Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > North East
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 77 81
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4 +15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 38 26 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.71% 2.26% 2.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.32% 10.79% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 41
North East median annual salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -2.86% -2.10%
10th Percentile £20,813 £21,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £50,240 £80,000
England median annual salary £43,752 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% - -5.03%

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 187 241 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.32% 20.94% 17.20%
Number of salaries quoted 164 215 226
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,325 £21,350 £26,125
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £50,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 21 October 2018.

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 21 October 2018. 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 -7 28 £30,000 -9.77% 11
Durham +22 10 £27,500 -42.22% 3
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 36 (94.74%) WAN
2 19 (50.00%) Cisco
2 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Firewall
3 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
4 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 13 (34.21%) VMware
5 13 (34.21%) Hyper-V
6 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
6 12 (31.58%) ITIL
6 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
8 10 (26.32%) CCNP
9 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (21.05%) Office 365
10 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (18.42%) CCNA
11 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
12 6 (15.79%) Linux
12 6 (15.79%) MPLS
12 6 (15.79%) HP
12 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (15.79%) Wireless
12 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
12 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 5 (13.16%) Cisco Wireless
13 5 (13.16%) Extreme Networks
13 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
13 5 (13.16%) Presales

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 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.89%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Office 365
2 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (94.74%) WAN
2 19 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (15.79%) MPLS
3 6 (15.79%) Wireless
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (13.16%) Network Security
4 5 (13.16%) OSPF
4 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (10.53%) DHCP
5 4 (10.53%) SAN
5 4 (10.53%) VoIP
6 3 (7.89%) DNS
6 3 (7.89%) Wireless Security
7 2 (5.26%) VPN
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.63%) Internet
8 1 (2.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco Network Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Network Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) IT Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) LAMP
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) NHS
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Windows Server
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (15.79%) Linux
6 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
7 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.26%) Unix
8 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) ITIL
2 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
2 6 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (13.16%) ERP
3 5 (13.16%) Network Management
3 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (13.16%) Presales
3 5 (13.16%) Service Management
3 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (7.89%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.89%) Line Management
5 3 (7.89%) Proactive Management
5 3 (7.89%) Web Filtering
6 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) PHP
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (26.32%) CCNP
3 7 (18.42%) CCNA
4 5 (13.16%) CCDP
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (5.26%) APMP
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.63%) Degree
8 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.63%) GDPR
3 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (44.74%) Active Directory
2 13 (34.21%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
1 3 (7.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco
2 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 13 (34.21%) VMware
4 6 (15.79%) HP
5 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
5 5 (13.16%) Citrix
5 5 (13.16%) Extreme Networks
6 4 (10.53%) Oracle
6 4 (10.53%) SAP
6 4 (10.53%) Sun
6 4 (10.53%) Veeam
6 4 (10.53%) Workday
7 2 (5.26%) Google
8 1 (2.63%) Dell
8 1 (2.63%) EMC
8 1 (2.63%) IBM
8 1 (2.63%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) Meraki
8 1 (2.63%) Mitel
8 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds