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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 54 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.77% 1.19% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.99% 16.22% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 6
Median salary £38,500 £32,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.31% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £30,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £33,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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
79 37 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.58% 7.36% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 63 32 56
Median salary £38,500 £31,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £51,459
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram 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 28 September 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 +10 15 £38,500 +20.31% 1
LAN
North East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 34 (89.47%) WAN
2 23 (60.53%) Firewall
3 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (42.11%) CCNP
5 15 (39.47%) Cisco
5 15 (39.47%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (26.32%) Customer Engagement
7 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
7 9 (23.68%) vSphere
7 9 (23.68%) VoIP
7 9 (23.68%) VPN
7 9 (23.68%) VMware
8 8 (21.05%) Linux
8 8 (21.05%) CCNA
9 6 (15.79%) Wireless
9 6 (15.79%) Unix
10 5 (13.16%) DNS
10 5 (13.16%) DHCP
10 5 (13.16%) BGP
10 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.16%) Network Security
11 4 (10.53%) CentOS
11 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
11 4 (10.53%) ZABBIX
11 4 (10.53%) nginx
11 4 (10.53%) SSH
11 4 (10.53%) IPsec
11 4 (10.53%) Service Management
11 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
11 4 (10.53%) 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 4 (10.53%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) IaaS
1 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (89.47%) WAN
2 23 (60.53%) Firewall
3 15 (39.47%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (23.68%) VoIP
4 9 (23.68%) VPN
5 6 (15.79%) Wireless
6 5 (13.16%) BGP
6 5 (13.16%) DHCP
6 5 (13.16%) DNS
6 5 (13.16%) Network Security
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (10.53%) IPsec
7 4 (10.53%) LDAP
7 4 (10.53%) SSH
7 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
1 4 (10.53%) MySQL
1 4 (10.53%) Redis
1 4 (10.53%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Network Support
3 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Unix Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Administrator
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco Support
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Desktop Support
9 1 (2.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.63%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Unix
3 4 (10.53%) CentOS
3 4 (10.53%) Solaris
4 2 (5.26%) Windows
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) AIX
5 1 (2.63%) Kali Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (10.53%) Change Control
2 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
2 4 (10.53%) Service Management
3 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.63%) Information Security
4 1 (2.63%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.63%) Server Building
4 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) PHP
1 4 (10.53%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (42.11%) CCNP
3 8 (21.05%) CCNA
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) vSphere
2 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.53%) Gluster
3 4 (10.53%) LXC
3 4 (10.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Ansible
1 4 (10.53%) Graphite
1 4 (10.53%) Graylog
1 4 (10.53%) HAProxy
1 4 (10.53%) Icinga
1 4 (10.53%) logstash
1 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
1 4 (10.53%) Salt
1 4 (10.53%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.63%) Nessus
2 1 (2.63%) Nmap
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Cisco
2 9 (23.68%) SolarWinds
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft