Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 81 91
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10 -19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 292 373 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.98% 3.33% 3.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.26% 20.81% 18.50%
Number of salaries quoted 258 336 406
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,188 £24,875
90th Percentile £52,825 £55,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year - -0.58% +6.88%

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 1599 1792 2205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.31% 16.02% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1337 1492 1808
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,225 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +4 241 £37,500 -6.25% 9
South Yorkshire -4 25 £28,000 -41.05%
North Yorkshire -20 18 £40,000 +14.29% 1
East Yorkshire -7 7 £27,500 -21.43% 1
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 250 (85.62%) WAN
2 153 (52.40%) Firewall
3 136 (46.58%) Cisco
4 123 (42.12%) Microsoft
5 118 (40.41%) ITIL
6 116 (39.73%) Windows
7 111 (38.01%) VPN
8 104 (35.62%) Active Directory
9 102 (34.93%) VMware
10 98 (33.56%) Cisco Certification
11 89 (30.48%) CCNA
12 88 (30.14%) Windows Server
13 75 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
14 63 (21.58%) VoIP
15 61 (20.89%) MPLS
16 59 (20.21%) SAN
16 59 (20.21%) Wireless
17 58 (19.86%) Windows Server 2008
18 57 (19.52%) Windows Server 2012
18 57 (19.52%) MS Exchange
18 57 (19.52%) TCP/IP
19 50 (17.12%) CCNP
20 45 (15.41%) DNS
20 45 (15.41%) Network Security
21 42 (14.38%) DHCP
21 42 (14.38%) SQL Server
21 42 (14.38%) OSPF
22 40 (13.70%) Avaya
22 40 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
22 40 (13.70%) Windows 7

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 57 (19.52%) MS Exchange
2 20 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (6.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (5.48%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.79%) IBM Notes
6 13 (4.45%) IBM Domino
7 10 (3.42%) CMS
7 10 (3.42%) Skype for Business
8 7 (2.40%) IIS
9 5 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.03%) JBoss
10 3 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.03%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.03%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.34%) Apache
Applications
1 35 (11.99%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.05%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.93%) Office 365
2 13 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.37%) IaaS
5 3 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.03%) OneDrive
5 3 (1.03%) PaaS
5 3 (1.03%) SaaS
6 1 (0.34%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 250 (85.62%) WAN
2 153 (52.40%) Firewall
3 111 (38.01%) VPN
4 63 (21.58%) VoIP
5 61 (20.89%) MPLS
6 59 (20.21%) SAN
6 59 (20.21%) Wireless
7 57 (19.52%) TCP/IP
8 45 (15.41%) DNS
8 45 (15.41%) Network Security
9 42 (14.38%) DHCP
9 42 (14.38%) OSPF
10 40 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
11 38 (13.01%) VLAN
12 34 (11.64%) WLAN
13 31 (10.62%) BGP
14 30 (10.27%) EIGRP
15 29 (9.93%) Cisco Nexus
16 20 (6.85%) Ethernet
17 18 (6.16%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.71%) MySQL
4 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.68%) MS Access
6 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 37 (12.67%) Telecoms
2 36 (12.33%) Finance
3 15 (5.14%) Retail
4 8 (2.74%) Legal
5 7 (2.40%) Law
5 7 (2.40%) Marketing
6 5 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.37%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.68%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Back Office
9 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 57 (19.52%) Analyst
2 46 (15.75%) Network Engineer
3 43 (14.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 35 (11.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 29 (9.93%) Network Analyst
6 27 (9.25%) IT Analyst
7 26 (8.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 22 (7.53%) Support Engineer
9 21 (7.19%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (6.85%) IT Support
11 18 (6.16%) Network Specialist
12 17 (5.82%) Support Analyst
13 14 (4.79%) Architect
13 14 (4.79%) Consultant
13 14 (4.79%) IT Engineer
13 14 (4.79%) Network Support
14 13 (4.45%) Network Operations Specialist
14 13 (4.45%) Security Analyst
15 12 (4.11%) Cisco Engineer
15 12 (4.11%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.68%) ODBC
1 2 (0.68%) Web Services
2 1 (0.34%) EDI
2 1 (0.34%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.96%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.19%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.40%) iPad
4 7 (2.40%) Mobile Computing
5 6 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.71%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (1.71%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.03%) Clustering
7 3 (1.03%) PKI
7 3 (1.03%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.03%) Replication
8 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (0.68%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.68%) HP Storage
8 2 (0.68%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (0.68%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 116 (39.73%) Windows
2 88 (30.14%) Windows Server
3 58 (19.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (19.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (13.70%) Windows 7
6 23 (7.88%) Linux
7 17 (5.82%) Windows 10
8 13 (4.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (4.11%) Unix
10 7 (2.40%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.05%) Android
11 6 (2.05%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.03%) AIX
12 3 (1.03%) HPUX
12 3 (1.03%) Solaris
13 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.34%) CentOS
14 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (40.41%) ITIL
2 30 (10.27%) Load Balancing
3 28 (9.59%) Service Delivery
4 22 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (7.19%) Project Management
6 20 (6.85%) Information Security
7 19 (6.51%) ITIL V3
7 19 (6.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 17 (5.82%) Network Architecture
8 17 (5.82%) Patch Management
8 17 (5.82%) Problem Management
9 16 (5.48%) Data Protection
9 16 (5.48%) Fault Analysis
9 16 (5.48%) Network Management
9 16 (5.48%) Service Management
10 14 (4.79%) Mentoring
10 14 (4.79%) PRINCE2
11 13 (4.45%) High Availability
11 13 (4.45%) Incident Management
11 13 (4.45%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.96%) SQL
2 5 (1.71%) C
3 3 (1.03%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.03%) Java
3 3 (1.03%) Python
3 3 (1.03%) Ruby
3 3 (1.03%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.34%) PHP
4 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 98 (33.56%) Cisco Certification
2 89 (30.48%) CCNA
3 50 (17.12%) CCNP
4 34 (11.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (9.93%) MCSE
6 24 (8.22%) MCP
7 21 (7.19%) MCSA
8 15 (5.14%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (3.08%) MCDST
10 8 (2.74%) CCIE
10 8 (2.74%) Degree
11 7 (2.40%) CISM
11 7 (2.40%) CISSP
12 6 (2.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.71%) CEH
13 5 (1.71%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (1.71%) MCITP
13 5 (1.71%) Security Cleared
14 4 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
14 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.53%) SLA
2 19 (6.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (4.79%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.71%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.68%) GDPR
5 2 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 104 (35.62%) Active Directory
2 75 (25.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (10.62%) Hyper-V
4 22 (7.53%) XenDesktop
5 19 (6.51%) XenApp
6 11 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (3.08%) OpenSIPS
8 6 (2.05%) vSphere
9 5 (1.71%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (3.42%) Norton AntiVirus
1 10 (3.42%) SCCM
2 9 (3.08%) WSUS
3 6 (2.05%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.71%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.37%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.03%) Cobbler
6 3 (1.03%) DameWare
6 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.03%) Perfmon
6 3 (1.03%) Puppet
6 3 (1.03%) SCOM
6 3 (1.03%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (1.03%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.68%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.68%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.68%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 136 (46.58%) Cisco
2 123 (42.12%) Microsoft
3 102 (34.93%) VMware
4 40 (13.70%) Avaya
5 38 (13.01%) Citrix
5 38 (13.01%) HP
6 30 (10.27%) Brocade
7 24 (8.22%) Dell
8 19 (6.51%) Juniper
9 18 (6.16%) NetApp
10 15 (5.14%) F5
11 14 (4.79%) Lotus
12 13 (4.45%) Symantec
13 11 (3.77%) Genesys
14 10 (3.42%) Verint
15 8 (2.74%) Mitel
15 8 (2.74%) Veeam
16 7 (2.40%) SolarWinds
17 6 (2.05%) CheckPoint
17 6 (2.05%) Oracle