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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 40 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 52 43 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.64% 4.89% 5.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.11% 23.76% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 35
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
144 181 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.62% 20.59% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 109 164 129
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 0 46 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Kettering - 1 - - 2
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 131 (96.32%) WAN
2 81 (59.56%) Cisco
3 80 (58.82%) Windows
4 70 (51.47%) SAN
5 57 (41.91%) Linux
6 51 (37.50%) Apache
6 51 (37.50%) Tomcat
6 51 (37.50%) MySQL
6 51 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 45 (33.09%) Data Centre
8 38 (27.94%) Open Source
9 37 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (25.74%) Hyper-V
11 34 (25.00%) Firewall
12 33 (24.26%) Oracle
12 33 (24.26%) Java
12 33 (24.26%) Google Apps
13 31 (22.79%) OpenStack
13 31 (22.79%) Law
14 29 (21.32%) DHCP
15 27 (19.85%) Google
16 24 (17.65%) Project Management
17 22 (16.18%) TCP/IP
18 20 (14.71%) MPLS
18 20 (14.71%) VMware
19 19 (13.97%) Citrix
19 19 (13.97%) DNS
20 18 (13.24%) VPN
20 18 (13.24%) XenServer
20 18 (13.24%) HSRP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 51 (37.50%) Apache
1 51 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 31 (22.79%) OpenStack
3 9 (6.62%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.74%) Lync
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (9.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 33 (24.26%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 131 (96.32%) WAN
2 70 (51.47%) SAN
3 34 (25.00%) Firewall
4 29 (21.32%) DHCP
5 22 (16.18%) TCP/IP
6 20 (14.71%) MPLS
7 19 (13.97%) DNS
8 18 (13.24%) VPN
8 18 (13.24%) HSRP
9 16 (11.76%) VLAN
10 15 (11.03%) VoIP
11 14 (10.29%) OSPF
11 14 (10.29%) BGP
11 14 (10.29%) Spanning Tree
12 10 (7.35%) Wireless
12 10 (7.35%) WLAN
12 10 (7.35%) LDAP
13 6 (4.41%) Internet
14 4 (2.94%) SSL
14 4 (2.94%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Hudson
General
1 31 (22.79%) Law
2 7 (5.15%) Games
3 5 (3.68%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.94%) Legal
4 4 (2.94%) Billing
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Retail
5 1 (0.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (25.00%) Analyst
2 24 (17.65%) Designer
3 23 (16.91%) Infrastructure Designer
4 15 (11.03%) Network Engineer
5 12 (8.82%) Network Analyst
5 12 (8.82%) Network Manager
6 11 (8.09%) Infrastructure Manager
7 10 (7.35%) Support Analyst
8 9 (6.62%) Project Manager
9 8 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (5.88%) Storage Analyst
9 8 (5.88%) Server Analyst
10 7 (5.15%) Design Engineer
11 6 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
11 6 (4.41%) Service Analyst
11 6 (4.41%) IT Manager
12 5 (3.68%) Senior Network Engineer
12 5 (3.68%) Support Engineer
12 5 (3.68%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.76%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 45 (33.09%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.09%) Kindle
3 7 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.47%) Clustering
6 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.74%) iPhone
6 1 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 80 (58.82%) Windows
2 57 (41.91%) Linux
3 15 (11.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 7 (5.15%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.41%) UNIX
6 6 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.68%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.74%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.74%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.94%) Open Source
2 37 (27.21%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (17.65%) Project Management
4 17 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 13 (9.56%) ITIL
6 12 (8.82%) Agile Project Management
6 12 (8.82%) SDLC
7 9 (6.62%) Patch Management
8 7 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.41%) Network Design
9 6 (4.41%) Migration
10 5 (3.68%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (3.68%) Supplier Management
10 5 (3.68%) Service Delivery
11 4 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (2.94%) E-Commerce
11 4 (2.94%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.94%) Problem Management
11 4 (2.94%) Logistics
11 4 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.26%) Java
2 14 (10.29%) SQL
2 14 (10.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) CCNP
1 15 (11.03%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (8.09%) CCNA
3 8 (5.88%) Degree
4 5 (3.68%) MCP
5 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.21%) MOS
7 2 (1.47%) MCSE
7 2 (1.47%) MCSA
8 1 (0.74%) CCDP
8 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.74%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 8 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (5.15%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (25.74%) Hyper-V
2 18 (13.24%) XenServer
3 16 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 16 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.21%) vSphere
4 3 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (11.03%) SCCM
2 2 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (59.56%) Cisco
2 51 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 33 (24.26%) Oracle
4 27 (19.85%) Google
5 20 (14.71%) VMware
6 19 (13.97%) Citrix
7 15 (11.03%) Red Hat
8 14 (10.29%) HP
9 13 (9.56%) IBM
10 4 (2.94%) Juniper
10 4 (2.94%) Remedy
11 2 (1.47%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.47%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.74%) NetApp
12 1 (0.74%) Dell
12 1 (0.74%) SonicWALL
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £46,000 per annum + on call bonus + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton
First Point
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago