The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 46 47 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 26 27 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.56% 4.07% 6.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.53% 23.08% 33.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 25
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £36,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
LAN
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
98 117 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 13.42% 17.65% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 86 111 71
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Northampton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 76 (100.00%) WAN
2 49 (64.47%) Windows
3 48 (63.16%) SAN
4 47 (61.84%) Cisco
5 40 (52.63%) Linux
6 37 (48.68%) Apache
6 37 (48.68%) Tomcat
6 37 (48.68%) MySQL
7 32 (42.11%) Open Source
8 28 (36.84%) Google Apps
8 28 (36.84%) Oracle
8 28 (36.84%) Java
9 26 (34.21%) OpenStack
10 23 (30.26%) Data Centre
11 22 (28.95%) Law
12 21 (27.63%) Google
13 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
15 17 (22.37%) Firewall
16 14 (18.42%) Hyper-V
16 14 (18.42%) ISO 9001
17 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
17 13 (17.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 11 (14.47%) Kindle
18 11 (14.47%) Active Directory
18 11 (14.47%) DHCP
18 11 (14.47%) VoIP
19 10 (13.16%) MPLS
19 10 (13.16%) Project Management
20 9 (11.84%) Cisco Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 37 (48.68%) Apache
1 37 (48.68%) Tomcat
2 26 (34.21%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (36.84%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (100.00%) WAN
2 48 (63.16%) SAN
3 17 (22.37%) Firewall
4 11 (14.47%) DHCP
4 11 (14.47%) VoIP
5 10 (13.16%) MPLS
6 8 (10.53%) OSPF
6 8 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 8 (10.53%) VLAN
6 8 (10.53%) HSRP
7 7 (9.21%) Spanning Tree
7 7 (9.21%) BGP
7 7 (9.21%) DNS
8 4 (5.26%) VPN
8 4 (5.26%) WLAN
8 4 (5.26%) LDAP
9 2 (2.63%) PBX
9 2 (2.63%) EIGRP
9 2 (2.63%) Network Security
9 2 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (48.68%) MySQL
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
General
1 22 (28.95%) Law
2 3 (3.95%) Legal
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Finance
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Designer
1 21 (27.63%) Infrastructure Designer
2 13 (17.11%) Analyst
3 9 (11.84%) Network Engineer
4 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Network Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Design Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (6.58%) Build Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Network Support
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.26%) Administrator
6 4 (5.26%) Network Support Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Architect
7 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Network Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.26%) Data Centre
2 11 (14.47%) Kindle
3 2 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 49 (64.47%) Windows
2 40 (52.63%) Linux
3 13 (17.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.95%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.63%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) Open Source
2 20 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.16%) Project Management
4 9 (11.84%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (10.53%) SDLC
6 7 (9.21%) Patch Management
6 7 (9.21%) Network Design
7 4 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.95%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (2.63%) Network Management
9 2 (2.63%) Security Architecture
9 2 (2.63%) BCP
9 2 (2.63%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.63%) ITIL
10 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.32%) CRM
10 1 (1.32%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.84%) Java
2 6 (7.89%) PowerShell
3 5 (6.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) CCNP
1 9 (11.84%) CCNA
1 9 (11.84%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (2.63%) MOS
3 2 (2.63%) MCP
4 1 (1.32%) MCSE
4 1 (1.32%) MCSA
4 1 (1.32%) CCDP
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (18.42%) ISO 9001
2 5 (6.58%) SLA
3 3 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (18.42%) Hyper-V
2 11 (14.47%) Active Directory
3 9 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.21%) XenServer
5 1 (1.32%) vSphere
5 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) SCCM
2 2 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (61.84%) Cisco
2 28 (36.84%) Oracle
3 21 (27.63%) Google
4 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 13 (17.11%) Red Hat
6 9 (11.84%) VMware
7 7 (9.21%) Citrix
8 6 (7.89%) HP
9 5 (6.58%) IBM
10 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.63%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.32%) SonicWALL
11 1 (1.32%) NetApp
11 1 (1.32%) Dell
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Posted: Yesterday
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