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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 73 36 54
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 10 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.22% 4.21% 1.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.47% 24.32% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 10
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £37,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
118 111 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.34% 17.32% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 93 99 104
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +30.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £25,000 £24,500
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
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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -34 9 £27,500 -28.10% 6
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) Cisco
3 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) VMware
4 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (53.33%) ITIL
6 7 (46.67%) Citrix
6 7 (46.67%) Project Management
7 5 (33.33%) Firewall
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
10 2 (13.33%) SQL
10 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
10 2 (13.33%) NetApp
10 2 (13.33%) SAN
10 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
10 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (13.33%) SAN
5 1 (6.67%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Manager
1 7 (46.67%) ICT Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Field Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
5 1 (6.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
Tyneside
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: 22,000 to £30,000 + Car + Good Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago