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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 28 34 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.83% 1.34% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 12.50% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +76.13%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
19 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 17.43% 10.74% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 24
Average salary £37,500 £26,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -13.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £17,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Network Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Network Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCSE
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
Bolton, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago