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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
North West / Manchester
Rank 106 85 99
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 90 94 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.48% 2.99% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.54% 19.07% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 69 85 92
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,800 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%

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
544 493 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.02% 15.69% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 446 419 531
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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
Rochdale -1 12 £40,000 +21.21%
Oldham - 6 £23,750 -
Stockport - 4 £29,000 - 1
Altrincham -7 3 - -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 3 £33,000 -
Cheadle +18 2 £39,250 -1.87%
Salford -8 2 £23,500 +17.50% 1
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 165 (82.91%) WAN
2 124 (62.31%) Cisco
3 99 (49.75%) Firewall
4 95 (47.74%) Active Directory
5 88 (44.22%) Windows
6 83 (41.71%) VMware
7 71 (35.68%) DNS
8 69 (34.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 68 (34.17%) Cisco Certification
10 67 (33.67%) DHCP
11 61 (30.65%) Microsoft
12 59 (29.65%) VPN
13 58 (29.15%) CCNP
13 58 (29.15%) Windows Server 2008
14 54 (27.14%) Wireless
15 50 (25.13%) ITIL
16 49 (24.62%) Windows Server
17 48 (24.12%) TCP/IP
18 46 (23.12%) Analytical Skills
19 42 (21.11%) CCNA
20 41 (20.60%) Cisco Nexus
21 39 (19.60%) Data Centre
21 39 (19.60%) Wi-Fi
22 38 (19.10%) Network Security
23 37 (18.59%) Windows Server 2012
23 37 (18.59%) Hyper-V
24 36 (18.09%) VLAN
25 35 (17.59%) Degree
25 35 (17.59%) Telecoms
25 35 (17.59%) MS Exchange

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 35 (17.59%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (6.53%) IIS
4 12 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (5.03%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.01%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.50%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 31 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.50%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.05%) Office 365
2 9 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.01%) Basecamp
3 4 (2.01%) SaaS
4 3 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 165 (82.91%) WAN
2 99 (49.75%) Firewall
3 71 (35.68%) DNS
4 67 (33.67%) DHCP
5 59 (29.65%) VPN
6 54 (27.14%) Wireless
7 48 (24.12%) TCP/IP
8 41 (20.60%) Cisco Nexus
9 39 (19.60%) Wi-Fi
10 38 (19.10%) Network Security
11 36 (18.09%) VLAN
12 33 (16.58%) WLAN
13 32 (16.08%) Cisco Wireless
14 29 (14.57%) BGP
15 24 (12.06%) Cisco ASA
15 24 (12.06%) Internet
16 23 (11.56%) MPLS
16 23 (11.56%) SSL
17 22 (11.06%) SAN
17 22 (11.06%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.06%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.02%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.01%) Bugzilla
2 4 (2.01%) JIRA
General
1 35 (17.59%) Telecoms
2 14 (7.04%) Finance
3 5 (2.51%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.51%) Electronics
5 2 (1.01%) Advertising
5 2 (1.01%) Games
5 2 (1.01%) Law
5 2 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (32.66%) Network Engineer
2 48 (24.12%) Analyst
3 32 (16.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (16.08%) Support Engineer
4 26 (13.07%) IT Support
5 23 (11.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 22 (11.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 21 (10.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 19 (9.55%) IT Engineer
9 17 (8.54%) Network Analyst
10 16 (8.04%) Support Analyst
11 14 (7.04%) Cisco Analyst
11 14 (7.04%) Cisco Network Analyst
11 14 (7.04%) Infrastructure Support
11 14 (7.04%) IT Support Engineer
11 14 (7.04%) Senior Network Engineer
12 13 (6.53%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
12 13 (6.53%) Wireless Engineer
12 13 (6.53%) Wireless Network Engineer
13 12 (6.03%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.52%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.50%) EDI
2 1 (0.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (23.12%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (19.60%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.03%) HP StoreVirtual
3 10 (5.03%) RSA SecurID
4 8 (4.02%) NHS
4 8 (4.02%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (3.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 7 (3.52%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.51%) FlexPod
7 4 (2.01%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.51%) Life Science
9 2 (1.01%) CMDB
9 2 (1.01%) IVR
9 2 (1.01%) Replication
10 1 (0.50%) Fintech
10 1 (0.50%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 88 (44.22%) Windows
2 58 (29.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (24.62%) Windows Server
4 37 (18.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (11.56%) Windows 7
6 19 (9.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (8.04%) Linux
8 9 (4.52%) Data ONTAP
8 9 (4.52%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.51%) CentOS
9 5 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.51%) Unix
11 2 (1.01%) Debian
11 2 (1.01%) Solaris
11 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.01%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (25.13%) ITIL
2 34 (17.09%) High Availability
3 31 (15.58%) Network Management
4 19 (9.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (9.05%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (8.54%) Change Management
6 17 (8.54%) Migration
7 16 (8.04%) Configuration Management
7 16 (8.04%) Network Design
7 16 (8.04%) Performance Monitoring
8 15 (7.54%) Service Management
9 14 (7.04%) Asset Management
10 11 (5.53%) Load Balancing
11 10 (5.03%) Business Continuity
12 8 (4.02%) Identity Access Management
12 8 (4.02%) Security Management
13 7 (3.52%) Mentoring
13 7 (3.52%) PRINCE2
13 7 (3.52%) Risk Management
13 7 (3.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.03%) VB
1 10 (5.03%) VBScript
2 7 (3.52%) SQL
3 2 (1.01%) Perl
3 2 (1.01%) PHP
3 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (34.17%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (29.15%) CCNP
3 42 (21.11%) CCNA
4 35 (17.59%) Degree
5 34 (17.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 25 (12.56%) MCSE
7 15 (7.54%) CCIE
8 13 (6.53%) MCSA
9 10 (5.03%) MCITP
10 9 (4.52%) NCIE
10 9 (4.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (3.52%) JNCIP
11 7 (3.52%) MCP
12 5 (2.51%) CCSE
13 3 (1.51%) CCDP
13 3 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (1.51%) PMI Certification
13 3 (1.51%) PMP
14 1 (0.50%) CCA
14 1 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.53%) SLA
2 9 (4.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 95 (47.74%) Active Directory
2 69 (34.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (18.59%) Hyper-V
4 15 (7.54%) vSphere
5 5 (2.51%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (1.51%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.50%) Firmware
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.50%) XenApp
7 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (9.55%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (9.05%) Cisco Prime
3 11 (5.53%) Cacti
4 10 (5.03%) ServiceCenter
5 7 (3.52%) Puppet
6 6 (3.02%) SCCM
7 5 (2.51%) Nagios
7 5 (2.51%) OpenNMS
7 5 (2.51%) RANCID
8 4 (2.01%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.01%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.01%) SCOM
9 2 (1.01%) WSUS
10 1 (0.50%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.50%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.50%) Simpana
10 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 124 (62.31%) Cisco
2 83 (41.71%) VMware
3 61 (30.65%) Microsoft
4 32 (16.08%) HP
5 19 (9.55%) CheckPoint
6 18 (9.05%) Juniper
6 18 (9.05%) NetApp
7 15 (7.54%) Intel Security
8 14 (7.04%) F5
9 12 (6.03%) Veeam
10 10 (5.03%) 3PAR
10 10 (5.03%) Dell
11 9 (4.52%) SolarWinds
11 9 (4.52%) WatchGuard
12 8 (4.02%) Fortinet
12 8 (4.02%) IronPort
12 8 (4.02%) SonicWALL
13 7 (3.52%) Ericsson
13 7 (3.52%) Huawei
13 7 (3.52%) Polycom
Wigan, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £250000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Salford, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35114.00 - £40380.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Frazer John Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 27 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: 40k-60k
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 27 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 27 days ago