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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 63 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 16 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.08% 1.26% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.39% 10.99% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 15
Average salary £45,000 £32,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £24,450 £21,520
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,250 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 91 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 11.30% 11.43% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 65 65 116
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,405
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 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 7 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 -8 6 £27,500 -14.72% 2
Durham - 3 £52,500 - 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 7 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 16 (50.00%) Cisco
4 14 (43.75%) VMware
5 12 (37.50%) AS400
5 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (37.50%) iSeries
6 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (31.25%) Firewall
7 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
7 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
10 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
10 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
10 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
10 5 (15.63%) NetApp
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (15.63%) HP
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.63%) SLA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
1 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.13%) Lync
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) WAN
2 10 (31.25%) Firewall
3 8 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (15.63%) VPN
5 4 (12.50%) SAN
6 3 (9.38%) VoIP
6 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (6.25%) PBX
7 2 (6.25%) DHCP
7 2 (6.25%) DNS
8 1 (3.13%) Internet
8 1 (3.13%) MPLS
8 1 (3.13%) PABX
8 1 (3.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.13%) Network Security
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) IT Manager
2 8 (25.00%) Field Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.25%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) AS400
1 12 (37.50%) iSeries
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
6 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 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%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.13%) Line Management
3 1 (3.13%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
3 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) CCNA
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MCSE
3 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) CCIE
4 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) HP ASE
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) XenApp
3 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 5 (15.63%) NetApp
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) HP
4 4 (12.50%) WatchGuard
5 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.25%) Dell
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) CA
6 1 (3.13%) Lotus
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.13%) Altiris
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago