The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 61 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.04% 4.93% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.79% 29.73% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 5
Average salary £26,750 £43,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.15% +44.16%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
LAN
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 74 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.34% 16.59% 16.34%
Number of salaries quoted 62 69 60
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +33.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

LAN
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

LAN Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
6 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Wireless

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Field Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
4 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: 22,000 to £30,000 + Car + Good Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago