The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 89 75 61
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 201 240 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.85% 3.71% 4.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.50% 19.80% 20.03%
Number of salaries quoted 179 196 175
Average salary £37,750 £35,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.33% +12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
LAN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1218 1212 1208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.27% 18.72% 20.57%
Number of salaries quoted 967 835 933
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Yorkshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

LAN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
West Yorkshire -2 146 £40,000 +14.28% 20
South Yorkshire -4 36 £34,625 -18.52% 4
North Yorkshire -11 18 £30,500 -18.66% 5
East Yorkshire -8 2 £29,000 +16.00% 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 450 (90.73%) WAN
2 279 (56.25%) Cisco
3 211 (42.54%) Firewall
4 208 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
5 183 (36.90%) Windows
6 175 (35.28%) CCNP
7 154 (31.05%) Microsoft
8 128 (25.81%) Active Directory
9 127 (25.60%) VMware
10 118 (23.79%) ITIL
11 116 (23.39%) VoIP
12 106 (21.37%) Network Security
13 103 (20.77%) CCNA
14 94 (18.95%) MS Excel
15 93 (18.75%) VPN
15 93 (18.75%) MPLS
16 91 (18.35%) Cisco ASA
17 86 (17.34%) CheckPoint
18 78 (15.73%) TCP/IP
19 76 (15.32%) SAN
20 75 (15.12%) Windows Server 2003
21 74 (14.92%) Windows Server 2008
22 70 (14.11%) CCSP
23 69 (13.91%) Incident Management
24 67 (13.51%) BGP
25 66 (13.31%) Citrix
26 64 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
27 61 (12.30%) Capacity Planning
28 60 (12.10%) MS Exchange
29 57 (11.49%) SLA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the 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 60 (12.10%) MS Exchange
2 43 (8.67%) SharePoint
3 27 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (3.43%) Lync
6 14 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 13 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (1.61%) IIS
9 6 (1.21%) SAS
10 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.40%) Quickr
11 2 (0.40%) Site Server
11 2 (0.40%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.20%) CMS
12 1 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 94 (18.95%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.04%) MS Office
3 4 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.22%) Office 365
2 9 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 450 (90.73%) WAN
2 211 (42.54%) Firewall
3 116 (23.39%) VoIP
4 106 (21.37%) Network Security
5 93 (18.75%) VPN
5 93 (18.75%) MPLS
6 91 (18.35%) Cisco ASA
7 78 (15.73%) TCP/IP
8 76 (15.32%) SAN
9 67 (13.51%) BGP
10 56 (11.29%) DNS
11 48 (9.68%) OSPF
12 45 (9.07%) DHCP
13 35 (7.06%) Wireless
14 34 (6.85%) EIGRP
15 31 (6.25%) FWSM
15 31 (6.25%) Internet
16 27 (5.44%) PBX
17 25 (5.04%) VLAN
18 23 (4.64%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.85%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.21%) MS Access
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.20%) QlikView
General
1 37 (7.46%) Telecoms
2 28 (5.65%) Finance
3 13 (2.62%) Retail
4 5 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.81%) Games
5 4 (0.81%) Banking
6 2 (0.40%) Legal
6 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.20%) Advertising
7 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.20%) Back Office
7 1 (0.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 201 (40.52%) Network Engineer
2 80 (16.13%) Architect
3 64 (12.90%) Analyst
4 56 (11.29%) Support Engineer
5 46 (9.27%) Solutions Architect
6 36 (7.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 29 (5.85%) Support Analyst
8 28 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 27 (5.44%) IT Support
10 25 (5.04%) Network Support
11 22 (4.44%) Network Analyst
12 21 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support
12 21 (4.23%) 2nd Line Support
12 21 (4.23%) Security Analyst
13 20 (4.03%) Administrator
14 18 (3.63%) Systems Engineer
14 18 (3.63%) Network Architect
15 17 (3.43%) Server Engineer
15 17 (3.43%) Network Support Engineer
16 16 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.21%) .NET
1 6 (1.21%) COM+
2 2 (0.40%) HTML
2 2 (0.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 25 (5.04%) CMDB
4 24 (4.84%) Clustering
5 16 (3.23%) Replication
6 11 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
8 6 (1.21%) NHS
9 4 (0.81%) PKI
9 4 (0.81%) IVR
10 3 (0.60%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.60%) FMCG
11 2 (0.40%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.20%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.20%) PMI
12 1 (0.20%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.20%) Statistics
12 1 (0.20%) Computer Science
12 1 (0.20%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 183 (36.90%) Windows
2 75 (15.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 74 (14.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 56 (11.29%) UNIX
5 52 (10.48%) Windows 7
6 43 (8.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (5.24%) Linux
8 22 (4.44%) Windows 8
9 15 (3.02%) Windows XP
10 9 (1.81%) Windows Vista
11 8 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.21%) Android
12 6 (1.21%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.81%) Windows NT
13 4 (0.81%) AIX
14 3 (0.60%) Solaris
14 3 (0.60%) CentOS
15 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (23.79%) ITIL
2 69 (13.91%) Incident Management
3 61 (12.30%) Capacity Planning
4 49 (9.88%) Enterprise Architecture
4 49 (9.88%) E-Commerce
5 37 (7.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 31 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 30 (6.05%) Project Management
8 29 (5.85%) Business Continuity
8 29 (5.85%) Network Architecture
9 28 (5.65%) Load Balancing
10 27 (5.44%) TOGAF
11 25 (5.04%) CRM
11 25 (5.04%) EAI
11 25 (5.04%) SOA
11 25 (5.04%) ETL
11 25 (5.04%) Asset Management
11 25 (5.04%) Contact Management
11 25 (5.04%) Change Management
11 25 (5.04%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 27 (5.44%) SQL
2 9 (1.81%) PowerShell
3 7 (1.41%) Perl
4 6 (1.21%) C#
4 6 (1.21%) C++
4 6 (1.21%) VBA
5 5 (1.01%) C
6 4 (0.81%) Bash Shell
6 4 (0.81%) Python
7 3 (0.60%) VB
7 3 (0.60%) PHP
7 3 (0.60%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 208 (41.94%) Cisco Certification
2 175 (35.28%) CCNP
3 103 (20.77%) CCNA
4 70 (14.11%) CCSP
5 64 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (7.66%) MCSE
7 27 (5.44%) CCSA
8 22 (4.44%) CCSE
8 22 (4.44%) CCDP
9 21 (4.23%) CCIE
10 20 (4.03%) MCSA
11 19 (3.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (3.23%) MCDST
12 16 (3.23%) MCP
13 14 (2.82%) CCDA
14 9 (1.81%) Degree
15 8 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (1.41%) CISSP
17 6 (1.21%) VCP5
17 6 (1.21%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (11.49%) SLA
2 23 (4.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (4.03%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.61%) QA
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 128 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 56 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.44%) vSphere
4 17 (3.43%) Hyper-V
5 16 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (3.02%) VMware Server
7 13 (2.62%) XenApp
8 11 (2.22%) Firmware
9 10 (2.02%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.41%) vCloud
11 4 (0.81%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.60%) XenServer
13 2 (0.40%) UAG
13 2 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.40%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 33 (6.65%) SCCM
2 14 (2.82%) NetBackup
3 12 (2.42%) SCOM
3 12 (2.42%) Cisco UCCX
3 12 (2.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 9 (1.81%) Cisco UCCE
5 7 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (1.01%) SCDPM
7 4 (0.81%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.40%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.40%) WSUS
10 1 (0.20%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.20%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 279 (56.25%) Cisco
2 154 (31.05%) Microsoft
3 127 (25.60%) VMware
4 86 (17.34%) CheckPoint
5 66 (13.31%) Citrix
6 25 (5.04%) Dell
7 18 (3.63%) Fortinet
8 17 (3.43%) HP
9 16 (3.23%) Riverbed
9 16 (3.23%) Juniper
10 15 (3.02%) Sun
11 13 (2.62%) SolarWinds
12 11 (2.22%) EMC
13 9 (1.81%) Symantec
14 8 (1.61%) McAfee
14 8 (1.61%) Red Hat
15 7 (1.41%) Oracle
15 7 (1.41%) F5
16 6 (1.21%) Cyber-Ark
16 6 (1.21%) WatchGuard
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: Salary is Negotiable plus benefits and car allowance
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus+OT+Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago