The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 69 36 72
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +36
Permanent jobs citing LAN 52 109 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.97% 5.05% 3.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.97% 34.06% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 90 55
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
248 320 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.18% 14.83% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 179 273 253
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

LAN
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

LAN Salary Trend in Birmingham

LAN
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for LAN.

1 122 (91.73%) WAN
2 80 (60.15%) Firewall
3 76 (57.14%) Cisco
4 52 (39.10%) ITIL
5 45 (33.83%) VPN
6 43 (32.33%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (32.33%) Data Centre
7 41 (30.83%) CheckPoint
8 39 (29.32%) HP
8 39 (29.32%) Windows
9 38 (28.57%) OSPF
10 35 (26.32%) Microsoft
11 33 (24.81%) Fortinet
12 30 (22.56%) Degree
12 30 (22.56%) VMware
12 30 (22.56%) CCNA
12 30 (22.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 29 (21.80%) Network Management
13 29 (21.80%) ITIL Certification
13 29 (21.80%) Service Delivery
14 28 (21.05%) Active Directory
15 27 (20.30%) Root Cause Analysis
16 26 (19.55%) Network Security
17 25 (18.80%) CCNP
17 25 (18.80%) DNS
17 25 (18.80%) Windows Server
18 24 (18.05%) Computer Science
18 24 (18.05%) Software Engineering
19 23 (17.29%) DHCP
20 21 (15.79%) VLAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 13 (9.77%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.26%) IIS
4 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.50%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.52%) MS Office
3 5 (3.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) assyst
2 2 (1.50%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.02%) Office 365
3 7 (5.26%) Mimecast
4 4 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.26%) SaaS
6 1 (0.75%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 122 (91.73%) WAN
2 80 (60.15%) Firewall
3 45 (33.83%) VPN
4 38 (28.57%) OSPF
5 26 (19.55%) Network Security
6 25 (18.80%) DNS
7 23 (17.29%) DHCP
8 21 (15.79%) VLAN
9 20 (15.04%) TCP/IP
10 19 (14.29%) Wireless
11 18 (13.53%) BGP
12 17 (12.78%) Wi-Fi
13 16 (12.03%) MPLS
13 16 (12.03%) VoIP
14 14 (10.53%) Internet
15 13 (9.77%) SSL
15 13 (9.77%) WLAN
16 12 (9.02%) SAN
17 10 (7.52%) EIGRP
18 8 (6.02%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.50%) MS Access
2 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (13.53%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.77%) Finance
3 8 (6.02%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) Law
4 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.50%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Automotive
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
5 1 (0.75%) French Language
5 1 (0.75%) German Language
5 1 (0.75%) Polish Language
5 1 (0.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 55 (41.35%) Network Engineer
2 27 (20.30%) Senior Network Engineer
3 19 (14.29%) Analyst
4 11 (8.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (6.77%) Architect
5 9 (6.77%) Network Analyst
6 8 (6.02%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (6.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (6.02%) Support Analyst
7 7 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) IT Support
8 6 (4.51%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Security Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.76%) IT Analyst
9 5 (3.76%) IT Engineer
9 5 (3.76%) IT Support Analyst
9 5 (3.76%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (3.76%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) .NET
1 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 43 (32.33%) Data Centre
2 24 (18.05%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.26%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.26%) FMCG
4 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.26%) NHS
5 2 (1.50%) EPoS
5 2 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.75%) Handset
6 1 (0.75%) iPad
6 1 (0.75%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 39 (29.32%) Windows
2 25 (18.80%) Windows Server
3 11 (8.27%) Windows 7
4 10 (7.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.26%) Linux
6 7 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.76%) AIX
7 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.76%) Solaris
7 5 (3.76%) Unix
7 5 (3.76%) Windows 10
8 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.26%) Android
10 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (39.10%) ITIL
2 30 (22.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 29 (21.80%) Network Management
3 29 (21.80%) Service Delivery
4 27 (20.30%) Root Cause Analysis
5 24 (18.05%) Software Engineering
6 21 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 12 (9.02%) Change Management
7 12 (9.02%) Presales
7 12 (9.02%) Project Management
8 11 (8.27%) PRINCE2
8 11 (8.27%) Problem Management
9 10 (7.52%) Project Planning
9 10 (7.52%) Service Management
10 8 (6.02%) Change Control
10 8 (6.02%) Resource Management
10 8 (6.02%) Validation
11 7 (5.26%) ITIL V3
11 7 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
11 7 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.77%) C
2 8 (6.02%) SQL
3 7 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.76%) Perl
5 1 (0.75%) C#
5 1 (0.75%) Java
5 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (32.33%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (22.56%) CCNA
2 30 (22.56%) Degree
3 29 (21.80%) ITIL Certification
4 25 (18.80%) CCNP
5 10 (7.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (6.02%) MCSE
6 8 (6.02%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.76%) CCDP
8 3 (2.26%) CCDA
8 3 (2.26%) CCIE
8 3 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.50%) CCIP
9 2 (1.50%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.50%) MCSA
9 2 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.75%) CISSP
10 1 (0.75%) IISP
10 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 19 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.77%) vSphere
4 3 (2.26%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.50%) XenApp
5 2 (1.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (9.77%) SCOM
2 8 (6.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (4.51%) SCCM
4 5 (3.76%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.50%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.75%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.75%) QRadar
6 1 (0.75%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (57.14%) Cisco
2 41 (30.83%) CheckPoint
3 39 (29.32%) HP
4 35 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 33 (24.81%) Fortinet
6 30 (22.56%) VMware
7 8 (6.02%) Avaya
7 8 (6.02%) Huawei
7 8 (6.02%) Meraki
8 7 (5.26%) Palo Alto
8 7 (5.26%) Symantec
9 6 (4.51%) Aruba
9 6 (4.51%) Juniper
9 6 (4.51%) Mitel
10 5 (3.76%) Citrix
10 5 (3.76%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.76%) SolarWinds
11 4 (3.01%) Draytek
11 4 (3.01%) NETGEAR
11 4 (3.01%) Sourcefire
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