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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 119 70
Rank change year-on-year -13 -49  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 49 92 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.36% 2.07% 3.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.45% 14.49% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 45 86 170
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £25,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.73% +2.81%  

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 428 635 858
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 11.85% 14.28% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 373 532 693
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 -21 25 £33,750 -28.94% 6
Bradford +19 16 £41,250 +83.33% 2
Wetherby - 5 £27,500 - 1
Wakefield -13 2 £34,000 -19.04% 1
Halifax - 2 £21,500 -
Brighouse - 1 £19,500 - 1
Huddersfield - 1 £26,000 -
LAN
Yorkshire

LAN
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 155 (96.27%) WAN
2 117 (72.67%) Windows
3 102 (63.35%) Windows Server
4 99 (61.49%) Microsoft
5 94 (58.39%) Active Directory
6 84 (52.17%) Cisco
7 75 (46.58%) VMware
8 68 (42.24%) Firewall
9 61 (37.89%) SAN
10 58 (36.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 57 (35.40%) Windows Server 2012
12 55 (34.16%) Data Centre
13 53 (32.92%) ITIL
13 53 (32.92%) MS Exchange
14 46 (28.57%) DHCP
15 43 (26.71%) DNS
16 41 (25.47%) VMware Infrastructure
17 40 (24.84%) Cisco Certification
18 39 (24.22%) Microsoft Certification
19 38 (23.60%) Telecoms
20 36 (22.36%) SQL Server
21 31 (19.25%) Exchange Server 2010
22 29 (18.01%) Windows 7
23 28 (17.39%) HP
24 26 (16.15%) Disaster Recovery
25 25 (15.53%) Juniper
25 25 (15.53%) Citrix
25 25 (15.53%) MS Excel
26 24 (14.91%) Hyper-V
27 23 (14.29%) SCCM

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 53 (32.92%) MS Exchange
2 31 (19.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.94%) IIS
4 7 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.48%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.24%) Apache
8 1 (0.62%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (15.53%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.83%) Office 365
2 9 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.86%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.24%) SaaS
5 1 (0.62%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 155 (96.27%) WAN
2 68 (42.24%) Firewall
3 61 (37.89%) SAN
4 46 (28.57%) DHCP
5 43 (26.71%) DNS
6 21 (13.04%) MPLS
7 18 (11.18%) TCP/IP
7 18 (11.18%) VPN
8 16 (9.94%) Asterisk PBX
9 15 (9.32%) Unified Communications
9 15 (9.32%) VoIP
10 12 (7.45%) Software-Defined Networking
11 10 (6.21%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (4.97%) Wireless
13 7 (4.35%) NAS
14 6 (3.73%) Ethernet
15 5 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
15 5 (3.11%) Internet
16 4 (2.48%) OSPF
16 4 (2.48%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.73%) MySQL
3 2 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 38 (23.60%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.11%) Manufacturing
2 5 (3.11%) Retail
3 2 (1.24%) Finance
4 1 (0.62%) Advertising
4 1 (0.62%) Legal
4 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (21.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (18.63%) Analyst
3 22 (13.66%) Network Engineer
3 22 (13.66%) Support Engineer
4 21 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support
5 20 (12.42%) Support Analyst
6 19 (11.80%) IT Engineer
7 18 (11.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 15 (9.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 14 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
9 14 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
9 14 (8.70%) Technical Support
10 13 (8.07%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
11 12 (7.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 12 (7.45%) Technical Support Analyst
12 11 (6.83%) Architect
13 10 (6.21%) 2nd Line Support
13 10 (6.21%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (6.21%) 3rd Line Support
13 10 (6.21%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.86%) .NET
1 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.24%) HTML
2 2 (1.24%) Web Services
2 2 (1.24%) XML
2 2 (1.24%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 55 (34.16%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.11%) HP Storage
2 5 (3.11%) Replication
3 4 (2.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.24%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.24%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.24%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.24%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.24%) PKI
5 2 (1.24%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.62%) CCTV
6 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.62%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.62%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 117 (72.67%) Windows
2 102 (63.35%) Windows Server
3 58 (36.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (35.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (18.01%) Windows 7
6 23 (14.29%) Linux
7 9 (5.59%) Unix
7 9 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.73%) Windows Phone
9 3 (1.86%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.24%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.24%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.62%) AIX
11 1 (0.62%) Android
11 1 (0.62%) HPUX
11 1 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.92%) ITIL
2 26 (16.15%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (12.42%) ITIL V3
4 18 (11.18%) Validation
5 16 (9.94%) Capacity Management
5 16 (9.94%) Network Management
6 15 (9.32%) Fault Analysis
6 15 (9.32%) Problem Management
7 14 (8.70%) Change Management
8 13 (8.07%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (7.45%) Service Management
10 11 (6.83%) Network Monitoring
10 11 (6.83%) Project Management
11 9 (5.59%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (5.59%) PRINCE2
12 8 (4.97%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (4.35%) TOGAF
14 6 (3.73%) Penetration Testing
14 6 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (3.73%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.94%) SQL
2 9 (5.59%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.73%) Python
4 5 (3.11%) Bash Shell
4 5 (3.11%) Ruby
5 3 (1.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (24.84%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (24.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (14.29%) CCNP
4 21 (13.04%) CCNA
4 21 (13.04%) MCSE
5 19 (11.80%) MCSA
6 11 (6.83%) CCIE
7 6 (3.73%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.86%) CCA
8 3 (1.86%) CCEA
8 3 (1.86%) MCP
8 3 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.24%) ISEB
9 2 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.24%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.24%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.62%) CISM
10 1 (0.62%) Degree
10 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.21%) SLA
2 5 (3.11%) QA
3 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 94 (58.39%) Active Directory
2 41 (25.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (14.91%) Hyper-V
4 16 (9.94%) OpenSIPS
5 13 (8.07%) XenDesktop
6 10 (6.21%) vSphere
7 6 (3.73%) KVM
7 6 (3.73%) VMware ESX
7 6 (3.73%) Xen
8 5 (3.11%) XenApp
9 4 (2.48%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.86%) XenServer
11 1 (0.62%) Docker
11 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.62%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (14.29%) SCCM
2 22 (13.66%) SCOM
3 9 (5.59%) WSUS
4 6 (3.73%) vMotion
5 5 (3.11%) Cobbler
5 5 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (3.11%) Puppet
5 5 (3.11%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.62%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 99 (61.49%) Microsoft
2 84 (52.17%) Cisco
3 75 (46.58%) VMware
4 28 (17.39%) HP
5 25 (15.53%) Citrix
5 25 (15.53%) Juniper
6 23 (14.29%) Avaya
7 16 (9.94%) F5
8 12 (7.45%) Veeam
9 8 (4.97%) EMC
10 7 (4.35%) 3PAR
11 6 (3.73%) NetApp
11 6 (3.73%) Oracle
12 5 (3.11%) Dell
13 4 (2.48%) SonicWALL
14 2 (1.24%) Dell Compellent
14 2 (1.24%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.24%) Symantec
15 1 (0.62%) iManage
15 1 (0.62%) Palo Alto
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parker Solutions Group
Salary: £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wetherby
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago