The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Internet
Rank 45 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Internet 19 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.76% 2.02% 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.93% 22.22% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 9
Average salary £40,000 £21,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £15,000 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,000 £46,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Internet
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 45 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 11.09% 9.07% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 59
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £16,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Internet
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Internet Salary Trend in Lancashire

Internet
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Internet Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Internet
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
Lancaster - 4 £29,358 -
Preston -9 3 £26,250 -30.00%
Nelson - 2 £60,000 - 1
Burnley - 2 £40,000 -
Blackburn +2 1 £22,500 -26.82%
Internet
North West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 12 (44.44%) MS Office
4 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
4 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
4 11 (40.74%) SLA
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (37.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (37.04%) Windows Vista
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
6 9 (33.33%) DECT
6 9 (33.33%) MCSE
6 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 9 (33.33%) .NET
6 9 (33.33%) DNS
6 9 (33.33%) VoIP
6 9 (33.33%) DHCP
6 9 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 9 (33.33%) Resource Management
6 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 9 (33.33%) MVC
6 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 9 (33.33%) Software Deployment
6 9 (33.33%) Office 365
6 9 (33.33%) NAS

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 9 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (18.52%) Drupal
3 5 (18.52%) IIS
3 5 (18.52%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Office
2 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.70%) InDesign
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) DECT
1 9 (33.33%) VoIP
1 9 (33.33%) DHCP
1 9 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 9 (33.33%) DNS
1 9 (33.33%) iSCSI
1 9 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (7.41%) PBX
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) Intranet
3 1 (3.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Games
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Advertising
5 1 (3.70%) German Language
5 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (18.52%) Web Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Support Manager
2 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support Manager
3 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Operations Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support
5 1 (3.70%) Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) Django
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (14.81%) WCF
4 2 (7.41%) HTML
4 2 (7.41%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) WSDL
5 1 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Life Science
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (40.74%) Windows XP
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Vista
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (25.93%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
5 1 (3.70%) AIX
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 9 (33.33%) MVC
2 9 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 9 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 9 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 9 (33.33%) Service Desk Management
2 9 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (18.52%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) Content Management
3 5 (18.52%) Security Testing
4 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.81%) CQRS
4 4 (14.81%) Web Application Development
4 4 (14.81%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (14.81%) BDD
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) Java
1 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) PHP
2 5 (18.52%) Python
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) COBOL
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) XenApp
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Citrix
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Avaya
3 2 (7.41%) Nortel
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Adobe
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) Draytek
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