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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 34 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.42% 1.09% 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.51% 5.62% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 11
Average salary £33,500 £55,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.09% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £39,600 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
41 89 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.39% 19.39% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 74 50
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Liverpool

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) WAN
3 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (64.71%) Citrix
3 11 (64.71%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) SAN
5 6 (35.29%) HP
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) DHCP
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
7 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
7 4 (23.53%) NetApp
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (23.53%) Firewall
7 4 (23.53%) MS Office
7 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) Clustering
8 3 (17.65%) OVSD
8 3 (17.65%) Logistics
8 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
8 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
8 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
8 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
8 3 (17.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (17.65%) Nagios
8 3 (17.65%) OpenView

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) WAN
2 7 (41.18%) SAN
3 5 (29.41%) DHCP
3 5 (29.41%) VPN
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) DNS
5 2 (11.76%) VLAN
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) NAS
6 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.88%) HSRP
6 1 (5.88%) GLBP
6 1 (5.88%) Wireless
6 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) WLAN
6 1 (5.88%) MPLS
6 1 (5.88%) OSPF
6 1 (5.88%) BGP
6 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Informix
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) UNIX
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Logistics
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) OpenView
1 3 (17.65%) Tivoli
1 3 (17.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (17.65%) Nagios
1 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
1 3 (17.65%) OVSD
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Citrix
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) NetApp
5 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
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