Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 41 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.56% 5.43% 3.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 36.07% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 7
Chester median annual salary £36,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% -10.00%
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.74% -23.16% +18.75%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 17 61 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 9.55% 15.06% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 17 51 19
Chester median annual salary £36,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -20.00%
10th Percentile £22,750 £19,000 £21,150
90th Percentile £82,500 £52,500 £54,000
Cheshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.23% +24.62% -7.14%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Chester

LAN
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for LAN in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for LAN.

1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) arcserve
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) arcserve