The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 87 78
Rank change year-on-year -35 -9  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 67 119 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.91% 3.07% 3.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.57% 18.77% 20.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 108 127
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% -  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 533 634 706
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 15.22% 16.33% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 425 519 589
Median salary £39,750 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.62% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in West Yorkshire

LAN
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for LAN in West Yorkshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in West Yorkshire

LAN
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -40 33 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Bradford -9 20 £29,000 -38.94% 4
Wakefield +5 4 £37,500 -31.81% 2
Halifax -3 1 - -
Wetherby - 1 £30,000 -
Brighouse - 1 £19,500 -
Dewsbury - 1 £32,500 -
LAN
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 117 (95.90%) WAN
2 78 (63.93%) Cisco
3 73 (59.84%) Windows
4 65 (53.28%) Microsoft
5 60 (49.18%) Active Directory
6 57 (46.72%) Windows Server
7 56 (45.90%) Firewall
8 52 (42.62%) VMware
9 50 (40.98%) ITIL
10 45 (36.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 41 (33.61%) Cisco Certification
12 39 (31.97%) SAN
12 39 (31.97%) VPN
13 34 (27.87%) HP
13 34 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
14 31 (25.41%) DHCP
15 30 (24.59%) TCP/IP
15 30 (24.59%) CCNA
16 29 (23.77%) DNS
17 28 (22.95%) MPLS
18 27 (22.13%) Avaya
18 27 (22.13%) MS Exchange
19 26 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
20 25 (20.49%) Microsoft Certification
21 24 (19.67%) Data Centre
22 23 (18.85%) VoIP
22 23 (18.85%) Telecoms
23 22 (18.03%) Juniper
24 21 (17.21%) Linux
25 20 (16.39%) CCNP

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 27 (22.13%) MS Exchange
2 20 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.56%) IIS
4 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.46%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.46%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.64%) CMS
6 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (13.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.02%) Office 365
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.82%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.82%) PaaS
4 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 117 (95.90%) WAN
2 56 (45.90%) Firewall
3 39 (31.97%) SAN
3 39 (31.97%) VPN
4 31 (25.41%) DHCP
5 30 (24.59%) TCP/IP
6 29 (23.77%) DNS
7 28 (22.95%) MPLS
8 23 (18.85%) VoIP
9 16 (13.11%) Network Security
10 13 (10.66%) VLAN
10 13 (10.66%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (9.84%) Asterisk PBX
11 12 (9.84%) BGP
11 12 (9.84%) OSPF
12 9 (7.38%) Cisco ASA
13 8 (6.56%) SSL
13 8 (6.56%) WLAN
14 7 (5.74%) EIGRP
14 7 (5.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.82%) MS Access
General
1 23 (18.85%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.56%) Finance
3 6 (4.92%) Legal
4 3 (2.46%) Law
5 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (24.59%) Analyst
2 23 (18.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (15.57%) Support Engineer
4 18 (14.75%) Support Analyst
5 15 (12.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 13 (10.66%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure Support
6 13 (10.66%) Network Engineer
7 11 (9.02%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (9.02%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (9.02%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 11 (9.02%) Network Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 10 (8.20%) IT Analyst
8 10 (8.20%) Network Support
9 9 (7.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (6.56%) HP Storage Specialist
10 8 (6.56%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.46%) EDI
2 2 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.67%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.56%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (4.92%) Replication
4 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.46%) Clustering
5 3 (2.46%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (2.46%) PKI
6 2 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.64%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.82%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.82%) iPad
7 1 (0.82%) IVR
7 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.82%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.82%) SCADA
7 1 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 73 (59.84%) Windows
2 57 (46.72%) Windows Server
3 45 (36.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (17.21%) Linux
6 12 (9.84%) Windows 7
6 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (5.74%) Unix
8 4 (3.28%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.28%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.82%) Android
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.98%) ITIL
2 17 (13.93%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (12.30%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (10.66%) ITIL V3
5 10 (8.20%) Fault Analysis
5 10 (8.20%) Problem Management
5 10 (8.20%) Security Operations
6 9 (7.38%) Network Management
6 9 (7.38%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (6.56%) Capacity Management
7 8 (6.56%) Identity Access Management
7 8 (6.56%) Incident Management
7 8 (6.56%) Validation
8 7 (5.74%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (5.74%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (5.74%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (4.92%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.10%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (4.10%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.56%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.10%) SQL
3 1 (0.82%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (33.61%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (24.59%) CCNA
3 25 (20.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (16.39%) CCNP
5 18 (14.75%) MCSA
6 12 (9.84%) MCSE
7 7 (5.74%) MCP
8 6 (4.92%) CCIE
9 4 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.64%) MCDST
11 2 (1.64%) MCITP
11 2 (1.64%) MCTS
12 1 (0.82%) CCENT
12 1 (0.82%) CISA
12 1 (0.82%) CISM
12 1 (0.82%) CISSP
12 1 (0.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.66%) SLA
2 2 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.82%) COBIT
3 1 (0.82%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.82%) GDPR
3 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 60 (49.18%) Active Directory
2 26 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.84%) OpenSIPS
4 8 (6.56%) Hyper-V
5 7 (5.74%) XenDesktop
6 5 (4.10%) vSphere
7 4 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.82%) Docker
9 1 (0.82%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.82%) Xen
9 1 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (10.66%) SCCM
1 13 (10.66%) SCOM
2 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 3 (2.46%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (1.64%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.64%) WSUS
4 1 (0.82%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.82%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.82%) SCSM
4 1 (0.82%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.82%) vMotion
Vendors
1 78 (63.93%) Cisco
2 65 (53.28%) Microsoft
3 52 (42.62%) VMware
4 34 (27.87%) HP
5 27 (22.13%) Avaya
6 22 (18.03%) Juniper
7 15 (12.30%) F5
8 11 (9.02%) Citrix
9 8 (6.56%) 3PAR
10 7 (5.74%) CheckPoint
11 6 (4.92%) Brocade
11 6 (4.92%) Dell
11 6 (4.92%) Veeam
12 5 (4.10%) Aruba
13 4 (3.28%) CommVault
13 4 (3.28%) EMC
14 3 (2.46%) Huawei
14 3 (2.46%) Symantec
15 2 (1.64%) Red Hat
15 2 (1.64%) SonicWALL
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Normanton, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 10 days ago