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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 58 87 77
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 196 143 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.07% 2.84% 3.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.69% 16.90% 15.39%
Number of salaries quoted 172 115 91
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
794 846 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.50% 16.78% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 629 652 619
Average salary £43,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +23 158 £49,000 +13.95% 15
Bradford -2 16 £30,000 +13.20% 1
Wakefield +4 11 £30,000 -25.92%
Huddersfield +3 9 £20,000 -38.46%
Castleford - 3 £27,500 -
Cleckheaton -1 1 £27,500 +17.02%
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 277 (81.47%) WAN
2 164 (48.24%) Cisco
3 152 (44.71%) Cisco Certification
4 137 (40.29%) Firewall
5 124 (36.47%) Windows
6 120 (35.29%) CCNP
7 113 (33.24%) Active Directory
8 111 (32.65%) Microsoft
9 81 (23.82%) ITIL
10 79 (23.24%) CCNA
11 78 (22.94%) CheckPoint
12 71 (20.88%) Network Security
13 68 (20.00%) VPN
14 67 (19.71%) VMware
15 66 (19.41%) MS Excel
16 64 (18.82%) Microsoft Certification
17 62 (18.24%) MS Exchange
18 59 (17.35%) Cisco ASA
18 59 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
19 53 (15.59%) TCP/IP
19 53 (15.59%) Windows Server 2003
20 51 (15.00%) Incident Management
21 50 (14.71%) SAN
22 46 (13.53%) DNS
23 44 (12.94%) Disaster Recovery
24 42 (12.35%) CCSP
25 39 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
26 37 (10.88%) Capacity Planning
27 34 (10.00%) Linux
27 34 (10.00%) CCSA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 62 (18.24%) MS Exchange
2 31 (9.12%) Lync
3 27 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 10 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (1.76%) IIS
9 5 (1.47%) SAS
10 2 (0.59%) Site Server
10 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 66 (19.41%) MS Excel
2 21 (6.18%) MS Office
3 8 (2.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.29%) SaaS
1 1 (0.29%) PaaS
1 1 (0.29%) Office 365
1 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 277 (81.47%) WAN
2 137 (40.29%) Firewall
3 71 (20.88%) Network Security
4 68 (20.00%) VPN
5 59 (17.35%) Cisco ASA
6 53 (15.59%) TCP/IP
7 50 (14.71%) SAN
8 46 (13.53%) DNS
9 32 (9.41%) Internet
10 31 (9.12%) DHCP
10 31 (9.12%) VoIP
11 30 (8.82%) MPLS
12 27 (7.94%) Cisco PIX
13 26 (7.65%) BGP
14 23 (6.76%) OSPF
15 21 (6.18%) Wireless
16 18 (5.29%) EIGRP
17 17 (5.00%) Unified Communications
18 15 (4.41%) IPsec
19 13 (3.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.47%) MS Access
4 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.29%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (5.59%) Retail
2 15 (4.41%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.12%) Finance
4 8 (2.35%) Legal
5 3 (0.88%) Games
5 3 (0.88%) Banking
6 2 (0.59%) Marketing
7 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 109 (32.06%) Network Engineer
2 71 (20.88%) Analyst
3 56 (16.47%) Senior Network Engineer
4 30 (8.82%) Support Analyst
5 25 (7.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (7.06%) Architect
7 22 (6.47%) IT Support
8 21 (6.18%) Network Analyst
8 21 (6.18%) Security Analyst
9 20 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
9 20 (5.88%) Consultant
10 19 (5.59%) IT Support Analyst
11 16 (4.71%) Network Consultant
12 15 (4.41%) Network Security Analyst
13 13 (3.82%) Administrator
13 13 (3.82%) Network Architect
14 11 (3.24%) Communications Engineer
14 11 (3.24%) Server Engineer
14 11 (3.24%) Security Consultant
14 11 (3.24%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.76%) HTML
1 6 (1.76%) .NET
1 6 (1.76%) COM+
2 3 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.65%) Blackberry
2 18 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.12%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.24%) Enterprise Storage
5 9 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.06%) NHS
6 7 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
7 6 (1.76%) CMDB
8 5 (1.47%) Clustering
8 5 (1.47%) Statistics
8 5 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.18%) iPhone
9 4 (1.18%) iPad
9 4 (1.18%) Replication
10 3 (0.88%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.29%) RMADS
