Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 95 77
Rank change year-on-year -26 -18 +22
Permanent jobs citing LAN 197 279 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.49% 2.84% 3.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.82% 18.42% 21.81%
Number of salaries quoted 177 244 321
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% - -12.79%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £57,250 £52,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,171 1,515 1,710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.80% 15.41% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1,270 1,420
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -2.67%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Yorkshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for LAN in Yorkshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Yorkshire

LAN
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -24 151 £35,000 -6.67% 26
South Yorkshire -7 21 £41,250 +47.32% 6
North Yorkshire +6 20 £37,750 -2.58% 3
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 165 (83.76%) WAN
2 96 (48.73%) Windows
3 78 (39.59%) Active Directory
4 73 (37.06%) Firewall
5 65 (32.99%) Cisco
6 62 (31.47%) Microsoft
7 60 (30.46%) Wi-Fi
8 58 (29.44%) Windows Server
9 45 (22.84%) VPN
10 43 (21.83%) Office 365
11 41 (20.81%) VMware
12 37 (18.78%) ITIL
12 37 (18.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 36 (18.27%) Data Centre
13 36 (18.27%) DNS
14 32 (16.24%) VoIP
14 32 (16.24%) Windows 10
15 31 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
16 30 (15.23%) Microsoft Azure
16 30 (15.23%) SAN
17 28 (14.21%) TCP/IP
17 28 (14.21%) Windows 7
17 28 (14.21%) Network Security
18 26 (13.20%) Disaster Recovery
19 25 (12.69%) Wireless
19 25 (12.69%) Service Management
20 24 (12.18%) Windows Server 2008
21 23 (11.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 23 (11.68%) CheckPoint
22 21 (10.66%) HP

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 15 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.60%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (3.05%) IBM Notes
4 4 (2.03%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.52%) Apache
6 2 (1.02%) Confluence
6 2 (1.02%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.02%) IIS
6 2 (1.02%) JBoss
6 2 (1.02%) nginx
6 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.51%) CMS
7 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (10.15%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.51%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.51%) Lawson
1 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 43 (21.83%) Office 365
2 30 (15.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (7.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.02%) Akamai
4 2 (1.02%) IaaS
4 2 (1.02%) PaaS
5 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.51%) G Suite
5 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 165 (83.76%) WAN
2 73 (37.06%) Firewall
3 60 (30.46%) Wi-Fi
4 45 (22.84%) VPN
5 36 (18.27%) DNS
6 32 (16.24%) VoIP
7 30 (15.23%) SAN
8 28 (14.21%) Network Security
8 28 (14.21%) TCP/IP
9 25 (12.69%) Wireless
10 21 (10.66%) WLAN
11 20 (10.15%) DHCP
12 19 (9.64%) BGP
12 19 (9.64%) OSPF
13 18 (9.14%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (8.63%) EIGRP
15 15 (7.61%) MPLS
16 12 (6.09%) VLAN
17 11 (5.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 11 (5.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.02%) MySQL
2 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.51%) Redis
3 1 (0.51%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 5 (2.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 18 (9.14%) Finance
2 10 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.52%) Back Office
3 3 (1.52%) Billing
3 3 (1.52%) Legal
3 3 (1.52%) Marketing
4 2 (1.02%) Retail
5 1 (0.51%) Law
5 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (16.75%) Network Engineer
2 29 (14.72%) Analyst
3 16 (8.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (8.12%) Support Engineer
4 15 (7.61%) Network Manager
5 13 (6.60%) Security Engineer
6 12 (6.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (6.09%) Administrator
6 12 (6.09%) Systems Administrator
7 11 (5.58%) Service Analyst
8 10 (5.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (5.08%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (5.08%) IT Manager
8 10 (5.08%) Network Security Engineer
8 10 (5.08%) Support Analyst
9 9 (4.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 9 (4.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 9 (4.57%) IT Support
9 9 (4.57%) Security Specialist
10 8 (4.06%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.03%) Middleware
2 2 (1.02%) J2EE
2 2 (1.02%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.51%) LAMP
3 1 (0.51%) LDAP
3 1 (0.51%) OLE
3 1 (0.51%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.27%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.58%) Driving Licence
3 7 (3.55%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.03%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.02%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.02%) CCTV
7 2 (1.02%) iPhone
7 2 (1.02%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.02%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (1.02%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.51%) CMDB
8 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.51%) NHS
8 1 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 96 (48.73%) Windows
2 58 (29.44%) Windows Server
3 37 (18.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (16.24%) Windows 10
5 28 (14.21%) Windows 7
6 24 (12.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (7.61%) Linux
8 12 (6.09%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.06%) Unix
10 4 (2.03%) Android
10 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.51%) CentOS
11 1 (0.51%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.78%) ITIL
2 26 (13.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (12.69%) Service Management
4 23 (11.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 18 (9.14%) Mentoring
6 17 (8.63%) Change Management
7 16 (8.12%) Information Security
8 15 (7.61%) ITSM
8 15 (7.61%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (6.60%) Network Design
9 13 (6.60%) Patch Management
10 12 (6.09%) Incident Management
10 12 (6.09%) Network Monitoring
11 11 (5.58%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
12 10 (5.08%) Technical Leadership
12 10 (5.08%) Vulnerability Management
13 9 (4.57%) IT Strategy
13 9 (4.57%) Security Auditing
13 9 (4.57%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.64%) SQL
2 3 (1.52%) Python
3 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.02%) Java
3 2 (1.02%) PHP
3 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.02%) Ruby
4 1 (0.51%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 16 (8.12%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (7.11%) Degree
3 11 (5.58%) CCNA
4 7 (3.55%) CCNP
5 6 (3.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (2.54%) DBS Check
6 5 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.03%) MCSE
7 4 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.52%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.52%) JNCIP
8 3 (1.52%) JNCIS
8 3 (1.52%) MCSA
9 2 (1.02%) CCIE
9 2 (1.02%) CCSA
9 2 (1.02%) CCSE
9 2 (1.02%) MCITP
9 2 (1.02%) SANS
9 2 (1.02%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.08%) GDPR
2 9 (4.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.05%) SLA
4 5 (2.54%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 4 (2.03%) PMO
System Software
1 78 (39.59%) Active Directory
2 31 (15.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (10.66%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.11%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.05%) vSphere
6 5 (2.54%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.03%) VMware Server
7 4 (2.03%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.52%) XenApp
9 2 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.51%) Firmware
10 1 (0.51%) Gluster
10 1 (0.51%) LXC
10 1 (0.51%) NFS
10 1 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 21 (10.66%) SCCM
2 11 (5.58%) vCenter Server
3 9 (4.57%) WhatsUp Gold
4 6 (3.05%) Nagios
4 6 (3.05%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (2.54%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.54%) Cisco Prime
5 5 (2.54%) Packer
6 4 (2.03%) WSUS
7 3 (1.52%) Ansible
7 3 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.52%) Puppet
7 3 (1.52%) Salt
7 3 (1.52%) WMI
8 2 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.02%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (1.02%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.51%) Graylog
9 1 (0.51%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.51%) logstash
Vendors
1 65 (32.99%) Cisco
2 62 (31.47%) Microsoft
3 41 (20.81%) VMware
4 23 (11.68%) CheckPoint
5 21 (10.66%) HP
6 17 (8.63%) Citrix
6 17 (8.63%) Fortinet
7 14 (7.11%) F5
8 13 (6.60%) SolarWinds
9 12 (6.09%) Veeam
10 11 (5.58%) SonicWALL
11 10 (5.08%) Symantec
12 9 (4.57%) Aruba
13 7 (3.55%) ArcSight
13 7 (3.55%) Forcepoint
13 7 (3.55%) LogRhythm
13 7 (3.55%) NetApp
13 7 (3.55%) Palo Alto
14 6 (3.05%) Juniper
14 6 (3.05%) Lotus