The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 31 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.60% 1.60% 4.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.68% 7.69% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £47,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
LAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 26 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.58% 20.80% 15.57%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 26
Average salary £52,500 £53,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% -6.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £34,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,850 £63,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

LAN
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

LAN Salary Trend in Knutsford

LAN
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) ProCurve
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) iPhone

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) Senior IT Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Juniper
1 3 (100.00%) Apple
1 3 (100.00%) ProCurve
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco