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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 73 32 54
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +22
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 38 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.72% 5.82% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 27.74% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 38 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
LAN
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
99 137 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.93% 20.98% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 73 125 130
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

LAN
Salary Trend in the North East

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

LAN Salary Trend in the North East

LAN
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the North East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in the North East

LAN
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -29 6 £40,000 +6.66% 2
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Project Management
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
4 7 (43.75%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) UNIX
5 6 (37.50%) SAP
5 6 (37.50%) Solaris
5 6 (37.50%) Amdocs
5 6 (37.50%) McAfee
5 6 (37.50%) Handset
5 6 (37.50%) LANDesk
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Change Control
5 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (25.00%) DNS
6 4 (25.00%) DHCP
7 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
8 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) Wireless

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Manager
1 7 (43.75%) ICT Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Lead Systems Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Handset
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) UNIX
3 6 (37.50%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Cisco
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) Amdocs
3 6 (37.50%) LANDesk
3 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 6 (37.50%) McAfee
4 1 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft