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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 57 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 2.35% 0.86% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 5.08% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 7
Average salary £27,600 £40,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.00% -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 59 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 20.59% 16.95% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 92 29 41
Average salary £29,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £49,900
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 August 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Warrington

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 18 (69.23%) Windows
4 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (34.62%) VMware
7 9 (34.62%) Cisco
7 9 (34.62%) VPN
8 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
8 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
9 7 (26.92%) MCSE
9 7 (26.92%) Firewall
10 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
10 6 (23.08%) Citrix
11 5 (19.23%) DNS
11 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
11 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
11 5 (19.23%) SQL
11 5 (19.23%) MS Office
11 5 (19.23%) Thin Client
11 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
11 5 (19.23%) vSphere
11 5 (19.23%) Fat Client
11 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
11 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
12 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (15.38%) Test Automation

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
1 5 (19.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) WAN
2 9 (34.62%) VPN
3 7 (26.92%) Firewall
4 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 5 (19.23%) DNS
6 3 (11.54%) PBX
6 3 (11.54%) VoIP
6 3 (11.54%) SAN
6 3 (11.54%) Network Security
7 2 (7.69%) DHCP
8 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.85%) Wireless
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (15.38%) LoadRunner
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Performance Test Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.54%) Network Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Trainee
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Thin Client
1 5 (19.23%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (3.85%) Open Source
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) UNIX
7 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Test Scripting
2 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
2 4 (15.38%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Information Security
5 1 (3.85%) SIEM
5 1 (3.85%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (26.92%) MCSE
3 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) ISTQB
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (15.38%) MCP
4 4 (15.38%) MCSA
4 4 (15.38%) ISEB
4 4 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (11.54%) CCNA
5 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (11.54%) MCTS
6 1 (3.85%) CCIE
6 1 (3.85%) CISSP
6 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 5 (19.23%) vSphere
4 4 (15.38%) XenApp
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
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