The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 59 60 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.74% 0.66% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 7.14% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 12
Median salary £34,750 £22,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.44% -18.18%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
LAN
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 42 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.92% 9.29% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 54 35 63
Median salary £34,000 £22,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.11% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

LAN
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Tyne and Wear region.

LAN Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

LAN
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 3 £35,500 -
South Shields - 1 £32,500 -
LAN
North East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for LAN.

1 22 (88.00%) WAN
2 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (28.00%) Linux
4 7 (28.00%) VoIP
4 7 (28.00%) VMware
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 5 (20.00%) vSphere
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (20.00%) CCNP
6 5 (20.00%) Unix
7 4 (16.00%) CCNA
7 4 (16.00%) VPN
7 4 (16.00%) DNS
7 4 (16.00%) DHCP
8 3 (12.00%) NFS
8 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (12.00%) Windows
8 3 (12.00%) Solaris
8 3 (12.00%) PHP
8 3 (12.00%) MySQL
8 3 (12.00%) Python
8 3 (12.00%) LDAP
8 3 (12.00%) IPsec
8 3 (12.00%) SSH
8 3 (12.00%) BGP
8 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) nginx
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) WAN
2 14 (56.00%) Firewall
3 7 (28.00%) VoIP
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.00%) DHCP
5 4 (16.00%) DNS
5 4 (16.00%) VPN
6 3 (12.00%) BGP
6 3 (12.00%) IPsec
6 3 (12.00%) LDAP
6 3 (12.00%) SSH
7 2 (8.00%) SAN
8 1 (4.00%) Network Security
8 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (4.00%) Wireless
8 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (12.00%) MySQL
1 3 (12.00%) Redis
1 3 (12.00%) TokuMX
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Unix Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Network Specialist
4 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 3 (12.00%) CentOS
3 3 (12.00%) Solaris
3 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (12.00%) Change Control
2 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (12.00%) Service Management
3 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.00%) ERP
3 1 (4.00%) Information Security
3 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (4.00%) Network Management
3 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Server Building
3 1 (4.00%) Validation
3 1 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PHP
1 3 (12.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) CCNP
3 4 (16.00%) CCNA
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 2 (8.00%) MCSE
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.00%) Gluster
2 3 (12.00%) LXC
2 3 (12.00%) NFS
3 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Ansible
1 3 (12.00%) Graphite
1 3 (12.00%) Graylog
1 3 (12.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (12.00%) Icinga
1 3 (12.00%) logstash
1 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
1 3 (12.00%) Salt
1 3 (12.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) Nessus
3 1 (4.00%) Nmap
3 1 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Sophos
5 2 (8.00%) Symantec
6 1 (4.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) IBM