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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 51 97 75
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -22
Permanent jobs citing LAN 219 86 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.32% 2.34% 3.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.45% 13.23% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 173 74 109
Average salary £42,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £22,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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
1126 650 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.19% 17.72% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 799 500 577
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 £24,000 £25,000 £24,625
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 18 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 18 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 +61 182 £44,000 +15.78% 6
Bradford -5 15 £35,000 +27.27%
Wakefield -8 6 £42,000 - 1
Cleckheaton - 5 £26,000 -
Pontefract - 4 £28,000 -
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 344 (94.25%) WAN
2 216 (59.18%) Cisco
3 190 (52.05%) Cisco Certification
4 187 (51.23%) Firewall
5 170 (46.58%) CCNP
6 114 (31.23%) Windows
7 112 (30.68%) Network Security
8 103 (28.22%) MPLS
9 92 (25.21%) CheckPoint
9 92 (25.21%) VoIP
10 91 (24.93%) Cisco ASA
11 83 (22.74%) CCNA
12 82 (22.47%) Microsoft
13 79 (21.64%) ITIL
14 67 (18.36%) Incident Management
15 65 (17.81%) VMware
16 64 (17.53%) Active Directory
17 62 (16.99%) CCSP
18 59 (16.16%) Load Balancing
18 59 (16.16%) Capacity Planning
19 54 (14.79%) BGP
20 53 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
20 53 (14.52%) VPN
20 53 (14.52%) E-Commerce
20 53 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
21 50 (13.70%) FWSM
22 47 (12.88%) TCP/IP
22 47 (12.88%) MS Excel
23 46 (12.60%) OSPF
24 44 (12.05%) MS Exchange

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 44 (12.05%) MS Exchange
2 25 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (1.92%) Lync
4 7 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.10%) IIS
6 4 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.27%) Site Server
7 1 (0.27%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.27%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
Applications
1 47 (12.88%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.27%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 344 (94.25%) WAN
2 187 (51.23%) Firewall
3 112 (30.68%) Network Security
4 103 (28.22%) MPLS
5 92 (25.21%) VoIP
6 91 (24.93%) Cisco ASA
7 54 (14.79%) BGP
8 53 (14.52%) VPN
9 50 (13.70%) FWSM
10 47 (12.88%) TCP/IP
11 46 (12.60%) OSPF
12 25 (6.85%) Cisco IOS
13 23 (6.30%) EIGRP
13 23 (6.30%) SAN
14 21 (5.75%) DNS
14 21 (5.75%) Wireless
15 20 (5.48%) PBX
15 20 (5.48%) Internet
16 18 (4.93%) DHCP
17 17 (4.66%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.27%) Subversion
General
1 23 (6.30%) Finance
2 16 (4.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.37%) Advertising
4 2 (0.55%) Legal
4 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.27%) Marketing
5 1 (0.27%) French Language
5 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 178 (48.77%) Network Engineer
2 65 (17.81%) Architect
3 59 (16.16%) Senior Network Engineer
4 58 (15.89%) Analyst
5 45 (12.33%) Support Analyst
6 39 (10.68%) Solutions Architect
7 36 (9.86%) Support Engineer
8 34 (9.32%) Network Support
9 30 (8.22%) Network Analyst
10 20 (5.48%) Senior Analyst
10 20 (5.48%) IT Support
11 19 (5.21%) Senior Support Analyst
11 19 (5.21%) Network Support Analyst
12 18 (4.93%) Network Architect
13 15 (4.11%) Network Support Engineer
13 15 (4.11%) Senior Network Analyst
13 15 (4.11%) Senior Network Support
13 15 (4.11%) Senior Network Support Analyst
14 12 (3.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (3.29%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.47%) .NET
2 5 (1.37%) .NET Framework
3 4 (1.10%) Web Services
4 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.27%) LAMP
5 1 (0.27%) Middleware
5 1 (0.27%) COM
5 1 (0.27%) XML
5 1 (0.27%) HTML
5 1 (0.27%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.40%) Clustering
2 24 (6.58%) Blackberry
3 22 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.48%) CMDB
5 8 (2.19%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.92%) IVR
6 7 (1.92%) Firmware
7 4 (1.10%) PDA
8 2 (0.55%) GIS
8 2 (0.55%) RMADS
8 2 (0.55%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.55%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.55%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.27%) User Experience
9 1 (0.27%) Statistics
9 1 (0.27%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.27%) NHS
9 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 114 (31.23%) Windows
2 53 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 53 (14.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (10.14%) Windows 7
4 29 (7.95%) UNIX
5 19 (5.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (3.84%) Windows XP
7 10 (2.74%) Linux
8 7 (1.92%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.64%) Android
10 5 (1.37%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.10%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.55%) CentOS
13 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.27%) Fedora
13 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (21.64%) ITIL
2 67 (18.36%) Incident Management
3 59 (16.16%) Load Balancing
3 59 (16.16%) Capacity Planning
4 53 (14.52%) E-Commerce
5 28 (7.67%) Mentoring
6 27 (7.40%) Project Management
7 26 (7.12%) Analytics
8 25 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (5.75%) ETL
10 20 (5.48%) Contact Management
10 20 (5.48%) Network Design
10 20 (5.48%) EAI
10 20 (5.48%) SOA
10 20 (5.48%) CRM
10 20 (5.48%) WFM
10 20 (5.48%) Enterprise Architecture
11 16 (4.38%) Asset Management
11 16 (4.38%) Change Management
12 15 (4.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.56%) SQL
2 3 (0.82%) C
3 2 (0.55%) VB
3 2 (0.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.27%) C#
4 1 (0.27%) Java
4 1 (0.27%) Perl
4 1 (0.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 190 (52.05%) Cisco Certification
2 170 (46.58%) CCNP
3 83 (22.74%) CCNA
4 62 (16.99%) CCSP
5 29 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (6.30%) CCIE
6 23 (6.30%) MCSE
7 14 (3.84%) CCSE
8 11 (3.01%) Check Point Certification
9 10 (2.74%) Degree
10 9 (2.47%) CCSA
10 9 (2.47%) CCDP
11 7 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 6 (1.64%) CCDA
12 6 (1.64%) MCSA
12 6 (1.64%) CCVP
13 4 (1.10%) CCIP
13 4 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.10%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.77%) SLA
2 8 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.92%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 64 (17.53%) Active Directory
2 28 (7.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.29%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.74%) XenApp
5 8 (2.19%) VMware Server
6 5 (1.37%) vSphere
7 4 (1.10%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.55%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.55%) XenServer
8 2 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (4.11%) SCCM
2 5 (1.37%) SCOM
3 4 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (1.10%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.10%) WMI
3 4 (1.10%) Sysprep
3 4 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (0.82%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.27%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.27%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.27%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 216 (59.18%) Cisco
2 92 (25.21%) CheckPoint
3 82 (22.47%) Microsoft
4 65 (17.81%) VMware
5 22 (6.03%) Citrix
6 17 (4.66%) SolarWinds
7 12 (3.29%) Juniper
8 8 (2.19%) HP
8 8 (2.19%) Fortinet
8 8 (2.19%) F5
8 8 (2.19%) Riverbed
9 7 (1.92%) Apple
10 6 (1.64%) Sun
10 6 (1.64%) SAP
10 6 (1.64%) Capita
11 4 (1.10%) Oracle
11 4 (1.10%) Dell
11 4 (1.10%) Altiris
11 4 (1.10%) Acronis
12 2 (0.55%) Sage
West Yorkshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £53000 per annum + Car allowance, & benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum £20,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago