The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 30 49 29
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 5.94% 0.99% 6.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 7.32% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 13
Average salary £32,500 £36,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.56% +36.11%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
LAN
Derbyshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
42 41 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 20.79% 13.53% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 41
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

LAN
Salary Trend in Derby

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

LAN Salary Trend in Derby

LAN
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Derby region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Derby

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) SAN
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Websense
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) SNMP
7 2 (15.38%) VPN
7 2 (15.38%) SSL
7 2 (15.38%) Information Security
7 2 (15.38%) Wireless
7 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (15.38%) Incident Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
4 2 (15.38%) SNMP
4 2 (15.38%) VPN
4 2 (15.38%) SSL
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
4 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (15.38%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Support
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Communications Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Communications Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (15.38%) iPhone
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) VCP4
2 1 (7.69%) CCNP
2 1 (7.69%) CCNA
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Websense
3 2 (15.38%) F5
3 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) HP