Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 152 122
Rank change year-on-year +23 -30 -37
Permanent jobs citing LAN 211 215 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.17% 2.01% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.06% 14.09% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 172 187 307
Yorkshire median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.77% -18.75% -4.76%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,750 £50,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% -2.30% +2.35%

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 1,314 1,526 1,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.54% 14.24% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,094 1,291 1,572
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +47 160 £37,500 - 19
South Yorkshire +21 29 £30,000 -7.69% 4
North Yorkshire -17 22 £34,250 -2.14% 1
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 183 (86.73%) WAN
2 112 (53.08%) Windows
3 104 (49.29%) Firewall
4 97 (45.97%) Microsoft
5 88 (41.71%) Cisco
6 73 (34.60%) Active Directory
7 69 (32.70%) VMware
8 65 (30.81%) Windows Server
9 61 (28.91%) ITIL
10 56 (26.54%) VPN
11 42 (19.91%) Cisco Certification
11 42 (19.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 41 (19.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 41 (19.43%) SAN
13 36 (17.06%) Office 365
14 35 (16.59%) Citrix
15 33 (15.64%) TCP/IP
15 33 (15.64%) MS Exchange
15 33 (15.64%) Wireless
16 32 (15.17%) DNS
17 31 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (14.22%) SQL
18 30 (14.22%) Microsoft Office
19 29 (13.74%) MPLS
19 29 (13.74%) CCNP
19 29 (13.74%) DHCP
19 29 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
20 28 (13.27%) Windows 7
21 27 (12.80%) VoIP
22 24 (11.37%) SQL Server

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 33 (15.64%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.95%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.64%) Skype for Business
4 13 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (3.32%) IIS
7 6 (2.84%) JBoss
7 6 (2.84%) WebLogic
7 6 (2.84%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.37%) IBM Domino
8 5 (2.37%) IBM Notes
9 4 (1.90%) CloudStack
9 4 (1.90%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.95%) CMS
11 2 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.47%) Apache
12 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (14.22%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.37%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.47%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.47%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.47%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.47%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 36 (17.06%) Office 365
2 29 (13.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.16%) IaaS
4 11 (5.21%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (4.27%) PaaS
5 9 (4.27%) SaaS
6 6 (2.84%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (2.37%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.47%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 183 (86.73%) WAN
2 104 (49.29%) Firewall
3 56 (26.54%) VPN
4 41 (19.43%) SAN
5 33 (15.64%) TCP/IP
5 33 (15.64%) Wireless
6 32 (15.17%) DNS
7 29 (13.74%) DHCP
7 29 (13.74%) MPLS
8 27 (12.80%) VoIP
9 22 (10.43%) Wi-Fi
10 19 (9.00%) WLAN
11 18 (8.53%) Network Security
12 14 (6.64%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (5.69%) BGP
13 12 (5.69%) Remote Desktop
14 10 (4.74%) Intrusion Detection
15 9 (4.27%) NAS
15 9 (4.27%) OSPF
16 8 (3.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.32%) MySQL
3 5 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.95%) Power BI
5 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.47%) Firebird
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (9.48%) Finance
2 18 (8.53%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.79%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.32%) Marketing
5 5 (2.37%) Retail
6 4 (1.90%) Billing
7 3 (1.42%) Banking
8 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Automotive
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.47%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (23.70%) Network Engineer
2 30 (14.22%) Analyst
3 24 (11.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (8.53%) Support Engineer
5 16 (7.58%) Support Analyst
6 15 (7.11%) Lead Network Engineer
7 14 (6.64%) IT Manager
8 13 (6.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 13 (6.16%) IT Support
9 12 (5.69%) Infrastructure Manager
10 11 (5.21%) Architect
11 10 (4.74%) IT Analyst
12 9 (4.27%) Field Engineer
12 9 (4.27%) Infrastructure Support
13 8 (3.79%) Cisco Engineer
13 8 (3.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 8 (3.79%) IT Project Manager
13 8 (3.79%) IT Security Analyst
13 8 (3.79%) Security Analyst
13 8 (3.79%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.79%) Web Services
2 1 (0.47%) .NET
2 1 (0.47%) LAMP
2 1 (0.47%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.64%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.69%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.21%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.84%) Clustering
4 6 (2.84%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.90%) iPhone
6 3 (1.42%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.42%) HP Storage
6 3 (1.42%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.95%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.95%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.95%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Licensing
7 2 (0.95%) PlayStation
7 2 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.47%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 112 (53.08%) Windows
2 65 (30.81%) Windows Server
3 42 (19.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (19.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (13.27%) Windows 7
6 24 (11.37%) Windows 10
7 22 (10.43%) Linux
8 14 (6.64%) Unix
9 11 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (4.27%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.84%) AIX
11 6 (2.84%) Debian
11 6 (2.84%) HPUX
11 6 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.84%) Solaris
12 2 (0.95%) CentOS
12 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.95%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.47%) Android
13 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (28.91%) ITIL
2 23 (10.90%) Load Balancing
3 17 (8.06%) E-Commerce
4 14 (6.64%) ITSM
5 13 (6.16%) Kalman Filter
5 13 (6.16%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (6.16%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (6.16%) Service Delivery
6 12 (5.69%) Service Management
7 11 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (5.21%) DevOps
7 11 (5.21%) Information Security
7 11 (5.21%) Network Management
7 11 (5.21%) Network Optimisation
7 11 (5.21%) Project Management
8 10 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (4.74%) Data Protection
8 10 (4.74%) Migration
8 10 (4.74%) Network Architecture
8 10 (4.74%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.22%) SQL
2 9 (4.27%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.79%) Bash Shell
4 6 (2.84%) Python
4 6 (2.84%) Ruby
4 6 (2.84%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.42%) C
6 2 (0.95%) PHP
7 1 (0.47%) C#
7 1 (0.47%) C++
7 1 (0.47%) Java
7 1 (0.47%) Perl
7 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 42 (19.91%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (13.74%) CCNP
3 14 (6.64%) CCNA
4 13 (6.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.79%) MCSE
6 5 (2.37%) Degree
6 5 (2.37%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.90%) MCSA
7 4 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.42%) CCIE
8 3 (1.42%) DBS Check
8 3 (1.42%) MCP
9 2 (0.95%) APMP
9 2 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.95%) JNCIS
9 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.47%) CCSA
10 1 (0.47%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.47%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.43%) SLA
2 15 (7.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (6.16%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.90%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (1.90%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.90%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.42%) GDPR
6 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 73 (34.60%) Active Directory
2 31 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (11.37%) Hyper-V
4 15 (7.11%) Terminal Services
4 15 (7.11%) vSphere
5 13 (6.16%) XenDesktop
6 10 (4.74%) XenApp
7 9 (4.27%) XenServer
8 4 (1.90%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.90%) Xen
9 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.95%) OpenSIPS
11 1 (0.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.47%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 15 (7.11%) SCCM
2 10 (4.74%) Backup Exec
3 9 (4.27%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (3.79%) SCOM
5 6 (2.84%) Ansible
5 6 (2.84%) Cobbler
5 6 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.84%) Puppet
5 6 (2.84%) WSUS
6 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (2.37%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (0.95%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.95%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.47%) Nagios
8 1 (0.47%) OpenView
Vendors
1 97 (45.97%) Microsoft
2 88 (41.71%) Cisco
3 69 (32.70%) VMware
4 35 (16.59%) Citrix
5 23 (10.90%) Avaya
6 18 (8.53%) Verint
7 16 (7.58%) HP
8 15 (7.11%) Genesys
8 15 (7.11%) SolarWinds
9 10 (4.74%) Symantec
10 9 (4.27%) Dell
11 8 (3.79%) Capita
11 8 (3.79%) Google
11 8 (3.79%) Juniper
11 8 (3.79%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.84%) F5
12 6 (2.84%) Oracle
12 6 (2.84%) Veeam
13 5 (2.37%) CheckPoint
13 5 (2.37%) Lotus