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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 51 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 13 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.98% 1.30% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.71% 10.17% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 7
Average salary £27,750 £44,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.64% +2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £36,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £67,500 £43,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
111 59 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 25.46% 12.80% 13.27%
Number of salaries quoted 96 53 46
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,500 £66,250
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 23 January 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Warrington

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (100.00%) WAN
2 22 (81.48%) Windows
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
4 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
5 9 (33.33%) VPN
5 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
6 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
6 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
6 8 (29.63%) Windows 8
6 8 (29.63%) ITIL
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
8 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 6 (22.22%) Project Management
8 6 (22.22%) CRM
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) Citrix
8 6 (22.22%) Network Security
9 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
9 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
9 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
9 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (18.52%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (18.52%) LoadRunner
9 5 (18.52%) NetApp
9 5 (18.52%) Lotus
9 5 (18.52%) Dell

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 5 (18.52%) IBM Notes
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (33.33%) VPN
3 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 6 (22.22%) Network Security
4 5 (18.52%) DNS
4 5 (18.52%) DHCP
5 4 (14.81%) Firewall
6 2 (7.41%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (18.52%) LoadRunner
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.41%) Metasploit
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Service Desk Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Test Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Security Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (7.41%) RMADS
2 2 (7.41%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 8 (29.63%) Windows 8
4 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
2 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) CRM
5 5 (18.52%) Asset Management
5 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 5 (18.52%) Regression Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Security Management
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Test Management
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (3.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 3 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) ISTQB
2 5 (18.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (18.52%) ISEB
3 4 (14.81%) MCSA
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (11.11%) CCIE
4 3 (11.11%) CCNP
4 3 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Terminal Server
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 6 (22.22%) Citrix
2 5 (18.52%) NetApp
2 5 (18.52%) Lotus
2 5 (18.52%) Dell
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Symantec
3 3 (11.11%) Juniper
3 3 (11.11%) McAfee
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.70%) HP
Warrington
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago