The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 26 33 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.18% 2.51% 3.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 14.29% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 9
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
LAN
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 49 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.94% 17.56% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 43
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

LAN
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Aberdeen region.

LAN Salary Trend in Aberdeen

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) MCSE
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V2
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
Aberdeen
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago