The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 37 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 18 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.24% 1.07% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.96% 7.69% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 3
Average salary £33,000 £31,500 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +15.59%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
LAN
Merseyside

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

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 78 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.47% 13.85% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 43 54 51
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

LAN
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

LAN Salary Trend in Liverpool

LAN
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Liverpool

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 23 (95.83%) WAN
2 18 (75.00%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Citrix
3 10 (41.67%) VMware
4 9 (37.50%) HP
4 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 9 (37.50%) Cisco
5 8 (33.33%) DHCP
5 8 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
6 6 (25.00%) VPN
6 6 (25.00%) CCNA
6 6 (25.00%) SAN
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
7 5 (20.83%) MS Office
7 5 (20.83%) ITIL
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 4 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (16.67%) DNS
8 4 (16.67%) NetApp
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (16.67%) Clustering
9 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
9 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
9 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 3 (12.50%) SQL
10 2 (8.33%) Oracle
10 2 (8.33%) IIS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) WAN
2 8 (33.33%) DHCP
3 6 (25.00%) SAN
3 6 (25.00%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 4 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (8.33%) Wireless
5 2 (8.33%) VSAT
5 2 (8.33%) FTP
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.17%) OSPF
6 1 (4.17%) BGP
6 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall
6 1 (4.17%) NAS
6 1 (4.17%) HSRP
6 1 (4.17%) GLBP
6 1 (4.17%) VLAN
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Informix
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Network Support
3 4 (16.67%) Installations Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Support
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Field Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (16.67%) Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.33%) UNIX
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.17%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Process Management
2 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.33%) Logistics
2 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.17%) Network Management
3 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) CCNA
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) XenServer
3 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) OVSD
2 2 (8.33%) OpenView
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Citrix
1 10 (41.67%) VMware
2 9 (37.50%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) HP
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
5 1 (4.17%) Apple
5 1 (4.17%) Sage
5 1 (4.17%) McAfee
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Newton Blue
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Yodel
Posted: 12 days ago