11 1 (0.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 124 (36.47%) Windows
2 59 (17.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (15.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (10.00%) Linux
5 30 (8.82%) UNIX
5 30 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (8.24%) Windows 7
7 26 (7.65%) Windows 8
8 16 (4.71%) Windows XP
9 11 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (2.65%) Mac OS
11 7 (2.06%) Solaris
12 5 (1.47%) CentOS
13 3 (0.88%) AIX
14 2 (0.59%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.59%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.59%) Android
15 1 (0.29%) Debian
15 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (23.82%) ITIL
2 51 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 44 (12.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 37 (10.88%) Capacity Planning
5 28 (8.24%) E-Commerce
5 28 (8.24%) Business Continuity
6 26 (7.65%) Load Balancing
7 24 (7.06%) Network Design
8 23 (6.76%) Network Architecture
9 19 (5.59%) Migration
10 17 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
11 15 (4.41%) Trend Analysis
11 15 (4.41%) Project Management
12 14 (4.12%) BCP
12 14 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (3.53%) Data Protection
14 11 (3.24%) Service Delivery
14 11 (3.24%) Change Management
15 10 (2.94%) PRINCE2
15 10 (2.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.65%) SQL
2 11 (3.24%) Perl
3 6 (1.76%) C#
3 6 (1.76%) C++
3 6 (1.76%) VBA
3 6 (1.76%) Python
3 6 (1.76%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.76%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.47%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.47%) PHP
5 2 (0.59%) C
6 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 152 (44.71%) Cisco Certification
2 120 (35.29%) CCNP
3 79 (23.24%) CCNA
4 64 (18.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (12.35%) CCSP
6 34 (10.00%) CCSA
7 27 (7.94%) MCSE
8 23 (6.76%) MCSA
9 22 (6.47%) CCSE
10 17 (5.00%) CCIE
11 15 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 13 (3.82%) CCDP
13 12 (3.53%) Degree
14 11 (3.24%) HP ASE
15 10 (2.94%) MCDST
15 10 (2.94%) CCDA
16 7 (2.06%) CISSP
17 6 (1.76%) MCP
17 6 (1.76%) RHCE
17 6 (1.76%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.12%) SLA
2 16 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (4.71%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.18%) QA
4 1 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 113 (33.24%) Active Directory
2 39 (11.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.29%) vSphere
4 14 (4.12%) Hyper-V
5 13 (3.82%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (2.94%) Terminal Services
7 9 (2.65%) VMware Server
8 4 (1.18%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.18%) XenApp
9 3 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (7.06%) SCCM
2 12 (3.53%) SCOM
2 12 (3.53%) NetBackup
3 9 (2.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 8 (2.35%) Cisco UCCE
4 8 (2.35%) Cisco UCCX
5 6 (1.76%) FortiGate
5 6 (1.76%) WSUS
6 5 (1.47%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.59%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.59%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.29%) Foglight
8 1 (0.29%) OpenView
8 1 (0.29%) Nagios
8 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.29%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 164 (48.24%) Cisco
2 111 (32.65%) Microsoft
3 78 (22.94%) CheckPoint
4 67 (19.71%) VMware
5 28 (8.24%) HP
6 25 (7.35%) Juniper
7 24 (7.06%) Citrix
8 23 (6.76%) F5
9 13 (3.82%) Blue Coat
10 11 (3.24%) Huawei
10 11 (3.24%) Red Hat
11 10 (2.94%) Sun
12 9 (2.65%) ArcSight
13 8 (2.35%) Sourcefire
13 8 (2.35%) Sophos
13 8 (2.35%) Dell
14 7 (2.06%) NetApp
15 6 (1.76%) EMC
15 6 (1.76%) Brocade
15 6 (1.76%) WatchGuard
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Excellent Salary and Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus+OT+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000 per annum + Car, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Health, Life Assurance, 33
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
International Personal Finance
Salary: Highly Competitive plus bonus, car allowance and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £42000 - £44000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 days ago