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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 54 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 31 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.88% 1.50% 0.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.30% 16.90% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 5
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,350 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £51,750 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
139 71 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.42% 8.86% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 125 48 59
Median salary £33,500 £35,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,700 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £40,000 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +19 31 £35,000 +27.27% 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (93.02%) WAN
2 20 (46.51%) Firewall
3 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (34.88%) CCNP
4 15 (34.88%) Cisco
5 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (25.58%) VMware
7 10 (23.26%) VPN
7 10 (23.26%) Customer Engagement
8 8 (18.60%) CCNA
9 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
9 7 (16.28%) Linux
9 7 (16.28%) VoIP
9 7 (16.28%) SolarWinds
9 7 (16.28%) vSphere
10 6 (13.95%) Wireless
10 6 (13.95%) Unix
11 5 (11.63%) Windows
11 5 (11.63%) DNS
11 5 (11.63%) DHCP
11 5 (11.63%) Network Security
12 4 (9.30%) Change Control
12 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
12 4 (9.30%) Solaris
12 4 (9.30%) Service Management
12 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
12 4 (9.30%) BGP
12 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
12 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
12 4 (9.30%) Cisco Wireless

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 3 (6.98%) nginx
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (93.02%) WAN
2 20 (46.51%) Firewall
3 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (23.26%) VPN
5 7 (16.28%) VoIP
6 6 (13.95%) Wireless
7 5 (11.63%) DHCP
7 5 (11.63%) DNS
7 5 (11.63%) Network Security
8 4 (9.30%) BGP
8 4 (9.30%) Cisco Wireless
8 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.98%) IPsec
9 3 (6.98%) LDAP
9 3 (6.98%) SSH
10 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
11 1 (2.33%) VLAN
11 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.98%) MySQL
1 3 (6.98%) Redis
1 3 (6.98%) TokuMX
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.60%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Network Support
3 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco Support
8 2 (4.65%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) IT Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.33%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) NHS
2 2 (4.65%) PKI
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) Unix
3 5 (11.63%) Windows
4 4 (9.30%) Solaris
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.98%) CentOS
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) AIX
7 1 (2.33%) Kali Linux
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (9.30%) Change Control
2 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
2 4 (9.30%) Service Management
3 3 (6.98%) Data Protection
3 3 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
4 2 (4.65%) ITIL
5 1 (2.33%) Information Security
5 1 (2.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.33%) Network Design
5 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.33%) Product Management
5 1 (2.33%) Project Management
5 1 (2.33%) Server Building
5 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.33%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) PHP
1 3 (6.98%) Python
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (34.88%) CCNP
3 8 (18.60%) CCNA
4 1 (2.33%) APMP
4 1 (2.33%) CCIE
4 1 (2.33%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
1 7 (16.28%) vSphere
2 3 (6.98%) Gluster
2 3 (6.98%) LXC
2 3 (6.98%) NFS
3 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Ansible
1 3 (6.98%) Graphite
1 3 (6.98%) Graylog
1 3 (6.98%) HAProxy
1 3 (6.98%) Icinga
1 3 (6.98%) logstash
1 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.98%) Puppet
1 3 (6.98%) Salt
1 3 (6.98%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) Nessus
2 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.33%) Nmap
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Cisco
2 11 (25.58%) VMware
3 7 (16.28%) SolarWinds
4 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.33%) EMC
6 1 (2.33%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Symantec