The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Widnes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 2 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Widnes 33.33% - 50.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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 Widnes region.

Communications & Networking Category
Widnes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Widnes 33.33% 25.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Widnes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Widnes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Widnes

LAN
Salary Trend in Widnes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Widnes region.

LAN Salary Trend in Widnes

LAN
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Widnes

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Widnes 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Widnes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Widnes 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware