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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 23 41 30
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 7.82% 3.28% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 16.95% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 4
Average salary £24,500 £26,625 £20,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.98% +27.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £24,950 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £22,850
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
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
35 59 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 19.55% 19.34% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34 59 18
Average salary £25,000 £29,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £24,500 £22,175
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £56,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 2015, 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 28 (96.55%) WAN
2 24 (82.76%) Windows
3 18 (62.07%) TCP/IP
3 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
4 15 (51.72%) Avaya
5 14 (48.28%) Citrix
6 13 (44.83%) Apple
6 13 (44.83%) DNS
6 13 (44.83%) Windows XP
6 13 (44.83%) Blackberry
6 13 (44.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (44.83%) Apple iOS
6 13 (44.83%) Windows 8
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco
8 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
8 8 (27.59%) Firewall
9 7 (24.14%) Internet
10 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
11 5 (17.24%) VMware
12 4 (13.79%) Games
12 4 (13.79%) SQL
12 4 (13.79%) Network Architecture
13 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
13 3 (10.34%) MS Office
13 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
13 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
13 3 (10.34%) VPN
13 3 (10.34%) Finance
14 2 (6.90%) Change Management
14 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (44.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) WAN
2 18 (62.07%) TCP/IP
3 13 (44.83%) DNS
4 8 (27.59%) Firewall
5 7 (24.14%) Internet
6 3 (10.34%) VPN
7 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (6.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (13.79%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Support Technician
2 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 4 (13.79%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Server Support
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support
5 2 (6.90%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (44.83%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows XP
2 13 (44.83%) Apple iOS
2 13 (44.83%) Windows 8
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) E-Commerce
2 4 (13.79%) Network Architecture
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
3 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) ERP
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCNP
1 2 (6.90%) CCNA
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Plesk
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Avaya
2 14 (48.28%) Citrix
3 13 (44.83%) Apple
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco
5 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.24%) VMware
7 2 (6.90%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) Nortel
7 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.90%) Juniper