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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 44 29 25
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.73% 3.88% 9.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.86% 19.51% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 29
Average salary £27,500 £30,750 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.56% -56.07%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
28 41 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 9.69% 19.90% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 38 80
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.49% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £82,500 £65,000
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 19 September 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 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Aruba
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (40.00%) Meru Networks
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) CCDP
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Symantec
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) NetApp
6 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (20.00%) Sophos

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) MPLS
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) EIGRP
4 4 (40.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
7 1 (10.00%) DNS
7 1 (10.00%) DHCP
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) VoIP
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Network Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (20.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCDP
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (20.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) Aruba
2 4 (40.00%) Meru Networks
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 2 (20.00%) Sophos
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp