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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
North West / Manchester
Rank 125 74 93
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 78 112 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.06% 3.36% 2.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.21% 22.72% 16.56%
Number of salaries quoted 49 96 98
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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
549 493 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.48% 14.81% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 423 429 501
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 26 February 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 26 February 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 10 £40,000 +21.21%
Salford -8 6 £37,747 +88.73% 1
Wigan -11 4 £30,250 +5.21% 2
Stockport - 4 £32,500 - 1
Altrincham -5 3 - - 1
Cheadle +11 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Oldham - 1 £25,000 - 1
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 167 (83.92%) WAN
2 119 (59.80%) Cisco
3 101 (50.75%) Firewall
4 93 (46.73%) Active Directory
5 91 (45.73%) Windows
6 79 (39.70%) VMware
7 73 (36.68%) Cisco Certification
8 70 (35.18%) DNS
9 69 (34.67%) Microsoft
10 68 (34.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 62 (31.16%) CCNP
12 57 (28.64%) DHCP
13 53 (26.63%) TCP/IP
14 52 (26.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 50 (25.13%) Analytical Skills
16 49 (24.62%) VPN
16 49 (24.62%) Wireless
17 45 (22.61%) Data Centre
18 43 (21.61%) Windows Server
18 43 (21.61%) ITIL
19 42 (21.11%) Wi-Fi
20 40 (20.10%) CCNA
21 37 (18.59%) Network Security
22 36 (18.09%) BGP
23 35 (17.59%) MS Excel
24 34 (17.09%) Hyper-V
24 34 (17.09%) Cisco Nexus
25 33 (16.58%) Windows Server 2012
25 33 (16.58%) HP
26 32 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification

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 30 (15.08%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (6.03%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (5.03%) IIS
5 5 (2.51%) Confluence
5 5 (2.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 35 (17.59%) MS Excel
2 22 (11.06%) 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 21 (10.55%) Office 365
2 11 (5.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.52%) SaaS
4 6 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.01%) Basecamp
5 4 (2.01%) IaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.50%) PaaS
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 167 (83.92%) WAN
2 101 (50.75%) Firewall
3 70 (35.18%) DNS
4 57 (28.64%) DHCP
5 53 (26.63%) TCP/IP
6 49 (24.62%) VPN
6 49 (24.62%) Wireless
7 42 (21.11%) Wi-Fi
8 37 (18.59%) Network Security
9 36 (18.09%) BGP
10 34 (17.09%) Cisco Nexus
11 31 (15.58%) VLAN
12 29 (14.57%) WLAN
13 27 (13.57%) MPLS
14 25 (12.56%) Cisco Wireless
15 23 (11.56%) VoIP
16 22 (11.06%) Cisco IOS
16 22 (11.06%) Internet
17 21 (10.55%) OSPF
18 18 (9.05%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.52%) JIRA
2 6 (3.02%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.01%) Bugzilla
General
1 28 (14.07%) Telecoms
2 19 (9.55%) Finance
3 9 (4.52%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.01%) Games
5 3 (1.51%) Legal
6 2 (1.01%) Advertising
6 2 (1.01%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (32.66%) Network Engineer
2 49 (24.62%) Analyst
3 31 (15.58%) Support Engineer
4 29 (14.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 27 (13.57%) IT Support
6 23 (11.56%) Support Analyst
7 22 (11.06%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (9.05%) Infrastructure Support
8 18 (9.05%) IT Engineer
9 15 (7.54%) Network Analyst
10 14 (7.04%) IT Analyst
10 14 (7.04%) IT Support Analyst
11 13 (6.53%) IT Support Engineer
12 12 (6.03%) Cisco Engineer
12 12 (6.03%) Consultant
13 11 (5.53%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (5.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 11 (5.53%) Network Consultant
13 11 (5.53%) Network Design Consultant
14 10 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.01%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.01%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (0.50%) EDI
3 1 (0.50%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (25.13%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (22.61%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (4.52%) Driving Licence
5 8 (4.02%) Life Science
6 6 (3.02%) FlexPod
6 6 (3.02%) NHS
7 5 (2.51%) HP StoreVirtual
7 5 (2.51%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.51%) RSA SecurID
8 4 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.01%) Clustering
9 2 (1.01%) CMDB
9 2 (1.01%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.01%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.50%) Fintech
10 1 (0.50%) FMCG
10 1 (0.50%) IVR
10 1 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 91 (45.73%) Windows
2 52 (26.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (21.61%) Windows Server
4 33 (16.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (11.56%) Windows 7
6 19 (9.55%) Linux
7 13 (6.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (4.52%) Data ONTAP
9 8 (4.02%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.01%) CentOS
10 4 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.51%) Unix
11 3 (1.51%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.01%) Debian
12 2 (1.01%) Solaris
12 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.01%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.61%) ITIL
2 32 (16.08%) High Availability
3 30 (15.08%) Network Management
4 24 (12.06%) Network Design
5 23 (11.56%) Configuration Management
6 22 (11.06%) Change Management
7 16 (8.04%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (8.04%) Migration
8 15 (7.54%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (7.04%) Load Balancing
9 14 (7.04%) Performance Monitoring
10 10 (5.03%) Business Continuity
11 9 (4.52%) Service Management
12 8 (4.02%) Coaching
13 7 (3.52%) Asset Management
13 7 (3.52%) Time Management
13 7 (3.52%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 6 (3.02%) Identity Access Management
14 6 (3.02%) Mentoring
14 6 (3.02%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (3.52%) SQL
1 7 (3.52%) VBScript
2 5 (2.51%) VB
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 73 (36.68%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (31.16%) CCNP
3 40 (20.10%) CCNA
4 32 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (13.07%) MCSE
6 25 (12.56%) Degree
7 16 (8.04%) CCIE
8 11 (5.53%) MCP
9 10 (5.03%) JNCIP
9 10 (5.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (4.52%) NCIE
11 5 (2.51%) MCITP
11 5 (2.51%) MCSA
12 3 (1.51%) CCDP
12 3 (1.51%) CCSE
13 2 (1.01%) HP ASE
13 2 (1.01%) HP MASE
14 1 (0.50%) CCA
14 1 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.05%) SLA
2 12 (6.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 93 (46.73%) Active Directory
2 68 (34.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (17.09%) Hyper-V
4 15 (7.54%) vSphere
5 6 (3.02%) 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 ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (8.04%) Cisco CUCM
1 16 (8.04%) Cisco Prime
2 10 (5.03%) Cacti
2 10 (5.03%) Puppet
2 10 (5.03%) SCCM
3 8 (4.02%) Nagios
3 8 (4.02%) OpenNMS
3 8 (4.02%) RANCID
4 5 (2.51%) ServiceCenter
5 4 (2.01%) HockeyApp
5 4 (2.01%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.51%) WSUS
7 2 (1.01%) Cobbler
7 2 (1.01%) Nessus
7 2 (1.01%) Nexpose
7 2 (1.01%) Nmap
7 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.01%) QRadar
8 1 (0.50%) SCOM
8 1 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 119 (59.80%) Cisco
2 79 (39.70%) VMware
3 69 (34.67%) Microsoft
4 33 (16.58%) HP
5 22 (11.06%) CheckPoint
5 22 (11.06%) Juniper
6 18 (9.05%) NetApp
7 17 (8.54%) Intel Security
8 16 (8.04%) F5
9 14 (7.04%) SolarWinds
10 12 (6.03%) Fortinet
10 12 (6.03%) Veeam
11 11 (5.53%) Dell
12 10 (5.03%) Ericsson
12 10 (5.03%) Huawei
12 10 (5.03%) WatchGuard
13 8 (4.02%) SonicWALL
14 7 (3.52%) Citrix
14 7 (3.52%) Splunk
14 7 (3.52%) Symantec
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