The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank - 30 30
Permanent jobs citing LAN 0 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage - 4.27% 5.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 12.28% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £54,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.94%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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 Stevenage region.

Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 57 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 17.39% 34.76% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30 46 57
Average salary £40,750 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

LAN
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

LAN Salary Trend in Stevenage

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) pfSense
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Remedy
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (40.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Head of Operations
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Communications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) SAP