The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 29 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.80% 0.64% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 3.23% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +110.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
18 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 14.40% 19.87% 22.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 23
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CCSA
2 1 (50.00%) CCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) Aruba
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) CCSA
1 1 (50.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Aruba
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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