The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 32 29 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.62% 4.14% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 26.09% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 18
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,900 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
LAN
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 46 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 11.34% 15.86% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 98
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +6.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

LAN
Salary Trend in Luton

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

LAN Salary Trend in Luton

LAN
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Luton region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Luton

LAN
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Mitel
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) CCSE
4 1 (16.67%) CCSA
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) CCDP
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CCSE
3 1 (16.67%) CCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft