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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 8 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 13.33% - 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 46.15% - 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £22,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
13 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 28.89% 31.71% 25.21%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 29
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £26,222
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% +23.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 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 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (83.33%) WLAN
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) WLAN
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) IT Support
1 5 (83.33%) Support Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp