Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 78 105 127
Rank change year-on-year +27 +22 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 98 259 199
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.97% 3.43% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.07% 15.01% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 82 212 177
Median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £26,425 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,375 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%

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 444 1,725 1,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.43% 22.83% 14.36%
Number of salaries quoted 347 1,191 1,118
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,150
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.10% +12.40%
10th Percentile £26,550 £21,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,972 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.76% -3.22% +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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +6 61 £45,000 +5.88% 8
North Yorkshire +39 16 £40,000 +6.67% 2
South Yorkshire +23 16 £34,500 +15.00% 1
East Yorkshire +2 4 £40,000 -15.79% 1
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 94 (95.92%) WAN
2 63 (64.29%) Firewall
3 41 (41.84%) Microsoft
4 38 (38.78%) ITIL
5 37 (37.76%) Windows
5 37 (37.76%) VMware
6 36 (36.73%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (35.71%) Cisco
7 35 (35.71%) Office 365
8 33 (33.67%) VPN
9 31 (31.63%) Active Directory
10 29 (29.59%) Azure
11 27 (27.55%) CCNA
12 26 (26.53%) VoIP
13 25 (25.51%) CCNP
14 22 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 21 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (21.43%) SAN
15 21 (21.43%) TCP/IP
15 21 (21.43%) Wireless
16 20 (20.41%) Windows Server
17 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (16.33%) Citrix
18 16 (16.33%) MPLS
18 16 (16.33%) DNS
18 16 (16.33%) DHCP
18 16 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
18 16 (16.33%) Data Centre
19 15 (15.31%) VLAN

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 7 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.08%) IIS
3 3 (3.06%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (4.08%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (35.71%) Office 365
2 29 (29.59%) Azure
3 10 (10.20%) SaaS
4 7 (7.14%) AWS
4 7 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (5.10%) PaaS
6 4 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.02%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 94 (95.92%) WAN
2 63 (64.29%) Firewall
3 33 (33.67%) VPN
4 26 (26.53%) VoIP
5 21 (21.43%) SAN
5 21 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 21 (21.43%) Wireless
6 16 (16.33%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (16.33%) DHCP
6 16 (16.33%) DNS
6 16 (16.33%) MPLS
7 15 (15.31%) VLAN
8 14 (14.29%) Network Security
9 11 (11.22%) IP Telephony
10 10 (10.20%) BGP
11 9 (9.18%) Cisco ISE
11 9 (9.18%) Ethernet
11 9 (9.18%) Wi-Fi
12 8 (8.16%) Cisco Firepower
12 8 (8.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (3.06%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (11.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.08%) Retail
3 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (15.31%) Network Engineer
3 14 (14.29%) Analyst
4 10 (10.20%) Azure Engineer
5 9 (9.18%) Operations Manager
5 9 (9.18%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Architect
6 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
6 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
6 7 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Server Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.12%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (6.12%) IT Manager
7 6 (6.12%) IT Operations Manager
7 6 (6.12%) IT Technician
7 6 (6.12%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.06%) .NET
1 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.06%) HTML
1 3 (3.06%) XML
1 3 (3.06%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.10%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.06%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.02%) CCTV
6 1 (1.02%) Clustering
6 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.76%) Windows
2 20 (20.41%) Windows Server
3 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (11.22%) Windows Server 2019
5 9 (9.18%) Linux
6 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (38.78%) ITIL
2 22 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 21 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (15.31%) DevOps
5 12 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (12.24%) Information Security
6 11 (11.22%) Decision-Making
6 11 (11.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (10.20%) IT Strategy
7 10 (10.20%) Network Virtualisation
7 10 (10.20%) Service Management
8 9 (9.18%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (9.18%) ITSM
8 9 (9.18%) Service Delivery
9 8 (8.16%) Change Management
9 8 (8.16%) Coaching
9 8 (8.16%) Mentoring
9 8 (8.16%) Network Design
10 7 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (6.12%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.10%) SQL
2 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.06%) C#
4 1 (1.02%) C
Qualifications
1 36 (36.73%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (27.55%) CCNA
3 25 (25.51%) CCNP
4 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (10.20%) Degree
5 10 (10.20%) MCSA
6 9 (9.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (9.18%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (9.18%) MCSE
7 8 (8.16%) CCIE
8 6 (6.12%) CCDP
9 5 (5.10%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 5 (5.10%) Server+ Certification
10 4 (4.08%) MCSD
11 2 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (1.02%) DBS Check
12 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.14%) SLA
3 6 (6.12%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.06%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (3.06%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (3.06%) GDPR
5 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 31 (31.63%) Active Directory
2 22 (22.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.16%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.10%) Xen
5 4 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.02%) DFS Replication
6 1 (1.02%) vSphere
6 1 (1.02%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (10.20%) SCCM
2 4 (4.08%) Ansible
2 4 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.08%) Puppet
2 4 (4.08%) Terraform
3 3 (3.06%) Cisco CME
3 3 (3.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.04%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (1.02%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.02%) Nessus
5 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (41.84%) Microsoft
2 37 (37.76%) VMware
3 35 (35.71%) Cisco
4 16 (16.33%) Citrix
5 9 (9.18%) CheckPoint
5 9 (9.18%) Fortinet
5 9 (9.18%) Meraki
6 7 (7.14%) Palo Alto
7 6 (6.12%) Riverbed
8 5 (5.10%) Aruba
8 5 (5.10%) Sage
8 5 (5.10%) SolarWinds
8 5 (5.10%) Sophos
8 5 (5.10%) WatchGuard
9 4 (4.08%) Apple
9 4 (4.08%) Juniper
9 4 (4.08%) NETGEAR
9 4 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (4.08%) Veeam
10 3 (3.06%) Asigra