The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 30 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.27% 0.73% 3.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 3.33% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
LAN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.66% 21.90% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 30
Median salary £38,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

LAN
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

LAN Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

LAN
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +9 2 £38,000 +8.57% 1
LAN
UK

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for LAN.

1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) Tandberg
4 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (37.50%) Cacti
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (37.50%) VirtualBox
4 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
4 3 (37.50%) logstash
4 3 (37.50%) Pingdom
4 3 (37.50%) Rsyslog
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) LAMP
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Unix
4 3 (37.50%) SMTP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Skype for Business
2 2 (25.00%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) DMZ
2 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) HTTP
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) NetScaler
2 3 (37.50%) SMTP
2 3 (37.50%) SNMP
2 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Unix Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) IT Services Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
1 3 (37.50%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Mac OS X
2 3 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Logistics
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Process Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Service Design
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VirtualBox
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Cacti
1 3 (37.50%) logstash
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
1 3 (37.50%) Pingdom
1 3 (37.50%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) CheckPoint
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) Dell
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Tandberg
2 2 (25.00%) VMware