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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 73 68 48
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 5 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.55% 0.61% 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 5.43% 18.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 24
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £30,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £41,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
72 92 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.31% 11.17% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 49 61 120
Average salary £35,000 £24,750 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.41% -35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £21,250 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
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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 -1 5 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Durham - 2 £52,500 -
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 30 (93.75%) WAN
2 24 (75.00%) Windows
3 14 (43.75%) Cisco
4 13 (40.63%) AS400
4 13 (40.63%) VMware
4 13 (40.63%) iSeries
5 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (25.00%) Firewall
8 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
8 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
8 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
9 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
10 5 (15.63%) HP
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.63%) SLA
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (15.63%) VPN
10 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
11 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
11 4 (12.50%) CCNA
11 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
1 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.13%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) WAN
2 8 (25.00%) Firewall
3 6 (18.75%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (15.63%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) VoIP
5 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (6.25%) DNS
6 2 (6.25%) PBX
6 2 (6.25%) DHCP
6 2 (6.25%) SAN
7 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security
7 1 (3.13%) Internet
7 1 (3.13%) MPLS
7 1 (3.13%) PABX
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) IT Manager
2 6 (18.75%) Field Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IT Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) AS400
1 13 (40.63%) iSeries
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
7 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL
2 2 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.13%) Line Management
3 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
3 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) CCIE
5 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) MCP
5 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.13%) HP ASE
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 2 (6.25%) XenApp
4 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) HP
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) WatchGuard
5 3 (9.38%) NetApp
6 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.25%) Dell
6 2 (6.25%) Citrix
7 1 (3.13%) Altiris
7 1 (3.13%) Lotus
7 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LSL Property Services
Salary: very competitive
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