The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the York region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 61 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 1.08% 3.05% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.31% 17.81% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 9
Average salary £26,500 £28,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.35% -56.92%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 73 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 25.16% 17.14% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 81 52 52
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
North Yorkshire

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in York

LAN
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the York region.

LAN Salary Trend in York

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 19 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) MPLS
3 13 (68.42%) OSPF
4 12 (63.16%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (57.89%) Cisco PIX
5 11 (57.89%) BGP
5 11 (57.89%) EIGRP
6 10 (52.63%) VPN
6 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
6 10 (52.63%) Load Balancing
6 10 (52.63%) Network Management
7 9 (47.37%) CCNA
7 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (31.58%) CCSA
9 5 (26.32%) NetApp
9 5 (26.32%) Foundry
9 5 (26.32%) VMware
9 5 (26.32%) Brocade
10 4 (21.05%) Network Security
11 3 (15.79%) MCITP
11 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
11 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (15.79%) MS Office
11 3 (15.79%) MCSE
11 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
12 2 (10.53%) Windows
12 2 (10.53%) Microsoft

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the York 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 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (73.68%) Firewall
3 13 (68.42%) MPLS
3 13 (68.42%) OSPF
4 12 (63.16%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (57.89%) Cisco PIX
5 11 (57.89%) BGP
5 11 (57.89%) EIGRP
6 10 (52.63%) VPN
7 4 (21.05%) Network Security
8 2 (10.53%) Internet
8 2 (10.53%) Wireless
8 2 (10.53%) VLAN
8 2 (10.53%) VPLS
8 2 (10.53%) BT 21CN
9 1 (5.26%) NAS
9 1 (5.26%) SAN
General
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) FMCG
1 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Load Balancing
1 10 (52.63%) Network Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) CCNA
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCSA
3 3 (15.79%) MCITP
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
4 2 (10.53%) CCNP
4 2 (10.53%) CCDA
4 2 (10.53%) CCDP
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) CheckPoint
3 5 (26.32%) NetApp
3 5 (26.32%) Foundry
3 5 (26.32%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Brocade
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) BT
4 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.26%) TippingPoint