The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 27 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.69% 1.25% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.45% 7.14% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Median salary £37,000 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.44% +3.07%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
LAN
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.00% 17.50% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 9
Median salary £37,500 £34,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,187 £25,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

LAN
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

LAN Salary Trend in Bolton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for LAN.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) WSUS
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Domino
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Domino
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) Intranet
4 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (25.00%) MPLS
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) WLAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Firmware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) CommVault
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Draytek
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (25.00%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam