Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 83 108
Rank change year-on-year -36 +25 -22
Permanent jobs citing LAN 72 153 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.86% 3.22% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.06% 22.53% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 65 140 169
Leeds median annual salary £36,000 £39,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.43% -0.63% -20.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £26,000 £26,850
90th Percentile £56,250 £49,000 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -15.58% -3.75% -11.11%

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 512 679 809
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.24% 14.31% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 450 586 694
Leeds median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +6.33% -1.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,875 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +1.33%

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 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 63 (87.50%) WAN
2 40 (55.56%) Windows
3 33 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 28 (38.89%) ITIL
6 25 (34.72%) Firewall
7 20 (27.78%) VPN
8 17 (23.61%) Cisco
9 16 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 16 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 16 (22.22%) Office 365
10 14 (19.44%) Windows 10
11 13 (18.06%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (18.06%) VoIP
11 13 (18.06%) WLAN
12 12 (16.67%) Information Security
12 12 (16.67%) Network Security
12 12 (16.67%) Windows Server
13 11 (15.28%) Fortinet
13 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (15.28%) SolarWinds
13 11 (15.28%) VMware
13 11 (15.28%) MPLS
13 11 (15.28%) SAN
14 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (13.89%) Linux
14 10 (13.89%) BGP
15 9 (12.50%) EIGRP
15 9 (12.50%) Service Management

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 9 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (6.94%) IBM Notes
3 3 (4.17%) JBoss
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 2 (2.78%) Confluence
4 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.78%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.39%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
5 1 (1.39%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.22%) Office 365
2 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.94%) IaaS
5 3 (4.17%) PaaS
6 2 (2.78%) Akamai
7 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (87.50%) WAN
2 25 (34.72%) Firewall
3 20 (27.78%) VPN
4 16 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 13 (18.06%) Cisco ASA
5 13 (18.06%) VoIP
5 13 (18.06%) WLAN
6 12 (16.67%) Network Security
7 11 (15.28%) MPLS
7 11 (15.28%) SAN
8 10 (13.89%) BGP
9 9 (12.50%) EIGRP
10 7 (9.72%) IPsec
10 7 (9.72%) OSPF
10 7 (9.72%) VLAN
10 7 (9.72%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (9.72%) Wireless
11 6 (8.33%) Internet
11 6 (8.33%) Intranet
11 6 (8.33%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) MySQL
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 4 (5.56%) Finance
1 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.17%) Back Office
2 3 (4.17%) Legal
2 3 (4.17%) Marketing
2 3 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (15.28%) 2nd Line Support
1 11 (15.28%) Support Engineer
2 9 (12.50%) Analyst
2 9 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 8 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Security Specialist
5 6 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 6 (8.33%) IT Security Specialist
5 6 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) Security Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) IT Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.94%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.78%) iPhone
4 2 (2.78%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (55.56%) Windows
2 16 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 14 (19.44%) Windows 10
4 12 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (13.89%) Linux
7 6 (8.33%) Unix
8 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (5.56%) Android
10 3 (4.17%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.39%) AIX
11 1 (1.39%) Debian
11 1 (1.39%) HPUX
11 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) ITIL
2 12 (16.67%) Information Security
3 9 (12.50%) Service Management
4 8 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 6 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 6 (8.33%) Security Auditing
6 5 (6.94%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (6.94%) Data Protection
6 5 (6.94%) ITSM
6 5 (6.94%) Network Architecture
6 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.94%) Security Operations
6 5 (6.94%) Security Testing
6 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.56%) Change Management
7 4 (5.56%) CRM
7 4 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 4 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.17%) Python
2 3 (4.17%) Ruby
3 2 (2.78%) Java
4 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.94%) CCNP
2 5 (6.94%) Degree
3 4 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.78%) CCNA
4 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.39%) MCDST
5 1 (1.39%) MCP
5 1 (1.39%) MCSA
5 1 (1.39%) MCSE
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) GDPR
2 5 (6.94%) SLA
3 3 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 33 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.56%) XenApp
3 4 (5.56%) XenDesktop
4 3 (4.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.17%) vSphere
5 1 (1.39%) Xen
5 1 (1.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Nagios
2 4 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (5.56%) Packer
2 4 (5.56%) SCCM
2 4 (5.56%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (4.17%) Ansible
3 3 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.17%) Puppet
4 2 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.78%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.78%) Salt
5 1 (1.39%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.39%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.61%) Cisco
3 11 (15.28%) Fortinet
3 11 (15.28%) SolarWinds
3 11 (15.28%) VMware
4 7 (9.72%) Citrix
4 7 (9.72%) F5
5 6 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 5 (6.94%) ArcSight
6 5 (6.94%) LogRhythm
6 5 (6.94%) Lotus
6 5 (6.94%) Palo Alto
7 4 (5.56%) SAP
7 4 (5.56%) ScanSafe
7 4 (5.56%) ServiceNow
7 4 (5.56%) SOTI
7 4 (5.56%) Symantec
7 4 (5.56%) Zscaler
8 3 (4.17%) Hitachi
8 3 (4.17%) Juniper