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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 110 117 128
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 70 67 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.00% 2.03% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.99% 13.65% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 63 54 56
Median salary £39,000 £30,875 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% +12.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,800 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
539 491 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.40% 14.84% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 474 415 490
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 June 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 June 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
Bury - 3 £52,500 - 1
Sale - 3 £32,500 -
Salford +9 2 £40,000 +95.12% 1
Stockport +5 2 £39,000 +52.94% 2
Rochdale +3 2 £32,000 +1.58%
Wigan - 2 £41,250 -
Bolton +2 1 £45,000 +9.09%
Oldham -5 1 £20,000 -11.11%
Cheadle - 1 £35,000 -
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 120 (77.42%) WAN
2 83 (53.55%) Cisco
3 74 (47.74%) Windows
4 67 (43.23%) Microsoft
5 64 (41.29%) Firewall
6 62 (40.00%) VPN
7 60 (38.71%) Active Directory
8 56 (36.13%) VMware
9 52 (33.55%) Cisco Certification
10 45 (29.03%) Windows Server
11 44 (28.39%) CCNA
12 43 (27.74%) VMware Infrastructure
13 41 (26.45%) TCP/IP
14 40 (25.81%) MS Exchange
15 39 (25.16%) ITIL
16 33 (21.29%) Windows Server 2008
17 30 (19.35%) HP
18 29 (18.71%) CCNP
18 29 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
19 27 (17.42%) Microsoft Certification
19 27 (17.42%) SQL Server
20 26 (16.77%) DHCP
20 26 (16.77%) SAN
20 26 (16.77%) Degree
20 26 (16.77%) Data Centre
21 25 (16.13%) Windows 7
22 24 (15.48%) DNS
22 24 (15.48%) MS Excel
22 24 (15.48%) MS Office
23 23 (14.84%) MPLS

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 40 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 23 (14.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (8.39%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (5.81%) Skype for Business
6 5 (3.23%) IIS
7 4 (2.58%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.29%) Apache
8 2 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.65%) CMS
9 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (15.48%) MS Excel
1 24 (15.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.58%) Infor M3
1 4 (2.58%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.65%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.26%) Office 365
2 11 (7.10%) IaaS
3 10 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (77.42%) WAN
2 64 (41.29%) Firewall
3 62 (40.00%) VPN
4 41 (26.45%) TCP/IP
5 26 (16.77%) DHCP
5 26 (16.77%) SAN
6 24 (15.48%) DNS
7 23 (14.84%) MPLS
7 23 (14.84%) Wireless
8 22 (14.19%) Wi-Fi
9 21 (13.55%) Ethernet
10 20 (12.90%) BGP
10 20 (12.90%) VLAN
10 20 (12.90%) VoIP
11 19 (12.26%) Network Security
11 19 (12.26%) OSPF
12 16 (10.32%) Internet
13 12 (7.74%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (7.10%) IP Telephony
14 11 (7.10%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.65%) MySQL
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.65%) Ant
General
1 21 (13.55%) Telecoms
2 11 (7.10%) Finance
3 7 (4.52%) Back Office
3 7 (4.52%) Legal
4 5 (3.23%) Retail
5 4 (2.58%) Games
6 3 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.29%) Law
7 2 (1.29%) Publishing
8 1 (0.65%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (21.29%) Network Engineer
2 30 (19.35%) Analyst
3 27 (17.42%) Support Engineer
4 17 (10.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (10.32%) Technical Support
6 13 (8.39%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (8.39%) IT Support
7 12 (7.74%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (7.74%) IT Engineer
7 12 (7.74%) Support Technician
8 10 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (6.45%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 10 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (6.45%) IT Support Technician
8 10 (6.45%) IT Technician
8 10 (6.45%) Network Support
9 9 (5.81%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (5.81%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.81%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.58%) Middleware
1 4 (2.58%) WAP
2 3 (1.94%) CSS
2 3 (1.94%) CSS3
2 3 (1.94%) HTML
2 3 (1.94%) HTML5
2 3 (1.94%) jQuery
2 3 (1.94%) XMPP
3 2 (1.29%) COM
4 1 (0.65%) .NET
4 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.65%) EDI
4 1 (0.65%) LAMP
4 1 (0.65%) Web Services
4 1 (0.65%) XML
4 1 (0.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.77%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.45%) Clustering
3 9 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.16%) HP StoreVirtual
5 7 (4.52%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.87%) CCTV
6 6 (3.87%) Driving Licence
6 6 (3.87%) FMCG
7 4 (2.58%) AS400
7 4 (2.58%) iPad
7 4 (2.58%) iSeries
7 4 (2.58%) RSA SecurID
7 4 (2.58%) STB
8 2 (1.29%) CMDB
8 2 (1.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.29%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.29%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.65%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 74 (47.74%) Windows
2 45 (29.03%) Windows Server
3 33 (21.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (16.13%) Windows 7
6 15 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (9.03%) Linux
8 10 (6.45%) Windows 10
9 9 (5.81%) CentOS
10 7 (4.52%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.87%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (3.87%) Mac OS X
11 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (3.23%) AIX
13 4 (2.58%) Android
13 4 (2.58%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.94%) Unix
15 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.16%) ITIL
2 17 (10.97%) PRINCE2
3 15 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (8.39%) High Availability
5 11 (7.10%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (7.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (6.45%) Project Management
6 10 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 9 (5.81%) E-Commerce
7 9 (5.81%) Migration
7 9 (5.81%) Server Virtualisation
7 9 (5.81%) Service Management
8 8 (5.16%) Network Management
8 8 (5.16%) Presales
9 7 (4.52%) Email Filtering
9 7 (4.52%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (4.52%) Performance Management
9 7 (4.52%) Supplier Management
9 7 (4.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.19%) SQL
2 6 (3.87%) PHP
2 6 (3.87%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.23%) C
3 5 (3.23%) VBScript
4 4 (2.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.58%) VB
5 2 (1.29%) Perl
5 2 (1.29%) Python
6 1 (0.65%) C#
6 1 (0.65%) Java
6 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (33.55%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (28.39%) CCNA
3 29 (18.71%) CCNP
4 27 (17.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (16.77%) Degree
6 17 (10.97%) MCSE
7 11 (7.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (6.45%) MCITP
9 7 (4.52%) CISSP
9 7 (4.52%) MCP
9 7 (4.52%) MCSA
9 7 (4.52%) MCTS
10 6 (3.87%) RHCE
11 5 (3.23%) A+ Certification
11 5 (3.23%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (3.23%) HP ASE
11 5 (3.23%) NCDA
11 5 (3.23%) Network+ Certification
11 5 (3.23%) Security+ Certification
12 3 (1.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.68%) SLA
2 3 (1.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 60 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 43 (27.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.74%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.45%) vSphere
5 8 (5.16%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.87%) XenServer
7 2 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.65%) Firmware
8 1 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (7.10%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (3.87%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (3.87%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (3.87%) SCCM
3 5 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 5 (3.23%) HP SIM
3 5 (3.23%) WSUS
4 4 (2.58%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (2.58%) ServiceCenter
5 3 (1.94%) SCOM
6 2 (1.29%) Cacti
6 2 (1.29%) Nagios
6 2 (1.29%) OpenNMS
6 2 (1.29%) Puppet
6 2 (1.29%) RANCID
6 2 (1.29%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.65%) SnapMirror
7 1 (0.65%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.65%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 83 (53.55%) Cisco
2 67 (43.23%) Microsoft
3 56 (36.13%) VMware
4 30 (19.35%) HP
5 17 (10.97%) Citrix
6 16 (10.32%) Symantec
7 14 (9.03%) Dell
8 13 (8.39%) NetApp
9 12 (7.74%) CheckPoint
9 12 (7.74%) Juniper
10 11 (7.10%) Sophos
11 10 (6.45%) 3PAR
12 9 (5.81%) IBM
12 9 (5.81%) Intel Security
12 9 (5.81%) Veeam
13 8 (5.16%) SolarWinds
14 6 (3.87%) Mitel
14 6 (3.87%) Nimble Storage
15 5 (3.23%) Red Hat
15 5 (3.23%) SAP
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