The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 26 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.52% 1.95% 1.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.51% 17.24% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 3
Average salary £47,000 £27,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+74.07% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,000 £26,700
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
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
41 29 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 23.16% 11.28% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 31
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Chester

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 11 (68.75%) CCNA
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (56.25%) ITIL
5 8 (50.00%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) VoIP
6 7 (43.75%) SLA
7 6 (37.50%) PBX
8 5 (31.25%) DPNSS
8 5 (31.25%) QSIG
8 5 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (31.25%) DNS
8 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
8 5 (31.25%) DHCP
8 5 (31.25%) Operations Management
8 5 (31.25%) Lync
9 4 (25.00%) VMware
9 4 (25.00%) Windows
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 2 (12.50%) Avaya
10 2 (12.50%) Juniper
10 2 (12.50%) FTP
10 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
10 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (12.50%) Wireless
10 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
10 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (31.25%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 7 (43.75%) VoIP
4 6 (37.50%) PBX
5 5 (31.25%) DPNSS
5 5 (31.25%) QSIG
5 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) FTP
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (12.50%) Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) Multicast
7 1 (6.25%) VLAN
7 1 (6.25%) SSL
7 1 (6.25%) Intranet
7 1 (6.25%) MPLS
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Junior
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Operations Management
3 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) CCNA
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) SLA
2 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
3 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya
3 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (6.25%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.25%) BT
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
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