The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 32 25 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 9 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 4.02% 4.38% 3.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.65% 25.00% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 7
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% +102.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 24 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 22.77% 17.52% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 18 106
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £41,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
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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 17 April 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 20 (95.24%) WAN
2 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
2 16 (76.19%) Juniper
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 13 (61.90%) Security Management
3 13 (61.90%) VoIP
3 13 (61.90%) Network Design
3 13 (61.90%) VLAN
4 12 (57.14%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (14.29%) CCNP
5 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (14.29%) VPN
5 3 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 3 (14.29%) Windows
5 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 3 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (4.76%) VB6
6 1 (4.76%) Electronics
6 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) WAN
2 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
2 16 (76.19%) Firewall
3 13 (61.90%) VLAN
3 13 (61.90%) VoIP
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Security Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Leader
2 3 (14.29%) IT Security Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Developer
3 1 (4.76%) ICT Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Security Management
1 13 (61.90%) Network Design
2 3 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 3 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 3 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
2 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) VB
1 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNP
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Juniper
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) VMware