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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 9 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 14.02% 3.23% 6.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.00% 14.29% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 5
Average salary £47,000 £23,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £22,700 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £24,300 £26,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
20 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 18.69% 22.58% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 9
Average salary £47,000 £42,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.58% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £29,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in North Wales

LAN
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Conwy - 4 £48,500 -
Wrexham 0 2 £39,500 +68.08%
Denbighshire - 2 £45,000 -
LAN
Wales

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (89.47%) WAN
2 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco
4 12 (63.16%) CCNA
5 10 (52.63%) DPNSS
5 10 (52.63%) QSIG
5 10 (52.63%) VoIP
6 9 (47.37%) ISO 9001
6 9 (47.37%) SLA
6 9 (47.37%) ITIL
7 8 (42.11%) PBX
7 8 (42.11%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (42.11%) Operations Management
7 8 (42.11%) Lync
8 5 (26.32%) Network Security
9 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
9 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
9 4 (21.05%) Wireless
9 4 (21.05%) HP
10 3 (15.79%) Degree
10 3 (15.79%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (15.79%) Meraki
11 2 (10.53%) Change Control
11 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
11 2 (10.53%) Firewall
11 2 (10.53%) Web Development
11 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
11 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
11 2 (10.53%) Intranet
11 2 (10.53%) Internet

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (42.11%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) WAN
2 10 (52.63%) DPNSS
2 10 (52.63%) QSIG
2 10 (52.63%) VoIP
3 8 (42.11%) PBX
4 5 (26.32%) Network Security
5 4 (21.05%) Wireless
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall
6 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
6 2 (10.53%) Intranet
6 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Voice Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Professional Services Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 8 (42.11%) Operations Management
3 2 (10.53%) Change Control
3 2 (10.53%) Web Development
3 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.53%) PHP
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (63.16%) CCNA
3 8 (42.11%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) CCNP
7 1 (5.26%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) ISO 9001
1 9 (47.37%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Ruckus Wireless
3 3 (15.79%) Meraki
4 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) VMware