The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 10 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 11.11% - 2.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 45.45% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
LAN
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 24.44% 16.67% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 6
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

LAN
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

LAN Salary Trend in Oldham

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 12 (100.00%) WAN
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) DHCP
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (83.33%) Windows 8
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (83.33%) WLAN
3 10 (83.33%) ERP
3 10 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (83.33%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) Android
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) vSphere
5 1 (8.33%) NCDA
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
1 11 (91.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) WAN
2 11 (91.67%) DNS
2 11 (91.67%) DHCP
3 10 (83.33%) WLAN
3 10 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 10 (83.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Support Engineer
2 10 (83.33%) IT Support
2 10 (83.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 9 (75.00%) Desktop Support
3 9 (75.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 10 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) NCDA
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle