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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 57 96 87
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 192 132 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.30% 2.67% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.91% 15.31% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 170 104 78
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
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
741 862 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.59% 17.42% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 599 683 573
Average salary £44,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.37% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +35 163 £49,000 +26.45% 10
Bradford -8 15 £30,000 -4.00%
Wakefield +4 7 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Huddersfield -1 7 £21,000 -35.38%
Cleckheaton -2 1 £27,500 +17.02%
Castleford - 1 £30,000 - 1
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 261 (80.31%) WAN
2 152 (46.77%) Cisco
3 143 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
4 136 (41.85%) Firewall
5 118 (36.31%) Windows
6 112 (34.46%) Microsoft
7 108 (33.23%) Active Directory
8 105 (32.31%) CCNP
9 75 (23.08%) CheckPoint
10 74 (22.77%) ITIL
11 69 (21.23%) CCNA
12 67 (20.62%) MS Exchange
13 66 (20.31%) MS Excel
13 66 (20.31%) Network Security
14 64 (19.69%) VPN
14 64 (19.69%) VMware
15 62 (19.08%) Microsoft Certification
16 53 (16.31%) Cisco ASA
17 52 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
18 50 (15.38%) TCP/IP
19 48 (14.77%) Incident Management
20 46 (14.15%) Windows Server 2003
21 43 (13.23%) SAN
22 40 (12.31%) SQL Server
22 40 (12.31%) Lync
23 39 (12.00%) DNS
24 37 (11.38%) CCSP
24 37 (11.38%) VMware Infrastructure
25 36 (11.08%) Disaster Recovery
26 30 (9.23%) Linux

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 67 (20.62%) MS Exchange
2 40 (12.31%) Lync
3 26 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (4.31%) SharePoint
5 8 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.85%) IIS
8 5 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.62%) Site Server
9 2 (0.62%) SAS
10 1 (0.31%) CMS
Applications
1 66 (20.31%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.77%) MS Office
3 8 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.31%) IaaS
1 1 (0.31%) Office 365
1 1 (0.31%) SaaS
1 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 261 (80.31%) WAN
2 136 (41.85%) Firewall
3 66 (20.31%) Network Security
4 64 (19.69%) VPN
5 53 (16.31%) Cisco ASA
6 50 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 43 (13.23%) SAN
8 39 (12.00%) DNS
9 28 (8.62%) Internet
10 27 (8.31%) DHCP
11 26 (8.00%) Cisco PIX
12 24 (7.38%) Unified Communications
12 24 (7.38%) MPLS
13 23 (7.08%) VoIP
13 23 (7.08%) Wireless
14 20 (6.15%) BGP
15 17 (5.23%) OSPF
16 15 (4.62%) Wireless Security
17 13 (4.00%) EIGRP
17 13 (4.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.62%) MS Access
4 1 (0.31%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.31%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (5.23%) Retail
2 13 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.08%) Finance
4 8 (2.46%) Legal
5 2 (0.62%) Marketing
6 1 (0.31%) Games
6 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 102 (31.38%) Network Engineer
2 65 (20.00%) Analyst
3 60 (18.46%) Senior Network Engineer
4 29 (8.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (7.69%) Architect
5 25 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 20 (6.15%) Consultant
6 20 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 18 (5.54%) Communications Engineer
7 18 (5.54%) IT Support
8 17 (5.23%) Network Architect
8 17 (5.23%) Security Analyst
8 17 (5.23%) Network Analyst
9 16 (4.92%) Network Consultant
10 15 (4.62%) Network Design Architect
10 15 (4.62%) Cisco Architect
10 15 (4.62%) IT Support Analyst
11 12 (3.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 11 (3.38%) Security Consultant
12 11 (3.38%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.85%) HTML
2 3 (0.92%) COM+
2 3 (0.92%) .NET
3 2 (0.62%) VXML
4 1 (0.31%) WAP
4 1 (0.31%) Web Services
4 1 (0.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.08%) Blackberry
2 13 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.69%) Video Conferencing
4 11 (3.38%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (2.15%) NHS
5 7 (2.15%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (1.54%) Statistics
6 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.23%) iPhone
7 4 (1.23%) iPad
8 3 (0.92%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.62%) IVR
9 2 (0.62%) Clustering
10 1 (0.31%) PDA
10 1 (0.31%) User Experience
10 1 (0.31%) RMADS
10 1 (0.31%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 118 (36.31%) Windows
2 52 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (14.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (9.23%) Linux
5 25 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 25 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (7.38%) UNIX
7 20 (6.15%) Windows 7
8 17 (5.23%) Windows XP
9 8 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.15%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.54%) Solaris
12 3 (0.92%) AIX
12 3 (0.92%) CentOS
13 2 (0.62%) Android
13 2 (0.62%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.31%) Debian
14 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (22.77%) ITIL
2 48 (14.77%) Incident Management
3 36 (11.08%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (8.92%) Capacity Planning
5 27 (8.31%) Network Design
6 26 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 25 (7.69%) Load Balancing
8 20 (6.15%) Business Continuity
9 19 (5.85%) Migration
10 16 (4.92%) Network Architecture
10 16 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (4.92%) Business Continuity Planning
11 14 (4.31%) Project Management
12 13 (4.00%) BCP
13 12 (3.69%) Service Delivery
14 11 (3.38%) Trend Analysis
14 11 (3.38%) Change Management
15 9 (2.77%) Risk Management
15 9 (2.77%) Data Protection
16 8 (2.46%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.77%) SQL
2 8 (2.46%) Perl
3 6 (1.85%) Bash Shell
3 6 (1.85%) Python
4 3 (0.92%) C#
4 3 (0.92%) C++
4 3 (0.92%) VBA
4 3 (0.92%) PHP
4 3 (0.92%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.62%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.62%) C
6 1 (0.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 143 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
2 105 (32.31%) CCNP
3 69 (21.23%) CCNA
4 62 (19.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (11.38%) CCSP
6 27 (8.31%) CCSA
7 21 (6.46%) MCSE
8 20 (6.15%) MCSA
9 16 (4.92%) CCSE
10 15 (4.62%) HP ASE
10 15 (4.62%) CCIE
11 12 (3.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (3.69%) Degree
12 9 (2.77%) MCDST
13 8 (2.46%) CCDA
13 8 (2.46%) CCDP
14 6 (1.85%) MCP
15 5 (1.54%) MCITP
15 5 (1.54%) CISSP
15 5 (1.54%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.62%) SLA
2 16 (4.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (4.31%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 108 (33.23%) Active Directory
2 37 (11.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.92%) vSphere
4 13 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (3.38%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.46%) VMware Server
7 7 (2.15%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.23%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.92%) XenApp
9 3 (0.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (6.77%) SCCM
2 11 (3.38%) SCOM
3 10 (3.08%) NetBackup
4 8 (2.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (1.85%) FortiGate
5 6 (1.85%) WSUS
6 3 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.92%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.62%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.62%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.62%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.31%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.31%) Foglight
8 1 (0.31%) OpenView
8 1 (0.31%) Nagios
8 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.31%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 152 (46.77%) Cisco
2 112 (34.46%) Microsoft
3 75 (23.08%) CheckPoint
4 64 (19.69%) VMware
5 28 (8.62%) HP
6 27 (8.31%) Juniper
6 27 (8.31%) F5
7 24 (7.38%) Citrix
8 15 (4.62%) Huawei
9 13 (4.00%) Blue Coat
10 9 (2.77%) ArcSight
11 8 (2.46%) Tandberg
11 8 (2.46%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.46%) Sun
11 8 (2.46%) Sourcefire
12 7 (2.15%) NetApp
13 6 (1.85%) WatchGuard
13 6 (1.85%) Dell
13 6 (1.85%) Brocade
14 5 (1.54%) Sophos
Castleford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus, car and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Health Insurance etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £44000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago