The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 47 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 13 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.48% 1.09% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.70% 9.26% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 10
Median salary £45,000 £30,500 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% +14.01%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LAN
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
66 54 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.57% 11.82% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 51 41 45
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,650 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

LAN
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Lancashire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Lancashire

LAN
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley - 7 £42,500 - 4
Blackburn +3 4 £45,000 +63.63%
Preston -9 1 £23,500 -22.95%
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 28 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (57.14%) VMware
3 14 (50.00%) Cisco
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (50.00%) Windows
4 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
6 8 (28.57%) SQL
6 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (25.00%) Firewall
8 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (21.43%) Thin Client
8 6 (21.43%) MCSE
8 6 (21.43%) Fat Client
9 5 (17.86%) VLAN
9 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
9 5 (17.86%) XenApp
9 5 (17.86%) Wireless
10 4 (14.29%) BT
10 4 (14.29%) Wyse
10 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (14.29%) Linux
10 4 (14.29%) Juniper
10 4 (14.29%) NetApp

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Confluence
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (17.86%) VLAN
3 5 (17.86%) Wireless
4 4 (14.29%) Broadband
4 4 (14.29%) DECT
4 4 (14.29%) Unified Communications
4 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (10.71%) BGP
5 3 (10.71%) MPLS
5 3 (10.71%) OSPF
5 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.14%) DHCP
6 2 (7.14%) DNS
6 2 (7.14%) VoIP
6 2 (7.14%) WLAN
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.57%) HTTP
7 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Analyst
1 4 (14.29%) Designer
1 4 (14.29%) ICT Engineer
1 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
1 4 (14.29%) IT Support
1 4 (14.29%) Lead Network Engineer
1 4 (14.29%) Network Engineer
1 4 (14.29%) Server Support
1 4 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
1 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Network Support
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Fat Client
1 6 (21.43%) Thin Client
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.29%) CentOS
5 4 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (10.71%) Solaris
6 3 (10.71%) Unix
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.14%) AIX
8 1 (3.57%) Android
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) CRM
1 4 (14.29%) ERP
1 4 (14.29%) Information Security
1 4 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.14%) Analytics
3 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
3 2 (7.14%) Logistics
3 2 (7.14%) Network Design
3 2 (7.14%) Network Management
4 1 (3.57%) Data Security
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL
4 1 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (21.43%) MCSE
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.29%) CCNP
3 2 (7.14%) CCNA
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (14.29%) FortiGate
1 4 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) VMware
2 14 (50.00%) Cisco
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) BT
3 4 (14.29%) Canon
3 4 (14.29%) HP
3 4 (14.29%) Juniper
3 4 (14.29%) NetApp
3 4 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 4 (14.29%) Wyse
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Mitel
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) arcserve
5 2 (7.14%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) Intel
5 2 (7.14%) ProCurve
5 2 (7.14%) Sophos
6 1 (3.57%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.57%) Panasonic
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