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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 26 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 51 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 8.27% 5.94% 6.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.46% 26.62% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 21
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £27,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
123 139 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.94% 22.31% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 91 126 66
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Northampton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 108 (96.43%) WAN
2 71 (63.39%) Cisco
3 64 (57.14%) Windows
4 60 (53.57%) SAN
5 55 (49.11%) Linux
6 52 (46.43%) Apache
6 52 (46.43%) Tomcat
6 52 (46.43%) MySQL
7 44 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (39.29%) Data Centre
8 38 (33.93%) Microsoft
9 35 (31.25%) Open Source
10 29 (25.89%) OpenStack
10 29 (25.89%) Google Apps
10 29 (25.89%) Oracle
10 29 (25.89%) Java
10 29 (25.89%) Firewall
10 29 (25.89%) Law
11 26 (23.21%) Google
11 26 (23.21%) Hyper-V
12 21 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
13 20 (17.86%) TCP/IP
13 20 (17.86%) Project Management
14 19 (16.96%) Citrix
14 19 (16.96%) DHCP
14 19 (16.96%) XenServer
15 18 (16.07%) PowerShell
15 18 (16.07%) HP
16 17 (15.18%) Red Hat
16 17 (15.18%) MPLS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 52 (46.43%) Apache
1 52 (46.43%) Tomcat
2 29 (25.89%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.89%) Lync
4 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (25.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 108 (96.43%) WAN
2 60 (53.57%) SAN
3 29 (25.89%) Firewall
4 20 (17.86%) TCP/IP
5 19 (16.96%) DHCP
6 17 (15.18%) MPLS
7 16 (14.29%) VPN
7 16 (14.29%) HSRP
8 15 (13.39%) DNS
9 14 (12.50%) VLAN
9 14 (12.50%) Spanning Tree
10 11 (9.82%) VoIP
11 10 (8.93%) OSPF
11 10 (8.93%) BGP
12 9 (8.04%) WLAN
13 8 (7.14%) Wireless
14 6 (5.36%) Internet
15 4 (3.57%) SSL
15 4 (3.57%) PBX
15 4 (3.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (46.43%) MySQL
2 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Hudson
General
1 29 (25.89%) Law
2 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.57%) Legal
3 4 (3.57%) Billing
4 1 (0.89%) Finance
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
4 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (25.89%) Analyst
2 24 (21.43%) Infrastructure Designer
2 24 (21.43%) Designer
3 14 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 11 (9.82%) Network Analyst
5 8 (7.14%) Network Manager
5 8 (7.14%) Storage Analyst
5 8 (7.14%) Server Analyst
6 7 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 7 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.36%) Architect
7 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Senior Network Engineer
8 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.46%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.46%) Administrator
9 4 (3.57%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.68%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.50%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (39.29%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.14%) Kindle
3 2 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.89%) iPhone
4 1 (0.89%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 64 (57.14%) Windows
2 55 (49.11%) Linux
3 17 (15.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.36%) UNIX
4 6 (5.36%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.46%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (31.25%) Open Source
3 21 (18.75%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (17.86%) Project Management
5 16 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
6 13 (11.61%) ITIL
7 10 (8.93%) SDLC
8 9 (8.04%) Patch Management
9 6 (5.36%) Migration
10 5 (4.46%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (4.46%) Supplier Management
11 4 (3.57%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.57%) Logistics
11 4 (3.57%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.57%) Problem Management
11 4 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (3.57%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.57%) People Management
12 3 (2.68%) Coaching
12 3 (2.68%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.89%) Java
2 18 (16.07%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (10.71%) CCNP
2 10 (8.93%) CCNA
3 6 (5.36%) Degree
4 5 (4.46%) MCP
5 3 (2.68%) MOS
5 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.89%) MCSE
6 1 (0.89%) MCSA
6 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.89%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.29%) ISO 9001
2 6 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.46%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (23.21%) Hyper-V
2 19 (16.96%) XenServer
3 10 (8.93%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (9.82%) SCCM
2 2 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (63.39%) Cisco
2 38 (33.93%) Microsoft
3 29 (25.89%) Oracle
4 26 (23.21%) Google
5 19 (16.96%) Citrix
6 18 (16.07%) HP
7 17 (15.18%) Red Hat
7 17 (15.18%) IBM
8 5 (4.46%) VMware
9 4 (3.57%) Remedy
9 4 (3.57%) Juniper
10 1 (0.89%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.89%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.89%) Dell
10 1 (0.89%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.89%) NetApp
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X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, medical, good pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago