The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Warrington region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 56 40 65
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.31% 2.54% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.53% 13.43% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 6
Average salary £29,000 £29,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.69% -54.61%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 67 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 21.92% 18.87% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 101 44 37
Average salary £29,500 £36,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.17% -27.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Cheshire

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

LAN
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

LAN Salary Trend in Warrington

LAN
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Warrington

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 24 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (66.67%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (41.67%) VMware
5 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (37.50%) VPN
5 9 (37.50%) Cisco
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (29.17%) Firewall
7 7 (29.17%) MCSE
8 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (25.00%) Citrix
8 6 (25.00%) DNS
8 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.83%) Thin Client
9 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
9 5 (20.83%) SQL
9 5 (20.83%) MS Office
9 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
9 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
9 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
9 5 (20.83%) Fat Client
9 5 (20.83%) vSphere
10 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (16.67%) XenApp
10 4 (16.67%) MCP
10 4 (16.67%) MCSA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (37.50%) VPN
3 7 (29.17%) Firewall
4 6 (25.00%) DNS
4 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.67%) SAN
6 3 (12.50%) PBX
6 3 (12.50%) VoIP
6 3 (12.50%) DHCP
6 3 (12.50%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) Internet
7 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Trainee
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Network Support
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.17%) Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Thin Client
1 5 (20.83%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.17%) Open Source
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX
6 1 (4.17%) Linux
6 1 (4.17%) Android
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Test Scripting
2 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Information Assurance
5 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.17%) Test Management
5 1 (4.17%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) VBScript
2 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (29.17%) MCSE
3 4 (16.67%) MCP
3 4 (16.67%) MCSA
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (12.50%) CCNA
4 3 (12.50%) MCTS
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.17%) A+ Certification
6 1 (4.17%) CCIE
6 1 (4.17%) CISSP
6 1 (4.17%) ISEB
6 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
6 1 (4.17%) Degree
6 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.83%) vSphere
4 4 (16.67%) XenApp
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Dell
5 1 (4.17%) LANDesk
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 6 days ago