The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 36 33 53
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 35 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.49% 5.90% 0.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.46% 27.06% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 2
Average salary £33,000 £28,125 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -7.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,450 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,750 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 85 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.31% 21.79% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 109 75 50
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,750 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £48,550 £51,500 £56,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Northamptonshire

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

LAN
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

LAN Salary Trend in Northampton

LAN
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Northampton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 67 (98.53%) WAN
2 45 (66.18%) Cisco
3 41 (60.29%) Windows
4 36 (52.94%) Linux
5 32 (47.06%) Apache
5 32 (47.06%) Tomcat
5 32 (47.06%) MySQL
6 29 (42.65%) SAN
6 29 (42.65%) Open Source
7 27 (39.71%) SaaS
7 27 (39.71%) IaaS
8 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (32.35%) ITIL
9 21 (30.88%) Project Management
10 19 (27.94%) Java
10 19 (27.94%) Google
10 19 (27.94%) Google Apps
11 18 (26.47%) Agile Project Management
11 18 (26.47%) CCNA
11 18 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
12 15 (22.06%) Oracle
12 15 (22.06%) OpenStack
12 15 (22.06%) hybris
13 12 (17.65%) VoIP
14 11 (16.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
16 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
16 9 (13.24%) Wireless
16 9 (13.24%) Incident Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 32 (47.06%) Apache
1 32 (47.06%) Tomcat
2 15 (22.06%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 27 (39.71%) SaaS
1 27 (39.71%) IaaS
2 19 (27.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 67 (98.53%) WAN
2 29 (42.65%) SAN
3 12 (17.65%) VoIP
4 9 (13.24%) Wireless
5 7 (10.29%) Network Security
6 4 (5.88%) Firewall
7 3 (4.41%) DHCP
7 3 (4.41%) VPN
7 3 (4.41%) DNS
8 2 (2.94%) OSPF
8 2 (2.94%) BGP
8 2 (2.94%) HSRP
8 2 (2.94%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.47%) WAAS
9 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.47%) VLAN
9 1 (1.47%) MPLS
9 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (47.06%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 10 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.29%) Law
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (39.71%) Analyst
2 26 (38.24%) Designer
3 25 (36.76%) Infrastructure Designer
4 21 (30.88%) Support Analyst
5 11 (16.18%) Network Analyst
6 10 (14.71%) Network Support
6 10 (14.71%) Network Support Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Network Designer
8 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (2.94%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.94%) Server Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) Storage Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) Network Team Leader
10 2 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
10 2 (2.94%) Network Architect
10 2 (2.94%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 29 (42.65%) Open Source
2 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.47%) PMI
2 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 41 (60.29%) Windows
2 36 (52.94%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) Windows NT
4 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (32.35%) ITIL
2 21 (30.88%) Project Management
3 18 (26.47%) Agile Project Management
4 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
4 9 (13.24%) Incident Management
5 8 (11.76%) ITSM
6 7 (10.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (10.29%) Network Design
6 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.94%) Time Management
9 1 (1.47%) Migration
9 1 (1.47%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.47%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) Java
2 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) CCNA
1 18 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (11.76%) MCP
3 7 (10.29%) CCIE
3 7 (10.29%) CCNP
3 7 (10.29%) MOS
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.94%) MCITP
5 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.47%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.47%) MCSE
6 1 (1.47%) MCSA
6 1 (1.47%) CCA
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 3 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.82%) XenServer
3 5 (7.35%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.41%) XenApp
5 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
1 1 (1.47%) SCOM
1 1 (1.47%) WSUS
1 1 (1.47%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 45 (66.18%) Cisco
2 19 (27.94%) Google
3 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.06%) Oracle
3 15 (22.06%) hybris
4 8 (11.76%) ServiceNow
4 8 (11.76%) Citrix
5 6 (8.82%) VMware
6 4 (5.88%) Juniper
7 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.41%) HP
7 3 (4.41%) IBM
8 2 (2.94%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.94%) F5
9 1 (1.47%) NetApp
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