%) Network Analyst
8 32 (9.22%) Support Engineer
9 23 (6.63%) Network Support Analyst
9 23 (6.63%) Senior Analyst
10 21 (6.05%) Senior Support Analyst
11 17 (4.90%) Senior Network Analyst
11 17 (4.90%) Senior Network Support
11 17 (4.90%) Senior Network Support Analyst
11 17 (4.90%) IT Support
12 16 (4.61%) Network Architect
13 15 (4.32%) Network Support Engineer
14 13 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
15 12 (3.46%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.59%) .NET
2 5 (1.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.15%) Web Services
4 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.29%) COM
5 1 (0.29%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.29%) XML
5 1 (0.29%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.29%) Middleware
5 1 (0.29%) LAMP
5 1 (0.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.78%) Clustering
2 24 (6.92%) Blackberry
3 17 (4.90%) CMDB
4 12 (3.46%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.31%) IVR
6 7 (2.02%) Firmware
7 4 (1.15%) NHS
7 4 (1.15%) PDA
8 2 (0.58%) RMADS
8 2 (0.58%) GIS
8 2 (0.58%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.29%) AS400
9 1 (0.29%) Replication
9 1 (0.29%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.29%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 108 (31.12%) Windows
2 54 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (15.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 36 (10.37%) Windows 7
5 24 (6.92%) UNIX
6 19 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (4.03%) Windows XP
8 12 (3.46%) Linux
9 7 (2.02%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.02%) Android
10 5 (1.44%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.86%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.58%) Fedora
12 2 (0.58%) CentOS
12 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (22.48%) ITIL
2 61 (17.58%) Incident Management
3 57 (16.43%) Load Balancing
4 54 (15.56%) Capacity Planning
5 46 (13.26%) E-Commerce
6 29 (8.36%) Project Management
7 27 (7.78%) Analytics
8 25 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (5.48%) Network Design
10 18 (5.19%) ETL
11 17 (4.90%) CRM
11 17 (4.90%) EAI
11 17 (4.90%) SOA
11 17 (4.90%) Contact Management
11 17 (4.90%) WFM
11 17 (4.90%) Enterprise Architecture
12 16 (4.61%) PRINCE2
13 15 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
13 15 (4.32%) Business Continuity
14 14 (4.03%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.61%) SQL
2 3 (0.86%) VB
2 3 (0.86%) C
2 3 (0.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.29%) C#
3 1 (0.29%) Java
3 1 (0.29%) Perl
3 1 (0.29%) PHP
3 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 173 (49.86%) Cisco Certification
2 154 (44.38%) CCNP
3 79 (22.77%) CCNA
4 53 (15.27%) CCSP
5 28 (8.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (6.34%) MCSE
7 17 (4.90%) CCIE
8 16 (4.61%) CCSE
9 13 (3.75%) Check Point Certification
10 10 (2.88%) Degree
11 8 (2.31%) CCSA
12 7 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (2.02%) CCDP
13 6 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (1.44%) MCSA
15 4 (1.15%) CCIP
15 4 (1.15%) CISSP
16 3 (0.86%) CCDA
16 3 (0.86%) MCP
16 3 (0.86%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.09%) SLA
2 9 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.86%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 60 (17.29%) Active Directory
2 28 (8.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.03%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.02%) XenApp
5 6 (1.73%) VMware Server
6 5 (1.44%) vSphere
7 4 (1.15%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (0.58%) XenServer
8 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.58%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.29%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (4.03%) SCCM
2 4 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (1.15%) ARCserve
2 4 (1.15%) Sysprep
2 4 (1.15%) WMI
2 4 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (0.86%) SCOM
4 2 (0.58%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.58%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.29%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 202 (58.21%) Cisco
2 92 (26.51%) CheckPoint
3 76 (21.90%) Microsoft
4 60 (17.29%) VMware
5 19 (5.48%) Citrix
6 15 (4.32%) SolarWinds
7 12 (3.46%) Juniper
8 9 (2.59%) HP
9 8 (2.31%) Fortinet
10 7 (2.02%) Apple
10 7 (2.02%) F5
11 6 (1.73%) Capita
11 6 (1.73%) SAP
12 5 (1.44%) Riverbed
13 4 (1.15%) Acronis
13 4 (1.15%) Dell
13 4 (1.15%) Sun
13 4 (1.15%) Altiris
14 3 (0.86%) Veeam
14 3 (0.86%) Symantec
Bradford, Yorkshire
Morrisons
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Morrisons
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
West Yorkshire Police
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car and bonus scheme
Posted: 20 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £13.00 - £16.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago