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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 31 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.01% 3.03% 3.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.00% 13.64% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +29.62%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
25 22 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 12.63% 22.22% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 29
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 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 28 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Tandberg
2 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) assyst
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) DMZ
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Process Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall

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 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) DMZ
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support
1 2 (66.67%) Network Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Process Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Process Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Supplier Management
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Tandberg
2 1 (33.33%) VMware