Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 121 97
Rank change year-on-year +12 -24 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 226 195 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.19% 2.33% 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.07% 16.02% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 169 158 250
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% +1.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,550 £54,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% -

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 1,500 1,217 1,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.17% 14.55% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 1,012 1,358
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,525 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 +4 105 £37,500 +15.38% 21
North Yorkshire -1 60 £37,500 -3.23% 7
East Yorkshire - 29 £47,500 - 2
South Yorkshire +13 27 £40,671 +8.46% 9
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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.

1 216 (95.58%) WAN
2 124 (54.87%) Firewall
3 117 (51.77%) Cisco
4 98 (43.36%) Windows
5 91 (40.27%) Active Directory
6 83 (36.73%) Microsoft
7 81 (35.84%) VPN
8 75 (33.19%) TCP/IP
9 72 (31.86%) Windows Server
10 71 (31.42%) Cisco Certification
11 67 (29.65%) Wireless
11 67 (29.65%) VMware
12 65 (28.76%) ITIL
12 65 (28.76%) Office 365
13 60 (26.55%) CCNP
14 58 (25.66%) DNS
14 58 (25.66%) Azure
15 57 (25.22%) DHCP
15 57 (25.22%) Problem-Solving
16 54 (23.89%) Network Security
17 52 (23.01%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 49 (21.68%) VoIP
19 47 (20.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
20 44 (19.47%) MPLS
20 44 (19.47%) Data Centre
21 43 (19.03%) VMware Infrastructure
22 42 (18.58%) Hyper-V
22 42 (18.58%) Windows 10
23 41 (18.14%) Time Management
23 41 (18.14%) Project Delivery

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 23 (10.18%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.29%) Skype for Business
3 18 (7.96%) IIS
4 15 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (5.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.33%) IBM Domino
6 3 (1.33%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 38 (16.81%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (13.27%) MS Visio
3 12 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (3.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 65 (28.76%) Office 365
2 58 (25.66%) Azure
3 24 (10.62%) AWS
4 22 (9.73%) IaaS
4 22 (9.73%) SaaS
5 8 (3.54%) PaaS
6 6 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.21%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.44%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 216 (95.58%) WAN
2 124 (54.87%) Firewall
3 81 (35.84%) VPN
4 75 (33.19%) TCP/IP
5 67 (29.65%) Wireless
6 58 (25.66%) DNS
7 57 (25.22%) DHCP
8 54 (23.89%) Network Security
9 49 (21.68%) VoIP
10 44 (19.47%) MPLS
11 37 (16.37%) VLAN
12 33 (14.60%) BGP
12 33 (14.60%) WLAN
13 27 (11.95%) SAN
14 25 (11.06%) Cisco ASA
15 23 (10.18%) ISDN
16 22 (9.73%) OSPF
17 21 (9.29%) Remote Desktop
17 21 (9.29%) Wi-Fi
18 20 (8.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (14.60%) Telecoms
2 23 (10.18%) Finance
3 14 (6.19%) Retail
4 13 (5.75%) Manufacturing
5 12 (5.31%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.77%) Legal
7 2 (0.88%) Billing
7 2 (0.88%) Law
7 2 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (20.35%) Network Engineer
2 43 (19.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 27 (11.95%) IT Support
4 24 (10.62%) Analyst
5 22 (9.73%) Consultant
5 22 (9.73%) IT Engineer
5 22 (9.73%) Support Engineer
6 21 (9.29%) Security Engineer
7 20 (8.85%) IT Manager
8 19 (8.41%) Technical Support
9 16 (7.08%) Security Consultant
9 16 (7.08%) Solutions Consultant
10 15 (6.64%) Network Security Engineer
11 14 (6.19%) Project Manager
11 14 (6.19%) Technical Engineer
12 13 (5.75%) 2nd Line Support
12 13 (5.75%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (5.75%) Senior Network Engineer
13 11 (4.87%) Service Manager
13 11 (4.87%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.54%) LDAP
2 1 (0.44%) .NET
2 1 (0.44%) COM
2 1 (0.44%) OAuth
2 1 (0.44%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.47%) Data Centre
2 32 (14.16%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (9.29%) Management Information System
5 12 (5.31%) CMDB
6 11 (4.87%) iPad
7 10 (4.42%) Replication
8 9 (3.98%) iPhone
9 6 (2.65%) Fat Client
9 6 (2.65%) Thin Client
10 5 (2.21%) NHS
11 4 (1.77%) CCTV
11 4 (1.77%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.33%) Clustering
12 3 (1.33%) HP Storage
12 3 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (1.33%) PKI
13 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 98 (43.36%) Windows
2 72 (31.86%) Windows Server
3 42 (18.58%) Windows 10
4 37 (16.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (15.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (12.39%) Linux
7 27 (11.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (9.29%) Windows 7
9 20 (8.85%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.98%) Unix
11 4 (1.77%) CentOS
11 4 (1.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (28.76%) ITIL
2 57 (25.22%) Problem-Solving
3 52 (23.01%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 41 (18.14%) Project Delivery
4 41 (18.14%) Time Management
5 35 (15.49%) Change Management
6 29 (12.83%) Service Delivery
7 27 (11.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (10.62%) Project Management
9 22 (9.73%) IT Strategy
10 21 (9.29%) Technical Leadership
11 20 (8.85%) Customer-Centricity
11 20 (8.85%) Presales
12 19 (8.41%) Customer Requirements
13 18 (7.96%) PRINCE2
13 18 (7.96%) Product Management
14 16 (7.08%) Infrastructure Transformation
14 16 (7.08%) Strategic Roadmap
14 16 (7.08%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 15 (6.64%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.41%) SQL
2 9 (3.98%) C
3 5 (2.21%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 71 (31.42%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (26.55%) CCNP
3 38 (16.81%) CCNA
4 17 (7.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (6.64%) CCIE
5 15 (6.64%) MCSE
6 14 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 10 (4.42%) CCSA
7 10 (4.42%) CCSE
8 9 (3.98%) CCDP
8 9 (3.98%) DBS Check
9 7 (3.10%) Check Point Certification
9 7 (3.10%) Degree
10 5 (2.21%) SANS
11 4 (1.77%) CISA
11 4 (1.77%) CISM
11 4 (1.77%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (1.77%) Master's Degree
11 4 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.77%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (20.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (12.39%) ISO 9001
3 16 (7.08%) ISO 22301
4 14 (6.19%) PCI DSS
4 14 (6.19%) SLA
5 9 (3.98%) Cyber Essentials
6 8 (3.54%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 4 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (1.77%) NIST
8 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 91 (40.27%) Active Directory
2 43 (19.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (18.58%) Hyper-V
4 26 (11.50%) XenApp
5 20 (8.85%) vSphere
6 8 (3.54%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.21%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 5 (2.21%) VMware NSX
8 4 (1.77%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.77%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.77%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.88%) Firmware
9 2 (0.88%) vCloud
10 1 (0.44%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.44%) NFS
10 1 (0.44%) Postfix
10 1 (0.44%) Squid
10 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (8.41%) SCCM
2 17 (7.52%) WSUS
3 12 (5.31%) Nessus
4 10 (4.42%) Cisco CUCM
5 8 (3.54%) Backup Exec
6 7 (3.10%) vCenter Server
7 5 (2.21%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.77%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.88%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.88%) Nagios
9 2 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.44%) Ansible
10 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.44%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.44%) SCOM
10 1 (0.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.44%) Terraform
10 1 (0.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 117 (51.77%) Cisco
2 83 (36.73%) Microsoft
3 67 (29.65%) VMware
4 39 (17.26%) Veeam
5 32 (14.16%) Citrix
6 27 (11.95%) Fortinet
7 22 (9.73%) Meraki
8 20 (8.85%) HP
8 20 (8.85%) Huawei
9 18 (7.96%) Brocade
9 18 (7.96%) CheckPoint
9 18 (7.96%) Dell
10 17 (7.52%) Mitel
10 17 (7.52%) Ruckus Wireless
11 15 (6.64%) Juniper
11 15 (6.64%) Palo Alto
12 13 (5.75%) Siemens
13 9 (3.98%) SonicWALL
14 8 (3.54%) Adobe
14 8 (3.54%) Asigra