Period
to 15 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 15 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > North East
6 months to
15 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 86 89
Rank change year-on-year +56 +3 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 91 43 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.24% 2.55% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.47% 18.07% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70 32 12
North East median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% -10.96% +4.29%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,856 £21,300
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,000 £43,425
England median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% -2.30%

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 the North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 264 238 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 21.00% 14.13% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 186 207 204
North East median annual salary £37,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.15% -7.14% +4.48%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,400 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,500 £47,125
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in the North East

LAN
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for LAN in the North East

LAN
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in the North East over the 6 months to 15 June 2019.

Salary histogram for LAN in the North East

LAN
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the North East region over the 6 months to 15 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +52 76 £34,000 +4.62% 7
Durham +8 15 £35,250 -6.00%
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 15 June 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 North East region with a requirement for LAN.

1 80 (87.91%) WAN
2 45 (49.45%) Cisco
3 42 (46.15%) ITIL
4 40 (43.96%) Data Centre
5 39 (42.86%) Windows
6 36 (39.56%) Network Security
7 31 (34.07%) Firewall
7 31 (34.07%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (32.97%) SCCM
9 28 (30.77%) CCNP
10 24 (26.37%) Wireless
11 22 (24.18%) Service Delivery
11 22 (24.18%) WSUS
12 20 (21.98%) SolarWinds
13 19 (20.88%) Presales
14 18 (19.78%) Linux
14 18 (19.78%) SQL
15 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
16 13 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
16 13 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
16 13 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (14.29%) SAN
16 13 (14.29%) CheckPoint
17 12 (13.19%) Juniper
17 12 (13.19%) Project Management
17 12 (13.19%) Back Office
17 12 (13.19%) CCNA
17 12 (13.19%) HP

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 80 (87.91%) WAN
2 36 (39.56%) Network Security
3 31 (34.07%) Firewall
4 24 (26.37%) Wireless
5 13 (14.29%) SAN
6 11 (12.09%) Cisco Wireless
6 11 (12.09%) Wireless Security
7 8 (8.79%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (8.79%) Telepresence
7 8 (8.79%) Unified Communications
8 6 (6.59%) DNS
9 3 (3.30%) IP Telephony
9 3 (3.30%) NetScaler
10 2 (2.20%) DHCP
10 2 (2.20%) MPLS
10 2 (2.20%) VoIP
10 2 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.20%) WLAN
11 1 (1.10%) OSPF
11 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) MySQL
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (13.19%) Back Office
2 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Finance
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (49.45%) Analyst
2 19 (20.88%) Architect
2 19 (20.88%) Cisco Architect
2 19 (20.88%) Cisco Network Architect
2 19 (20.88%) Network Architect
3 16 (17.58%) Network Analyst
4 13 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 13 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 12 (13.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 12 (13.19%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (12.09%) Cisco Solutions Architect
6 11 (12.09%) Infrastructure Manager
6 11 (12.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 11 (12.09%) IT Manager
6 11 (12.09%) Operations Analyst
6 11 (12.09%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (9.89%) Network Operations Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) LAN/WAN Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 40 (43.96%) Data Centre
2 16 (17.58%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (8.79%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.40%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.20%) CMDB
6 2 (2.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.86%) Windows
2 18 (19.78%) Linux
3 10 (10.99%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.69%) AIX
4 7 (7.69%) HPUX
4 7 (7.69%) Unix
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.15%) ITIL
2 22 (24.18%) Service Delivery
3 19 (20.88%) Presales
4 13 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
5 12 (13.19%) Mentoring
5 12 (13.19%) Project Management
6 11 (12.09%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (12.09%) Technical Leadership
6 11 (12.09%) Technology Roadmap
7 10 (10.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 7 (7.69%) Mathematics
8 7 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (6.59%) Time Management
10 4 (4.40%) Analytical Thinking
11 3 (3.30%) Change Management
11 3 (3.30%) Load Balancing
12 2 (2.20%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) SQL
2 7 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (34.07%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (30.77%) CCNP
3 12 (13.19%) CCNA
4 11 (12.09%) CCDP
5 7 (7.69%) Degree
6 6 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.20%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.20%) MCP
7 2 (2.20%) MCSE
7 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) SLA
2 7 (7.69%) QA
3 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.20%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 30 (32.97%) SCCM
2 22 (24.18%) WSUS
3 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 45 (49.45%) Cisco
2 20 (21.98%) SolarWinds
3 13 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 12 (13.19%) HP
4 12 (13.19%) Juniper
5 11 (12.09%) Dell
5 11 (12.09%) Microsoft
6 7 (7.69%) Oracle
7 5 (5.49%) Citrix
8 4 (4.40%) Palo Alto
8 4 (4.40%) VMware
9 1 (1.10%) Aruba
9 1 (1.10%) F5
9 1 (1.10%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.10%) Google
9 1 (1.10%) Meraki
9 1 (1.10%) SAP
9 1 (1.10%) Veeam