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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 66 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 13 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.66% 1.75% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.71% 12.09% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 9
Average salary £26,000 £34,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.63% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £50,000 £37,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
111 91 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.16% 14.47% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 84 73 90
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,680 £24,500 £24,000
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 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
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 28 November 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 -17 12 £26,750 -22.46% 2
Durham - 1 £22,500 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 22 (100.00%) WAN
2 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 17 (77.27%) Windows
3 17 (77.27%) VMware
4 15 (68.18%) Cisco
4 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (45.45%) ITIL
5 10 (45.45%) Firewall
6 8 (36.36%) Citrix
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
7 7 (31.82%) Project Management
7 7 (31.82%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
9 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
10 4 (18.18%) SQL
10 4 (18.18%) SAN
10 4 (18.18%) NetApp

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (45.45%) Firewall
3 7 (31.82%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (9.09%) VoIP
5 2 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (4.55%) DNS
6 1 (4.55%) DHCP
6 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.55%) Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Field Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (31.82%) ICT Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) UNIX Support
5 2 (9.09%) AIX Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) Senior IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) HACMP
1 2 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 3 (13.64%) Windows 8
6 2 (9.09%) AIX
6 2 (9.09%) Solaris
6 2 (9.09%) UNIX
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) Service Management
3 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 15 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) GPFS
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) VMware
2 15 (68.18%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) Citrix
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) NetApp
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.09%) WatchGuard
6 2 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
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