Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 51 52
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1 -24
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 3.56% 4.21% 2.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.00% 32.86% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 9
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £27,750 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.00% +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £17,763 £20,750 £18,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £35,850
Staffordshire median annual salary £33,750 £31,750 £28,550
% change year-on-year +6.30% +11.21% +14.20%

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 50 70 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 12.72% 12.82% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 46 67 43
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.41% -2.86% +32.08%
10th Percentile £18,500 £21,250 £18,050
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £55,500
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -7.89% +26.67%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Stoke-on-Trent

LAN
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for LAN in Stoke-on-Trent

LAN
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Stoke-on-Trent over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for LAN.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
6 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (21.43%) Skype
6 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (14.29%) SLA
7 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 1 (7.14%) Middleware
8 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 3 (21.43%) Skype
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.14%) WLAN
General
1 1 (7.14%) Back Office
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) IT Support
1 3 (21.43%) Messaging Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 2 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
2 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Server Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Performance Optimisation
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) DMAIC
3 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) AppSense
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix