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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 92 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 120 85 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.22% 2.36% 2.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.34% 15.98% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 106 71 91
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,660 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
590 532 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.84% 14.79% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 514 417 537
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £60,000
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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Rochdale - 9 £35,000 - 2
Oldham +6 7 £22,500 -2.17% 2
Stockport +13 6 £25,500 +2.00% 1
Salford -10 4 £25,000 -28.57%
Cheadle +18 3 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - 3 £33,000 -
Bolton -4 1 £37,000 +10.44%
LAN
North West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 176 (82.63%) WAN
2 119 (55.87%) Cisco
3 103 (48.36%) Firewall
4 96 (45.07%) Active Directory
5 90 (42.25%) Windows
6 88 (41.31%) VMware
7 73 (34.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 70 (32.86%) VPN
9 69 (32.39%) DNS
10 66 (30.99%) Cisco Certification
11 65 (30.52%) DHCP
12 63 (29.58%) Microsoft
13 61 (28.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 57 (26.76%) CCNP
15 53 (24.88%) ITIL
16 52 (24.41%) Wireless
16 52 (24.41%) Windows Server
17 48 (22.54%) TCP/IP
18 46 (21.60%) CCNA
19 45 (21.13%) Cisco Nexus
20 40 (18.78%) Wi-Fi
21 39 (18.31%) VLAN
21 39 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
22 38 (17.84%) Data Centre
22 38 (17.84%) MS Exchange
23 37 (17.37%) WLAN
23 37 (17.37%) Hyper-V
23 37 (17.37%) Network Security
24 36 (16.90%) High Availability
25 35 (16.43%) Analytical Skills

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 38 (17.84%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.57%) IIS
3 13 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.63%) SharePoint
5 11 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.47%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 33 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.39%) Office 365
2 15 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.88%) Basecamp
5 3 (1.41%) SaaS
6 2 (0.94%) IaaS
6 2 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 176 (82.63%) WAN
2 103 (48.36%) Firewall
3 70 (32.86%) VPN
4 69 (32.39%) DNS
5 65 (30.52%) DHCP
6 52 (24.41%) Wireless
7 48 (22.54%) TCP/IP
8 45 (21.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 40 (18.78%) Wi-Fi
10 39 (18.31%) VLAN
11 37 (17.37%) Network Security
11 37 (17.37%) WLAN
12 35 (16.43%) Cisco Wireless
13 33 (15.49%) Cisco ASA
14 30 (14.08%) SAN
15 25 (11.74%) SSL
16 23 (10.80%) VoIP
17 22 (10.33%) BGP
17 22 (10.33%) Internet
17 22 (10.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.82%) Jenkins
2 4 (1.88%) Bugzilla
2 4 (1.88%) JIRA
3 2 (0.94%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (16.43%) Telecoms
2 12 (5.63%) Finance
3 5 (2.35%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.41%) Electronics
5 2 (0.94%) Advertising
5 2 (0.94%) Games
5 2 (0.94%) Law
5 2 (0.94%) Publishing
5 2 (0.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 67 (31.46%) Network Engineer
2 47 (22.07%) Analyst
3 33 (15.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 31 (14.55%) Support Engineer
5 28 (13.15%) Cisco Engineer
6 27 (12.68%) IT Support
7 26 (12.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 23 (10.80%) 2nd Line Support
9 18 (8.45%) IT Engineer
9 18 (8.45%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (7.04%) Network Analyst
10 15 (7.04%) Support Analyst
11 14 (6.57%) Cisco Analyst
11 14 (6.57%) Cisco Network Analyst
11 14 (6.57%) Infrastructure Support
11 14 (6.57%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (6.10%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
12 13 (6.10%) Wireless Engineer
12 13 (6.10%) Wireless Network Engineer
13 12 (5.63%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.16%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.47%) .NET
2 1 (0.47%) EDI
2 1 (0.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.84%) Data Centre
2 35 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.69%) HP StoreVirtual
3 10 (4.69%) RSA SecurID
3 10 (4.69%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (3.76%) NHS
5 5 (2.35%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.35%) FlexPod
6 4 (1.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (1.88%) iPad
7 3 (1.41%) CMDB
7 3 (1.41%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.94%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.94%) EMC VNX
8 2 (0.94%) IVR
8 2 (0.94%) Replication
9 1 (0.47%) Fintech
9 1 (0.47%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 90 (42.25%) Windows
2 61 (28.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (24.41%) Windows Server
4 39 (18.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (10.80%) Windows 7
5 23 (10.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (7.98%) Linux
7 11 (5.16%) Windows XP
8 9 (4.23%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (1.88%) Windows 10
10 3 (1.41%) CentOS
10 3 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.41%) Unix
11 2 (0.94%) Debian
11 2 (0.94%) Solaris
11 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.47%) AIX
12 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (24.88%) ITIL
2 36 (16.90%) High Availability
3 26 (12.21%) Network Management
4 22 (10.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (10.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 18 (8.45%) Capacity Planning
5 18 (8.45%) Service Management
6 17 (7.98%) Service Delivery
7 15 (7.04%) Migration
8 14 (6.57%) Asset Management
9 13 (6.10%) Configuration Management
10 11 (5.16%) Business Continuity
11 10 (4.69%) Change Management
11 10 (4.69%) Network Design
11 10 (4.69%) PRINCE2
11 10 (4.69%) Risk Management
12 8 (3.76%) Identity Access Management
12 8 (3.76%) Security Management
13 7 (3.29%) Load Balancing
13 7 (3.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.10%) SQL
2 10 (4.69%) VB
2 10 (4.69%) VBScript
3 4 (1.88%) Perl
3 4 (1.88%) PHP
4 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.94%) Python
5 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (30.99%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (26.76%) CCNP
3 46 (21.60%) CCNA
4 34 (15.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (15.02%) Degree
6 25 (11.74%) MCSE
7 13 (6.10%) MCSA
8 11 (5.16%) CCIE
9 10 (4.69%) MCITP
10 9 (4.23%) NCIE
10 9 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (3.76%) MCP
12 6 (2.82%) CCSE
13 5 (2.35%) Security Cleared
14 4 (1.88%) JNCIP
15 3 (1.41%) CCDP
15 3 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (1.41%) PMI Certification
15 3 (1.41%) PMP
16 2 (0.94%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.57%) SLA
2 4 (1.88%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 96 (45.07%) Active Directory
2 73 (34.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (17.37%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.51%) vSphere
5 5 (2.35%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (2.35%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.47%) Firmware
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.47%) XenApp
6 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (7.51%) Cisco CUCM
1 16 (7.51%) Cisco Prime
2 13 (6.10%) Cacti
3 10 (4.69%) ServiceCenter
4 6 (2.82%) Puppet
5 5 (2.35%) SCCM
6 4 (1.88%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.88%) Nagios
6 4 (1.88%) OpenNMS
6 4 (1.88%) RANCID
6 4 (1.88%) SCOM
7 2 (0.94%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.94%) WSUS
8 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.47%) Simpana
8 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 119 (55.87%) Cisco
2 88 (41.31%) VMware
3 63 (29.58%) Microsoft
4 31 (14.55%) HP
5 18 (8.45%) Juniper
5 18 (8.45%) NetApp
6 17 (7.98%) CheckPoint
7 15 (7.04%) Intel Security
8 13 (6.10%) Veeam
9 12 (5.63%) IronPort
10 11 (5.16%) Dell
10 11 (5.16%) F5
10 11 (5.16%) Siemens
11 10 (4.69%) 3PAR
11 10 (4.69%) Barracuda Networks
11 10 (4.69%) Polycom
12 9 (4.23%) WatchGuard
13 8 (3.76%) Citrix
14 7 (3.29%) SonicWALL
14 7 (3.29%) Symantec
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on call, bonus, overtime and be
Posted: Yesterday
Oldham, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £27,500 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum + on call allowance + beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 17 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Oldham
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
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Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
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Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
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