The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 44 43 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.71% 1.33% 6.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 7.14% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £26,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.46% -3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
LAN
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 7.80% 18.67% 24.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 19
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

LAN
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

LAN Salary Trend in St Albans

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Apple
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Mac OS
3 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) ADSL
5 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) IT Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Support
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Mac OS
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Apple
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) HP
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Dell
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) Nortel
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam