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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 26 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 3.05% 2.47% 4.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 8.89% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £38,125 £54,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.39% +45.94%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 45 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 29.01% 27.78% 42.75%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 55
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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
Hertfordshire

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 31 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Stevenage

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 8 (66.67%) VLAN
3 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (58.33%) VoIP
4 7 (58.33%) Network Design
5 6 (50.00%) Security Management
5 6 (50.00%) Juniper
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) Windows
7 3 (25.00%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (16.67%) Network Security
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) pfSense
8 2 (16.67%) Linux
8 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 2 (16.67%) HTTP
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) IIS
8 2 (16.67%) DNS
8 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
8 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix
9 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (8.33%) HP
9 1 (8.33%) Dell
9 1 (8.33%) CCNA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
3 8 (66.67%) VLAN
3 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 7 (58.33%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) HTTP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
6 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Operations
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Network Design
2 6 (50.00%) Security Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VB
1 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) HNC
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) pfSense
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Juniper
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Dell
5 1 (8.33%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) Clearswift
5 1 (8.33%) SAP