The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 13 15 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 7.69% 14.81% 15.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 66.67% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 14
Average salary £24,750 £30,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
LAN
Lincolnshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 15.38% 22.22% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 26
Average salary £17,000 £30,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

LAN
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

LAN Salary Trend in Lincoln

LAN
Salary Histogram in Lincoln

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Lincoln region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Lincoln

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) HNC
3 4 (33.33%) HND
3 4 (33.33%) Electronics
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Apache
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Juniper
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) OSPF
5 2 (16.67%) BGP
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) LAMP
5 2 (16.67%) HSRP
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 2 (16.67%) MPLS
3 2 (16.67%) OSPF
3 2 (16.67%) BGP
3 2 (16.67%) HSRP
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
General
1 4 (33.33%) Electronics
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Support Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) HNC
1 4 (33.33%) HND
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Juniper
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft