Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 107 97
Rank change year-on-year -24 -10 -18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 196 280 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.23% 2.75% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.42% 16.38% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 164 247 308
Yorkshire median annual salary £34,750 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.90% +4.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £21,325 £25,000 £23,850
90th Percentile £57,250 £54,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - -2.86%

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 1,271 1,709 1,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.46% 16.80% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,069 1,427 1,516
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -21 139 £33,000 -16.98% 24
South Yorkshire +11 30 £30,000 -7.69% 2
North Yorkshire -6 26 £38,750 -3.13% 5
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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.

1 166 (84.69%) WAN
2 91 (46.43%) Windows
3 75 (38.27%) Microsoft
4 71 (36.22%) Firewall
5 68 (34.69%) Active Directory
6 62 (31.63%) Cisco
7 50 (25.51%) ITIL
8 49 (25.00%) Office 365
9 47 (23.98%) Windows Server
9 47 (23.98%) VMware
10 46 (23.47%) VPN
11 36 (18.37%) TCP/IP
12 34 (17.35%) Wi-Fi
13 33 (16.84%) DNS
14 31 (15.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 30 (15.31%) Microsoft Office
15 30 (15.31%) Windows 7
15 30 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
16 29 (14.80%) Microsoft Azure
16 29 (14.80%) Windows Server 2012
16 29 (14.80%) DHCP
17 28 (14.29%) SAN
17 28 (14.29%) Data Centre
17 28 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
18 25 (12.76%) Windows 10
19 24 (12.24%) VoIP
19 24 (12.24%) SQL
20 23 (11.73%) Citrix
20 23 (11.73%) Cisco Certification
20 23 (11.73%) 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 17 (8.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (5.61%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.57%) Skype for Business
4 6 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.06%) JBoss
5 4 (2.04%) CloudStack
5 4 (2.04%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.04%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.04%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.53%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.02%) Apache
7 2 (1.02%) CMS
7 2 (1.02%) Confluence
7 2 (1.02%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.02%) IIS
7 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.51%) nginx
8 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (15.31%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.02%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.51%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.51%) Lawson
1 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.51%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.51%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 49 (25.00%) Office 365
2 29 (14.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.53%) IaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.51%) PaaS
6 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 166 (84.69%) WAN
2 71 (36.22%) Firewall
3 46 (23.47%) VPN
4 36 (18.37%) TCP/IP
5 34 (17.35%) Wi-Fi
6 33 (16.84%) DNS
7 29 (14.80%) DHCP
8 28 (14.29%) SAN
9 24 (12.24%) VoIP
10 23 (11.73%) Network Security
11 22 (11.22%) Wireless
12 20 (10.20%) MPLS
13 16 (8.16%) BGP
13 16 (8.16%) Cisco ASA
14 15 (7.65%) VLAN
15 13 (6.63%) WLAN
16 12 (6.12%) OSPF
17 10 (5.10%) EIGRP
17 10 (5.10%) Internet
18 9 (4.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.55%) MySQL
3 1 (0.51%) Firebird
3 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.51%) Redis
3 1 (0.51%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.02%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.02%) JIRA
2 2 (1.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (8.67%) Finance
2 14 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.08%) Marketing
4 7 (3.57%) Billing
5 4 (2.04%) Retail
6 3 (1.53%) Back Office
6 3 (1.53%) Banking
6 3 (1.53%) Legal
6 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (17.86%) Network Engineer
2 28 (14.29%) Analyst
3 25 (12.76%) Support Engineer
4 17 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (8.16%) IT Manager
6 15 (7.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (6.12%) Network Manager
8 11 (5.61%) Security Engineer
9 10 (5.10%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (5.10%) Coordinator
9 10 (5.10%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (5.10%) IT Engineer
9 10 (5.10%) Support Analyst
10 9 (4.59%) 2nd Line Support
10 9 (4.59%) Network Security Engineer
11 8 (4.08%) Cisco Engineer
11 8 (4.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 8 (4.08%) IT Support
12 7 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (3.57%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.02%) J2EE
1 2 (1.02%) Middleware
2 1 (0.51%) LDAP
2 1 (0.51%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (4.59%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 6 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.06%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.55%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (2.55%) iPhone
6 4 (2.04%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.02%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.02%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.51%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.51%) CCTV
8 1 (0.51%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 91 (46.43%) Windows
2 47 (23.98%) Windows Server
3 30 (15.31%) Windows 7
3 30 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (14.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (12.76%) Windows 10
6 17 (8.67%) Linux
7 15 (7.65%) Windows 8
8 9 (4.59%) Unix
9 6 (3.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.04%) AIX
10 4 (2.04%) Android
10 4 (2.04%) Debian
10 4 (2.04%) HPUX
10 4 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.04%) Solaris
11 3 (1.53%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.02%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.51%) CentOS
13 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.51%) ITIL
2 31 (15.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 19 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (9.69%) Service Management
4 17 (8.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 15 (7.65%) Incident Management
6 14 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 13 (6.63%) Information Security
7 13 (6.63%) Patch Management
7 13 (6.63%) Service Delivery
8 12 (6.12%) ITSM
9 11 (5.61%) High Availability
9 11 (5.61%) ITIL V3
10 10 (5.10%) Network Monitoring
11 9 (4.59%) Change Management
11 9 (4.59%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (4.59%) Network Design
11 9 (4.59%) Penetration Testing
11 9 (4.59%) Project Management
11 9 (4.59%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.24%) SQL
2 7 (3.57%) Python
3 6 (3.06%) Bash Shell
3 6 (3.06%) Ruby
4 4 (2.04%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.53%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.02%) Java
7 1 (0.51%) Lisp
7 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (11.73%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (5.61%) CCNA
2 11 (5.61%) CCNP
3 8 (4.08%) Degree
4 7 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (2.55%) MCSE
5 5 (2.55%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.04%) DBS Check
6 4 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.53%) JNCIA
7 3 (1.53%) JNCIP
7 3 (1.53%) JNCIS
7 3 (1.53%) MCSA
8 2 (1.02%) MCITP
8 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.02%) VCP6
9 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.16%) SLA
2 9 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.08%) GDPR
3 8 (4.08%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.55%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.02%) ISO 14001
5 2 (1.02%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.02%) PMO
System Software
1 68 (34.69%) Active Directory
2 28 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.12%) vSphere
4 9 (4.59%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.57%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.55%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.55%) XenApp
8 4 (2.04%) VMware Server
8 4 (2.04%) Xen
8 4 (2.04%) XenServer
9 3 (1.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.02%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.51%) Firmware
11 1 (0.51%) Gluster
11 1 (0.51%) LXC
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.51%) NFS
11 1 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (9.18%) SCCM
2 7 (3.57%) Ansible
2 7 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.57%) Puppet
3 5 (2.55%) Nagios
3 5 (2.55%) WhatsUp Gold
4 4 (2.04%) Cobbler
4 4 (2.04%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.53%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.53%) Packer
5 3 (1.53%) Salt
5 3 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (1.53%) WMI
6 2 (1.02%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.02%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.51%) Graylog
7 1 (0.51%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.51%) Icinga
Vendors
1 75 (38.27%) Microsoft
2 62 (31.63%) Cisco
3 47 (23.98%) VMware
4 23 (11.73%) Citrix
5 13 (6.63%) HP
6 11 (5.61%) Fortinet
6 11 (5.61%) SolarWinds
7 10 (5.10%) CheckPoint
8 9 (4.59%) Juniper
9 7 (3.57%) F5
10 5 (2.55%) Aruba
10 5 (2.55%) Avaya
10 5 (2.55%) Capita
11 4 (2.04%) Adobe
11 4 (2.04%) Google
11 4 (2.04%) Oracle
11 4 (2.04%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.04%) ServiceNow
11 4 (2.04%) Symantec
12 3 (1.53%) 3PAR