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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 40 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 9 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.24% 0.19% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.45% 1.16% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 4
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £31,500 £36,750
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
44 86 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.97% 16.10% 13.45%
Number of salaries quoted 32 69 51
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Liverpool

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 25 (92.59%) WAN
2 20 (74.07%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) VMware
4 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
4 11 (40.74%) Citrix
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco
5 10 (37.04%) HP
6 9 (33.33%) DHCP
7 8 (29.63%) Mobile Computing
8 7 (25.93%) VPN
8 7 (25.93%) CCNA
8 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (22.22%) SAN
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL
9 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
10 5 (18.52%) MS Office
10 5 (18.52%) NetApp
10 5 (18.52%) DNS
11 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
11 4 (14.81%) SQL
11 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
11 4 (14.81%) Clustering
11 4 (14.81%) Structured Cabling
11 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
12 3 (11.11%) OVSD
12 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
12 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 25 (92.59%) WAN
2 9 (33.33%) DHCP
3 7 (25.93%) VPN
4 6 (22.22%) SAN
5 5 (18.52%) DNS
6 4 (14.81%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (11.11%) Firewall
8 2 (7.41%) Wireless
8 2 (7.41%) VLAN
8 2 (7.41%) VSAT
8 2 (7.41%) FTP
8 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
9 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.70%) MPLS
9 1 (3.70%) OSPF
9 1 (3.70%) BGP
9 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
9 1 (3.70%) NAS
9 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.70%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Informix
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Field Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Support
3 4 (14.81%) Network Support
3 4 (14.81%) Installations Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Network Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Mobile Computing
2 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 4 (14.81%) Clustering
4 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
5 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (74.07%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) UNIX
6 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.70%) Android
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) Logistics
3 2 (7.41%) Process Management
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.70%) Server Building
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CCNA
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) XenServer
3 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Backup Exec
2 3 (11.11%) OVSD
2 3 (11.11%) OpenView
2 3 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 3 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Citrix
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
3 10 (37.04%) HP
4 5 (18.52%) NetApp
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.70%) F5
7 1 (3.70%) Juniper
7 1 (3.70%) Apple
7 1 (3.70%) Sage
7 1 (3.70%) McAfee
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