The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 30 32 41
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.72% 2.56% 0.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 13.89% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Median salary £27,500 £43,750 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +62.03%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
LAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.37% 18.46% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 35
Median salary £32,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,900 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

LAN
Salary Trend in Chester

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

LAN Salary Trend in Chester

LAN
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Chester region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Chester

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Chester region with a requirement for LAN.

1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) Intranet
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Multicast
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VLAN
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) BGP
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (20.00%) Multicast
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Development Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Support Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) BCP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sage
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam