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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 29 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 11 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.95% 2.75% 2.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.48% 14.29% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 4
Average salary £24,750 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,850 £20,225
10% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £37,400 £22,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
31 49 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 16.76% 19.22% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30 49 18
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,175 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 29 (100.00%) WAN
2 26 (89.66%) Windows
3 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
3 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
4 17 (58.62%) Citrix
4 17 (58.62%) Avaya
5 16 (55.17%) Windows 8
6 15 (51.72%) Apple iOS
6 15 (51.72%) Blackberry
6 15 (51.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 15 (51.72%) DNS
6 15 (51.72%) Windows XP
6 15 (51.72%) Apple
7 9 (31.03%) Cisco
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
9 6 (20.69%) Firewall
10 5 (17.24%) Internet
11 4 (13.79%) VMware
11 4 (13.79%) VPN
11 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
11 4 (13.79%) MS Office
11 4 (13.79%) SQL
12 3 (10.34%) Network Architecture
12 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
12 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
12 3 (10.34%) Games
13 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
13 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (51.72%) 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 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) WAN
2 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
3 15 (51.72%) DNS
4 6 (20.69%) Firewall
5 5 (17.24%) Internet
6 4 (13.79%) VPN
7 2 (6.90%) SAN
7 2 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (10.34%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Support Technician
2 7 (24.14%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Technician
4 3 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Server Support
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support
5 2 (6.90%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
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 15 (51.72%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows 8
3 15 (51.72%) Apple iOS
3 15 (51.72%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
2 3 (10.34%) Network Architecture
3 2 (6.90%) ITIL
3 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) ERP
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCNP
1 2 (6.90%) CCNA
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Plesk
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Citrix
1 17 (58.62%) Avaya
2 15 (51.72%) Apple
3 9 (31.03%) Cisco
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.79%) VMware
6 2 (6.90%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Nortel
6 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.90%) Juniper
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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