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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 52 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.77% 0.36% 4.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.55% 3.85% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 15
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £33,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £33,500 £47,100
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
55 26 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.17% 9.35% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32 22 65
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (88.89%) Firewall
3 14 (77.78%) Cisco
3 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
4 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 12 (66.67%) Windows
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
5 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
5 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
5 11 (61.11%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (61.11%) VMware
6 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
7 9 (50.00%) SQL
7 9 (50.00%) SAN
7 9 (50.00%) NetApp
7 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 4 (22.22%) CA
9 4 (22.22%) VPN
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL
10 3 (16.67%) Windows XP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (61.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (88.89%) Firewall
3 11 (61.11%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (50.00%) SAN
5 4 (22.22%) VPN
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
6 1 (5.56%) MPLS
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Field Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX Support
3 2 (11.11%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) HACMP
1 2 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) AIX
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) Workflow
3 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) SC Cleared
1 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) VCP4
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) NetApp
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 4 (22.22%) CA
6 2 (11.11%) WatchGuard
6 2 (11.11%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.56%) Altiris
7 1 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + (+ bonus)
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 6 days ago