The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 34 30 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 1.89% 0.62% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 2.33% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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 Crewe region.

Communications & Networking Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 43 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 49.06% 26.71% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 15
Average salary £37,500 £20,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £17,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,400 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

LAN
Salary Trend in Crewe

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

LAN Salary Trend in Crewe

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
4 3 (42.86%) Network Security
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) DNS
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) EMC
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) FTP
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 1 (14.29%) UAG
6 1 (14.29%) Network Management
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) WLAN
6 1 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (14.29%) CCNP
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Network Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (14.29%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) UAG
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds