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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 53 43 59
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.98% 0.88% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 5.56% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 7
Average salary £28,800 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
105 54 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 20.83% 15.93% 8.56%
Number of salaries quoted 93 24 42
Average salary £29,500 £38,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.36% -24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £49,850
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 2 September 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Warrington

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 2 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 29 (100.00%) WAN
2 21 (72.41%) Windows
3 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
4 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (37.93%) Cisco
6 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
7 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
7 9 (31.03%) VMware
7 9 (31.03%) VPN
8 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
9 7 (24.14%) MCSE
9 7 (24.14%) Firewall
10 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
10 6 (20.69%) Citrix
10 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
10 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
11 5 (17.24%) Fat Client
11 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (17.24%) vSphere
11 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
11 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
11 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
11 5 (17.24%) ISEB
11 5 (17.24%) DNS
11 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
11 5 (17.24%) Oracle

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Office
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (31.03%) VPN
3 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
4 7 (24.14%) Firewall
5 5 (17.24%) DNS
6 3 (10.34%) SAN
6 3 (10.34%) PBX
6 3 (10.34%) VoIP
6 3 (10.34%) Network Security
7 2 (6.90%) DHCP
8 1 (3.45%) Internet
8 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (17.24%) LoadRunner
2 2 (6.90%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
1 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
1 6 (20.69%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.34%) Trainee
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Network Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Network Support
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Thin Client
1 5 (17.24%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.45%) Open Source
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.34%) UNIX
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Test Scripting
2 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
2 5 (17.24%) Regression Testing
2 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Information Security
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) SIEM
6 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VBScript
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (24.14%) MCSE
3 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
4 5 (17.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (17.24%) ISTQB
4 5 (17.24%) ISEB
5 4 (13.79%) MCSA
5 4 (13.79%) MCP
5 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (10.34%) MCTS
6 3 (10.34%) CCNA
7 1 (3.45%) CCIE
7 1 (3.45%) CISSP
7 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
7 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 9 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
3 5 (17.24%) vSphere
4 4 (13.79%) XenApp
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.45%) WSUS
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Cisco
3 9 (31.03%) VMware
4 6 (20.69%) Citrix
5 5 (17.24%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Birchwood, Newton-le-Willows, St...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to £17,500 + bens
Posted: 18 days ago