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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 47 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.43% 4.48% 7.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.78% 21.67% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 18
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
36 60 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 15.58% 20.69% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35 55 63
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £29,603 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Data Security
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) DameWare
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Symantec

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 2 (33.33%) Field Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Data Security
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (33.33%) DameWare
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (33.33%) Sophos
2 2 (33.33%) VMware