Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > North East
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 85 81
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 +23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 46 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.30% 2.31% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.21% 12.37% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44 34 28
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.45% +12.20%
10th Percentile £21,325 £21,169 £24,488
90th Percentile £72,500 £52,884 £80,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 190 283 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.62% 18.72% 15.12%
Number of salaries quoted 161 250 188
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £52,884 £48,225
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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +10 35 £40,000 +14.29% 12
Durham +24 9 £32,500 -35.31% 3
Northumberland - 2 - - 1
LAN
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 39 (84.78%) WAN
2 26 (56.52%) Cisco
3 20 (43.48%) Windows
3 20 (43.48%) Firewall
4 18 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (39.13%) Data Centre
5 16 (34.78%) CCNP
6 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
6 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
6 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
7 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
7 14 (30.43%) Wireless
8 13 (28.26%) Network Security
8 13 (28.26%) Presales
9 11 (23.91%) ITIL
9 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (23.91%) VMware
10 10 (21.74%) Wireless Security
10 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
10 10 (21.74%) CCDP
10 10 (21.74%) Cisco Wireless
10 10 (21.74%) Technical Leadership
11 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
12 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (13.04%) Office 365
13 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (13.04%) DHCP
13 6 (13.04%) DNS

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 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.35%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.04%) Office 365
3 5 (10.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (84.78%) WAN
2 20 (43.48%) Firewall
3 14 (30.43%) Wireless
4 13 (28.26%) Network Security
5 10 (21.74%) Cisco Wireless
5 10 (21.74%) Wireless Security
6 6 (13.04%) DHCP
6 6 (13.04%) DNS
6 6 (13.04%) SAN
7 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 4 (8.70%) VoIP
8 3 (6.52%) MPLS
8 3 (6.52%) Telepresence
8 3 (6.52%) Unified Communications
8 3 (6.52%) WLAN
9 2 (4.35%) Broadband
9 2 (4.35%) Internet
9 2 (4.35%) VPN
10 1 (2.17%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Architect
1 13 (28.26%) Cisco Architect
1 13 (28.26%) Cisco Network Architect
1 13 (28.26%) Network Architect
2 12 (26.09%) Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Cisco Solutions Architect
3 10 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (17.39%) IT Analyst
5 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) IT Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) IT Support
7 4 (8.70%) Network Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) IT Operations Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.52%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Windows
2 15 (32.61%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.52%) Linux
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Mentoring
2 13 (28.26%) Presales
3 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.91%) ITIL
4 10 (21.74%) Technical Leadership
5 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (10.87%) Service Management
8 4 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
9 3 (6.52%) Line Management
9 3 (6.52%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (6.52%) Proactive Management
9 3 (6.52%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) Web Filtering
10 2 (4.35%) Time Management
10 2 (4.35%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (34.78%) CCNP
3 10 (21.74%) CCDP
4 5 (10.87%) CCNA
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.35%) MCP
6 2 (4.35%) MCTS
7 1 (2.17%) Degree
7 1 (2.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) GDPR
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.17%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.17%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
2 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.35%) Nagios
3 2 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.35%) WSUS
4 1 (2.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (56.52%) Cisco
2 15 (32.61%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.91%) VMware
4 5 (10.87%) Citrix
4 5 (10.87%) Veeam
5 3 (6.52%) Juniper
5 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.35%) Google
6 2 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) Dell
7 1 (2.17%) EMC
7 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.17%) Meraki
7 1 (2.17%) Mitel
7 1 (2.17%) SAP