The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 66 89 78
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 177 83 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.64% 2.32% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.61% 12.89% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 142 65 99
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £17,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
951 644 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.55% 18.04% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 717 483 476
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,100 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Yorkshire

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +31 153 £40,000 +6.66% 15
Bradford +1 9 £35,000 -39.13% 2
Wakefield -7 4 £41,500 +66.00%
Ossett - 4 - -
Cleckheaton - 2 £38,250 -
Pontefract - 1 £28,000 -
Castleford - 1 £26,000 - 1
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 297 (92.24%) WAN
2 173 (53.73%) Cisco
3 161 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 161 (50.00%) Firewall
4 133 (41.30%) CCNP
5 99 (30.75%) Windows
6 90 (27.95%) Network Security
7 89 (27.64%) ITIL
8 87 (27.02%) CheckPoint
9 83 (25.78%) MPLS
10 81 (25.16%) Cisco ASA
11 77 (23.91%) Microsoft
11 77 (23.91%) CCNA
12 66 (20.50%) VoIP
13 54 (16.77%) Load Balancing
14 53 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 53 (16.46%) Active Directory
15 52 (16.15%) TCP/IP
16 49 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
16 49 (15.22%) Incident Management
17 45 (13.98%) VPN
17 45 (13.98%) VMware
18 44 (13.66%) MS Exchange
19 43 (13.35%) Capacity Planning
20 41 (12.73%) OSPF
21 40 (12.42%) CCSP
22 38 (11.80%) MS Excel
22 38 (11.80%) E-Commerce
22 38 (11.80%) SQL Server
23 37 (11.49%) BGP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 44 (13.66%) MS Exchange
2 20 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (2.17%) Lync
6 6 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.55%) IIS
8 3 (0.93%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.62%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.62%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.31%) Site Server
10 1 (0.31%) Apache
Applications
1 38 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.83%) MS Office
3 4 (1.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 297 (92.24%) WAN
2 161 (50.00%) Firewall
3 90 (27.95%) Network Security
4 83 (25.78%) MPLS
5 81 (25.16%) Cisco ASA
6 66 (20.50%) VoIP
7 52 (16.15%) TCP/IP
8 45 (13.98%) VPN
9 41 (12.73%) OSPF
10 37 (11.49%) BGP
11 36 (11.18%) FWSM
12 30 (9.32%) Wireless
13 24 (7.45%) DNS
13 24 (7.45%) DHCP
14 23 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
15 21 (6.52%) Internet
16 19 (5.90%) SAN
16 19 (5.90%) Multicast
17 17 (5.28%) EIGRP
18 14 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (11.80%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 26 (8.07%) Finance
2 14 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.55%) Advertising
4 3 (0.93%) Legal
5 2 (0.62%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.62%) Retail
6 1 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 129 (40.06%) Network Engineer
2 65 (20.19%) Analyst
3 52 (16.15%) Architect
4 51 (15.84%) Support Analyst
5 50 (15.53%) Senior Network Engineer
6 38 (11.80%) Network Analyst
6 38 (11.80%) Network Support
7 30 (9.32%) Solutions Architect
8 29 (9.01%) Network Support Analyst
9 26 (8.07%) Senior Analyst
10 24 (7.45%) Senior Support Analyst
11 22 (6.83%) Support Engineer
12 20 (6.21%) Senior Network Support
12 20 (6.21%) Senior Network Support Analyst
12 20 (6.21%) Senior Network Analyst
13 15 (4.66%) Network Architect
14 13 (4.04%) Systems Manager
15 12 (3.73%) IT Support
16 11 (3.42%) 2nd Line Support
17 9 (2.80%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.80%) .NET
2 5 (1.55%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.24%) Web Services
4 2 (0.62%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.31%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.31%) Middleware
5 1 (0.31%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.31%) HTML
5 1 (0.31%) COM
5 1 (0.31%) XML
5 1 (0.31%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.76%) Clustering
2 17 (5.28%) Management Information System
3 16 (4.97%) Blackberry
4 13 (4.04%) CMDB
4 13 (4.04%) NHS
5 5 (1.55%) IVR
6 4 (1.24%) Firmware
6 4 (1.24%) PDA
6 4 (1.24%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.93%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.62%) GIS
8 2 (0.62%) Replication
8 2 (0.62%) RMADS
8 2 (0.62%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.62%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.62%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.31%) Statistics
9 1 (0.31%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 99 (30.75%) Windows
2 53 (16.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (7.76%) Windows 7
5 19 (5.90%) UNIX
6 15 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (4.35%) Windows XP
8 13 (4.04%) Linux
9 9 (2.80%) Windows Vista
10 7 (2.17%) Android
11 4 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.24%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.62%) Fedora
12 2 (0.62%) CentOS
12 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.31%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (27.64%) ITIL
2 54 (16.77%) Load Balancing
3 49 (15.22%) Incident Management
4 43 (13.35%) Capacity Planning
5 38 (11.80%) E-Commerce
6 27 (8.39%) Project Management
7 25 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (7.45%) Analytics
9 22 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (6.52%) Network Design
11 19 (5.90%) Business Continuity
12 18 (5.59%) Supplier Management
13 17 (5.28%) Time Management
14 16 (4.97%) Network Architecture
15 14 (4.35%) ETL
16 13 (4.04%) Enterprise Architecture
16 13 (4.04%) WFM
16 13 (4.04%) Release Management
16 13 (4.04%) Network Management
16 13 (4.04%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.52%) SQL
2 6 (1.86%) C
3 2 (0.62%) VBScript
3 2 (0.62%) VB
3 2 (0.62%) Perl
3 2 (0.62%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.31%) Tcl
4 1 (0.31%) PHP
4 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.31%) C#
4 1 (0.31%) Java
4 1 (0.31%) Python
Qualifications
1 161 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 133 (41.30%) CCNP
3 77 (23.91%) CCNA
4 40 (12.42%) CCSP
5 26 (8.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (7.76%) CCIE
7 21 (6.52%) MCSE
8 17 (5.28%) CCSE
9 15 (4.66%) Degree
10 14 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
11 10 (3.11%) CCDP
12 8 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.86%) CCSA
13 6 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (1.24%) MCSA
14 4 (1.24%) CCIP
14 4 (1.24%) CISSP
14 4 (1.24%) CCDA
15 2 (0.62%) CCVP
16 1 (0.31%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.56%) SLA
2 10 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 53 (16.46%) Active Directory
2 27 (8.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.42%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.17%) XenApp
5 5 (1.55%) vSphere
6 4 (1.24%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.93%) Terminal Server
8 2 (0.62%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.62%) XenServer
8 2 (0.62%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (3.42%) SCCM
2 9 (2.80%) ARCserve
3 4 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.24%) WMI
3 4 (1.24%) Sysprep
4 3 (0.93%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.62%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.31%) WSUS
6 1 (0.31%) SCOM
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 173 (53.73%) Cisco
2 87 (27.02%) CheckPoint
3 77 (23.91%) Microsoft
4 45 (13.98%) VMware
5 16 (4.97%) Citrix
6 12 (3.73%) Juniper
6 12 (3.73%) HP
7 11 (3.42%) SolarWinds
8 9 (2.80%) Fortinet
9 7 (2.17%) F5
9 7 (2.17%) Apple
10 5 (1.55%) BT
11 4 (1.24%) Symantec
11 4 (1.24%) Altiris
11 4 (1.24%) Capita
11 4 (1.24%) Nimsoft
11 4 (1.24%) Acronis
12 3 (0.93%) Veeam
12 3 (0.93%) EMC
12 3 (0.93%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £22500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Plus Company Car plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £29999 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + +Oncall+OTBens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum dependent on level of experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum Expenses, Mobile Phone, Laptop, Pens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + 20% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Oncall, Overtime
Posted: 9 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £1 per annum + Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago