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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 18 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 3.13% 5.49% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.90% 21.67% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 2
Average salary £47,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% +13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
31 60 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 24.22% 25.32% 16.75%
Number of salaries quoted 28 52 22
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 16 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WLAN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Design Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft