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

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 106 119 138
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 80 69 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.22% 1.92% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.76% 13.69% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 66 52 54
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £69,250 £46,750
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
542 504 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.03% 14.06% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 473 425 492
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 - 5 £22,500 -
Stockport -4 4 £32,750 +31.00% 3
Bolton -1 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Sale - 3 £32,500 - 1
Wigan - 3 £45,000 -
Salford +14 2 £40,000 +95.12% 2
Rochdale +1 2 £32,000 +1.58%
Cheadle - 1 £35,000 -
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 122 (76.73%) WAN
2 89 (55.97%) Cisco
3 77 (48.43%) Firewall
4 64 (40.25%) VPN
5 54 (33.96%) Microsoft
6 52 (32.70%) Windows
7 51 (32.08%) Cisco Certification
8 47 (29.56%) VMware
9 46 (28.93%) Active Directory
10 43 (27.04%) CCNA
11 38 (23.90%) Windows Server
12 36 (22.64%) TCP/IP
13 32 (20.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 31 (19.50%) ITIL
15 30 (18.87%) Wireless
16 29 (18.24%) SAN
17 28 (17.61%) CCNP
17 28 (17.61%) MS Exchange
18 25 (15.72%) MPLS
18 25 (15.72%) Cisco Nexus
19 24 (15.09%) Data Centre
19 24 (15.09%) Telecoms
19 24 (15.09%) VoIP
20 23 (14.47%) DNS
20 23 (14.47%) DHCP
20 23 (14.47%) HP
21 22 (13.84%) BGP
21 22 (13.84%) Ethernet
22 21 (13.21%) OSPF
22 21 (13.21%) Cisco ASA

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 28 (17.61%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (3.77%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.14%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.52%) IBM Notes
6 4 (2.52%) IIS
7 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.63%) Apache
8 1 (0.63%) CMS
8 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (12.58%) MS Excel
2 17 (10.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Infor M3
1 4 (2.52%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.63%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.81%) Office 365
2 11 (6.92%) IaaS
3 10 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.89%) SaaS
6 2 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 122 (76.73%) WAN
2 77 (48.43%) Firewall
3 64 (40.25%) VPN
4 36 (22.64%) TCP/IP
5 30 (18.87%) Wireless
6 29 (18.24%) SAN
7 25 (15.72%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (15.72%) MPLS
8 24 (15.09%) VoIP
9 23 (14.47%) DHCP
9 23 (14.47%) DNS
10 22 (13.84%) BGP
10 22 (13.84%) Ethernet
11 21 (13.21%) Cisco ASA
11 21 (13.21%) OSPF
12 19 (11.95%) IP Telephony
12 19 (11.95%) Network Security
12 19 (11.95%) VLAN
13 18 (11.32%) WLAN
14 17 (10.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.63%) Ant
General
1 24 (15.09%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.92%) Finance
3 7 (4.40%) Legal
4 6 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.14%) Retail
6 4 (2.52%) Games
6 4 (2.52%) Law
7 2 (1.26%) Back Office
7 2 (1.26%) Publishing
8 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 40 (25.16%) Network Engineer
2 33 (20.75%) Analyst
3 25 (15.72%) Support Engineer
4 21 (13.21%) Cisco Engineer
5 18 (11.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 17 (10.69%) Technical Support
7 12 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (7.55%) IT Engineer
7 12 (7.55%) Support Analyst
8 11 (6.92%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (6.29%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (6.29%) Network Support
10 9 (5.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (5.66%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (5.66%) Technical Support Engineer
11 8 (5.03%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (5.03%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 8 (5.03%) Cisco Support Engineer
11 8 (5.03%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.40%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.52%) Middleware
2 4 (2.52%) WAP
3 3 (1.89%) CSS
3 3 (1.89%) CSS3
3 3 (1.89%) HTML
3 3 (1.89%) HTML5
3 3 (1.89%) jQuery
3 3 (1.89%) XMPP
4 2 (1.26%) .NET
5 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.63%) COM
5 1 (0.63%) EDI
5 1 (0.63%) Web Services
5 1 (0.63%) XML
5 1 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.09%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.29%) Clustering
3 8 (5.03%) Driving Licence
4 7 (4.40%) iPad
5 6 (3.77%) CCTV
5 6 (3.77%) FMCG
5 6 (3.77%) HP StoreVirtual
6 5 (3.14%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.52%) AS400
7 4 (2.52%) iSeries
7 4 (2.52%) STB
8 3 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.89%) CMDB
9 2 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.26%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.26%) RSA SecurID
10 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.63%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 52 (32.70%) Windows
2 38 (23.90%) Windows Server
3 21 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (12.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (9.43%) Windows 7
6 11 (6.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (6.29%) Linux
8 6 (3.77%) Mac OS X
8 6 (3.77%) Windows 10
9 5 (3.14%) CentOS
10 3 (1.89%) Android
10 3 (1.89%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (1.89%) Unix
10 3 (1.89%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.26%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.63%) AIX
12 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.50%) ITIL
2 16 (10.06%) PRINCE2
2 16 (10.06%) Service Delivery
3 15 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (8.81%) High Availability
5 13 (8.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (7.55%) Service Management
7 11 (6.92%) Project Management
7 11 (6.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (6.29%) Kalman Filter
9 9 (5.66%) Asset Management
9 9 (5.66%) Performance Management
10 8 (5.03%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.03%) Risk Management
11 7 (4.40%) Migration
11 7 (4.40%) Network Management
11 7 (4.40%) Presales
11 7 (4.40%) Supplier Management
12 6 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (3.77%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.69%) SQL
2 7 (4.40%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.14%) PHP
4 4 (2.52%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.89%) C
5 3 (1.89%) VBScript
6 2 (1.26%) Perl
6 2 (1.26%) Python
6 2 (1.26%) VB
7 1 (0.63%) C#
7 1 (0.63%) Java
7 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (32.08%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (27.04%) CCNA
3 28 (17.61%) CCNP
4 18 (11.32%) Degree
5 16 (10.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (5.03%) MCSE
7 5 (3.14%) MCSA
7 5 (3.14%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.89%) CCIE
8 3 (1.89%) CCSP
8 3 (1.89%) JNCIP
8 3 (1.89%) MCITP
8 3 (1.89%) MCP
8 3 (1.89%) MCTS
8 3 (1.89%) NCDA
8 3 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.26%) CCSE
9 2 (1.26%) CISSP
9 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.26%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.43%) SLA
2 4 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (28.93%) Active Directory
2 32 (20.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.66%) XenDesktop
4 8 (5.03%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.77%) XenServer
6 3 (1.89%) vSphere
7 2 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.26%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (4.40%) Cacti
2 6 (3.77%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (3.77%) Microsoft Clustering
2 6 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.52%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.89%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.89%) SCCM
5 2 (1.26%) Nagios
5 2 (1.26%) OpenNMS
5 2 (1.26%) Puppet
5 2 (1.26%) RANCID
5 2 (1.26%) SCOM
5 2 (1.26%) ServiceCenter
5 2 (1.26%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.63%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.63%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (55.97%) Cisco
2 54 (33.96%) Microsoft
3 47 (29.56%) VMware
4 23 (14.47%) HP
5 18 (11.32%) Citrix
6 14 (8.81%) CheckPoint
7 12 (7.55%) NetApp
8 11 (6.92%) Juniper
9 10 (6.29%) IronPort
10 9 (5.66%) Symantec
11 8 (5.03%) 3PAR
11 8 (5.03%) Veeam
12 6 (3.77%) Barracuda Networks
12 6 (3.77%) Mitel
12 6 (3.77%) Nimble Storage
12 6 (3.77%) Siemens
12 6 (3.77%) Sophos
13 5 (3.14%) Dell
13 5 (3.14%) IBM
13 5 (3.14%) SAP
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + generous employee benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Outstanding benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £20000.00 - £27500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Heywood
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + on call allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £20k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary with additional NCC Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + £6,000 Car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Addleshaw Goddard
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Sale
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21500 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Car
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum with additional shift allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago