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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 83 54 55
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 44 73 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.31% 3.88% 4.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.30% 25.80% 29.60%
Number of salaries quoted 29 67 79
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £48,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%

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
270 283 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.17% 15.05% 15.20%
Number of salaries quoted 173 251 257
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 134 (93.06%) WAN
2 77 (53.47%) Cisco
3 71 (49.31%) Firewall
4 54 (37.50%) VPN
5 45 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
5 45 (31.25%) Data Centre
6 44 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 44 (30.56%) Windows
7 43 (29.86%) ITIL
8 39 (27.08%) VMware
9 36 (25.00%) OSPF
9 36 (25.00%) HP
10 34 (23.61%) Active Directory
10 34 (23.61%) CheckPoint
11 33 (22.92%) DNS
12 32 (22.22%) DHCP
12 32 (22.22%) TCP/IP
13 30 (20.83%) Windows Server
14 28 (19.44%) CCNP
14 28 (19.44%) Fortinet
15 27 (18.75%) Degree
15 27 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 27 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
16 26 (18.06%) CCNA
17 25 (17.36%) Network Security
17 25 (17.36%) Network Management
18 24 (16.67%) Service Delivery
19 23 (15.97%) Root Cause Analysis
20 22 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
20 22 (15.28%) SCOM

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 20 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (4.17%) IIS
4 5 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.78%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.39%) JBoss
6 2 (1.39%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.39%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 12 (8.33%) MS Office
2 5 (3.47%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (10.42%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.33%) Mimecast
2 5 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.47%) Office 365
3 4 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 134 (93.06%) WAN
2 71 (49.31%) Firewall
3 54 (37.50%) VPN
4 36 (25.00%) OSPF
5 33 (22.92%) DNS
6 32 (22.22%) DHCP
6 32 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 25 (17.36%) Network Security
8 19 (13.19%) VLAN
9 18 (12.50%) BGP
9 18 (12.50%) MPLS
10 17 (11.81%) Wireless
11 15 (10.42%) WLAN
12 13 (9.03%) Internet
13 12 (8.33%) SSL
14 11 (7.64%) Unified Communications
14 11 (7.64%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (6.94%) SAN
15 10 (6.94%) VoIP
16 9 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.39%) MS Access
4 1 (0.69%) MySQL
General
1 15 (10.42%) Telecoms
2 13 (9.03%) Finance
3 10 (6.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.39%) French Language
4 2 (1.39%) German Language
4 2 (1.39%) Law
4 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.39%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 51 (35.42%) Network Engineer
2 22 (15.28%) Senior Network Engineer
3 21 (14.58%) Analyst
4 15 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (8.33%) Architect
5 12 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 12 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 9 (6.25%) Server Analyst
7 8 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
7 8 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (5.56%) Senior Network Analyst
7 8 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 7 (4.86%) Capacity Manager
8 7 (4.86%) IT Engineer
8 7 (4.86%) IT Support
8 7 (4.86%) Senior Server Analyst
8 7 (4.86%) Senior Storage Analyst
8 7 (4.86%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.39%) .NET
2 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 20 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.08%) FMCG
3 3 (2.08%) NHS
4 2 (1.39%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.69%) EPoS
5 1 (0.69%) iPad
5 1 (0.69%) Life Science
5 1 (0.69%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 44 (30.56%) Windows
2 30 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 11 (7.64%) Windows 7
4 10 (6.94%) Linux
4 10 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.86%) AIX
5 7 (4.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.86%) Solaris
5 7 (4.86%) Unix
5 7 (4.86%) Windows 8
5 7 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.47%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.39%) Android
9 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.86%) ITIL
2 25 (17.36%) Network Management
3 24 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 23 (15.97%) Root Cause Analysis
5 22 (15.28%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (13.89%) Software Engineering
7 19 (13.19%) Presales
8 17 (11.81%) Project Management
8 17 (11.81%) Validation
9 16 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.94%) Resource Management
10 10 (6.94%) Service Management
11 9 (6.25%) Data Management
11 9 (6.25%) PRINCE2
12 8 (5.56%) Application Rationalisation
12 8 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (5.56%) TOGAF
12 8 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
13 7 (4.86%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.50%) C
2 13 (9.03%) SQL
3 9 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 7 (4.86%) Perl
5 2 (1.39%) C#
5 2 (1.39%) Java
5 2 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (31.25%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (19.44%) CCNP
3 27 (18.75%) Degree
3 27 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
4 26 (18.06%) CCNA
5 12 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 11 (7.64%) MCSE
7 9 (6.25%) CCIE
8 6 (4.17%) CCDP
9 5 (3.47%) CCDA
9 5 (3.47%) CCIP
9 5 (3.47%) MCSA
10 4 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.08%) CCVP
11 3 (2.08%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.39%) DBS Check
12 2 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (23.61%) Active Directory
2 27 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (11.81%) vSphere
4 5 (3.47%) XenApp
4 5 (3.47%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.39%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 22 (15.28%) SCOM
2 13 (9.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (4.86%) SCCM
3 7 (4.86%) SCOrch
4 3 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.08%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.39%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (53.47%) Cisco
2 44 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 39 (27.08%) VMware
4 36 (25.00%) HP
5 34 (23.61%) CheckPoint
6 28 (19.44%) Fortinet
7 12 (8.33%) Symantec
8 11 (7.64%) Citrix
9 9 (6.25%) Palo Alto
10 8 (5.56%) Huawei
10 8 (5.56%) Meraki
11 7 (4.86%) Red Hat
12 6 (4.17%) Aruba
13 5 (3.47%) SolarWinds
14 4 (2.78%) Aerohive Networks
14 4 (2.78%) Draytek
14 4 (2.78%) Juniper
14 4 (2.78%) NetApp
14 4 (2.78%) NETGEAR
14 4 (2.78%) Sourcefire
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