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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 47 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 7 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.82% 1.95% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.14% 13.43% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 3
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +83.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £69,000 £41,100
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
69 67 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.92% 14.50% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 61 47 63
Average salary £47,500 £41,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.45% +20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £36,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Liverpool

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 5 (62.50%) CCNP
4 4 (50.00%) CCNA
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) DHCP
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless
5 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 3 (37.50%) OSPF
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) SLA
6 2 (25.00%) MPLS
6 2 (25.00%) Juniper
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) PBX
6 2 (25.00%) RIP
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
6 2 (25.00%) Aruba
6 2 (25.00%) Network Management
6 2 (25.00%) CCSA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) PBX
5 2 (25.00%) RIP
5 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) BGP
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Network Design
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (62.50%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) CCSA
3 2 (25.00%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) XenApp
2 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Juniper
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (25.00%) Aruba
3 2 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (12.50%) Kaspersky
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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