The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 23 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.37% 6.92% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 35.48% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £22,500 £21,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
LAN
Northern Ireland

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

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 8.22% 19.50% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 14
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -52.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +5 1 £22,500 +7.14% 1
LAN
Northern Ireland

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Compaq
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Server Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Compaq
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Acronis
Belfast, County Antrim
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago