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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 33 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.48% 1.90% 1.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 18.18% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £17,500 £22,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 8.15% 10.48% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 3
Average salary £37,123 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.99% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
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 23 April 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) A+ Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Nortel
3 1 (33.33%) Avaya
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
Preston, Lancashire
One Connect Limited
Salary: From £34,894 to £39,351 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago