The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 52 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.30% 0.57% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 3.92% 16.36%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 8
Average salary £28,800 £41,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.60% -36.15%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
LAN
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 19.82% 14.61% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 79 23 50
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 September 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Warrington

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 27 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (37.04%) VMware
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco
6 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
8 7 (25.93%) VPN
8 7 (25.93%) Citrix
8 7 (25.93%) Firewall
9 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
9 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
9 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 5 (18.52%) Fat Client
10 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
10 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (18.52%) vSphere
10 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
10 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
10 5 (18.52%) MCSE
10 5 (18.52%) SQL
10 5 (18.52%) Oracle
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
3 7 (25.93%) VPN
3 7 (25.93%) Firewall
4 5 (18.52%) DNS
5 3 (11.11%) Network Security
5 3 (11.11%) SAN
6 2 (7.41%) DHCP
7 1 (3.70%) PBX
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (18.52%) LoadRunner
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Test Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Test Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Trainee
4 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Fat Client
1 5 (18.52%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 3 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 5 (18.52%) Regression Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.70%) Test Management
6 1 (3.70%) SIEM
6 1 (3.70%) Information Security
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VBScript
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
3 5 (18.52%) MCSE
3 5 (18.52%) ISEB
3 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (14.81%) MCSA
5 3 (11.11%) MCTS
5 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (7.41%) MCP
7 1 (3.70%) Degree
7 1 (3.70%) CISSP
7 1 (3.70%) CCIE
7 1 (3.70%) CCNA
7 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (18.52%) vSphere
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (14.81%) XenApp
5 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.70%) XenServer
6 1 (3.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) VMware
3 9 (33.33%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
6 1 (3.70%) HP
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