The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 18 42 36
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 22 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 8.53% 3.48% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.14% 21.74% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 4
Average salary £24,250 £23,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.19% -37.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,350 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
LAN
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
51 46 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 19.77% 16.03% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 15
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

LAN
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

LAN Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

LAN
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 34 (100.00%) WAN
2 28 (82.35%) TCP/IP
3 22 (64.71%) Citrix
4 20 (58.82%) Cisco
5 16 (47.06%) Windows
6 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
7 14 (41.18%) Internet
7 14 (41.18%) Windows 8
8 13 (38.24%) Blackberry
8 13 (38.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 13 (38.24%) DNS
8 13 (38.24%) Windows XP
8 13 (38.24%) Apple
9 12 (35.29%) Apple iOS
9 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
10 11 (32.35%) VPN
11 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
12 9 (26.47%) CCNP
12 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (26.47%) Firewall
12 9 (26.47%) Load Balancing
13 7 (20.59%) Avaya
14 6 (17.65%) ITIL
14 6 (17.65%) Lync
14 6 (17.65%) XenApp
14 6 (17.65%) XenDesktop
15 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
15 5 (14.71%) CCNA
15 5 (14.71%) Juniper

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 13 (38.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (17.65%) Lync
3 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) WAN
2 28 (82.35%) TCP/IP
3 14 (41.18%) Internet
4 13 (38.24%) DNS
5 11 (32.35%) VPN
6 9 (26.47%) Firewall
7 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (14.71%) SAN
8 4 (11.76%) IPsec
8 4 (11.76%) MPLS
8 4 (11.76%) BGP
8 4 (11.76%) Network Security
9 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
1 6 (17.65%) IT Support
2 5 (14.71%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Security Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Network Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Network Security Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (2.94%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (2.94%) Support Technician
5 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows 8
3 13 (38.24%) Windows XP
4 12 (35.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Network Architecture
3 4 (11.76%) WAN Optimisation
3 4 (11.76%) Security Management
4 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) Service Management
5 1 (2.94%) ITSM
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) CCNP
1 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.71%) CCNA
3 4 (11.76%) CCSP
3 4 (11.76%) CCIP
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) XenApp
2 6 (17.65%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Citrix
2 20 (58.82%) Cisco
3 13 (38.24%) Apple
4 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 7 (20.59%) Avaya
6 5 (14.71%) Juniper
7 1 (2.94%) VMware
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