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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 125 92 73
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 86 135 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.96% 2.86% 3.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.14% 17.02% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 81 120 142
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
608 793 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.85% 16.79% 18.65%
Number of salaries quoted 515 636 564
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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 -27 69 £45,000 - 12
Wakefield +3 14 £39,750 +32.50% 2
Huddersfield +12 4 £25,000 -
Ossett - 4 £24,500 -
Bradford -7 2 £36,250 +36.79% 1
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 169 (91.35%) WAN
2 109 (58.92%) Cisco
3 102 (55.14%) Firewall
4 89 (48.11%) Cisco Certification
5 71 (38.38%) Network Security
6 67 (36.22%) CCNP
7 66 (35.68%) CCNA
8 61 (32.97%) CheckPoint
9 57 (30.81%) Wireless
10 50 (27.03%) Windows
11 49 (26.49%) Cisco ASA
12 42 (22.70%) Active Directory
13 41 (22.16%) VPN
14 38 (20.54%) VMware
14 38 (20.54%) Incident Management
15 37 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 35 (18.92%) ITIL
17 28 (15.14%) High Availability
18 27 (14.59%) VMware Infrastructure
18 27 (14.59%) CCSP
19 25 (13.51%) E-Commerce
19 25 (13.51%) Cisco PIX
19 25 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
20 24 (12.97%) Trend Analysis
20 24 (12.97%) TCP/IP
21 23 (12.43%) Linux
22 21 (11.35%) MPLS
22 21 (11.35%) BGP
23 19 (10.27%) Windows Server 2008
23 19 (10.27%) SAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (8.65%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (3.78%) CloudStack
4 7 (3.78%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.16%) IBM Domino
5 4 (2.16%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.62%) Confluence
6 3 (1.62%) IIS
7 2 (1.08%) JBoss
7 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.54%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.54%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.54%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.62%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 169 (91.35%) WAN
2 102 (55.14%) Firewall
3 71 (38.38%) Network Security
4 57 (30.81%) Wireless
5 49 (26.49%) Cisco ASA
6 41 (22.16%) VPN
7 25 (13.51%) Cisco PIX
8 24 (12.97%) TCP/IP
9 21 (11.35%) BGP
9 21 (11.35%) MPLS
10 19 (10.27%) SAN
11 13 (7.03%) Cisco IOS
11 13 (7.03%) DNS
12 12 (6.49%) Wireless Security
13 11 (5.95%) SSL
14 10 (5.41%) Internet
14 10 (5.41%) IPsec
14 10 (5.41%) OSPF
15 9 (4.86%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (4.32%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.78%) MySQL
3 5 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.62%) JIRA
2 3 (1.62%) Phabricator
3 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (9.73%) Finance
2 12 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.24%) Marketing
4 4 (2.16%) Legal
5 3 (1.62%) Electronics
5 3 (1.62%) Games
5 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.08%) Back Office
6 2 (1.08%) Law
7 1 (0.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 77 (41.62%) Network Engineer
2 46 (24.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 42 (22.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 35 (18.92%) Security Engineer
5 34 (18.38%) Network Security Engineer
6 31 (16.76%) Analyst
7 24 (12.97%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 23 (12.43%) Security Analyst
9 22 (11.89%) Cisco Analyst
9 22 (11.89%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 22 (11.89%) Cisco Security Analyst
9 22 (11.89%) Network Analyst
9 22 (11.89%) Network Security Analyst
9 22 (11.89%) Senior Network Engineer
10 20 (10.81%) Check Point Analyst
11 19 (10.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (7.03%) 2nd Line Support
13 12 (6.49%) IT Engineer
14 11 (5.95%) IT Manager
14 11 (5.95%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.49%) .NET
2 2 (1.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.57%) Management Information System
2 11 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.95%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.95%) NHS
3 7 (3.78%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.70%) iPad
4 5 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.16%) iPhone
6 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.54%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.54%) Handset
6 1 (0.54%) SecurID
6 1 (0.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 50 (27.03%) Windows
2 23 (12.43%) Linux
3 19 (10.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (8.11%) Windows Server
5 14 (7.57%) Unix
6 13 (7.03%) Windows 8
7 10 (5.41%) Windows XP
8 9 (4.86%) Solaris
9 7 (3.78%) AIX
9 7 (3.78%) HPUX
9 7 (3.78%) Windows 7
9 7 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.16%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.62%) Debian
11 3 (1.62%) Mac OS
11 3 (1.62%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.62%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.08%) CentOS
12 2 (1.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.54%) Incident Management
2 35 (18.92%) ITIL
3 28 (15.14%) High Availability
4 25 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
4 25 (13.51%) E-Commerce
5 24 (12.97%) Trend Analysis
6 18 (9.73%) PRINCE2
7 17 (9.19%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (8.65%) Project Management
9 15 (8.11%) Presales
10 13 (7.03%) Load Balancing
10 13 (7.03%) Network Design
10 13 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (6.49%) Configuration Management
11 12 (6.49%) ITIL V3
11 12 (6.49%) Problem Management
12 11 (5.95%) Change Management
12 11 (5.95%) Time Management
13 10 (5.41%) Data Management
13 10 (5.41%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.32%) SQL
2 7 (3.78%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.62%) ABAP
3 3 (1.62%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.08%) Python
4 2 (1.08%) Ruby
5 1 (0.54%) Perl
5 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 89 (48.11%) Cisco Certification
2 67 (36.22%) CCNP
3 66 (35.68%) CCNA
4 27 (14.59%) CCSP
5 16 (8.65%) CCIE
6 14 (7.57%) CCSA
7 11 (5.95%) CCDA
8 10 (5.41%) HP ASE
8 10 (5.41%) HPE ATP
9 9 (4.86%) CCSE
10 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (3.24%) CISSP
12 5 (2.70%) MCSE
13 4 (2.16%) CCDP
14 3 (1.62%) Degree
15 2 (1.08%) CCVP
15 2 (1.08%) CEH
15 2 (1.08%) Check Point Certification
15 2 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
16 1 (0.54%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.03%) SLA
2 2 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (22.70%) Active Directory
2 27 (14.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.41%) vSphere
4 8 (4.32%) vCloud
5 7 (3.78%) KVM
5 7 (3.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (3.78%) Xen
5 7 (3.78%) XenServer
6 3 (1.62%) ISA Server
6 3 (1.62%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.08%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.54%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 4 (2.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.62%) Cobbler
2 3 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.62%) Puppet
2 3 (1.62%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.08%) OpenView
3 2 (1.08%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.54%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 109 (58.92%) Cisco
2 61 (32.97%) CheckPoint
3 38 (20.54%) VMware
4 37 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (8.11%) HP
6 13 (7.03%) Citrix
6 13 (7.03%) Juniper
7 11 (5.95%) Oracle
8 10 (5.41%) F5
8 10 (5.41%) Huawei
9 9 (4.86%) McAfee
10 8 (4.32%) Palo Alto
11 7 (3.78%) Aruba
12 6 (3.24%) Avaya
12 6 (3.24%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.70%) SAP
14 3 (1.62%) Apple
14 3 (1.62%) Google
14 3 (1.62%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.62%) Symantec
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 per annum + £6500
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £64,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago