The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 53 60
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.23% 1.75% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 14.29% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 11
Median salary £42,500 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.00% +11.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% -  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 45 56 87
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 10.14% 12.28% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37 43 85
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Lancashire

LAN
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for LAN in Lancashire

LAN
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley - 1 £42,500 - 1
LAN
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) IT Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) IT Support
1 6 (75.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Solaris
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Health
Posted: 23 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Omni RMS
Posted: 5 days ago