Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 83 120
Rank change year-on-year -17 +37 -41
Permanent jobs citing LAN 253 360 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.64% 3.35% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.55% 21.99% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 212 298 322
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -12.94% +1.19%
10th Percentile £25,775 £22,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £53,675 £50,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year - -5.03% +11.88%

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 1,364 1,637 1,981
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.23% 15.23% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,157 1,363 1,621
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -6.49% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +2 221 £40,000 +6.67% 28
South Yorkshire +1 21 £28,000 -30.00% 1
North Yorkshire -31 6 £34,250 -2.14% 5
East Yorkshire -8 4 £30,250 +14.15% 2
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 219 (86.56%) WAN
2 133 (52.57%) Firewall
3 117 (46.25%) Cisco
4 96 (37.94%) ITIL
5 93 (36.76%) Windows
6 91 (35.97%) Microsoft
7 87 (34.39%) VMware
8 79 (31.23%) Cisco Certification
9 74 (29.25%) Active Directory
10 73 (28.85%) VPN
11 69 (27.27%) Windows Server
12 60 (23.72%) CCNA
13 57 (22.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 54 (21.34%) MPLS
15 53 (20.95%) Wireless
16 52 (20.55%) VoIP
17 50 (19.76%) CCNP
18 47 (18.58%) Windows Server 2012
19 46 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
20 43 (17.00%) SAN
20 43 (17.00%) TCP/IP
21 40 (15.81%) Network Security
22 38 (15.02%) Finance
23 35 (13.83%) MS Exchange
24 34 (13.44%) WLAN
24 34 (13.44%) SQL
24 34 (13.44%) Cisco ASA
24 34 (13.44%) Windows 7
25 32 (12.65%) Load Balancing
25 32 (12.65%) 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 35 (13.83%) MS Exchange
2 14 (5.53%) Exchange Server 2013
2 14 (5.53%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.95%) IBM Domino
3 10 (3.95%) IBM Notes
3 10 (3.95%) Skype for Business
4 7 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.98%) CMS
5 5 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.58%) IIS
6 4 (1.58%) JBoss
6 4 (1.58%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.58%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.40%) Apache
8 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (11.46%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.98%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.49%) Office 365
2 16 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.35%) IaaS
4 7 (2.77%) PaaS
4 7 (2.77%) SaaS
5 4 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.79%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.40%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 219 (86.56%) WAN
2 133 (52.57%) Firewall
3 73 (28.85%) VPN
4 54 (21.34%) MPLS
5 53 (20.95%) Wireless
6 52 (20.55%) VoIP
7 43 (17.00%) SAN
7 43 (17.00%) TCP/IP
8 40 (15.81%) Network Security
9 34 (13.44%) Cisco ASA
9 34 (13.44%) WLAN
10 27 (10.67%) DNS
10 27 (10.67%) OSPF
10 27 (10.67%) VLAN
11 25 (9.88%) DHCP
12 21 (8.30%) BGP
13 19 (7.51%) EIGRP
14 17 (6.72%) Cisco Nexus
15 15 (5.93%) Ethernet
16 11 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.37%) MySQL
3 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.79%) MS Access
6 1 (0.40%) Power BI
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 38 (15.02%) Finance
2 30 (11.86%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.14%) Retail
4 6 (2.37%) Marketing
5 5 (1.98%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.58%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.19%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.79%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Back Office
9 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 46 (18.18%) Analyst
1 46 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 31 (12.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (10.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 23 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 17 (6.72%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (6.32%) Architect
6 16 (6.32%) Network Specialist
7 15 (5.93%) IT Manager
8 14 (5.53%) Project Manager
9 13 (5.14%) Network Analyst
10 12 (4.74%) Network Architect
10 12 (4.74%) Systems Engineer
11 11 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
11 11 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
11 11 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
11 11 (4.35%) Security Analyst
11 11 (4.35%) Service Analyst
11 11 (4.35%) Support Engineer
11 11 (4.35%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.77%) Web Services
2 2 (0.79%) ODBC
3 1 (0.40%) LAMP
3 1 (0.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.49%) Data Centre
2 19 (7.51%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.77%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (1.58%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.58%) iPad
5 4 (1.58%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.19%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.19%) Clustering
6 3 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.19%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (0.79%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.79%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.79%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.40%) CMDB
8 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Licensing
8 1 (0.40%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 93 (36.76%) Windows
2 69 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 47 (18.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (13.44%) Windows 7
6 26 (10.28%) Linux
7 19 (7.51%) Windows 10
8 11 (4.35%) Unix
9 8 (3.16%) Windows 8
9 8 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.37%) Android
11 4 (1.58%) AIX
11 4 (1.58%) HPUX
11 4 (1.58%) Solaris
12 3 (1.19%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (1.19%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.79%) CentOS
13 2 (0.79%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (37.94%) ITIL
2 32 (12.65%) Load Balancing
3 24 (9.49%) Service Delivery
4 22 (8.70%) Network Architecture
5 21 (8.30%) Service Management
6 20 (7.91%) Project Management
7 19 (7.51%) PRINCE2
8 16 (6.32%) Information Security
8 16 (6.32%) Patch Management
9 14 (5.53%) Data Protection
10 13 (5.14%) Problem Management
11 12 (4.74%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (4.74%) High Availability
11 12 (4.74%) IT Audit
11 12 (4.74%) Network Design
11 12 (4.74%) Root Cause Analysis
12 11 (4.35%) Fault Analysis
12 11 (4.35%) Risk Management
12 11 (4.35%) Security Testing
12 11 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.44%) SQL
2 8 (3.16%) Java
3 7 (2.77%) C
4 5 (1.98%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.58%) Python
5 4 (1.58%) Ruby
5 4 (1.58%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 79 (31.23%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (23.72%) CCNA
3 50 (19.76%) CCNP
4 25 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (6.72%) MCSE
6 15 (5.93%) MCSA
7 11 (4.35%) MCP
8 9 (3.56%) CCIE
8 9 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (2.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (2.37%) CISM
10 6 (2.37%) CISSP
11 5 (1.98%) Degree
12 4 (1.58%) CEH
12 4 (1.58%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 4 (1.58%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (1.19%) CCDP
13 3 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
13 3 (1.19%) MCDST
13 3 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (5.53%) SLA
3 12 (4.74%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.58%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (1.58%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.79%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.40%) GDPR
System Software
1 74 (29.25%) Active Directory
2 57 (22.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (11.07%) Hyper-V
4 19 (7.51%) XenApp
4 19 (7.51%) XenDesktop
5 12 (4.74%) vSphere
6 7 (2.77%) OpenSIPS
7 6 (2.37%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.58%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.19%) XenServer
11 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (4.35%) SCCM
2 8 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (3.16%) WSUS
3 6 (2.37%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.37%) Cisco CUCM
4 5 (1.98%) SCOM
5 4 (1.58%) Cobbler
5 4 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.58%) Puppet
6 3 (1.19%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (1.19%) ServiceCenter
6 3 (1.19%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.79%) Ansible
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.79%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.79%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 117 (46.25%) Cisco
2 91 (35.97%) Microsoft
3 87 (34.39%) VMware
4 31 (12.25%) Avaya
4 31 (12.25%) HP
5 30 (11.86%) Citrix
6 21 (8.30%) Brocade
7 19 (7.51%) Dell
8 15 (5.93%) SolarWinds
9 14 (5.53%) NetApp
10 13 (5.14%) F5
10 13 (5.14%) Juniper
11 12 (4.74%) Oracle
12 11 (4.35%) Symantec
13 10 (3.95%) Genesys
13 10 (3.95%) Lotus
14 9 (3.56%) Veeam
14 9 (3.56%) Verint
15 8 (3.16%) ServiceNow
16 7 (2.77%) Mitel