Period
to 17 October 2019

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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 124 80
Rank change year-on-year +28 -44 +28
Permanent jobs citing LAN 75 74 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.52% 1.91% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.61% 14.15% 22.03%
Number of salaries quoted 70 67 139
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,425 £21,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £49,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -16.67% -2.50%

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 347 523 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.64% 13.48% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 294 458 593
Leeds median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +7.14% +10.53%
10th Percentile £27,325 £22,925 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Leeds

LAN
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for LAN in Leeds

LAN
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for LAN in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 72 (96.00%) WAN
2 43 (57.33%) Firewall
3 36 (48.00%) VPN
4 35 (46.67%) Cisco
5 26 (34.67%) Active Directory
6 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
7 23 (30.67%) VoIP
8 21 (28.00%) Windows
9 20 (26.67%) BGP
10 18 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (24.00%) Wireless
10 18 (24.00%) Cisco Firepower
11 17 (22.67%) Windows Server
11 17 (22.67%) Finance
11 17 (22.67%) CCNP
12 16 (21.33%) CheckPoint
12 16 (21.33%) ITIL
12 16 (21.33%) Network Security
13 15 (20.00%) VMware
13 15 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 15 (20.00%) CCIE
13 15 (20.00%) MPLS
14 14 (18.67%) Citrix
15 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (17.33%) Data Centre
16 12 (16.00%) Windows 10
16 12 (16.00%) Project Delivery
16 12 (16.00%) Azure
16 12 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008

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 15 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.00%) IBM Domino
5 3 (4.00%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.67%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Azure
2 9 (12.00%) AWS
2 9 (12.00%) IaaS
3 5 (6.67%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 5 (6.67%) Office 365
3 5 (6.67%) PaaS
3 5 (6.67%) SaaS
4 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 72 (96.00%) WAN
2 43 (57.33%) Firewall
3 36 (48.00%) VPN
4 23 (30.67%) VoIP
5 20 (26.67%) BGP
6 18 (24.00%) Cisco Firepower
6 18 (24.00%) Wireless
7 16 (21.33%) Network Security
8 15 (20.00%) MPLS
9 12 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (14.67%) IP Telephony
11 10 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 10 (13.33%) Ethernet
11 10 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (13.33%) WLAN
12 9 (12.00%) OSPF
13 8 (10.67%) VLAN
14 7 (9.33%) Remote Desktop
14 7 (9.33%) SAN
15 6 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.00%) Retail
4 4 (5.33%) Legal
5 2 (2.67%) Law
6 1 (1.33%) Billing
6 1 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 32 (42.67%) Network Engineer
2 16 (21.33%) Support Engineer
3 15 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 15 (20.00%) Technical Support
4 14 (18.67%) IT Support
5 12 (16.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (14.67%) Network Support
7 10 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (13.33%) Network Support Engineer
8 9 (12.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 9 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (12.00%) Technical Support Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
9 6 (8.00%) IT Support Manager
9 6 (8.00%) Security Specialist
9 6 (8.00%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (8.00%) Service Manager
9 6 (8.00%) Support Manager
9 6 (8.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) LDAP
2 1 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.33%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (8.00%) iPad
4 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.67%) Clustering
6 2 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.67%) PKI
7 1 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Replication
7 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.00%) Windows
2 17 (22.67%) Windows Server
3 13 (17.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (16.00%) Linux
4 12 (16.00%) Windows 10
4 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (10.67%) Windows 7
5 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) ITIL
2 12 (16.00%) Project Delivery
3 11 (14.67%) Project Management
4 8 (10.67%) Preventative Maintenance
5 7 (9.33%) Change Management
5 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.33%) Supplier Management
6 6 (8.00%) Antivirus Management
6 6 (8.00%) Hardware Maintenance
6 6 (8.00%) Patch Management
6 6 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (6.67%) Data Management
7 5 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 5 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (6.67%) Network Optimisation
7 5 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Information Security
8 4 (5.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) C
2 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (22.67%) CCNP
3 15 (20.00%) CCIE
4 11 (14.67%) CCNA
5 9 (12.00%) CCDP
5 9 (12.00%) CCSA
5 9 (12.00%) CCSE
5 9 (12.00%) DBS Check
6 7 (9.33%) Check Point Certification
7 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (4.00%) Degree
9 2 (2.67%) MCP
9 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.33%) ISACA
10 1 (1.33%) MCSA
10 1 (1.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.67%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.33%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (34.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.67%) XenApp
3 5 (6.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
3 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.67%) VMware NSX
4 4 (5.33%) Terminal Services
4 4 (5.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.67%) vSphere
6 1 (1.33%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.33%) Firmware
6 1 (1.33%) Postfix
6 1 (1.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (13.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.67%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.33%) Ansible
4 1 (1.33%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) Nessus
4 1 (1.33%) SCCM
4 1 (1.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.33%) Terraform
4 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.33%) vRealize
4 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Cisco
2 24 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (21.33%) CheckPoint
4 15 (20.00%) VMware
5 14 (18.67%) Citrix
6 11 (14.67%) Palo Alto
7 9 (12.00%) Fortinet
7 9 (12.00%) Juniper
8 5 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 5 (6.67%) SonicWALL
8 5 (6.67%) Symantec
9 4 (5.33%) Imperva
10 3 (4.00%) Altiris
10 3 (4.00%) Dell
10 3 (4.00%) HP
10 3 (4.00%) Lotus
10 3 (4.00%) Veeam
10 3 (4.00%) Veritas
11 2 (2.67%) F5
12 1 (1.33%) Splunk