The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wigan region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank - 14 -
Permanent jobs citing LAN 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 10.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 45.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 5.56% 22.45% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 11
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £23,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Manchester

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (16.67%) Brocade
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VPLS
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) VPN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPLS
3 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
3 1 (16.67%) MPLS
3 1 (16.67%) OSPF
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) IPsec
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support
2 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
2 1 (16.67%) Brocade
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) ProCurve