The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 45 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 34 37 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.91% 5.63% 2.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.88% 27.41% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 12
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £28,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £57,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
171 135 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 19.66% 20.55% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 161 120 89
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
East Midlands

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 -18 31 £47,500 +5.55% 4
LAN
East Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 77 (98.72%) WAN
2 48 (61.54%) Cisco
3 45 (57.69%) Windows
4 37 (47.44%) Linux
4 37 (47.44%) Apache
5 36 (46.15%) Tomcat
6 35 (44.87%) MySQL
7 33 (42.31%) SAN
8 28 (35.90%) Project Management
9 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (33.33%) Open Source
9 26 (33.33%) SaaS
9 26 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
9 26 (33.33%) IaaS
10 24 (30.77%) ITIL
11 21 (26.92%) Oracle
11 21 (26.92%) Java
11 21 (26.92%) Google
11 21 (26.92%) Google Apps
11 21 (26.92%) OpenStack
12 20 (25.64%) hybris
13 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
13 15 (19.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 14 (17.95%) UNIX
14 14 (17.95%) Migration
15 11 (14.10%) Red Hat
16 10 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
17 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
18 8 (10.26%) Citrix

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 37 (47.44%) Apache
2 36 (46.15%) Tomcat
3 21 (26.92%) OpenStack
4 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Office
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (33.33%) SaaS
1 26 (33.33%) IaaS
2 21 (26.92%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 77 (98.72%) WAN
2 33 (42.31%) SAN
3 5 (6.41%) Firewall
3 5 (6.41%) Wireless
4 4 (5.13%) VoIP
5 3 (3.85%) DHCP
5 3 (3.85%) Network Security
5 3 (3.85%) DNS
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.56%) VPN
7 1 (1.28%) WLAN
7 1 (1.28%) ADSL
7 1 (1.28%) ISDN
7 1 (1.28%) PSTN
7 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.28%) WAAS
7 1 (1.28%) FCoE
7 1 (1.28%) Internet
7 1 (1.28%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (44.87%) MySQL
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.69%) Law
3 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Infrastructure Designer
1 21 (26.92%) Designer
2 14 (17.95%) Project Manager
3 11 (14.10%) Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.97%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (6.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.41%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) IT Support
8 3 (3.85%) Service Desk Technician
8 3 (3.85%) Deployment Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (1.28%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.28%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (57.69%) Windows
2 37 (47.44%) Linux
3 14 (17.95%) UNIX
4 10 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.13%) Windows NT
6 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.28%) AIX
7 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Project Management
2 26 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 24 (30.77%) ITIL
4 14 (17.95%) Migration
5 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.28%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.92%) Java
2 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) MCP
2 7 (8.97%) MOS
2 7 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.41%) CCNP
3 5 (6.41%) CCNA
4 3 (3.85%) CCIE
5 2 (2.56%) MCITP
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.28%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (1.28%) CCSA
6 1 (1.28%) CCSE
6 1 (1.28%) CCA
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.28%) MCSE
6 1 (1.28%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
2 3 (3.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 7 (8.97%) XenServer
3 5 (6.41%) XenApp
3 5 (6.41%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) ARCserve
1 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.28%) WSUS
1 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 48 (61.54%) Cisco
2 21 (26.92%) Google
2 21 (26.92%) Oracle
3 20 (25.64%) hybris
4 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 11 (14.10%) Red Hat
6 8 (10.26%) Citrix
7 6 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 6 (7.69%) IBM
8 5 (6.41%) HP
9 4 (5.13%) VMware
10 3 (3.85%) Juniper
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + 15% bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
Telefonica
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago