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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 22 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 6.41% 0.56% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 62.50% 2.27% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £27,500 £17,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.76% -56.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
8 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 10.26% 24.44% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 8 44 38
Average salary £27,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.48% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 29 April 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 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Nortel
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) B2B
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) ADSL
4 1 (20.00%) ATM
4 1 (20.00%) WLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) ADSL
3 1 (20.00%) ATM
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Frame Relay
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Avaya
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Nortel
2 1 (20.00%) Veeam
2 1 (20.00%) VMware