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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 30 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 11 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.82% 3.42% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.44% 32.14% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 0
Average salary £25,000 £21,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
45 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 15.63% 10.65% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 45 27 11
Average salary £25,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.53% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £35,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (100.00%) WAN
2 21 (91.30%) TCP/IP
3 20 (86.96%) Citrix
4 18 (78.26%) Cisco
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
5 12 (52.17%) Windows XP
5 12 (52.17%) DNS
5 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
5 12 (52.17%) Blackberry
5 12 (52.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
6 10 (43.48%) Apple
7 9 (39.13%) Internet
7 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) ITIL
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (21.74%) XenApp
9 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
9 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
9 5 (21.74%) Lync
10 2 (8.70%) Firewall
10 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (8.70%) CCNP
10 2 (8.70%) CCNA
10 2 (8.70%) VPN
10 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (8.70%) Juniper
10 2 (8.70%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (52.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (21.74%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) WAN
2 21 (91.30%) TCP/IP
3 12 (52.17%) DNS
4 9 (39.13%) Internet
5 5 (21.74%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (8.70%) Firewall
6 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (8.70%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) VPN
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Support Engineer
2 8 (34.78%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (30.43%) Help Desk Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) IT Support
5 4 (17.39%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Support
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
1 12 (52.17%) Windows XP
1 12 (52.17%) Windows 8
2 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CCNP
1 2 (8.70%) CCNA
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) XenApp
2 5 (21.74%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Citrix
2 18 (78.26%) Cisco
3 10 (43.48%) Apple
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
NST Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum £25K + shift allowance (£4K)+ perfor
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