The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank - 22 -
Permanent jobs citing LAN 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 5.84% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 26.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £24,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 5.88% 21.90% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 5
Average salary £32,500 £25,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.45% -13.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £18,000 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,123 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Lancashire

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

LAN
Salary Trend in Preston

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

LAN Salary Trend in Preston

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) A+ Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Nortel