The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 24 11 20
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 31 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 6.02% 19.14% 3.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.78% 53.45% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 3
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
LAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 58 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 17.29% 35.80% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 48 12
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £16,187 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

LAN
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Lincoln -9 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Skegness - 1 £25,000 -
Grantham - 1 £35,000 -
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) LAMP
6 4 (28.57%) Juniper
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Apache
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 3 (21.43%) MPLS
7 3 (21.43%) OSPF
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) HSRP
7 3 (21.43%) Information Security
8 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
8 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 2 (14.29%) Degree
8 2 (14.29%) Network Security
8 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
8 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (14.29%) Internet
8 2 (14.29%) VPN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 4 (28.57%) Apache
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) MPLS
4 3 (21.43%) OSPF
4 3 (21.43%) BGP
4 3 (21.43%) HSRP
5 2 (14.29%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) DNS
6 1 (7.14%) DHCP
6 1 (7.14%) VoIP
6 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) LAMP
2 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security
3 2 (14.29%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Perl
1 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Nokia
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix