The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 98 96 104
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 106 102 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.79% 2.64% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.69% 18.72% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 87 78 82
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £19,500 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
LAN
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
567 545 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.94% 14.12% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 499 420 460
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,100 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

LAN
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

LAN Salary Trend in Manchester

LAN
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Manchester

LAN
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +1 7 £33,000 +32.00% 4
Bolton -4 4 £32,250 -14.00% 1
Salford +4 3 £32,500 -7.14%
Rochdale - 3 £35,000 -
Wigan -2 2 £40,000 +110.52%
Bury - 2 £22,500 -
Cheadle - 2 £42,250 - 1
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for LAN.

1 147 (83.52%) WAN
2 105 (59.66%) Cisco
3 92 (52.27%) Firewall
4 67 (38.07%) VMware
4 67 (38.07%) VPN
5 66 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 58 (32.95%) Microsoft
6 58 (32.95%) Windows
7 57 (32.39%) Cisco Certification
8 50 (28.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 48 (27.27%) CCNA
10 43 (24.43%) Wireless
11 42 (23.86%) DHCP
12 41 (23.30%) Windows Server
13 40 (22.73%) DNS
14 39 (22.16%) Cisco Nexus
15 36 (20.45%) CCNP
16 35 (19.89%) ITIL
16 35 (19.89%) SAN
17 34 (19.32%) Telecoms
18 31 (17.61%) HP
18 31 (17.61%) MS Exchange
18 31 (17.61%) Cisco ASA
19 30 (17.05%) TCP/IP
20 29 (16.48%) Windows Server 2008
21 28 (15.91%) Degree
21 28 (15.91%) High Availability
21 28 (15.91%) VLAN
22 27 (15.34%) WLAN
23 25 (14.20%) VoIP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (17.61%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.68%) IIS
4 8 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (3.41%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.84%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.14%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.57%) Apache
8 1 (0.57%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.57%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.39%) Office 365
2 12 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.55%) IaaS
4 4 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.70%) SaaS
6 2 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 147 (83.52%) WAN
2 92 (52.27%) Firewall
3 67 (38.07%) VPN
4 43 (24.43%) Wireless
5 42 (23.86%) DHCP
6 40 (22.73%) DNS
7 39 (22.16%) Cisco Nexus
8 35 (19.89%) SAN
9 31 (17.61%) Cisco ASA
10 30 (17.05%) TCP/IP
11 28 (15.91%) VLAN
12 27 (15.34%) WLAN
13 25 (14.20%) Cisco Wireless
13 25 (14.20%) VoIP
14 24 (13.64%) Internet
15 23 (13.07%) Network Security
16 21 (11.93%) IP Telephony
16 21 (11.93%) MPLS
16 21 (11.93%) Wi-Fi
17 19 (10.80%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (19.32%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.55%) Legal
3 7 (3.98%) Finance
4 6 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.27%) Retail
6 3 (1.70%) Electronics
6 3 (1.70%) Law
7 2 (1.14%) Back Office
7 2 (1.14%) Publishing
8 1 (0.57%) Automotive
8 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 55 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 46 (26.14%) Analyst
3 27 (15.34%) Cisco Engineer
4 25 (14.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 23 (13.07%) Support Engineer
6 20 (11.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (9.66%) Senior Network Engineer
8 14 (7.95%) IT Engineer
8 14 (7.95%) Network Analyst
9 11 (6.25%) Cisco Analyst
9 11 (6.25%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 11 (6.25%) Security Engineer
9 11 (6.25%) Support Analyst
10 10 (5.68%) 3rd Line Support
10 10 (5.68%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
10 10 (5.68%) Infrastructure Manager
10 10 (5.68%) Network Support
10 10 (5.68%) Technical Support
10 10 (5.68%) Wireless Engineer
10 10 (5.68%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.11%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.27%) WAP
3 1 (0.57%) .NET
3 1 (0.57%) EDI
3 1 (0.57%) Middleware
3 1 (0.57%) Web Services
3 1 (0.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.20%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.82%) HP StoreVirtual
4 9 (5.11%) Clustering
4 9 (5.11%) RSA SecurID
5 7 (3.98%) FMCG
5 7 (3.98%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (3.41%) CCTV
6 6 (3.41%) iPad
6 6 (3.41%) NHS
7 5 (2.84%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.27%) AS400
8 4 (2.27%) iSeries
9 3 (1.70%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.70%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.14%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.14%) FlexPod
10 2 (1.14%) IVR
11 1 (0.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 58 (32.95%) Windows
2 41 (23.30%) Windows Server
3 29 (16.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (9.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (8.52%) Linux
7 10 (5.68%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.84%) CentOS
8 5 (2.84%) Unix
9 4 (2.27%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (2.27%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.70%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.14%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.57%) AIX
12 1 (0.57%) Debian
12 1 (0.57%) Solaris
12 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (19.89%) ITIL
2 28 (15.91%) High Availability
3 21 (11.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (11.36%) Performance Monitoring
5 19 (10.80%) Network Management
5 19 (10.80%) Service Delivery
6 17 (9.66%) Asset Management
6 17 (9.66%) Service Management
7 15 (8.52%) PRINCE2
8 13 (7.39%) Capacity Planning
9 12 (6.82%) Migration
10 9 (5.11%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (4.55%) Project Management
11 8 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (3.98%) Risk Management
13 6 (3.41%) Email Filtering
13 6 (3.41%) Identity Access Management
13 6 (3.41%) Mobile Device Management
13 6 (3.41%) Security Management
13 6 (3.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.52%) SQL
2 9 (5.11%) VB
2 9 (5.11%) VBScript
3 7 (3.98%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.70%) Perl
4 3 (1.70%) PHP
5 2 (1.14%) Python
5 2 (1.14%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.57%) Java
6 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (32.39%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (27.27%) CCNA
3 36 (20.45%) CCNP
4 28 (15.91%) Degree
5 25 (14.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (9.09%) MCSE
7 13 (7.39%) MCSA
8 9 (5.11%) MCITP
9 6 (3.41%) CCSE
10 5 (2.84%) CCIE
10 5 (2.84%) Security Cleared
11 4 (2.27%) NCIE
11 4 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.70%) MCP
12 3 (1.70%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.70%) PMP
13 2 (1.14%) CCSP
13 2 (1.14%) CISSP
13 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.95%) SLA
2 3 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 50 (28.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (11.36%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.68%) vSphere
5 6 (3.41%) XenServer
6 4 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 3 (1.70%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.57%) Firmware
9 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (7.39%) Cisco CUCM
1 13 (7.39%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (5.11%) Cacti
2 9 (5.11%) ServiceCenter
3 6 (3.41%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (3.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 6 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.27%) SCOM
5 3 (1.70%) Puppet
5 3 (1.70%) SCCM
6 2 (1.14%) Nagios
6 2 (1.14%) OpenNMS
6 2 (1.14%) RANCID
6 2 (1.14%) WSUS
7 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.57%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.57%) Simpana
7 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 105 (59.66%) Cisco
2 67 (38.07%) VMware
3 58 (32.95%) Microsoft
4 31 (17.61%) HP
5 20 (11.36%) CheckPoint
6 15 (8.52%) 3PAR
7 13 (7.39%) IronPort
8 12 (6.82%) Juniper
8 12 (6.82%) NetApp
9 9 (5.11%) Citrix
9 9 (5.11%) Veeam
10 8 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
10 8 (4.55%) Siemens
10 8 (4.55%) Symantec
11 7 (3.98%) Nimble Storage
11 7 (3.98%) Polycom
12 6 (3.41%) F5
12 6 (3.41%) IBM
12 6 (3.41%) Sophos
13 5 (2.84%) Intel Security
Cheadle, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Pension & 28 days hols
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £24500 - £26500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 25 days ago