The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeenshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Aberdeenshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 6 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 3.23% - 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% - 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeenshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 6.45% 12.50% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £32,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Scotland

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

LAN
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire 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 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) CCVP
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) SNMP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) BGP
4 1 (25.00%) SHDSL
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) ADSL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) SHDSL
3 1 (25.00%) ADSL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNA
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCVP
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco