The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the County Antrim region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 23 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 4.17% 1.81% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.33% 6.58% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Average salary £18,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 76 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 17.86% 27.54% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 25
Average salary £26,500 £14,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.28% -60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £14,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Northern Ireland

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

LAN
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

LAN Salary Trend in County Antrim

LAN
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +17 6 £18,000 -48.57% 1
LAN
Northern Ireland

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) HP
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (76.47%) WAN
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 11 (64.71%) Citrix
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
6 10 (58.82%) DHCP
6 10 (58.82%) DNS
6 10 (58.82%) vSphere
6 10 (58.82%) Dell
6 10 (58.82%) VMware
6 10 (58.82%) Backup Exec
6 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
7 7 (41.18%) MS Office
7 7 (41.18%) ITIL
8 6 (35.29%) SQL
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
8 6 (35.29%) VPN
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (35.29%) Project Management
8 6 (35.29%) NetApp
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (35.29%) Local Government
8 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (35.29%) Clustering
8 6 (35.29%) NetBackup
8 6 (35.29%) Migration

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) WAN
2 10 (58.82%) DHCP
2 10 (58.82%) DNS
3 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 6 (35.29%) VPN
4 6 (35.29%) VLAN
4 6 (35.29%) iSCSI
4 6 (35.29%) Fibre Channel
5 4 (23.53%) SAN
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (35.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) DBA
1 6 (35.29%) SQL DBA
2 4 (23.53%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) IT Operations Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) ICT Technician
3 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
1 6 (35.29%) EqualLogic
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) UNIX
5 4 (23.53%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 6 (35.29%) Database Tuning
2 6 (35.29%) Capacity Management
2 6 (35.29%) Server Monitoring
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (23.53%) Fault Management
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (23.53%) MCITP
2 3 (17.65%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (58.82%) vSphere
2 4 (23.53%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (58.82%) Backup Exec
2 6 (35.29%) NetBackup
2 6 (35.29%) SCOM
3 4 (23.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) HP
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Citrix
4 10 (58.82%) Dell
4 10 (58.82%) VMware
5 6 (35.29%) NetApp
6 4 (23.53%) Cisco
6 4 (23.53%) CommVault
6 4 (23.53%) Compuware
7 3 (17.65%) Compaq
7 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
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