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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 18 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 66 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 10.22% 5.62% 6.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 49.62% 27.48% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 23
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
133 131 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 20.59% 20.44% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 102 117 71
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Northampton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 104 (96.30%) WAN
2 66 (61.11%) Cisco
3 60 (55.56%) Windows
4 56 (51.85%) SAN
5 51 (47.22%) Linux
6 48 (44.44%) Apache
6 48 (44.44%) Tomcat
6 48 (44.44%) MySQL
7 43 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
9 31 (28.70%) Open Source
10 30 (27.78%) Law
11 27 (25.00%) Firewall
12 26 (24.07%) Hyper-V
13 24 (22.22%) Oracle
13 24 (22.22%) Java
13 24 (22.22%) OpenStack
13 24 (22.22%) Google Apps
14 22 (20.37%) Google
15 21 (19.44%) Capacity Planning
16 20 (18.52%) TCP/IP
16 20 (18.52%) Project Management
17 19 (17.59%) Citrix
17 19 (17.59%) DHCP
17 19 (17.59%) XenServer
18 18 (16.67%) PowerShell
18 18 (16.67%) HP
19 17 (15.74%) IBM
20 16 (14.81%) VPN
20 16 (14.81%) ISO 9001

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 48 (44.44%) Apache
1 48 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 24 (22.22%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.93%) Lync
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.22%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 104 (96.30%) WAN
2 56 (51.85%) SAN
3 27 (25.00%) Firewall
4 20 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 19 (17.59%) DHCP
6 16 (14.81%) VPN
6 16 (14.81%) MPLS
6 16 (14.81%) HSRP
7 15 (13.89%) DNS
8 14 (12.96%) Spanning Tree
9 13 (12.04%) VLAN
10 10 (9.26%) OSPF
10 10 (9.26%) BGP
10 10 (9.26%) VoIP
11 8 (7.41%) WLAN
11 8 (7.41%) Wireless
12 6 (5.56%) Internet
13 4 (3.70%) SSL
13 4 (3.70%) PBX
13 4 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (44.44%) MySQL
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Hudson
General
1 30 (27.78%) Law
2 7 (6.48%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.70%) Legal
3 4 (3.70%) Billing
4 1 (0.93%) Finance
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (26.85%) Analyst
2 20 (18.52%) Infrastructure Designer
2 20 (18.52%) Designer
3 13 (12.04%) Network Engineer
4 10 (9.26%) Architect
4 10 (9.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (8.33%) Network Analyst
5 9 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 8 (7.41%) Network Manager
6 8 (7.41%) Server Analyst
6 8 (7.41%) Storage Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.63%) Administrator
8 5 (4.63%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.63%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (2.78%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.96%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.70%) Open Source
2 7 (6.48%) Kindle
3 2 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.93%) iPhone
4 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 60 (55.56%) Windows
2 51 (47.22%) Linux
3 14 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.56%) UNIX
4 6 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.44%) Capacity Planning
3 20 (18.52%) Project Management
4 16 (14.81%) Agile Project Management
5 15 (13.89%) ITIL
6 6 (5.56%) Migration
7 5 (4.63%) Supplier Management
7 5 (4.63%) Coaching
8 4 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.70%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.70%) People Management
8 4 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (3.70%) Logistics
8 4 (3.70%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.70%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.78%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.85%) BCP
10 2 (1.85%) Network Design
10 2 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.22%) Java
2 18 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (10.19%) CCNP
2 9 (8.33%) CCNA
3 7 (6.48%) MCP
4 6 (5.56%) Degree
5 5 (4.63%) MOS
6 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.93%) MCSE
7 1 (0.93%) MCSA
7 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.93%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.81%) ISO 9001
2 5 (4.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.63%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (24.07%) Hyper-V
2 19 (17.59%) XenServer
3 10 (9.26%) Active Directory
4 4 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (9.26%) SCCM
2 2 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (61.11%) Cisco
2 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 24 (22.22%) Oracle
4 22 (20.37%) Google
5 19 (17.59%) Citrix
6 18 (16.67%) HP
7 17 (15.74%) IBM
8 14 (12.96%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.70%) Juniper
9 4 (3.70%) Remedy
9 4 (3.70%) VMware
10 1 (0.93%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.93%) Dell
10 1 (0.93%) NetApp
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