The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 42 67 38
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -29
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 7 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.62% 1.21% 4.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.86% 10.61% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 18
Average salary £31,500 £50,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +85.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £26,600 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £51,500 £27,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
LAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
84 66 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 20.29% 11.44% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 63 50 63
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,100 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Derbyshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

LAN
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 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
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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
Derby +23 12 £32,500 -11.56%
Chesterfield +19 1 £31,500 -37.00% 1
Matlock - 1 £50,000 -
Swadlincote - 1 £18,500 -
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 18 (94.74%) WAN
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Firewall
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
6 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
7 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Linux
7 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (21.05%) ERP
7 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (21.05%) SAN
7 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
7 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
8 3 (15.79%) Logistics
8 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (15.79%) PMP
8 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
8 3 (15.79%) Wireless
8 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
8 3 (15.79%) Business Objects

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) WAN
2 9 (47.37%) Firewall
3 4 (21.05%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) PBX
4 3 (15.79%) Wireless
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) SSL
5 2 (10.53%) SNMP
5 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
5 2 (10.53%) BIG-IP
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (10.53%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (10.53%) MPLS
6 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) QlikView
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Support
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Business Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Communications Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Communications Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) FMCG
2 2 (10.53%) iPhone
2 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) PDA
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Android
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (21.05%) ERP
2 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.79%) Logistics
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (15.79%) PMP
1 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) VCP4
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) Business Objects
4 3 (15.79%) Cognos
4 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (10.53%) Websense
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
5 2 (10.53%) F5