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

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 100 66 93
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +27
Permanent jobs citing LAN 108 189 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.52% 3.97% 2.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.54% 24.20% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 99 166 116
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £25,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
653 781 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.25% 16.41% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 535 616 665
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -39 77 £46,250 -5.61% 9
Wakefield 0 14 £42,000 +40.00% 1
Bradford 0 13 £26,000 -13.33% 2
Ossett - 3 £25,000 -
Batley - 2 £20,500 -
Elland - 1 £20,000 -
Halifax - 1 £22,500 - 1
Pudsey - 1 £57,500 -
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 154 (80.63%) WAN
2 107 (56.02%) Firewall
3 95 (49.74%) Cisco
4 77 (40.31%) Cisco Certification
5 65 (34.03%) Windows
6 60 (31.41%) CCNP
7 58 (30.37%) CCNA
8 57 (29.84%) Active Directory
9 54 (28.27%) VPN
10 52 (27.23%) VMware
10 52 (27.23%) Network Security
11 48 (25.13%) Microsoft
12 44 (23.04%) ITIL
13 39 (20.42%) CheckPoint
13 39 (20.42%) Cisco ASA
14 38 (19.90%) Windows Server
14 38 (19.90%) Wireless
15 33 (17.28%) Citrix
16 30 (15.71%) Linux
16 30 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
17 28 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
18 26 (13.61%) Incident Management
18 26 (13.61%) TCP/IP
19 25 (13.09%) SQL Server
20 24 (12.57%) Finance
21 23 (12.04%) PRINCE2
22 22 (11.52%) Project Management
22 22 (11.52%) BGP
23 20 (10.47%) MPLS
23 20 (10.47%) MS Office

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 (8.38%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.66%) IIS
3 6 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.09%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.57%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.05%) Apache
7 2 (1.05%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.05%) JBoss
7 2 (1.05%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.05%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.52%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (10.47%) MS Office
2 12 (6.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 154 (80.63%) WAN
2 107 (56.02%) Firewall
3 54 (28.27%) VPN
4 52 (27.23%) Network Security
5 39 (20.42%) Cisco ASA
6 38 (19.90%) Wireless
7 26 (13.61%) TCP/IP
8 22 (11.52%) BGP
9 20 (10.47%) MPLS
10 17 (8.90%) SAN
11 16 (8.38%) DNS
11 16 (8.38%) IP Telephony
12 12 (6.28%) Cisco PIX
12 12 (6.28%) SSL
13 11 (5.76%) HSRP
13 11 (5.76%) IPsec
13 11 (5.76%) Spanning Tree
13 11 (5.76%) VRRP
14 9 (4.71%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (4.71%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.57%) Big Data
3 3 (1.57%) MySQL
3 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (2.62%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (12.57%) Finance
2 9 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.19%) Games
4 7 (3.66%) Legal
5 5 (2.62%) Marketing
6 4 (2.09%) Law
7 2 (1.05%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 82 (42.93%) Network Engineer
2 41 (21.47%) Cisco Engineer
3 35 (18.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 33 (17.28%) Analyst
5 30 (15.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 26 (13.61%) Senior Network Engineer
7 25 (13.09%) Security Engineer
8 24 (12.57%) Network Security Engineer
9 20 (10.47%) IT Engineer
10 16 (8.38%) Switch Engineer
11 15 (7.85%) Cisco Analyst
12 14 (7.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
12 14 (7.33%) Cisco Security Analyst
12 14 (7.33%) Infrastructure Manager
12 14 (7.33%) IT Manager
12 14 (7.33%) Network Analyst
12 14 (7.33%) Network Security Analyst
12 14 (7.33%) Security Analyst
13 13 (6.81%) Infrastructure Services Manager
13 13 (6.81%) LAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.76%) .NET
2 1 (0.52%) CSS
2 1 (0.52%) HTML
2 1 (0.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.85%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.33%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.28%) NHS
4 9 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.66%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.62%) iPad
6 5 (2.62%) iPhone
7 3 (1.57%) PDA
7 3 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.05%) CCTV
9 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.52%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 65 (34.03%) Windows
2 38 (19.90%) Windows Server
3 30 (15.71%) Linux
4 28 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (8.90%) Windows 7
5 17 (8.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (7.85%) Windows XP
7 13 (6.81%) Windows 8
8 10 (5.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (4.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (4.19%) Solaris
11 6 (3.14%) CentOS
11 6 (3.14%) Debian
11 6 (3.14%) Ubuntu
11 6 (3.14%) Unix
12 4 (2.09%) Windows 10
13 2 (1.05%) AIX
13 2 (1.05%) HPUX
13 2 (1.05%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.52%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.04%) ITIL
2 26 (13.61%) Incident Management
3 23 (12.04%) PRINCE2
4 22 (11.52%) Project Management
5 18 (9.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (9.42%) High Availability
5 18 (9.42%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (7.85%) Configuration Management
7 14 (7.33%) Change Management
7 14 (7.33%) Network Monitoring
7 14 (7.33%) Problem Management
8 13 (6.81%) Capacity Planning
8 13 (6.81%) E-Commerce
8 13 (6.81%) ITIL V3
8 13 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (6.28%) Business Continuity
9 12 (6.28%) Service Management
9 12 (6.28%) Time Management
9 12 (6.28%) Trend Analysis
10 11 (5.76%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.19%) SQL
2 7 (3.66%) Shell Script
3 5 (2.62%) Perl
3 5 (2.62%) PHP
4 3 (1.57%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.57%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.57%) Python
4 3 (1.57%) Ruby
5 1 (0.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 77 (40.31%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (31.41%) CCNP
3 58 (30.37%) CCNA
4 15 (7.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (7.33%) CCIE
5 14 (7.33%) CCSP
6 12 (6.28%) CCDA
6 12 (6.28%) CCSA
7 11 (5.76%) CCSE
8 7 (3.66%) MCSE
9 6 (3.14%) MCSA
10 5 (2.62%) CISSP
11 4 (2.09%) CCDP
11 4 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.05%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.52%) MCP
13 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (29.84%) Active Directory
2 30 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.28%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.19%) vSphere
5 7 (3.66%) vCloud
6 5 (2.62%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.09%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.09%) VMware Server
7 4 (2.09%) XenServer
8 3 (1.57%) KVM
8 3 (1.57%) Xen
9 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (4.19%) Cobbler
1 8 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (4.19%) Puppet
2 5 (2.62%) Backup Exec
2 5 (2.62%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (2.09%) XenMobile
4 3 (1.57%) Tivoli
5 2 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 95 (49.74%) Cisco
2 52 (27.23%) VMware
3 48 (25.13%) Microsoft
4 39 (20.42%) CheckPoint
5 33 (17.28%) Citrix
6 13 (6.81%) Juniper
7 9 (4.71%) Palo Alto
8 8 (4.19%) Red Hat
8 8 (4.19%) SolarWinds
9 6 (3.14%) Oracle
10 5 (2.62%) Aruba
10 5 (2.62%) NetApp
10 5 (2.62%) Symantec
11 4 (2.09%) Avaya
11 4 (2.09%) Mitel
11 4 (2.09%) Sage
12 3 (1.57%) F5
12 3 (1.57%) HP
12 3 (1.57%) Intel
12 3 (1.57%) Lotus
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: £20,250 per annum (will increase by 10% once certain targets are met)
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Training + Certifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Anchor
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford
Anchor
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
London, Kent, West Yorkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London, Kent, West Yorkshire
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year plus discretionary bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago