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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 19 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 131 131 117
Rank change year-on-year 0 -14 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 157 107 104
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.17% 2.07% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.86% 11.84% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 135 101 82
10th Percentile £25,800 £29,250 £25,075
25th Percentile £31,977 £33,750 £31,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
75th Percentile £56,168 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.55% +6.47% -

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 1,324 904 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.29% 17.46% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 845 702 512
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,750
25th Percentile £37,250 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £62,743 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £64,900
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Yorkshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAN in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for LAN in Yorkshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAN in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

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 19 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +12 113 £42,500 +13.33% 16
East Yorkshire -9 16 £55,000 +37.50%
North Yorkshire -27 16 £42,419 +6.05% 3
South Yorkshire -8 12 £40,000 -38.46% 4
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, 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.

1 152 (96.82%) WAN
2 95 (60.51%) Microsoft 365
3 87 (55.41%) Windows
4 85 (54.14%) Active Directory
5 78 (49.68%) Azure
6 76 (48.41%) Microsoft
7 72 (45.86%) Firewall
8 69 (43.95%) Windows Server
9 63 (40.13%) Cisco
10 56 (35.67%) VMware
11 54 (34.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 50 (31.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 48 (30.57%) VPN
14 45 (28.66%) TCP/IP
15 44 (28.03%) DNS
16 41 (26.11%) DHCP
17 38 (24.20%) Wi-Fi
18 36 (22.93%) Social Skills
19 35 (22.29%) Wireless
20 33 (21.02%) Cisco Certification
20 33 (21.02%) Azure Active Directory
20 33 (21.02%) Windows 10
21 32 (20.38%) ITIL
21 32 (20.38%) SharePoint
22 30 (19.11%) CCNA
23 29 (18.47%) SAN
24 27 (17.20%) Service Delivery
25 26 (16.56%) Incident Management
25 26 (16.56%) Hyper-V
26 25 (15.92%) VLAN

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 32 (20.38%) SharePoint
2 20 (12.74%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.46%) CMS
3 7 (4.46%) Confluence
4 6 (3.82%) IIS
5 3 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (10.19%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.91%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 95 (60.51%) Microsoft 365
2 78 (49.68%) Azure
3 33 (21.02%) Azure Active Directory
4 20 (12.74%) OneDrive
5 19 (12.10%) PaaS
6 16 (10.19%) SaaS
7 13 (8.28%) Rubrik
8 10 (6.37%) Power Automate
9 9 (5.73%) Power Platform
10 8 (5.10%) IaaS
10 8 (5.10%) PowerApps
11 5 (3.18%) AWS
12 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 152 (96.82%) WAN
2 72 (45.86%) Firewall
3 48 (30.57%) VPN
4 45 (28.66%) TCP/IP
5 44 (28.03%) DNS
6 41 (26.11%) DHCP
7 38 (24.20%) Wi-Fi
8 35 (22.29%) Wireless
9 29 (18.47%) SAN
10 25 (15.92%) VLAN
11 17 (10.83%) SD-WAN
12 14 (8.92%) SSL
12 14 (8.92%) WLAN
13 13 (8.28%) VoIP
14 10 (6.37%) IPsec
14 10 (6.37%) Unified Communications
15 9 (5.73%) Remote Desktop
16 8 (5.10%) MPLS
17 7 (4.46%) Internet
18 6 (3.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.01%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.55%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.55%) Riak
3 1 (0.64%) MS Access
3 1 (0.64%) MySQL
3 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.10%) JIRA
2 1 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 36 (22.93%) Social Skills
2 12 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.64%) Finance
3 9 (5.73%) Banking
3 9 (5.73%) Public Sector
4 8 (5.10%) Presentation Skills
5 5 (3.18%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.55%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 3 (1.91%) Law
8 2 (1.27%) Retail
8 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.64%) Automotive
9 1 (0.64%) Back Office
9 1 (0.64%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (0.64%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.64%) Marketing
9 1 (0.64%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (26.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (24.84%) Network Engineer
3 20 (12.74%) IT Engineer
4 16 (10.19%) IT Support
5 15 (9.55%) IT Manager
5 15 (9.55%) Senior Network Engineer
5 15 (9.55%) Support Engineer
6 14 (8.92%) Analyst
6 14 (8.92%) Architect
7 12 (7.64%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (7.01%) Field Engineer
9 10 (6.37%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) Design Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) Network Field Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
12 6 (3.82%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (3.82%) Project Manager
12 6 (3.82%) Technical Architect
12 6 (3.82%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.37%) HTML
2 6 (3.82%) SOAP
2 6 (3.82%) XML
3 5 (3.18%) JSON
4 4 (2.55%) FHIR
4 4 (2.55%) Web Services
5 2 (1.27%) JSP
5 2 (1.27%) XSLT
6 1 (0.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.92%) Management Information System
2 11 (7.01%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (6.37%) IoT
4 9 (5.73%) Fat Client
4 9 (5.73%) Thin Client
5 7 (4.46%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.46%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.82%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.55%) CMDB
8 4 (2.55%) NHS
9 3 (1.91%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (1.27%) Legacy Systems
10 2 (1.27%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.27%) Robotics
11 1 (0.64%) Digital Signage
11 1 (0.64%) Housing Association
11 1 (0.64%) Life Science
11 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 87 (55.41%) Windows
2 69 (43.95%) Windows Server
3 33 (21.02%) Windows 10
4 24 (15.29%) Linux
5 23 (14.65%) Windows Server 2019
6 21 (13.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (8.28%) Windows Server 2016
8 9 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.82%) Unix
11 4 (2.55%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.27%) AIX
12 2 (1.27%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 32 (20.38%) ITIL
3 27 (17.20%) Service Delivery
4 26 (16.56%) Incident Management
5 22 (14.01%) Agile
6 20 (12.74%) Project Delivery
7 19 (12.10%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (10.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (10.19%) DevOps
9 16 (10.19%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (10.19%) Security Patching
10 15 (9.55%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (7.64%) Data Management
11 12 (7.64%) Information Security
12 11 (7.01%) Data Loss Prevention
12 11 (7.01%) Service Management
13 10 (6.37%) Application Security
13 10 (6.37%) Migration
13 10 (6.37%) Proactive Monitoring
13 10 (6.37%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.38%) PowerShell
2 12 (7.64%) Python
3 8 (5.10%) SQL
4 2 (1.27%) Bash
4 2 (1.27%) C
4 2 (1.27%) Java
4 2 (1.27%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.27%) Jython
4 2 (1.27%) Perl
4 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (21.02%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (19.11%) CCNA
3 23 (14.65%) CCNP
4 22 (14.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (11.46%) MCSA
6 15 (9.55%) MCSE
7 8 (5.10%) Degree
8 5 (3.18%) A+ Certification
9 4 (2.55%) DBS Check
9 4 (2.55%) ISEB
9 4 (2.55%) ISTQB
9 4 (2.55%) Master's Degree
10 2 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.27%) MCP
11 1 (0.64%) CCEA
11 1 (0.64%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.64%) MOS
11 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.38%) SLA
2 4 (2.55%) GDPR
2 4 (2.55%) HL7
2 4 (2.55%) ISO 9000
2 4 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 4 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.27%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 85 (54.14%) Active Directory
2 50 (31.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (16.56%) Hyper-V
4 15 (9.55%) vSphere
5 4 (2.55%) XenApp
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (15.92%) Microsoft Intune
2 15 (9.55%) SCCM
3 13 (8.28%) NetBackup
4 7 (4.46%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 6 (3.82%) WSUS
6 3 (1.91%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.27%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 76 (48.41%) Microsoft
2 63 (40.13%) Cisco
3 56 (35.67%) VMware
4 19 (12.10%) Veeam
5 16 (10.19%) Citrix
6 14 (8.92%) Veritas
7 11 (7.01%) Zscaler
8 10 (6.37%) F5
9 9 (5.73%) Palo Alto
10 8 (5.10%) Dell
10 8 (5.10%) Oracle
11 6 (3.82%) HP
12 5 (3.18%) Meraki
12 5 (3.18%) SOTI
13 3 (1.91%) Dell Compellent
13 3 (1.91%) SAP
14 2 (1.27%) Aruba
14 2 (1.27%) Micro Focus
14 2 (1.27%) SolarWinds
14 2 (1.27%) WatchGuard