The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 4.08% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
LAN
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 30.61% 27.42% 36.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 19
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the North Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

LAN
Salary Trend in North Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the North Wales region.

LAN Salary Trend in North Wales

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 15 (88.24%) Cisco
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (58.82%) CCNA
4 10 (58.82%) VoIP
4 10 (58.82%) DPNSS
4 10 (58.82%) QSIG
5 9 (52.94%) ISO 9001
5 9 (52.94%) SLA
5 9 (52.94%) ITIL
6 8 (47.06%) PBX
6 8 (47.06%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (47.06%) Operations Management
6 8 (47.06%) Lync
7 6 (35.29%) HP
7 6 (35.29%) Wireless
8 5 (29.41%) Ruckus Wireless
8 5 (29.41%) Meraki
9 4 (23.53%) Network Security
10 3 (17.65%) CCNP
11 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
11 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
11 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
11 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
12 1 (5.88%) Degree
12 1 (5.88%) Legal
12 1 (5.88%) VMware
12 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
12 1 (5.88%) Mentoring

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 8 (47.06%) Lync
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (58.82%) DPNSS
2 10 (58.82%) QSIG
2 10 (58.82%) VoIP
3 8 (47.06%) PBX
4 6 (35.29%) Wireless
5 4 (23.53%) Network Security
6 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
General
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Professional Services Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) ITIL
2 8 (47.06%) Operations Management
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) CCNA
3 8 (47.06%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (17.65%) CCNP
5 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.88%) CCIE
6 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) ISO 9001
1 9 (52.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) Ruckus Wireless
3 5 (29.41%) Meraki
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft