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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 67 59 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 18 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.52% 2.87% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 22.58% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 8
Median salary £33,500 £32,750 £29,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.29% +9.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,950 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £50,750 £35,325
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
117 93 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.36% 12.72% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 103 77 91
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £41,405 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Tyne and Wear +14 16 £34,250 +24.54% 1
Durham +2 1 £29,000 -44.76%
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 North East region with a requirement for LAN.

1 24 (96.00%) WAN
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (52.00%) CCNP
3 13 (52.00%) Firewall
4 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (24.00%) Wireless
6 6 (24.00%) CCNA
6 6 (24.00%) VoIP
6 6 (24.00%) SolarWinds
6 6 (24.00%) vSphere
7 5 (20.00%) Network Security
7 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (20.00%) VPN
8 3 (12.00%) Windows
8 3 (12.00%) Citrix
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
8 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (12.00%) Change Control
8 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (12.00%) Cisco Wireless
9 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
9 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
9 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) WAN
2 13 (52.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (24.00%) VoIP
4 6 (24.00%) Wireless
5 5 (20.00%) Network Security
5 5 (20.00%) VPN
6 3 (12.00%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (8.00%) BGP
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (8.00%) DHCP
7 2 (8.00%) DNS
7 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.00%) IPsec
8 1 (4.00%) LDAP
8 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
8 1 (4.00%) SSH
8 1 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
1 1 (4.00%) Redis
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.00%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Network Support
4 5 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Support
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (4.00%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.00%) NHS
1 2 (8.00%) PKI
1 2 (8.00%) Statistics
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) CentOS
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Change Control
1 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (8.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Product Management
3 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.00%) Network Design
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PHP
1 1 (4.00%) Python
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (52.00%) CCNP
3 6 (24.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) APMP
4 1 (4.00%) CCIE
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) vSphere
2 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Gluster
4 1 (4.00%) LXC
4 1 (4.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.00%) Graphite
1 1 (4.00%) Graylog
1 1 (4.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (4.00%) Icinga
1 1 (4.00%) logstash
1 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Salt
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (4.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (4.00%) XenMobile
1 1 (4.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec