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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 104 91 104
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 69 93 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.05% 2.83% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.77% 17.45% 17.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 75 75
Median salary £39,000 £44,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +51.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
501 533 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.86% 16.23% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 435 435 437
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Salford - 3 £40,000 - 1
Stockport +11 2 £39,000 +50.00%
Wigan - 2 £41,250 -
Sale - 2 £32,500 - 1
Bolton +6 1 £45,000 - 3
Cheadle 0 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Oldham -8 1 £20,000 -11.11%
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 141 (78.77%) WAN
2 100 (55.87%) Windows
3 99 (55.31%) Cisco
4 84 (46.93%) Microsoft
5 80 (44.69%) Active Directory
6 79 (44.13%) VPN
7 75 (41.90%) Firewall
8 69 (38.55%) VMware
9 68 (37.99%) Cisco Certification
10 61 (34.08%) ITIL
11 60 (33.52%) Windows Server
12 59 (32.96%) CCNA
13 50 (27.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 49 (27.37%) MS Exchange
15 47 (26.26%) TCP/IP
16 44 (24.58%) CCNP
17 43 (24.02%) Windows Server 2008
18 40 (22.35%) SQL Server
18 40 (22.35%) Degree
19 39 (21.79%) Windows 7
20 37 (20.67%) Microsoft Certification
20 37 (20.67%) HP
20 37 (20.67%) Data Centre
21 35 (19.55%) Windows Server 2012
21 35 (19.55%) MS Excel
22 34 (18.99%) MS Office
23 31 (17.32%) Wireless
23 31 (17.32%) VLAN
24 30 (16.76%) DHCP
25 29 (16.20%) Office 365

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 49 (27.37%) MS Exchange
2 25 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (11.73%) SharePoint
4 18 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (7.82%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (7.26%) Skype for Business
7 7 (3.91%) IIS
8 5 (2.79%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.12%) Apache
11 1 (0.56%) CMS
11 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 35 (19.55%) MS Excel
2 34 (18.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Infor M3
1 4 (2.23%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.56%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.20%) Office 365
2 20 (11.17%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (11.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.03%) IaaS
4 3 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.56%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (78.77%) WAN
2 79 (44.13%) VPN
3 75 (41.90%) Firewall
4 47 (26.26%) TCP/IP
5 31 (17.32%) VLAN
5 31 (17.32%) Wireless
6 30 (16.76%) DHCP
7 27 (15.08%) SAN
8 24 (13.41%) MPLS
8 24 (13.41%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (12.85%) BGP
10 22 (12.29%) DNS
10 22 (12.29%) Internet
10 22 (12.29%) OSPF
11 21 (11.73%) Network Security
12 17 (9.50%) Ethernet
12 17 (9.50%) IPsec
12 17 (9.50%) VoIP
13 16 (8.94%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (6.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (22.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.56%) MySQL
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Ant
General
1 24 (13.41%) Telecoms
2 18 (10.06%) Finance
3 9 (5.03%) Legal
4 8 (4.47%) Back Office
5 4 (2.23%) Games
6 3 (1.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.56%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Billing
7 1 (0.56%) Law
7 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (22.91%) Network Engineer
2 39 (21.79%) Analyst
3 26 (14.53%) Support Engineer
4 22 (12.29%) IT Support
5 18 (10.06%) Support Technician
6 16 (8.94%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (8.94%) Cisco Engineer
7 15 (8.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (8.38%) IT Support Technician
7 15 (8.38%) IT Technician
8 14 (7.82%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (7.82%) Technical Support
9 13 (7.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 12 (6.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 12 (6.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 12 (6.70%) IT Engineer
11 11 (6.15%) Network Support
11 11 (6.15%) Server Engineer
11 11 (6.15%) Support Analyst
12 9 (5.03%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.23%) Middleware
1 4 (2.23%) WAP
1 4 (2.23%) XMPP
2 3 (1.68%) CSS
2 3 (1.68%) CSS3
2 3 (1.68%) HTML
2 3 (1.68%) HTML5
2 3 (1.68%) jQuery
3 2 (1.12%) COM
4 1 (0.56%) .NET
4 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.56%) EDI
4 1 (0.56%) LAMP
4 1 (0.56%) Web Services
4 1 (0.56%) XML
4 1 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.67%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.59%) Clustering
3 10 (5.59%) HP StoreVirtual
4 8 (4.47%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.35%) CCTV
5 6 (3.35%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.35%) FMCG
5 6 (3.35%) RSA SecurID
6 4 (2.23%) AS400
6 4 (2.23%) iSeries
6 4 (2.23%) STB
7 3 (1.68%) iPad
7 3 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.12%) CMDB
9 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.56%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 100 (55.87%) Windows
2 60 (33.52%) Windows Server
3 43 (24.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (21.79%) Windows 7
5 35 (19.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (10.61%) Windows 8
6 19 (10.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (9.50%) Windows 10
8 16 (8.94%) Linux
9 11 (6.15%) CentOS
10 8 (4.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (4.47%) Windows XP
11 7 (3.91%) AIX
11 7 (3.91%) Data ONTAP
12 6 (3.35%) Mac OS X
13 4 (2.23%) Android
14 3 (1.68%) Unix
15 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (34.08%) ITIL
2 20 (11.17%) PRINCE2
3 18 (10.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (10.06%) Server Virtualisation
4 16 (8.94%) High Availability
5 13 (7.26%) Network Management
6 12 (6.70%) Migration
7 10 (5.59%) Project Management
7 10 (5.59%) Service Management
8 9 (5.03%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (5.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (5.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 8 (4.47%) Patch Management
9 8 (4.47%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (3.91%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (3.91%) E-Commerce
10 7 (3.91%) ITIL V2
10 7 (3.91%) Network Design
10 7 (3.91%) Presales
11 6 (3.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.73%) SQL
2 7 (3.91%) VBScript
3 6 (3.35%) C
3 6 (3.35%) VB
4 5 (2.79%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.23%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.23%) PHP
6 1 (0.56%) C#
6 1 (0.56%) Java
6 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (37.99%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (32.96%) CCNA
3 44 (24.58%) CCNP
4 40 (22.35%) Degree
5 37 (20.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (12.85%) MCSE
7 14 (7.82%) MCITP
7 14 (7.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (6.70%) MCP
8 12 (6.70%) MCSA
9 11 (6.15%) MCTS
10 9 (5.03%) CISSP
11 8 (4.47%) RHCE
12 7 (3.91%) A+ Certification
12 7 (3.91%) CompTIA Security+
12 7 (3.91%) HP ASE
12 7 (3.91%) Network+ Certification
12 7 (3.91%) Security+ Certification
13 6 (3.35%) NCDA
14 5 (2.79%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.50%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (44.69%) Active Directory
2 50 (27.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (8.38%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.70%) vSphere
5 8 (4.47%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.35%) XenServer
7 2 (1.12%) XenApp
8 1 (0.56%) Firmware
8 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (6.15%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (5.03%) SCCM
3 7 (3.91%) Backup Exec
3 7 (3.91%) HP SIM
3 7 (3.91%) WSUS
4 6 (3.35%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (3.35%) ServiceCenter
5 5 (2.79%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (2.23%) SCOM
7 2 (1.12%) SnapMirror
7 2 (1.12%) SnapVault
7 2 (1.12%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 99 (55.31%) Cisco
2 84 (46.93%) Microsoft
3 69 (38.55%) VMware
4 37 (20.67%) HP
5 22 (12.29%) Dell
6 19 (10.61%) Citrix
6 19 (10.61%) Juniper
7 18 (10.06%) CheckPoint
8 16 (8.94%) Symantec
9 14 (7.82%) NetApp
9 14 (7.82%) SolarWinds
10 13 (7.26%) Intel Security
11 12 (6.70%) 3PAR
12 11 (6.15%) IBM
12 11 (6.15%) Sophos
13 10 (5.59%) Veeam
14 9 (5.03%) F5
15 7 (3.91%) GFI Software
15 7 (3.91%) ProCurve
15 7 (3.91%) SYSPRO
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: From £20,000 to £23,000 per annum to £23,000 + excellent bens package
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Salary: £23000 per annum
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