Period
to 24 January 2020

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 24 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 103 109
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 -25
Permanent jobs citing LAN 144 214 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.36% 2.89% 2.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.25% 17.95% 18.45%
Number of salaries quoted 110 194 203
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.45%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,150 £25,800
90th Percentile £57,625 £57,500 £53,000
England median annual salary £43,500 £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 835 1,192 1,328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.70% 16.09% 13.65%
Number of salaries quoted 702 982 1,126
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% +2.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £21,300 £21,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 24 January 2020.

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 24 January 2020. 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 -62 63 £36,250 -3.33% 20
North Yorkshire +35 40 £40,000 +5.96% 11
South Yorkshire +31 29 £44,500 +18.67% 4
East Yorkshire - 9 £47,500 - 1
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, 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.

1 136 (94.44%) WAN
2 76 (52.78%) Firewall
3 71 (49.31%) Windows
4 64 (44.44%) Cisco
5 54 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 53 (36.81%) VPN
6 53 (36.81%) Active Directory
7 52 (36.11%) Microsoft
8 48 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 43 (29.86%) Cisco Certification
9 43 (29.86%) VMware
10 42 (29.17%) ITIL
11 38 (26.39%) Wireless
12 35 (24.31%) Problem-Solving
13 31 (21.53%) Office 365
13 31 (21.53%) DNS
13 31 (21.53%) DHCP
14 30 (20.83%) CCNP
15 29 (20.14%) CCNA
15 29 (20.14%) Linux
15 29 (20.14%) Change Management
15 29 (20.14%) MPLS
16 28 (19.44%) VoIP
16 28 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
17 26 (18.06%) Hyper-V
18 25 (17.36%) Network Security
19 24 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
20 23 (15.97%) SAN
20 23 (15.97%) Azure

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 19 (13.19%) Skype for Business
2 13 (9.03%) MS Exchange
3 11 (7.64%) IIS
4 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (3.47%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.08%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.39%) IBM Domino
6 2 (1.39%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.69%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (3.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.53%) Office 365
2 23 (15.97%) Azure
3 9 (6.25%) IaaS
3 9 (6.25%) SaaS
4 8 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (4.17%) AWS
6 3 (2.08%) GitHub
7 2 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (94.44%) WAN
2 76 (52.78%) Firewall
3 54 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 53 (36.81%) VPN
5 38 (26.39%) Wireless
6 31 (21.53%) DHCP
6 31 (21.53%) DNS
7 29 (20.14%) MPLS
8 28 (19.44%) VoIP
9 25 (17.36%) Network Security
10 24 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
11 23 (15.97%) SAN
12 19 (13.19%) Internet
13 18 (12.50%) Skype
14 16 (11.11%) BGP
15 14 (9.72%) VLAN
16 12 (8.33%) IP Telephony
17 11 (7.64%) OSPF
17 11 (7.64%) Remote Desktop
18 9 (6.25%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Metasploit
General
1 22 (15.28%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.08%) Law
3 3 (2.08%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.08%) Retail
4 2 (1.39%) Finance
4 2 (1.39%) Social Housing
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Police
Job Titles
1 23 (15.97%) Analyst
2 22 (15.28%) Network Engineer
3 18 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (11.81%) IT Support
5 14 (9.72%) IT Manager
6 12 (8.33%) IT Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) Support Analyst
8 8 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (4.86%) Security Engineer
9 7 (4.86%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
10 6 (4.17%) Network Analyst
10 6 (4.17%) Operations Manager
10 6 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (4.17%) Technical Support
11 5 (3.47%) Service Analyst
11 5 (3.47%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.08%) Jinja
2 1 (0.69%) .NET
2 1 (0.69%) COM
2 1 (0.69%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.58%) Self-Motivation
2 20 (13.89%) Data Centre
3 16 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (4.86%) Driving Licence
5 7 (4.86%) e-Learning
5 7 (4.86%) IVR
5 7 (4.86%) Management Information System
6 6 (4.17%) Replication
7 5 (3.47%) CMDB
8 4 (2.78%) AS400
9 3 (2.08%) CCTV
9 3 (2.08%) iPad
9 3 (2.08%) iPhone
9 3 (2.08%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.39%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.39%) PKI
10 2 (1.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 71 (49.31%) Windows
2 48 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 29 (20.14%) Linux
4 18 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 18 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (9.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (8.33%) Unix
7 10 (6.94%) Windows 8
8 9 (6.25%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.39%) Android
10 2 (1.39%) CentOS
11 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.17%) ITIL
2 35 (24.31%) Problem-Solving
3 29 (20.14%) Change Management
4 28 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 23 (15.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 20 (13.89%) Project Delivery
7 16 (11.11%) Information Security
7 16 (11.11%) Project Management
7 16 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 13 (9.03%) Mentoring
8 13 (9.03%) SIEM
8 13 (9.03%) Technical Leadership
9 12 (8.33%) Security Operations
10 11 (7.64%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (7.64%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (6.94%) Coaching
11 10 (6.94%) Security Monitoring
12 9 (6.25%) PRINCE2
12 9 (6.25%) Time Management
12 9 (6.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.94%) SQL
2 3 (2.08%) PHP
3 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 43 (29.86%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (20.83%) CCNP
3 29 (20.14%) CCNA
4 14 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.25%) CISM
6 8 (5.56%) MCSE
7 7 (4.86%) Avaya Certification
7 7 (4.86%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (4.86%) SANS
8 6 (4.17%) CCIE
8 6 (4.17%) CISA
8 6 (4.17%) Degree
8 6 (4.17%) SSCP
9 5 (3.47%) Master's Degree
9 5 (3.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (2.78%) CCDP
10 4 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (2.08%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (6.94%) PCI DSS
3 7 (4.86%) SLA
4 6 (4.17%) NIST
5 3 (2.08%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (2.08%) GDPR
5 3 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (2.08%) PMO
6 2 (1.39%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (1.39%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.69%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.69%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 53 (36.81%) Active Directory
2 26 (18.06%) Hyper-V
3 24 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (8.33%) vSphere
4 12 (8.33%) XenApp
5 8 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.78%) Terminal Services
6 4 (2.78%) vCloud
7 3 (2.08%) Docker
8 2 (1.39%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (1.39%) Firmware
8 2 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.69%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.69%) NFS
9 1 (0.69%) Postfix
9 1 (0.69%) Squid
9 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.69%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (10.42%) SCCM
2 10 (6.94%) WSUS
3 6 (4.17%) FortiGate
3 6 (4.17%) Nessus
3 6 (4.17%) vCenter Server
4 5 (3.47%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.08%) Ansible
5 3 (2.08%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.39%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.69%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 64 (44.44%) Cisco
2 52 (36.11%) Microsoft
3 43 (29.86%) VMware
4 21 (14.58%) Citrix
5 18 (12.50%) Veeam
6 12 (8.33%) Dell
7 9 (6.25%) Avaya
7 9 (6.25%) HP
7 9 (6.25%) Meraki
8 8 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 8 (5.56%) Juniper
8 8 (5.56%) Mitel
8 8 (5.56%) Palo Alto
9 7 (4.86%) BT
9 7 (4.86%) Genesys
9 7 (4.86%) Huawei
9 7 (4.86%) Verint
10 6 (4.17%) Siemens
11 5 (3.47%) Fortinet
11 5 (3.47%) SonicWALL