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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 34 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 7 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.76% 2.82% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 21.05% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £20,225 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £22,850 £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 19.29% 13.38% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 49 18 14
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,175 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
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
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 24 April 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

LAN
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (94.12%) TCP/IP
2 16 (94.12%) Citrix
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco
4 9 (52.94%) DNS
4 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 7 (41.18%) CCNA
5 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (35.29%) CCNP
6 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) Games
6 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
6 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
6 6 (35.29%) NetScaler
6 6 (35.29%) F5
7 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
7 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
7 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (29.41%) ITIL
7 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
8 3 (17.65%) Apple
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (11.76%) Internet
10 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
10 1 (5.88%) MS Office
10 1 (5.88%) Linux
10 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
10 1 (5.88%) SSH

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (29.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (94.12%) TCP/IP
3 9 (52.94%) DNS
4 6 (35.29%) BIG-IP
4 6 (35.29%) NetScaler
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
7 1 (5.88%) SSH
General
1 6 (35.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Help Desk Support
2 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Help Desk Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
2 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNA
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) CCNP
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Citrix
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) F5
4 3 (17.65%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft