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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 40 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 30 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.62% 4.79% 7.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 31.25% 22.96% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 24
Average salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £37,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
96 135 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.79% 20.87% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 82 128 66
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 30 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Northampton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 91 (96.81%) WAN
2 57 (60.64%) Cisco
3 49 (52.13%) Windows
4 48 (51.06%) SAN
5 41 (43.62%) Linux
6 38 (40.43%) Apache
6 38 (40.43%) Tomcat
6 38 (40.43%) MySQL
7 32 (34.04%) Open Source
8 29 (30.85%) Data Centre
8 29 (30.85%) Firewall
8 29 (30.85%) Law
9 28 (29.79%) Oracle
9 28 (29.79%) Java
9 28 (29.79%) Google Apps
10 26 (27.66%) OpenStack
11 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
13 21 (22.34%) Google
14 19 (20.21%) DHCP
15 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
15 18 (19.15%) MPLS
16 17 (18.09%) ISO 9001
17 16 (17.02%) HSRP
18 15 (15.96%) Hyper-V
18 15 (15.96%) DNS
19 14 (14.89%) VPN
19 14 (14.89%) VLAN
19 14 (14.89%) ISPF
19 14 (14.89%) Spanning Tree

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 38 (40.43%) Apache
1 38 (40.43%) Tomcat
2 26 (27.66%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.06%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.79%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 91 (96.81%) WAN
2 48 (51.06%) SAN
3 29 (30.85%) Firewall
4 19 (20.21%) DHCP
5 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
5 18 (19.15%) MPLS
6 16 (17.02%) HSRP
7 15 (15.96%) DNS
8 14 (14.89%) VPN
8 14 (14.89%) Spanning Tree
8 14 (14.89%) VLAN
9 13 (13.83%) VoIP
10 10 (10.64%) OSPF
10 10 (10.64%) BGP
11 9 (9.57%) WLAN
12 7 (7.45%) Wireless
13 6 (6.38%) Internet
14 4 (4.26%) SSL
14 4 (4.26%) LDAP
14 4 (4.26%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.43%) MySQL
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Hudson
General
1 29 (30.85%) Law
2 4 (4.26%) Legal
3 3 (3.19%) Billing
4 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Finance
5 1 (1.06%) Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) Infrastructure Designer
1 20 (21.28%) Designer
2 18 (19.15%) Analyst
3 14 (14.89%) Network Engineer
4 12 (12.77%) Network Analyst
5 8 (8.51%) Network Manager
6 7 (7.45%) Design Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.32%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Build Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Storage Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.26%) Server Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Network Support
9 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.19%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Network Support Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.89%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (30.85%) Data Centre
2 12 (12.77%) Kindle
3 2 (2.13%) Clustering
4 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (52.13%) Windows
2 41 (43.62%) Linux
3 12 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.26%) UNIX
5 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.19%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.04%) Open Source
2 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.70%) Project Management
4 10 (10.64%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (10.64%) SDLC
5 9 (9.57%) Patch Management
6 7 (7.45%) Network Design
7 6 (6.38%) ITIL
8 5 (5.32%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (5.32%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (4.26%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.26%) Supplier Management
9 4 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.26%) Migration
10 3 (3.19%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.19%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.19%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.19%) Logistics
10 3 (3.19%) Network Management
10 3 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.79%) Java
2 7 (7.45%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.83%) CCNP
1 13 (13.83%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (11.70%) CCNA
3 6 (6.38%) Degree
4 2 (2.13%) MCP
4 2 (2.13%) MOS
5 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.06%) MCSE
5 1 (1.06%) MCSA
5 1 (1.06%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.09%) ISO 9001
2 6 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (15.96%) Hyper-V
2 10 (10.64%) Active Directory
3 9 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (8.51%) XenServer
5 1 (1.06%) vSphere
5 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) SCCM
2 2 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 57 (60.64%) Cisco
2 28 (29.79%) Oracle
3 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
4 21 (22.34%) Google
5 12 (12.77%) Red Hat
6 9 (9.57%) VMware
7 8 (8.51%) Citrix
8 7 (7.45%) HP
9 6 (6.38%) IBM
10 3 (3.19%) Juniper
10 3 (3.19%) Remedy
11 2 (2.13%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.13%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.06%) NetApp
12 1 (1.06%) Dell
12 1 (1.06%) SonicWALL
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Limited
Salary: £50k per annum + car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago