Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 64 53
Rank change year-on-year +42 -11 +31
Permanent jobs citing LAN 70 15 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 10.75% 2.41% 5.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.67% 17.05% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 56 12 47
Warrington median annual salary £40,500 £51,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.98% +20.59% +41.67%
10th Percentile £20,500 £32,025 £29,400
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £80,000
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.51% +2.78% +50.00%

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 Warrington with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 168 88 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 25.81% 14.15% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 123 69 147
Warrington median annual salary £40,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% -14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £19,800 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +2.56%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Warrington

LAN
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for LAN in Warrington

LAN
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Warrington over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 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 Warrington region with a requirement for LAN.

1 68 (97.14%) WAN
2 44 (62.86%) VPN
3 38 (54.29%) Windows
4 33 (47.14%) Cisco
5 31 (44.29%) Active Directory
6 28 (40.00%) Firewall
6 28 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 25 (35.71%) Citrix
7 25 (35.71%) DNS
8 24 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
9 22 (31.43%) MPLS
10 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (25.71%) DHCP
13 17 (24.29%) CCNA
13 17 (24.29%) SSL
13 17 (24.29%) Wireless
13 17 (24.29%) IPsec
14 16 (22.86%) Load Balancing
14 16 (22.86%) TCP/IP
14 16 (22.86%) CCNP
14 16 (22.86%) OSPF
14 16 (22.86%) BGP
14 16 (22.86%) EIGRP
14 16 (22.86%) PMO
15 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
15 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (20.00%) VMware
16 13 (18.57%) Wireshark
16 13 (18.57%) Hyper-V

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (7.14%) IIS
3 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.14%) Office 365
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (97.14%) WAN
2 44 (62.86%) VPN
3 28 (40.00%) Firewall
4 25 (35.71%) DNS
5 22 (31.43%) MPLS
6 18 (25.71%) DHCP
7 17 (24.29%) IPsec
7 17 (24.29%) SSL
7 17 (24.29%) Wireless
8 16 (22.86%) BGP
8 16 (22.86%) EIGRP
8 16 (22.86%) OSPF
8 16 (22.86%) TCP/IP
9 13 (18.57%) Wireshark
10 12 (17.14%) Cisco IOS
10 12 (17.14%) NX-OS
10 12 (17.14%) SAN
11 10 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (12.86%) Cisco PIX
12 9 (12.86%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (34.29%) Analyst
2 22 (31.43%) Network Engineer
3 14 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 11 (15.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (11.43%) Active Directory Analyst
7 7 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) Service Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) Citrix Support
8 6 (8.57%) Citrix Support Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (8.57%) Support Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 5 (7.14%) IT Analyst
9 5 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) VMware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Replication
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (54.29%) Windows
2 19 (27.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 14 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 8 (11.43%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.71%) Linux
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.29%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.86%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Load Balancing
2 11 (15.71%) ITIL
3 8 (11.43%) Service Delivery
4 7 (10.00%) Open Source
5 5 (7.14%) Change Management
5 5 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (7.14%) Project Management
6 4 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.71%) Service Management
7 3 (4.29%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.29%) Network Management
7 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.86%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.86%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.86%) Information Security
8 2 (2.86%) IT Strategy
8 2 (2.86%) ITIL V3
8 2 (2.86%) ITSM
8 2 (2.86%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (34.29%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (24.29%) CCNA
3 16 (22.86%) CCNP
4 8 (11.43%) CCIE
4 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
5 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.71%) MCP
6 4 (5.71%) MCSA
7 2 (2.86%) Degree
7 2 (2.86%) MCSE
8 1 (1.43%) CCA
8 1 (1.43%) CCDE
8 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.86%) PMO
2 7 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (44.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (18.57%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.43%) XenApp
4 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (47.14%) Cisco
2 25 (35.71%) Citrix
3 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (20.00%) VMware
5 9 (12.86%) F5
5 9 (12.86%) Riverbed
6 8 (11.43%) Juniper
6 8 (11.43%) Palo Alto
7 5 (7.14%) Veeam
8 1 (1.43%) Apple
8 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.43%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.43%) NetApp