The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 20 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 4.12% - 11.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% - 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 11
Average salary £36,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
LAN
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wigan region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 1 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 15.46% 2.44% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 22
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

LAN
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

LAN Salary Trend in Wigan

LAN
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Wigan

LAN
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPLS
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CNA
3 1 (25.00%) Novell Certification
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) MPLS
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPLS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Supervisor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) CNA
2 1 (25.00%) Novell Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft