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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 50 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.68% 2.84% 3.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.91% 13.51% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 12
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £27,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £30,400
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
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
67 111 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 14.96% 21.02% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 55 84 61
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +27.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Warrington

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (93.10%) WAN
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 13 (44.83%) DHCP
3 13 (44.83%) DNS
3 13 (44.83%) Cisco
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
5 11 (37.93%) VPN
6 10 (34.48%) Firewall
6 10 (34.48%) VMware
7 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
7 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (31.03%) Project Management
8 8 (27.59%) CCNA
8 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
8 8 (27.59%) Wireless
9 7 (24.14%) Finance
9 7 (24.14%) ITIL
9 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
9 7 (24.14%) CCNP
9 7 (24.14%) Juniper
9 7 (24.14%) Metasploit
9 7 (24.14%) Network Security
10 6 (20.69%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
10 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
10 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (20.69%) CCIE
10 6 (20.69%) SQL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 3 (10.34%) Oracle Application Server
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle 9iAS
2 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
2 3 (10.34%) Lync
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) ProjectWise
3 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 27 (93.10%) WAN
2 13 (44.83%) DHCP
2 13 (44.83%) DNS
3 11 (37.93%) VPN
4 10 (34.48%) Firewall
5 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
5 8 (27.59%) Wireless
6 7 (24.14%) Network Security
7 6 (20.69%) Wireshark
8 3 (10.34%) Broadband
8 3 (10.34%) VoIP
8 3 (10.34%) SSL
8 3 (10.34%) SAN
9 2 (6.90%) FTP
10 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
10 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (3.45%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle9i Database
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Metasploit
2 2 (6.90%) AppScan
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
3 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Security Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) DBA
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Network Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) WebCenter
2 2 (6.90%) REST
2 2 (6.90%) JSP
2 2 (6.90%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (17.24%) Open Source
3 4 (13.79%) RMADS
4 3 (10.34%) Life Science
4 3 (10.34%) Replication
4 3 (10.34%) Clustering
4 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.45%) CCTV
6 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
3 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
1 9 (31.03%) Project Management
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 4 (13.79%) CRM
4 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
4 3 (10.34%) Ethical Hacking
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Security Management
4 3 (10.34%) ITSM
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) ETL
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Database Mirroring
5 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.90%) Information Security
5 2 (6.90%) Network Design
5 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Prolog
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) C++
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (27.59%) CCNA
3 7 (24.14%) CCNP
4 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) CCIE
5 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (13.79%) MCITP
6 3 (10.34%) MCTS
6 3 (10.34%) Degree
6 3 (10.34%) OCP
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (6.90%) CEH
8 1 (3.45%) CCSE
8 1 (3.45%) JNCIP
8 1 (3.45%) MCSE
8 1 (3.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) XenApp
4 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
5 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
5 3 (10.34%) XenServer
6 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 10 (34.48%) VMware
4 7 (24.14%) Juniper
5 5 (17.24%) Business Objects
5 5 (17.24%) Dell
5 5 (17.24%) Citrix
5 5 (17.24%) CheckPoint
6 4 (13.79%) BT
7 3 (10.34%) Toshiba
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle
7 3 (10.34%) Avaya
7 3 (10.34%) HP
7 3 (10.34%) Symantec
7 3 (10.34%) CommVault
7 3 (10.34%) NetApp
7 3 (10.34%) Lotus
8 2 (6.90%) McAfee
8 2 (6.90%) Mitel
8 2 (6.90%) WatchGuard