Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 71 84
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.16% 2.68% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.47% 18.90% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 10
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,000 £38,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.69% +26.23% +2.52%
10th Percentile £29,200 £26,000 £21,925
90th Percentile £50,000 £80,000 £34,675
North East median annual salary £35,000 £36,300 £33,500
% change year-on-year -3.58% +8.36% +21.82%

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 191 164 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.65% 14.17% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 170 139 72
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +12.41% +14.17%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,500 £21,300
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,000 £53,163
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 0 14 £34,000 -11.69% 1
Sunderland - 4 £53,750 -
Jarrow - 2 £21,000 -
LAN
North East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for LAN.

1 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (65.00%) Citrix
4 13 (65.00%) ITIL
5 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (60.00%) Office 365
5 12 (60.00%) VMware
6 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
6 11 (55.00%) XenApp
6 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
6 11 (55.00%) DHCP
6 11 (55.00%) WLAN
6 11 (55.00%) Cisco
7 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (45.00%) DNS
9 8 (40.00%) WAP
9 8 (40.00%) SMTP
9 8 (40.00%) VoIP
9 8 (40.00%) WSUS
9 8 (40.00%) VLAN
9 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
9 8 (40.00%) DFS Replication
9 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 12 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Office 365
2 8 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (55.00%) DHCP
3 11 (55.00%) WLAN
4 9 (45.00%) DNS
5 8 (40.00%) SMTP
5 8 (40.00%) VLAN
5 8 (40.00%) VoIP
6 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 7 (35.00%) SAN
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (15.00%) DMZ
9 3 (15.00%) NAS
10 2 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
10 2 (10.00%) FTP
10 2 (10.00%) SSH
10 2 (10.00%) Telnet
10 2 (10.00%) VPN
11 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) WAP
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (25.00%) CentOS
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Patch Management
3 5 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.00%) Change Control
4 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (15.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (15.00%) OpenUP
4 3 (15.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.00%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Presales
5 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (55.00%) XenApp
3 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (40.00%) DFS Replication
4 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) WSUS
2 6 (30.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) Citrix
3 12 (60.00%) VMware
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco
5 6 (30.00%) arcserve
5 6 (30.00%) CA
5 6 (30.00%) Sophos
5 6 (30.00%) Symantec
5 6 (30.00%) Veeam
5 6 (30.00%) Veritas
6 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.00%) Dell
7 2 (10.00%) HP
8 1 (5.00%) Forcepoint
8 1 (5.00%) SAP
8 1 (5.00%) Workday