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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 16 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 8.45% 21.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 73.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 0
Average salary £32,500 £29,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
18 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 25.35% 28.79% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 2
Average salary £18,000 £36,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £25,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,300 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Apache
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Migration
3 6 (50.00%) LAMP
4 5 (41.67%) Information Security
4 5 (41.67%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Internet
5 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 4 (33.33%) MySQL
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) PHP
5 4 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) IT Governance
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) HND
7 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
7 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) HSRP
5 1 (8.33%) MPLS
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (50.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Support Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) LAMP
2 4 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) HPUX
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) HND
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (41.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper