The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 11 10 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 5.71% 7.14% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 44.44% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £24,902
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.59%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
LAN
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 22.86% 16.07% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 5
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £24,000 £24,902
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

LAN
Salary Trend in Fife

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

LAN Salary Trend in Fife

LAN
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Fife 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%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Fife 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) IT Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) IT Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) IT Support
2 4 (66.67%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) IT Support Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Senior IT Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Senior IT Support
2 4 (66.67%) Senior IT Support Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Manager
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Support Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Support Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft