The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Manchester / Salford
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LAN 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 16.47% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 48.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -1.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 34.12% 36.84% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 1
Median daily rate £525 £425 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.52% +22.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-38.57% +32.07%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Salford region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LAN across the Salford region.

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Salford

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Salford region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Salford region.

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Salford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 33 (100.00%) WAN
2 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 31 (93.94%) VoIP
3 30 (90.91%) Unix
3 30 (90.91%) Apple
3 30 (90.91%) TCP/IP
3 30 (90.91%) VPN
3 30 (90.91%) Linux
3 30 (90.91%) Firewall
3 30 (90.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 30 (90.91%) Vulnerability Management
3 30 (90.91%) Patch Management
4 28 (84.85%) SANS
4 28 (84.85%) SSCP
4 28 (84.85%) CISSP
5 27 (81.82%) Splunk
6 26 (78.79%) Elastic Stack
6 26 (78.79%) QRadar
7 25 (75.76%) Network Monitoring
8 21 (63.64%) LogRhythm
8 21 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (60.61%) IBM
10 18 (54.55%) Information Security
11 16 (48.48%) Case Management
12 15 (45.45%) Security Operations
13 13 (39.39%) Open Source
13 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
13 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
14 12 (36.36%) Cyber Attack
14 12 (36.36%) Security Monitoring

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 3 (9.09%) Apache
1 3 (9.09%) IIS
1 3 (9.09%) Jetty
1 3 (9.09%) Mongrel
1 3 (9.09%) nginx
1 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (9.09%) Google App Engine
1 3 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) WAN
2 31 (93.94%) VoIP
3 30 (90.91%) Firewall
3 30 (90.91%) TCP/IP
3 30 (90.91%) VPN
4 6 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 6 (18.18%) Wireless
5 4 (12.12%) DHCP
5 4 (12.12%) DNS
6 3 (9.09%) FTP
6 3 (9.09%) HTTP
6 3 (9.09%) IPsec
6 3 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 3 (9.09%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Analyst
2 9 (27.27%) Technical Specialist
3 7 (21.21%) Security Analyst
4 6 (18.18%) Security Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Security Specialist
6 3 (9.09%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Security Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Customer Support Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Service Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) SOC Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (24.24%) RESTful
2 8 (24.24%) Web Services
3 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 3 (9.09%) J2EE
3 3 (9.09%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Cyber Attack
2 11 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (18.18%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Windows
2 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 30 (90.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) Patch Management
1 30 (90.91%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 30 (90.91%) Vulnerability Management
2 25 (75.76%) Network Monitoring
3 21 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
4 18 (54.55%) Information Security
5 16 (48.48%) Case Management
6 15 (45.45%) Security Operations
7 13 (39.39%) Open Source
8 12 (36.36%) Security Monitoring
9 9 (27.27%) SIEM
10 7 (21.21%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (18.18%) Analytics
11 6 (18.18%) Data Analytics
11 6 (18.18%) Process Improvement
12 5 (15.15%) DevOps
13 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
13 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
14 2 (6.06%) Computer Security
15 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Python
2 3 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (84.85%) CISSP
1 28 (84.85%) SANS
1 28 (84.85%) SSCP
2 13 (39.39%) SC Cleared
2 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.09%) Xen
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (78.79%) QRadar
2 10 (30.30%) Kibana
2 10 (30.30%) logstash
3 6 (18.18%) Nessus
3 6 (18.18%) Nexpose
3 6 (18.18%) Nmap
3 6 (18.18%) RSA enVision
4 3 (9.09%) Puppet
5 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Apple
2 27 (81.82%) Splunk
3 21 (63.64%) LogRhythm
4 20 (60.61%) IBM
5 6 (18.18%) ArcSight
5 6 (18.18%) Intel
5 6 (18.18%) Intel Security
5 6 (18.18%) NetWitness
5 6 (18.18%) Qualys
6 5 (15.15%) Snow
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.09%) Google
8 3 (9.09%) VMware
9 1 (3.03%) HP