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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 59 47 43
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 9 3 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.56% 0.85% 3.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.85% 9.38% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 16
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £21,668 £21,850
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,700 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
65 32 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.28% 9.04% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 42 26 72
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 8 £27,500 -17.91% 2
LAN
North East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (80.00%) Firewall
3 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (70.00%) Cisco
4 14 (70.00%) Windows
5 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (65.00%) VMware
5 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
6 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
7 11 (55.00%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
7 11 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (45.00%) NetApp
9 9 (45.00%) SQL
9 9 (45.00%) SAN
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (20.00%) CA
11 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
11 4 (20.00%) VPN
11 4 (20.00%) ITIL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 12 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (55.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (80.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (45.00%) SAN
5 4 (20.00%) VPN
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security
6 1 (5.00%) PABX
6 1 (5.00%) Internet
6 1 (5.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX Support
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) HACMP
1 2 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) AIX
4 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Workflow
3 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
3 2 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) IBM AIX Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) VCP4
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) NetApp
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) CA
6 2 (10.00%) WatchGuard
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Altiris
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + (+ bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago