The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 118 115
Rank change year-on-year +19 -3  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 116 72 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.77% 2.05% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.38% 13.71% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 100 64 61
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.25% -  

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 Manchester with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 631 525 503
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.07% 14.96% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 536 461 425
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +7.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

LAN
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for LAN in Manchester

LAN
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Manchester

LAN
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 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
Stockport -11 10 £47,500 +21.79% 7
Rochdale +3 6 £44,500 +39.06% 1
Bolton +4 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Cheadle -3 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Salford -4 5 £36,250 -9.37%
Wigan -12 5 £30,000 -27.27%
Altrincham - 1 £24,000 - 1
LAN
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for LAN.

1 167 (83.50%) WAN
2 100 (50.00%) Firewall
3 91 (45.50%) Cisco
4 80 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 78 (39.00%) Active Directory
5 78 (39.00%) Windows
6 64 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (26.00%) CCNP
8 50 (25.00%) VMware
9 47 (23.50%) VPN
10 46 (23.00%) VoIP
10 46 (23.00%) TCP/IP
11 45 (22.50%) DNS
12 44 (22.00%) ITIL
13 41 (20.50%) Telecoms
14 40 (20.00%) Wireless
15 38 (19.00%) Degree
15 38 (19.00%) Windows Server
16 36 (18.00%) Hyper-V
17 35 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
18 34 (17.00%) Office 365
19 32 (16.00%) MPLS
20 31 (15.50%) Network Management
21 30 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
21 30 (15.00%) SLA
21 30 (15.00%) SCCM
22 29 (14.50%) CCNA
22 29 (14.50%) BGP
23 28 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
23 28 (14.00%) HP

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 28 (14.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (5.00%) IIS
3 10 (5.00%) Skype for Business
4 6 (3.00%) Confluence
5 4 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.50%) Apache
6 3 (1.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (7.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.50%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.50%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 34 (17.00%) Office 365
2 24 (12.00%) SaaS
3 22 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (4.50%) IaaS
6 4 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.50%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.50%) G Suite
9 1 (0.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 167 (83.50%) WAN
2 100 (50.00%) Firewall
3 47 (23.50%) VPN
4 46 (23.00%) TCP/IP
4 46 (23.00%) VoIP
5 45 (22.50%) DNS
6 40 (20.00%) Wireless
7 32 (16.00%) MPLS
8 29 (14.50%) BGP
9 28 (14.00%) Network Security
10 27 (13.50%) Ethernet
11 25 (12.50%) Broadband
12 23 (11.50%) DHCP
13 22 (11.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 21 (10.50%) Cisco Wireless
14 21 (10.50%) SSL
15 19 (9.50%) Wi-Fi
16 17 (8.50%) Internet
17 16 (8.00%) WLAN
18 15 (7.50%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.50%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (3.50%) PowerPivot
2 7 (3.50%) QlikView
3 4 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (3.00%) JIRA
General
1 41 (20.50%) Telecoms
2 21 (10.50%) Finance
3 10 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.50%) Games
5 6 (3.00%) Legal
6 3 (1.50%) Law
6 3 (1.50%) Retail
7 2 (1.00%) German Language
8 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 57 (28.50%) Analyst
2 52 (26.00%) Network Engineer
3 23 (11.50%) Support Analyst
4 21 (10.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 21 (10.50%) Infrastructure Support
5 19 (9.50%) Network Analyst
6 17 (8.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 17 (8.50%) Cisco Engineer
6 17 (8.50%) IT Support
7 16 (8.00%) IT Engineer
8 15 (7.50%) Support Engineer
9 14 (7.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 14 (7.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 14 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 12 (6.00%) IT Analyst
11 11 (5.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 11 (5.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 11 (5.50%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
11 11 (5.50%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.50%) Web Services
2 9 (4.50%) 802.1X
3 7 (3.50%) EDI
3 7 (3.50%) XML
4 2 (1.00%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (1.00%) HTML
4 2 (1.00%) ODBC
4 2 (1.00%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (14.00%) Data Centre
3 14 (7.00%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.50%) Driving Licence
5 10 (5.00%) Clustering
5 10 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (4.50%) Life Science
7 5 (2.50%) PMI
8 4 (2.00%) Replication
9 3 (1.50%) EPoS
9 3 (1.50%) FMCG
9 3 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.00%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (1.00%) iPad
10 2 (1.00%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.50%) Digital Signage
11 1 (0.50%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.50%) IVR
11 1 (0.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 78 (39.00%) Windows
2 38 (19.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (10.00%) Linux
4 13 (6.50%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 8 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 8 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.50%) Unix
6 7 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.00%) Android
7 4 (2.00%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.50%) CentOS
8 3 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.00%) Debian
9 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.00%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.00%) ITIL
2 31 (15.50%) Network Management
3 25 (12.50%) High Availability
4 21 (10.50%) Change Management
5 20 (10.00%) Migration
5 20 (10.00%) Network Design
6 17 (8.50%) Capacity Planning
6 17 (8.50%) Configuration Management
6 17 (8.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 12 (6.00%) Validation
8 11 (5.50%) Load Balancing
8 11 (5.50%) PRINCE2
9 10 (5.00%) Server Hardening
9 10 (5.00%) SIEM
10 9 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (4.00%) Coaching
11 8 (4.00%) IT Strategy
11 8 (4.00%) Mentoring
11 8 (4.00%) Project Management
11 8 (4.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 22 (11.00%) PowerShell
2 15 (7.50%) SQL
3 10 (5.00%) VBScript
4 5 (2.50%) C
5 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.00%) Korn
5 2 (1.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (26.00%) CCNP
3 38 (19.00%) Degree
4 29 (14.50%) CCNA
5 28 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (13.50%) MCSE
7 17 (8.50%) JNCIP
8 14 (7.00%) MCP
9 12 (6.00%) MCSA
10 10 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (4.50%) CCIE
12 6 (3.00%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 6 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (2.50%) PMI Certification
14 4 (2.00%) CCDP
14 4 (2.00%) HP ASE
14 4 (2.00%) HP MASE
14 4 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (1.50%) DV Cleared
15 3 (1.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.00%) SLA
2 11 (5.50%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.50%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 78 (39.00%) Active Directory
2 36 (18.00%) Hyper-V
3 30 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.00%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.00%) vSphere
6 3 (1.50%) Samba
7 2 (1.00%) XenApp
8 1 (0.50%) MDaemon
8 1 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (15.00%) SCCM
2 18 (9.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (9.00%) Cisco Prime
3 17 (8.50%) Cacti
4 14 (7.00%) WSUS
5 12 (6.00%) Nagios
6 10 (5.00%) OpenNMS
6 10 (5.00%) Puppet
6 10 (5.00%) RANCID
7 5 (2.50%) FortiGate
7 5 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (1.50%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.00%) Nessus
9 2 (1.00%) Nexpose
9 2 (1.00%) Nmap
9 2 (1.00%) QRadar
10 1 (0.50%) DameWare
10 1 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 1 (0.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 91 (45.50%) Cisco
2 80 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 50 (25.00%) VMware
4 28 (14.00%) HP
5 26 (13.00%) Juniper
6 21 (10.50%) CheckPoint
7 16 (8.00%) SolarWinds
8 11 (5.50%) Dell
8 11 (5.50%) F5
9 10 (5.00%) Ericsson
9 10 (5.00%) Huawei
10 8 (4.00%) NetApp
10 8 (4.00%) Splunk
11 7 (3.50%) SAP
12 6 (3.00%) Atlassian
12 6 (3.00%) Fortinet
13 5 (2.50%) BT
13 5 (2.50%) Citrix
13 5 (2.50%) Mitel
14 4 (2.00%) Avaya
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + pension + biannual salary reviews
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus and benefi
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £20,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Cloudsource Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport
FRG Technology Consulting
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6500 CAR, BONUS, BENEFITS
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 10 days ago