The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 34 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.68% - 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.96% - 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £30,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,625
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.91%
Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 44 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 34.46% 25.29% 38.98%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 27
Average salary £26,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
County Antrim

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Fault Management
4 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
4 4 (57.14%) Compuware
4 4 (57.14%) HP
4 4 (57.14%) Dell
4 4 (57.14%) CommVault
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Operations Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) IT Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) ICT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Fault Management
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Compuware
1 4 (57.14%) HP
1 4 (57.14%) Dell
1 4 (57.14%) CommVault
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago