The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 22 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 85 44 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.33% 4.73% 6.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.20% 25.58% 29.50%
Number of salaries quoted 67 39 38
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
LAN
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
184 172 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.20% 18.47% 20.84%
Number of salaries quoted 147 146 114
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 Northamptonshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

LAN
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +19 66 £42,500 - 6
Kettering - 5 £30,000 -
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

1 128 (96.24%) WAN
2 83 (62.41%) Cisco
3 79 (59.40%) Windows
4 70 (52.63%) SAN
5 60 (45.11%) Microsoft
5 60 (45.11%) Linux
6 54 (40.60%) MySQL
6 54 (40.60%) Apache
6 54 (40.60%) Tomcat
7 47 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (31.58%) Hyper-V
9 33 (24.81%) Open Source
10 31 (23.31%) Firewall
10 31 (23.31%) Law
11 29 (21.80%) Project Management
12 27 (20.30%) Citrix
12 27 (20.30%) DHCP
13 26 (19.55%) Oracle
13 26 (19.55%) Java
13 26 (19.55%) XenServer
13 26 (19.55%) OpenStack
13 26 (19.55%) Google Apps
14 25 (18.80%) Capacity Planning
15 24 (18.05%) Google
16 23 (17.29%) HP
17 22 (16.54%) TCP/IP
17 22 (16.54%) PowerShell
18 21 (15.79%) IBM
19 20 (15.04%) Agile Project Management
20 18 (13.53%) HSRP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 54 (40.60%) Apache
1 54 (40.60%) Tomcat
2 26 (19.55%) OpenStack
3 9 (6.77%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.75%) Lync
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.77%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 26 (19.55%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 128 (96.24%) WAN
2 70 (52.63%) SAN
3 31 (23.31%) Firewall
4 27 (20.30%) DHCP
5 22 (16.54%) TCP/IP
6 18 (13.53%) HSRP
6 18 (13.53%) DNS
6 18 (13.53%) MPLS
7 17 (12.78%) VPN
8 14 (10.53%) Spanning Tree
8 14 (10.53%) VLAN
9 13 (9.77%) OSPF
9 13 (9.77%) BGP
10 12 (9.02%) VoIP
11 11 (8.27%) Wireless
12 9 (6.77%) WLAN
12 9 (6.77%) LDAP
13 6 (4.51%) Internet
14 4 (3.01%) PBX
14 4 (3.01%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (40.60%) MySQL
2 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Hudson
General
1 31 (23.31%) Law
2 7 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.51%) Games
4 4 (3.01%) Legal
4 4 (3.01%) Billing
5 1 (0.75%) Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (29.32%) Analyst
2 21 (15.79%) Designer
2 21 (15.79%) Infrastructure Designer
3 14 (10.53%) Network Engineer
4 12 (9.02%) Network Manager
5 10 (7.52%) Service Analyst
5 10 (7.52%) Infrastructure Architect
5 10 (7.52%) Infrastructure Manager
5 10 (7.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (7.52%) Server Analyst
5 10 (7.52%) Storage Analyst
5 10 (7.52%) Architect
6 9 (6.77%) Network Analyst
7 8 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (6.02%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.26%) Administrator
8 7 (5.26%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.51%) IT Manager
10 5 (3.76%) Technology Manager
10 5 (3.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.03%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.81%) Open Source
2 7 (5.26%) Kindle
3 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.50%) Clustering
6 1 (0.75%) iPhone
6 1 (0.75%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 79 (59.40%) Windows
2 60 (45.11%) Linux
3 14 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 6 (4.51%) UNIX
5 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.76%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.75%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.34%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (21.80%) Project Management
3 25 (18.80%) Capacity Planning
4 20 (15.04%) Agile Project Management
5 16 (12.03%) ITIL
6 6 (4.51%) Migration
7 5 (3.76%) Coaching
7 5 (3.76%) Supplier Management
7 5 (3.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.01%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.01%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.01%) Logistics
8 4 (3.01%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.01%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (3.01%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.01%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.01%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (3.01%) People Management
9 3 (2.26%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.50%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.55%) Java
2 22 (16.54%) PowerShell
3 13 (9.77%) SQL
4 1 (0.75%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (10.53%) CCNP
1 14 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (6.77%) CCNA
3 8 (6.02%) Degree
4 7 (5.26%) MCP
5 5 (3.76%) MOS
6 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.50%) MCSE
7 2 (1.50%) MCSA
8 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.75%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.75%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.03%) ISO 9001
2 6 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.76%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (31.58%) Hyper-V
2 26 (19.55%) XenServer
3 12 (9.02%) Active Directory
4 10 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.50%) vSphere
6 1 (0.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (1.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 83 (62.41%) Cisco
2 60 (45.11%) Microsoft
3 27 (20.30%) Citrix
4 26 (19.55%) Oracle
5 24 (18.05%) Google
6 23 (17.29%) HP
7 21 (15.79%) IBM
8 14 (10.53%) Red Hat
8 14 (10.53%) VMware
9 4 (3.01%) Juniper
9 4 (3.01%) Remedy
10 1 (0.75%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.75%) SonicWALL
10 1 (0.75%) ProCurve
10 1 (0.75%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.75%) F5
10 1 (0.75%) Meraki
10 1 (0.75%) NetApp
10 1 (0.75%) Dell
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