Period
to 7 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 82 121
Rank change year-on-year +12 +39 +12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 51 99 86
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leeds 3.11% 3.18% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.33% 24.50% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 40 92 79
Median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% +28.57%
10th Percentile £25,675 £24,525 £27,200
90th Percentile £61,375 £60,000 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +28.57% -2.78%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 180 404 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 10.96% 12.97% 13.28%
Number of salaries quoted 138 346 521
Median annual salary £48,750 £45,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% +1.67% +8.43%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,125 £25,750
90th Percentile £64,000 £65,000 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £48,750 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.47% -2.35% +13.33%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Leeds

LAN
Salary Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAN in Leeds.

Salary trend for LAN in Leeds

LAN
Salary Histogram in Leeds

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAN in Leeds over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for LAN in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for LAN.

1 48 (94.12%) WAN
2 33 (64.71%) Firewall
3 21 (41.18%) ITIL
4 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
4 20 (39.22%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (39.22%) Azure
5 18 (35.29%) Cisco
5 18 (35.29%) VoIP
6 17 (33.33%) CCNA
6 17 (33.33%) Office 365
7 15 (29.41%) Wireless
8 14 (27.45%) VMware
8 14 (27.45%) SAN
9 13 (25.49%) VPN
9 13 (25.49%) Windows
9 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (25.49%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (23.53%) IP Telephony
11 11 (21.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 11 (21.57%) Information Security
11 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (21.57%) CCNP
11 11 (21.57%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (21.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (19.61%) DevOps
12 10 (19.61%) Decision-Making
12 10 (19.61%) MPLS
12 10 (19.61%) BGP
12 10 (19.61%) Finance

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (7.84%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (39.22%) Azure
2 17 (33.33%) Office 365
3 5 (9.80%) AWS
4 3 (5.88%) SaaS
5 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 48 (94.12%) WAN
2 33 (64.71%) Firewall
3 18 (35.29%) VoIP
4 15 (29.41%) Wireless
5 14 (27.45%) SAN
6 13 (25.49%) VPN
7 12 (23.53%) IP Telephony
8 11 (21.57%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (19.61%) BGP
9 10 (19.61%) MPLS
10 9 (17.65%) Ethernet
10 9 (17.65%) Network Security
10 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
11 8 (15.69%) Cisco Firepower
12 7 (13.73%) Cisco ISE
12 7 (13.73%) Unified Communications
13 6 (11.76%) Wireless Security
13 6 (11.76%) Wireshark
14 4 (7.84%) VLAN
14 4 (7.84%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Network Engineer
1 8 (15.69%) Operations Manager
2 6 (11.76%) Administrator
2 6 (11.76%) Architect
2 6 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 6 (11.76%) IT Administrator
2 6 (11.76%) IT Manager
2 6 (11.76%) IT Operations Manager
2 6 (11.76%) IT Systems Administrator
2 6 (11.76%) Network Administrator
2 6 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) IT Technician
3 5 (9.80%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
1 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.88%) HTML
1 3 (5.88%) XML
1 3 (5.88%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.92%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.49%) Windows
2 8 (15.69%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.80%) Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) ITIL
2 13 (25.49%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (21.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (21.57%) Information Security
5 10 (19.61%) Decision-Making
5 10 (19.61%) DevOps
6 8 (15.69%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (15.69%) ITSM
6 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
6 8 (15.69%) Network Design
6 8 (15.69%) Service Delivery
7 7 (13.73%) Coaching
8 6 (11.76%) Business Continuity
8 6 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (11.76%) Facilities Management
8 6 (11.76%) Network Architecture
9 5 (9.80%) CRM
9 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (7.84%) Customer-Centric Approach
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) C#
2 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (33.33%) CCNA
3 11 (21.57%) CCNP
3 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (17.65%) Degree
5 8 (15.69%) CCIE
5 8 (15.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (15.69%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (13.73%) MCSA
7 6 (11.76%) CCDP
7 6 (11.76%) MCSE
8 5 (9.80%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
9 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (13.73%) SLA
3 6 (11.76%) PCI DSS
4 3 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (5.88%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (1.96%) GDPR
5 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (9.80%) Xen
4 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.96%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 18 (35.29%) Cisco
3 14 (27.45%) VMware
4 7 (13.73%) Palo Alto
5 6 (11.76%) Citrix
5 6 (11.76%) Meraki
5 6 (11.76%) Riverbed
6 4 (7.84%) Sage
6 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.88%) NetApp
7 3 (5.88%) New Relic
7 3 (5.88%) Splunk
8 1 (1.96%) Aruba