The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 33 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.34% 0.59% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.63% 5.88% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Average salary £29,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 - £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
LAN
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 34 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.02% 10.00% 28.23%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 63
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

LAN
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

LAN Salary Trend in Peterborough

LAN
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Peterborough

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Wireless
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) Firmware
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (18.75%) SLA
4 3 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) C++
4 3 (18.75%) LabVIEW
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
5 2 (12.50%) RIP
5 2 (12.50%) Network Management
5 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (12.50%) Cramer
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 2 (12.50%) OSPF
5 2 (12.50%) Remedy

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (31.25%) Wireless
3 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 2 (12.50%) BGP
5 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
5 2 (12.50%) OSPF
5 2 (12.50%) RIP
6 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
6 1 (6.25%) VoIP
6 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Architect
2 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (12.50%) Network Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Junior Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
1 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 2 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) Line Management
3 1 (6.25%) Network Design
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) C
1 3 (18.75%) C++
1 3 (18.75%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Firmware
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) Avaya
3 2 (12.50%) Cramer
3 2 (12.50%) Remedy
3 2 (12.50%) VMware