Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 69 107
Rank change year-on-year -40 +38 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 81 172 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.21% 3.49% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.56% 27.13% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 76 145 152
Leeds median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.66% -11.67%
10th Percentile £22,125 £26,450 £28,000
90th Percentile £55,073 £52,100 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £34,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.33% - -16.67%

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 489 634 792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.37% 12.86% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 436 548 670
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -2.60%

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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Leeds

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 73 (90.12%) WAN
2 47 (58.02%) Windows
3 41 (50.62%) Active Directory
4 38 (46.91%) Microsoft
5 33 (40.74%) Firewall
6 30 (37.04%) ITIL
7 25 (30.86%) Cisco
8 23 (28.40%) VPN
9 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (23.46%) Windows 7
11 18 (22.22%) Windows Server
12 17 (20.99%) Office 365
12 17 (20.99%) SAN
12 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
12 17 (20.99%) WLAN
13 16 (19.75%) VMware
13 16 (19.75%) Windows 10
14 15 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (17.28%) Fortinet
15 14 (17.28%) VoIP
15 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
16 13 (16.05%) BGP
16 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (14.81%) SolarWinds
17 12 (14.81%) Network Security
17 12 (14.81%) EIGRP
17 12 (14.81%) Change Management
17 12 (14.81%) Wireless
17 12 (14.81%) Information Security

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 10 (12.35%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.88%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.17%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.47%) Apache
5 2 (2.47%) Confluence
5 2 (2.47%) IBM Domino
5 2 (2.47%) JBoss
5 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.23%) IIS
6 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.99%) Office 365
2 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.47%) Akamai
4 2 (2.47%) IaaS
4 2 (2.47%) PaaS
5 1 (1.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 73 (90.12%) WAN
2 33 (40.74%) Firewall
3 23 (28.40%) VPN
4 17 (20.99%) SAN
4 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
4 17 (20.99%) WLAN
5 15 (18.52%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (17.28%) VoIP
7 13 (16.05%) BGP
8 12 (14.81%) EIGRP
8 12 (14.81%) Network Security
8 12 (14.81%) Wireless
9 11 (13.58%) MPLS
9 11 (13.58%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (11.11%) OSPF
11 7 (8.64%) Cisco Wireless
11 7 (8.64%) IPsec
11 7 (8.64%) NAS
11 7 (8.64%) VLAN
11 7 (8.64%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.47%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.47%) JIRA
General
1 3 (3.70%) Back Office
1 3 (3.70%) Finance
1 3 (3.70%) Legal
1 3 (3.70%) Marketing
1 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Law
3 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (16.05%) Network Engineer
2 12 (14.81%) Analyst
3 11 (13.58%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (12.35%) Support Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) Security Specialist
6 8 (9.88%) IT Security Specialist
6 8 (9.88%) Service Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 6 (7.41%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.94%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) IT Support
10 3 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
10 3 (3.70%) Desktop Support
10 3 (3.70%) Network Support
10 3 (3.70%) Network Support Engineer
10 3 (3.70%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) J2EE
2 1 (1.23%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.47%) iPhone
5 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.47%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 47 (58.02%) Windows
2 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (23.46%) Windows 7
4 18 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 16 (19.75%) Windows 10
6 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (11.11%) Linux
8 4 (4.94%) Android
8 4 (4.94%) Unix
8 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (37.04%) ITIL
2 12 (14.81%) Change Management
2 12 (14.81%) Information Security
3 11 (13.58%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (13.58%) Service Management
4 9 (11.11%) Security Auditing
5 8 (9.88%) Computer Science
5 8 (9.88%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (9.88%) Security Architecture
5 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
6 7 (8.64%) Data Protection
6 7 (8.64%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (8.64%) Security Operations
6 7 (8.64%) Security Testing
7 6 (7.41%) CRM
7 6 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 6 (7.41%) ITSM
8 5 (6.17%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.17%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.88%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
2 2 (2.47%) Java
2 2 (2.47%) Python
2 2 (2.47%) Ruby
3 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (9.88%) Degree
3 6 (7.41%) CCNA
3 6 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (6.17%) CCNP
4 5 (6.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.47%) CCSA
5 2 (2.47%) CCSE
5 2 (2.47%) MCSE
5 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.23%) MCDST
6 1 (1.23%) MCP
6 1 (1.23%) MCSA
6 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) GDPR
2 6 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (6.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (4.94%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (50.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.58%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.94%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.70%) XenApp
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) vCenter Server
2 6 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (6.17%) Backup Exec
3 5 (6.17%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (6.17%) Nagios
3 5 (6.17%) Packer
3 5 (6.17%) WhatsUp Gold
4 4 (4.94%) SCCM
5 2 (2.47%) Ansible
5 2 (2.47%) FortiGate
5 2 (2.47%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.47%) Puppet
5 2 (2.47%) Salt
6 1 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (46.91%) Microsoft
2 25 (30.86%) Cisco
3 16 (19.75%) VMware
4 14 (17.28%) Fortinet
5 12 (14.81%) SolarWinds
6 10 (12.35%) Symantec
7 8 (9.88%) F5
8 7 (8.64%) ArcSight
8 7 (8.64%) CheckPoint
8 7 (8.64%) LogRhythm
8 7 (8.64%) NetApp
8 7 (8.64%) Palo Alto
9 6 (7.41%) Citrix
9 6 (7.41%) HP
9 6 (7.41%) ServiceNow
10 5 (6.17%) Lotus
10 5 (6.17%) ScanSafe
10 5 (6.17%) Splunk
10 5 (6.17%) Veeam
10 5 (6.17%) Zscaler