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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 49 52 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Permanent jobs citing LAN 34 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.84% 3.62% 5.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% 18.93% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 33
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £37,650 £27,600
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
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
119 169 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.43% 19.10% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 103 159 120
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 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 31 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 30 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Kettering - 1 - -
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 114 (96.61%) WAN
2 72 (61.02%) Cisco
3 67 (56.78%) Windows
4 61 (51.69%) SAN
5 48 (40.68%) Linux
6 42 (35.59%) Apache
6 42 (35.59%) Tomcat
6 42 (35.59%) MySQL
7 40 (33.90%) Microsoft
8 36 (30.51%) Data Centre
9 35 (29.66%) Open Source
10 34 (28.81%) Firewall
11 31 (26.27%) Oracle
11 31 (26.27%) Java
11 31 (26.27%) Google Apps
12 29 (24.58%) OpenStack
12 29 (24.58%) Hyper-V
12 29 (24.58%) DHCP
12 29 (24.58%) Law
13 26 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (20.34%) Google
15 21 (17.80%) MPLS
15 21 (17.80%) VMware
16 20 (16.95%) TCP/IP
17 19 (16.10%) DNS
18 18 (15.25%) Project Management
18 18 (15.25%) HSRP
19 17 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
19 17 (14.41%) VPN
19 17 (14.41%) ISO 9001

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 42 (35.59%) Apache
1 42 (35.59%) Tomcat
2 29 (24.58%) OpenStack
3 5 (4.24%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.85%) Lync
5 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (26.27%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 114 (96.61%) WAN
2 61 (51.69%) SAN
3 34 (28.81%) Firewall
4 29 (24.58%) DHCP
5 21 (17.80%) MPLS
6 20 (16.95%) TCP/IP
7 19 (16.10%) DNS
8 18 (15.25%) HSRP
9 17 (14.41%) VPN
10 16 (13.56%) VoIP
10 16 (13.56%) VLAN
11 14 (11.86%) Spanning Tree
11 14 (11.86%) OSPF
11 14 (11.86%) BGP
12 11 (9.32%) WLAN
13 10 (8.47%) LDAP
13 10 (8.47%) Wireless
14 6 (5.08%) Internet
15 5 (4.24%) IPsec
15 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (35.59%) MySQL
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Hudson
General
1 29 (24.58%) Law
2 7 (5.93%) Games
3 4 (3.39%) Legal
4 3 (2.54%) Billing
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Finance
6 1 (0.85%) Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (22.03%) Analyst
2 22 (18.64%) Designer
3 21 (17.80%) Infrastructure Designer
4 15 (12.71%) Network Engineer
5 12 (10.17%) Network Analyst
5 12 (10.17%) Network Manager
6 10 (8.47%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (8.47%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.78%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (6.78%) Design Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.08%) IT Manager
9 6 (5.08%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Storage Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) Server Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) Build Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Technology Manager
10 5 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.56%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (30.51%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.17%) Kindle
3 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 67 (56.78%) Windows
2 48 (40.68%) Linux
3 13 (11.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (5.08%) Windows XP
5 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.39%) UNIX
6 4 (3.39%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.54%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.66%) Open Source
2 26 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.25%) Project Management
4 11 (9.32%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (9.32%) SDLC
5 9 (7.63%) Patch Management
6 7 (5.93%) ITIL
6 7 (5.93%) Network Design
6 7 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (5.08%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (4.24%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (4.24%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.39%) Migration
9 4 (3.39%) Supplier Management
9 4 (3.39%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.54%) Network Management
10 3 (2.54%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.54%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.54%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (26.27%) Java
2 14 (11.86%) SQL
3 8 (6.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) CCNP
1 15 (12.71%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (9.32%) CCNA
3 8 (6.78%) Degree
4 2 (1.69%) MOS
4 2 (1.69%) MCP
4 2 (1.69%) MCSE
4 2 (1.69%) MCSA
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.85%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CCDP
5 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.41%) ISO 9001
2 8 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.39%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (24.58%) Hyper-V
2 17 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (10.17%) XenServer
4 11 (9.32%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.54%) vSphere
5 3 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (12.71%) SCCM
2 2 (1.69%) SCOM
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 72 (61.02%) Cisco
2 40 (33.90%) Microsoft
3 31 (26.27%) Oracle
4 24 (20.34%) Google
5 21 (17.80%) VMware
6 13 (11.02%) Citrix
6 13 (11.02%) Red Hat
7 9 (7.63%) HP
8 7 (5.93%) IBM
9 3 (2.54%) Juniper
9 3 (2.54%) Remedy
10 2 (1.69%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.69%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.85%) NetApp
11 1 (0.85%) Dell
11 1 (0.85%) SonicWALL
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago