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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 35 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 9 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.74% 3.08% 3.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.86% 16.98% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 7
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,200 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,900 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
70 53 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 21.28% 18.15% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 42 48
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £16,187 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 2 (15.38%) Lync
7 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office
7 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 2 (15.38%) Avaya
8 1 (7.69%) SAN
8 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (7.69%) MPLS
8 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
8 1 (7.69%) Firewall
8 1 (7.69%) Legal
8 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
8 1 (7.69%) VLAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.69%) VLAN
5 1 (7.69%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Solutions Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Junior Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Junior
3 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Technical Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Solutions Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Avaya