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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 62 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 18 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.36% 1.28% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.82% 10.00% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 11
Average salary £27,500 £34,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,984 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
107 80 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.04% 12.80% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 75 54 77
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 22 December 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 22 December 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 -11 16 £27,500 -20.28% 3
Durham - 1 £22,500 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 24 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
3 17 (70.83%) VMware
4 16 (66.67%) Cisco
5 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (58.33%) Firewall
7 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
8 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
9 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
9 10 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
9 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
9 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
10 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (33.33%) ITIL
11 8 (33.33%) SAN
12 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
12 7 (29.17%) NetApp
12 7 (29.17%) SQL
12 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
13 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
14 5 (20.83%) Citrix

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (58.33%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (8.33%) VoIP
7 1 (4.17%) DNS
7 1 (4.17%) DHCP
7 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Field Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (16.67%) ICT Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) AIX Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) UNIX Support
5 1 (4.17%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) HACMP
1 2 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.33%) AIX
6 2 (8.33%) Solaris
6 2 (8.33%) UNIX
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (20.83%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Workflow
4 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.17%) BCP
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 15 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.33%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Cisco
3 7 (29.17%) NetApp
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
5 2 (8.33%) CA
6 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
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