Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 75 76
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 35 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.08% 2.06% 1.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.88% 10.68% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 22
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% +18.85%
10th Percentile £21,500 £31,250 £26,150
90th Percentile £72,500 £47,500 £80,000
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 153 206 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 13.47% 19.25% 13.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129 182 124
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +4.48%
10th Percentile £23,800 £21,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £51,250 £56,125
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Tyne and Wear

LAN
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for LAN in Tyne and Wear

LAN
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Tyne and Wear

LAN
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 16 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 31 £42,500 +21.43% 8
Gateshead - 2 £30,750 - 2
Sunderland +1 1 £65,000 +20.93%
Wallsend - 1 £21,500 -
LAN
North East

For the 6 months to 16 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for LAN.

1 33 (94.29%) WAN
2 20 (57.14%) Cisco
3 18 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (51.43%) Data Centre
4 16 (45.71%) CCNP
4 16 (45.71%) Firewall
5 14 (40.00%) Wireless
6 13 (37.14%) Presales
6 13 (37.14%) Network Security
7 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
8 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (28.57%) CCDP
9 10 (28.57%) ITIL
9 10 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
9 10 (28.57%) Technical Leadership
9 10 (28.57%) Wireless Security
10 9 (25.71%) Windows
11 7 (20.00%) VMware
11 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
12 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
13 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 5 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (14.29%) CCNA
13 5 (14.29%) SAN
14 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (11.43%) SCCM

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.71%) Office 365
4 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) WAN
2 16 (45.71%) Firewall
3 14 (40.00%) Wireless
4 13 (37.14%) Network Security
5 10 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
5 10 (28.57%) Wireless Security
6 5 (14.29%) SAN
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (8.57%) DHCP
7 3 (8.57%) MPLS
7 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
7 3 (8.57%) Telepresence
7 3 (8.57%) Unified Communications
7 3 (8.57%) VoIP
8 2 (5.71%) DNS
8 2 (5.71%) Internet
8 2 (5.71%) VPN
9 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.86%) PABX
9 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Architect
1 13 (37.14%) Cisco Architect
1 13 (37.14%) Cisco Network Architect
1 13 (37.14%) Network Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Cisco Solutions Architect
2 10 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) IT Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) IT Operations Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) IT Support
8 2 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Server Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Server Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (8.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Presales
2 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
3 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (28.57%) ITIL
4 10 (28.57%) Technical Leadership
5 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.57%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.71%) Service Management
7 2 (5.71%) Time Management
7 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.86%) Analytics
8 1 (2.86%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.86%) Coaching
8 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.86%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (51.43%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (45.71%) CCNP
3 10 (28.57%) CCDP
4 5 (14.29%) CCNA
5 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) MCSE
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) GDPR
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.86%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Cisco
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (5.71%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Google
4 2 (5.71%) Juniper
4 2 (5.71%) Veeam
5 1 (2.86%) EMC
5 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Meraki
5 1 (2.86%) Mitel