The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 27 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.85% 0.89% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 8.33% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £26,750 £22,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
LAN
North East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 13.89% 10.71% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 19
Average salary £31,750 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.10% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £42,500 £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

LAN
Salary Trend in Durham

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

LAN Salary Trend in Durham

LAN
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Durham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Darlington - 1 £22,500 -
LAN
North East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Lync
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec