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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 60 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.53% 1.24% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.99% 7.32% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 12
Average salary £45,000 £32,250 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
87 123 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.98% 16.99% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 67 86 142
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £35,923
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 2015. 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 -4 10 £27,500 -14.72% 1
Durham - 2 £48,750 - 2
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 33 (97.06%) WAN
2 27 (79.41%) Windows
3 19 (55.88%) Cisco
4 18 (52.94%) Firewall
4 18 (52.94%) VMware
5 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
7 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
7 15 (44.12%) Hyper-V
7 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (41.18%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
10 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
10 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
11 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (29.41%) SAN
12 10 (29.41%) NetApp
13 9 (26.47%) SQL
13 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (23.53%) iSeries
14 8 (23.53%) AS400
15 7 (20.59%) Windows XP
15 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
15 7 (20.59%) Windows 7

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 15 (44.12%) MS Exchange
1 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2003
1 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2007
1 15 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (97.06%) WAN
2 18 (52.94%) Firewall
3 14 (41.18%) Wi-Fi
4 10 (29.41%) SAN
5 6 (17.65%) VPN
6 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.88%) VoIP
7 1 (2.94%) PBX
7 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.94%) Network Security
7 1 (2.94%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (2.94%) PABX
7 1 (2.94%) Internet
7 1 (2.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Field Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) IT Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) AIX Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) IT Support
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (5.88%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX Support
4 2 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.94%) Operations Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) AS400
1 8 (23.53%) iSeries
2 2 (5.88%) Open Source
2 2 (5.88%) HACMP
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (79.41%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (20.59%) Windows XP
3 7 (20.59%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.59%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.88%) AIX
4 2 (5.88%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.76%) ITIL
1 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (8.82%) Project Management
2 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.88%) Service Management
3 2 (5.88%) Six Sigma
3 2 (5.88%) Workflow
3 2 (5.88%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.94%) Line Management
4 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.88%) IBM AIX Certification
4 2 (5.88%) CCNP
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) CCIE
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.94%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 15 (44.12%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
1 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Cisco
2 18 (52.94%) VMware
3 10 (29.41%) NetApp
4 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.71%) WatchGuard
6 4 (11.76%) CA
7 3 (8.82%) HP
8 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.88%) IBM
8 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.94%) Altiris
9 1 (2.94%) Dell
9 1 (2.94%) Citrix
9 1 (2.94%) Juniper
Darlington, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Circa £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance, Overtime
Posted: 5 days ago