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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 70 80 67
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 262 246 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.46% 3.29% 3.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.32% 18.58% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 225 180 162
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1229 1324 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.23% 17.70% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 956 940 935
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +20 195 £45,000 +28.57% 21
South Yorkshire +17 47 £41,500 -5.14% 5
North Yorkshire -12 18 £40,000 +11.11% 5
East Yorkshire -5 2 £35,000 +40.00% 2
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 425 (85.51%) WAN
2 265 (53.32%) Cisco
3 206 (41.45%) Firewall
4 203 (40.85%) Cisco Certification
5 178 (35.81%) Windows
6 168 (33.80%) Microsoft
7 150 (30.18%) CCNP
8 145 (29.18%) Active Directory
9 134 (26.96%) VMware
10 127 (25.55%) ITIL
11 108 (21.73%) VPN
12 100 (20.12%) CCNA
13 95 (19.11%) SAN
14 93 (18.71%) MS Excel
15 91 (18.31%) Network Security
16 87 (17.51%) TCP/IP
16 87 (17.51%) CheckPoint
17 80 (16.10%) Cisco ASA
18 76 (15.29%) Citrix
18 76 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
18 76 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
19 72 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
20 71 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
21 70 (14.08%) MS Exchange
22 66 (13.28%) VoIP
23 60 (12.07%) MPLS
24 57 (11.47%) DNS
25 54 (10.87%) SLA
26 53 (10.66%) Incident Management
27 48 (9.66%) CCSP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 70 (14.08%) MS Exchange
2 45 (9.05%) SharePoint
3 33 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (5.23%) Lync
5 16 (3.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 14 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (2.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (2.01%) IIS
10 7 (1.41%) SAS
11 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.40%) Quickr
12 2 (0.40%) Site Server
12 2 (0.40%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.20%) Apache
13 1 (0.20%) CMS
Applications
1 93 (18.71%) MS Excel
2 35 (7.04%) MS Office
3 8 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.61%) Office 365
3 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.20%) IaaS
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 425 (85.51%) WAN
2 206 (41.45%) Firewall
3 108 (21.73%) VPN
4 95 (19.11%) SAN
5 91 (18.31%) Network Security
6 87 (17.51%) TCP/IP
7 80 (16.10%) Cisco ASA
8 66 (13.28%) VoIP
9 60 (12.07%) MPLS
10 57 (11.47%) DNS
11 45 (9.05%) DHCP
11 45 (9.05%) BGP
12 42 (8.45%) Wireless
13 37 (7.44%) OSPF
14 32 (6.44%) Internet
15 24 (4.83%) IPsec
15 24 (4.83%) IPv4
15 24 (4.83%) NAS
15 24 (4.83%) Cisco PIX
16 22 (4.43%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (1.41%) MS Access
5 4 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.20%) QlikView
7 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (4.83%) Telecoms
2 22 (4.43%) Finance
3 20 (4.02%) Retail
4 7 (1.41%) Legal
5 6 (1.21%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.01%) Local Government
7 3 (0.60%) Games
7 3 (0.60%) Banking
8 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.20%) Back Office
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Law
9 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 159 (31.99%) Network Engineer
2 75 (15.09%) Analyst
3 63 (12.68%) Architect
4 56 (11.27%) Senior Network Engineer
5 39 (7.85%) Solutions Architect
6 32 (6.44%) Support Analyst
7 31 (6.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 29 (5.84%) Consultant
9 28 (5.63%) Support Engineer
10 24 (4.83%) 2nd Line Support
10 24 (4.83%) Security Analyst
11 23 (4.63%) Network Analyst
11 23 (4.63%) Systems Engineer
11 23 (4.63%) Network Consultant
12 22 (4.43%) IT Support
13 20 (4.02%) Technical Support
14 18 (3.62%) Administrator
14 18 (3.62%) Network Security Analyst
15 17 (3.42%) Network Architect
16 15 (3.02%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.61%) .NET
1 8 (1.61%) COM+
2 6 (1.21%) HTML
3 3 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.23%) Blackberry
3 18 (3.62%) Replication
4 17 (3.42%) Clustering
5 15 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.41%) CMDB
7 11 (2.21%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
8 7 (1.41%) NHS
9 6 (1.21%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.80%) iPhone
10 4 (0.80%) iPad
10 4 (0.80%) Statistics
10 4 (0.80%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.60%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.60%) PKI
11 3 (0.60%) FMCG
12 1 (0.20%) User Experience
12 1 (0.20%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 178 (35.81%) Windows
2 72 (14.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (8.85%) Linux
5 42 (8.45%) Windows 7
5 42 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (7.85%) UNIX
7 28 (5.63%) Windows 8
8 17 (3.42%) Windows XP
9 16 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (1.81%) Windows Vista
10 9 (1.81%) Solaris
11 8 (1.61%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.01%) CentOS
13 4 (0.80%) AIX
14 2 (0.40%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.40%) Android
15 1 (0.20%) Debian
15 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (25.55%) ITIL
2 53 (10.66%) Incident Management
3 44 (8.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 42 (8.45%) Capacity Planning
5 39 (7.85%) Enterprise Architecture
6 34 (6.84%) Business Continuity
7 31 (6.24%) TOGAF
8 30 (6.04%) Migration
8 30 (6.04%) Project Management
9 29 (5.84%) Network Architecture
10 28 (5.63%) PRINCE2
10 28 (5.63%) E-Commerce
10 28 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (5.23%) Zachman Framework
12 25 (5.03%) Waterfall
13 24 (4.83%) Load Balancing
14 23 (4.63%) Network Design
15 20 (4.02%) Mentoring
16 19 (3.82%) Line Management
16 19 (3.82%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (6.64%) SQL
2 11 (2.21%) Perl
3 8 (1.61%) C#
3 8 (1.61%) C++
3 8 (1.61%) VBA
3 8 (1.61%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.21%) Bash Shell
4 6 (1.21%) Python
5 5 (1.01%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.01%) PHP
6 2 (0.40%) C
7 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 203 (40.85%) Cisco Certification
2 150 (30.18%) CCNP
3 100 (20.12%) CCNA
4 76 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 48 (9.66%) CCSP
6 36 (7.24%) MCSE
7 33 (6.64%) CCSA
8 30 (6.04%) CCIE
9 22 (4.43%) MCSA
9 22 (4.43%) CCSE
10 19 (3.82%) MCP
11 17 (3.42%) CCDP
11 17 (3.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 14 (2.82%) MCDST
13 13 (2.62%) Degree
14 12 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (2.01%) CCDA
15 10 (2.01%) HP ASE
16 8 (1.61%) MCITP
17 7 (1.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.87%) SLA
2 43 (8.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (4.43%) PCI DSS
4 10 (2.01%) QA
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 145 (29.18%) Active Directory
2 76 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (4.63%) vSphere
4 21 (4.23%) Hyper-V
5 13 (2.62%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.21%) Terminal Services
7 10 (2.01%) VMware Server
8 8 (1.61%) XenApp
9 6 (1.21%) VMware ESX
9 6 (1.21%) Firmware
10 4 (0.80%) vCloud
11 3 (0.60%) XenServer
12 2 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.40%) UAG
13 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 32 (6.44%) SCCM
2 14 (2.82%) FortiGate
3 13 (2.62%) SCOM
3 13 (2.62%) NetBackup
4 10 (2.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 9 (1.81%) Cisco UCCX
5 9 (1.81%) Cisco UCCE
6 6 (1.21%) WSUS
7 5 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (1.01%) SCDPM
8 4 (0.80%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.60%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.40%) OpenView
10 2 (0.40%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (0.20%) XenMobile
11 1 (0.20%) Nagios
11 1 (0.20%) Foglight
Vendors
1 265 (53.32%) Cisco
2 168 (33.80%) Microsoft
3 134 (26.96%) VMware
4 87 (17.51%) CheckPoint
5 76 (15.29%) Citrix
6 38 (7.65%) Juniper
7 31 (6.24%) HP
8 23 (4.63%) F5
9 18 (3.62%) Dell
10 17 (3.42%) Red Hat
11 13 (2.62%) Blue Coat
11 13 (2.62%) WatchGuard
12 12 (2.41%) Brocade
13 11 (2.21%) Sun
14 10 (2.01%) Huawei
14 10 (2.01%) EMC
15 9 (1.81%) Symantec
15 9 (1.81%) Riverbed
15 9 (1.81%) ArcSight
16 8 (1.61%) SolarWinds
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits inc bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary and Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum + UPTO 20% BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £17,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Bonus+OT+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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