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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 58 73 74
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 18 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.57% 1.58% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.17% 21.82% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 6
Median salary £38,500 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.92% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £22,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
127 55 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 18.14% 7.23% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 111 40 76
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,680 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £51,459
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +9 15 £38,500 +20.31% 1
Durham +9 1 £32,500 +44.44%
Northumberland - 1 £45,000 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 37 (90.24%) WAN
2 24 (58.54%) Firewall
3 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (41.46%) Cisco
5 16 (39.02%) CCNP
6 15 (36.59%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (24.39%) Customer Engagement
7 10 (24.39%) CCNA
7 10 (24.39%) VPN
7 10 (24.39%) VoIP
8 9 (21.95%) VMware
8 9 (21.95%) SolarWinds
8 9 (21.95%) vSphere
9 8 (19.51%) Linux
10 6 (14.63%) Wireless
10 6 (14.63%) Unix
11 5 (12.20%) DNS
11 5 (12.20%) DHCP
11 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
11 5 (12.20%) BGP
11 5 (12.20%) Network Security
12 4 (9.76%) CentOS
12 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
12 4 (9.76%) ZABBIX
12 4 (9.76%) nginx
12 4 (9.76%) Gluster
12 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
12 4 (9.76%) Change Control
12 4 (9.76%) Redis
12 4 (9.76%) Puppet

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 4 (9.76%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
1 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (90.24%) WAN
2 24 (58.54%) Firewall
3 15 (36.59%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (24.39%) VoIP
4 10 (24.39%) VPN
5 6 (14.63%) Wireless
6 5 (12.20%) BGP
6 5 (12.20%) DHCP
6 5 (12.20%) DNS
6 5 (12.20%) Network Security
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (9.76%) IPsec
7 4 (9.76%) LDAP
7 4 (9.76%) SSH
7 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.44%) ADSL
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.44%) MPLS
8 1 (2.44%) VLAN
8 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
1 4 (9.76%) MySQL
1 4 (9.76%) Redis
1 4 (9.76%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Network Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Network Support
3 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.63%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Administrator
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Support
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) ICT Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) IT Support
9 1 (2.44%) IT Technician
9 1 (2.44%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Network Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.44%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) PKI
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Unix
3 4 (9.76%) CentOS
3 4 (9.76%) Solaris
4 2 (4.88%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) AIX
5 1 (2.44%) Kali Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (9.76%) Change Control
2 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
2 4 (9.76%) Service Management
3 3 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.44%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.44%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.44%) Information Security
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL
4 1 (2.44%) Network Management
4 1 (2.44%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.44%) Project Management
4 1 (2.44%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.44%) Server Building
4 1 (2.44%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) PHP
1 4 (9.76%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (39.02%) CCNP
3 10 (24.39%) CCNA
4 1 (2.44%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.44%) HNC
4 1 (2.44%) HND
4 1 (2.44%) MCSA
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) vSphere
2 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.76%) Gluster
3 4 (9.76%) LXC
3 4 (9.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Ansible
1 4 (9.76%) Graphite
1 4 (9.76%) Graylog
1 4 (9.76%) HAProxy
1 4 (9.76%) Icinga
1 4 (9.76%) logstash
1 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
1 4 (9.76%) Salt
1 4 (9.76%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.44%) Nessus
2 1 (2.44%) Nmap
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Cisco
2 9 (21.95%) SolarWinds
2 9 (21.95%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.44%) IBM