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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 27 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 2.03% 3.29% 4.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 11.36% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £41,000 £54,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.07% +45.94%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Stevenage region.

Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 19.59% 28.95% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 55
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Stevenage

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 5 (55.56%) VLAN
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Network Design
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Juniper
5 3 (33.33%) Security Management
5 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) IIS
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 2 (22.22%) HTTP
6 2 (22.22%) DNS
6 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (22.22%) pfSense
7 1 (11.11%) C
7 1 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (11.11%) VB
7 1 (11.11%) SAP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) WAN
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) VLAN
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) VoIP
5 2 (22.22%) HTTP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
5 2 (22.22%) Network Security
6 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Network Design
2 3 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB
1 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) HNC
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee
4 1 (11.11%) Clearswift
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Dell