Period
to 28 January 2021

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 28 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 107 106 97
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 +15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 89 148 213
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.27% 2.42% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.78% 17.75% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 94 115 199
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £23,400 £22,500 £22,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 646 834 1,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.50% 13.63% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 498 708 982
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% +1.97%
10th Percentile £25,750 £21,600 £21,025
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 28 January 2021.

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 28 January 2021. 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 +49 58 £40,500 +15.71% 9
North Yorkshire -8 16 £40,000 -3.03%
South Yorkshire -22 7 £63,750 +43.26% 2
East Yorkshire -3 6 £27,500 -42.11% 2
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2021, 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 88 (98.88%) WAN
2 51 (57.30%) Windows
3 48 (53.93%) Firewall
4 44 (49.44%) Cisco
5 38 (42.70%) Active Directory
6 34 (38.20%) Microsoft
7 33 (37.08%) VPN
8 30 (33.71%) VMware
9 29 (32.58%) MPLS
9 29 (32.58%) Azure
10 28 (31.46%) Office 365
11 27 (30.34%) DNS
12 26 (29.21%) Windows Server
13 24 (26.97%) DHCP
14 22 (24.72%) TCP/IP
14 22 (24.72%) ITIL
14 22 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (21.35%) Cisco Certification
16 18 (20.22%) Wireless
16 18 (20.22%) VLAN
17 17 (19.10%) VoIP
18 16 (17.98%) CCNA
18 16 (17.98%) AWS
19 15 (16.85%) Hyper-V
19 15 (16.85%) Wi-Fi
20 14 (15.73%) Linux
20 14 (15.73%) SQL
20 14 (15.73%) BGP
20 14 (15.73%) Palo Alto
20 14 (15.73%) Network Security

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 9 (10.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (5.62%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.25%) DNN
3 2 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.25%) IBM Domino
3 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.12%) Confluence
4 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.12%) IIS
4 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 29 (32.58%) Azure
2 28 (31.46%) Office 365
3 16 (17.98%) AWS
4 8 (8.99%) SaaS
5 4 (4.49%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (3.37%) AWS IoT
6 3 (3.37%) OneDrive
7 2 (2.25%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.25%) GitHub
8 1 (1.12%) IaaS
8 1 (1.12%) PaaS
8 1 (1.12%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.12%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 88 (98.88%) WAN
2 48 (53.93%) Firewall
3 33 (37.08%) VPN
4 29 (32.58%) MPLS
5 27 (30.34%) DNS
6 24 (26.97%) DHCP
7 22 (24.72%) TCP/IP
8 18 (20.22%) VLAN
8 18 (20.22%) Wireless
9 17 (19.10%) VoIP
10 15 (16.85%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (15.73%) BGP
11 14 (15.73%) Network Security
12 13 (14.61%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (14.61%) SAN
13 12 (13.48%) WLAN
14 8 (8.99%) ISDN
15 7 (7.87%) Cisco Firepower
16 6 (6.74%) Ethernet
16 6 (6.74%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) JIRA
General
1 9 (10.11%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.74%) Law
3 4 (4.49%) Finance
3 4 (4.49%) Marketing
4 2 (2.25%) Back Office
4 2 (2.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.12%) Legal
5 1 (1.12%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Network Engineer
2 15 (16.85%) IT Engineer
3 14 (15.73%) Architect
3 14 (15.73%) Senior Network Engineer
4 12 (13.48%) Support Engineer
5 11 (12.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 9 (10.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (8.99%) IT Support
8 7 (7.87%) Analyst
8 7 (7.87%) Technical Architect
8 7 (7.87%) Telecoms Architect
9 6 (6.74%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (6.74%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) Consultant
9 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (6.74%) Network Support
9 6 (6.74%) Network Support Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) Support Analyst
9 6 (6.74%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.37%) Web Services
2 2 (2.25%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (2.25%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (2.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (7.87%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.49%) FMCG
4 3 (3.37%) Augmented Reality
4 3 (3.37%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.37%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.12%) Clustering
6 1 (1.12%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 51 (57.30%) Windows
2 26 (29.21%) Windows Server
3 14 (15.73%) Linux
4 11 (12.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.99%) Windows 10
6 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2019
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (4.49%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) ITIL
2 12 (13.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (11.24%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (10.11%) Migration
5 7 (7.87%) Architectural Design
5 7 (7.87%) Deadline-Driven
5 7 (7.87%) Network Virtualisation
5 7 (7.87%) Requirements Gathering
6 6 (6.74%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.74%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.74%) Network Architecture
6 6 (6.74%) Network Design
7 5 (5.62%) Project Delivery
8 4 (4.49%) DevOps
8 4 (4.49%) ITIL V3
8 4 (4.49%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.49%) Security Patching
8 4 (4.49%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.37%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.73%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.25%) Python
5 1 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (21.35%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (17.98%) CCNA
3 12 (13.48%) CCNP
4 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.49%) DBS Check
6 3 (3.37%) Degree
6 3 (3.37%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (3.37%) MCSA
7 2 (2.25%) MCP
7 2 (2.25%) MCSE
8 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (42.70%) Active Directory
2 22 (24.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (16.85%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.37%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.25%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.12%) vSphere
6 1 (1.12%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (3.37%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.37%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (3.37%) SCCM
2 3 (3.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.25%) Ansible
3 2 (2.25%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.25%) Nagios
3 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.25%) Puppet
3 2 (2.25%) Terraform
4 1 (1.12%) Nessus
4 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (49.44%) Cisco
2 34 (38.20%) Microsoft
3 30 (33.71%) VMware
4 14 (15.73%) Palo Alto
5 12 (13.48%) HP
6 11 (12.36%) Veeam
7 10 (11.24%) Juniper
8 9 (10.11%) Meraki
8 9 (10.11%) Mitel
9 8 (8.99%) Citrix
9 8 (8.99%) Fortinet
9 8 (8.99%) SonicWALL
10 7 (7.87%) Avaya
10 7 (7.87%) BT
10 7 (7.87%) Google
10 7 (7.87%) ShoreTel
11 5 (5.62%) Brocade
11 5 (5.62%) Dell
11 5 (5.62%) F5
12 4 (4.49%) Riverbed