The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 30 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 13 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.50% 2.26% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.41% 25.00% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 3
Average salary £25,000 £19,250 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -45.77%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,875
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -3.53%
Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 20.07% 9.05% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 58 18 9
Average salary £27,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £36,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Staffordshire

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 10 July 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 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (95.00%) TCP/IP
2 19 (95.00%) Citrix
3 17 (85.00%) Cisco
4 11 (55.00%) Windows
5 10 (50.00%) DNS
5 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (50.00%) Blackberry
5 10 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (50.00%) Windows 8
6 9 (45.00%) Internet
7 8 (40.00%) Apple
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL
10 3 (15.00%) XenApp
10 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
10 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
10 3 (15.00%) Lync
11 2 (10.00%) CCNA
11 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (5.00%) CCNP
12 1 (5.00%) MS Office
12 1 (5.00%) Linux
12 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
12 1 (5.00%) Service Management
12 1 (5.00%) ITSM
12 1 (5.00%) Games

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 10 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (15.00%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (95.00%) TCP/IP
3 10 (50.00%) DNS
4 9 (45.00%) Internet
5 5 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.00%) SSH
6 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
General
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (35.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Support
7 1 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
7 1 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 10 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.00%) Service Management
2 1 (5.00%) ITSM
2 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) XenApp
2 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Citrix
2 17 (85.00%) Cisco
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) F5
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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