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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 49 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 33 49 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.43% 6.52% 7.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.30% 37.12% 42.34%
Number of salaries quoted 9 49 53
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
171 132 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.95% 17.58% 18.74%
Number of salaries quoted 99 123 124
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -16 28 £46,250 +23.33% 2
Kettering - 4 £41,500 -
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 62 (91.18%) WAN
2 52 (76.47%) Windows
3 49 (72.06%) Linux
3 49 (72.06%) SAN
4 48 (70.59%) Cisco
5 42 (61.76%) MySQL
6 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (50.00%) Apache
7 34 (50.00%) Tomcat
8 33 (48.53%) Open Source
9 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
10 28 (41.18%) Oracle
10 28 (41.18%) Google
11 26 (38.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 26 (38.24%) Red Hat
12 23 (33.82%) Data Centre
12 23 (33.82%) Translating Business Requirements
13 20 (29.41%) Windows Server
13 20 (29.41%) Google Apps
13 20 (29.41%) OpenStack
13 20 (29.41%) Java
14 18 (26.47%) Citrix
14 18 (26.47%) Hyper-V
15 17 (25.00%) HP
16 16 (23.53%) PowerShell
17 15 (22.06%) IBM
17 15 (22.06%) Capacity Planning
18 10 (14.71%) XenServer
18 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
18 10 (14.71%) NetApp

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 34 (50.00%) Apache
1 34 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 20 (29.41%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (13.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.41%) Google Apps
2 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (91.18%) WAN
2 49 (72.06%) SAN
3 8 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.82%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (8.82%) Firewall
4 6 (8.82%) iSCSI
4 6 (8.82%) VPN
5 3 (4.41%) MPLS
5 3 (4.41%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (4.41%) VLAN
5 3 (4.41%) VoIP
5 3 (4.41%) Wireless
6 2 (2.94%) ADSL
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.94%) OSPF
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (1.47%) Network Security
7 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (61.76%) MySQL
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.76%) MongoDB
3 8 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.82%) KDB
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) GDB
General
1 6 (8.82%) French Language
1 6 (8.82%) German Language
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Law
3 2 (2.94%) Legal
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Designer
1 20 (29.41%) Infrastructure Designer
2 10 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (14.71%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (14.71%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (13.24%) Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Technical Support
5 6 (8.82%) Linux Support
5 6 (8.82%) Linux Support Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Unix Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Unix Support
5 6 (8.82%) Unix Support Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Support Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.94%) CMDB
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 52 (76.47%) Windows
2 49 (72.06%) Linux
3 26 (38.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.76%) Ubuntu
6 6 (8.82%) Unix
7 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (48.53%) Open Source
3 23 (33.82%) Translating Business Requirements
4 15 (22.06%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (8.82%) CRM
6 5 (7.35%) Project Management
7 3 (4.41%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.94%) ITIL
8 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.47%) Change Management
9 1 (1.47%) Email Filtering
9 1 (1.47%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.47%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.47%) Network Design
9 1 (1.47%) Service Management
9 1 (1.47%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.47%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) Java
2 16 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 6 (8.82%) AWK
4 6 (8.82%) C
4 6 (8.82%) sed
4 6 (8.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) CCNP
1 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.88%) CCNA
3 2 (2.94%) MCSA
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.47%) CCDP
4 1 (1.47%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (26.47%) Hyper-V
2 10 (14.71%) XenServer
3 8 (11.76%) XenApp
4 7 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (8.82%) NFS
6 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Ansible
1 8 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (11.76%) Puppet
2 6 (8.82%) NetBackup
2 6 (8.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (70.59%) Cisco
2 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
3 28 (41.18%) Google
3 28 (41.18%) Oracle
4 26 (38.24%) Red Hat
5 18 (26.47%) Citrix
6 17 (25.00%) HP
7 15 (22.06%) IBM
8 10 (14.71%) NetApp
9 7 (10.29%) VMware
10 6 (8.82%) CommVault
11 2 (2.94%) Juniper
11 2 (2.94%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.47%) Avaya
12 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.47%) F5
12 1 (1.47%) Motorola
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