The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Manchester / Wigan
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 6 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 -  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 13.16% 5.56% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 47.62% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Median salary £25,750 £20,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.75% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.73% +2.81%  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 21 1 0
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 27.63% 5.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 0
Median salary £30,000 £20,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wigan citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Wigan

LAN
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for LAN in Wigan

LAN
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Wigan over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Wigan

LAN
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Wigan region with a requirement for LAN.

1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 4 (40.00%) SLA
4 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) EDI
5 3 (30.00%) ERP
5 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (30.00%) SAP
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) QlikView
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (30.00%) Office 365
5 3 (30.00%) PowerPivot
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) MikroTik
6 2 (20.00%) Presales
6 2 (20.00%) Coaching

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) 802.11
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (20.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (30.00%) PowerPivot
1 3 (30.00%) QlikView
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) ERP Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support
2 3 (30.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) EDI
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) Coaching
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Presales
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCDP
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) HP ASE
1 2 (20.00%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) AirMagnet
3 2 (20.00%) Aruba
3 2 (20.00%) BroadSoft
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) MikroTik
3 2 (20.00%) Mitel
3 2 (20.00%) NEC
3 2 (20.00%) Ruckus Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) WatchGuard