Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 79 72
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 +18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 33 9 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.46% 1.13% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.55% 5.42% 22.30%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 33
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% -11.43% +27.27%
10th Percentile £20,813 £21,250 £26,300
90th Percentile £62,500 £45,400 £80,000
North East median annual salary £32,500 £36,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -10.96% +8.96% +2.29%

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 188 166 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.01% 20.93% 13.59%
Number of salaries quoted 158 151 133
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,375 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.10% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,813 £21,250 £23,420
90th Percentile £56,250 £46,000 £55,000
North East median annual salary £34,125 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +4.48% -4.29%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 -14 18 £38,000 -5.59% 2
Sunderland - 13 £32,500 - 1
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
LAN
North East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 (100.00%) WAN
2 21 (63.64%) Firewall
3 19 (57.58%) Cisco
4 15 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (42.42%) Data Centre
6 13 (39.39%) CCNA
7 12 (36.36%) CCNP
7 12 (36.36%) Windows
8 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
9 10 (30.30%) HP
9 10 (30.30%) NHS
9 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
9 10 (30.30%) MPLS
9 10 (30.30%) OSPF
9 10 (30.30%) Retail
9 10 (30.30%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (30.30%) Network Management
9 10 (30.30%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (30.30%) Extreme Networks
10 9 (27.27%) Office 365
11 8 (24.24%) VMware
11 8 (24.24%) ITIL
12 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
13 6 (18.18%) VoIP
14 5 (15.15%) Linux
14 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
14 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V

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 3 (9.09%) Apache
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (27.27%) Office 365
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (6.06%) IaaS
6 2 (6.06%) PaaS
6 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) WAN
2 21 (63.64%) Firewall
3 10 (30.30%) MPLS
3 10 (30.30%) OSPF
4 6 (18.18%) VoIP
5 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (12.12%) DHCP
6 4 (12.12%) DNS
6 4 (12.12%) Wireless
7 3 (9.09%) NAS
7 3 (9.09%) SAN
7 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.06%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (6.06%) Network Security
8 2 (6.06%) PBX
8 2 (6.06%) WLAN
9 1 (3.03%) Internet
9 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 10 (30.30%) Retail
2 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Automotive
3 2 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (12.12%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Communications Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Network Communications Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Data Centre
2 10 (30.30%) NHS
3 3 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.12%) Windows 10
4 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Unix
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Network Management
1 10 (30.30%) Performance Monitoring
2 8 (24.24%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Time Management
4 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.12%) ERP
4 4 (12.12%) Network Design
4 4 (12.12%) Presales
5 3 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 3 (9.09%) Forensic Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.06%) High Availability
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) PHP
1 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (39.39%) CCNA
3 12 (36.36%) CCNP
4 4 (12.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (6.06%) CCDP
6 1 (3.03%) Degree
6 1 (3.03%) MCSE
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.09%) vSphere
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Cisco
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) CheckPoint
3 10 (30.30%) Extreme Networks
3 10 (30.30%) HP
4 8 (24.24%) VMware
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle
5 4 (12.12%) SAP
5 4 (12.12%) Sun
5 4 (12.12%) Workday
6 3 (9.09%) Avaya
6 3 (9.09%) Fortinet
6 3 (9.09%) Meraki
6 3 (9.09%) Mitel
6 3 (9.09%) Symantec
7 2 (6.06%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (6.06%) BroadSoft
8 1 (3.03%) Citrix