The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 16 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 Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 36 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 11 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.23% 3.08% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.57% 23.08% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 6
Average salary £26,750 £38,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.06% +31.89%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 19.62% 13.33% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 21
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Manchester

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

LAN
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

LAN Salary Trend in Stockport

LAN
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Stockport

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) WLAN
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
4 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) McAfee
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 3 (23.08%) Internet
5 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) UNIX
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Apache
5 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
5 3 (23.08%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) CCNA
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (7.69%) Firewall
7 1 (7.69%) Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (7.69%) NGN
7 1 (7.69%) CCIE
7 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
7 1 (7.69%) SNMP
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) VPN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 7 (53.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 8 (61.54%) WLAN
3 3 (23.08%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
4 1 (7.69%) NGN
4 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
4 1 (7.69%) SNMP
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Support Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX Support
4 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Linux Support
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Audio Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) CCIE
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) McAfee
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Facebook
4 1 (7.69%) Twitter
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