The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 27 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.65% 3.57% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 23.08% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Median salary £33,000 £33,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +46.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,860 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +11.62%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 9.34% 15.48% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 5
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

LAN
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

LAN Salary Trend in Belfast

LAN
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Belfast

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for LAN.

1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) CCSA
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Tandberg
3 1 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) TACACS
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Tandberg