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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 67 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 74 83 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.29% 4.32% 3.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.95% 24.34% 23.26%
Number of salaries quoted 50 77 79
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,888 £58,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
LAN
West Midlands

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
371 341 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.51% 17.76% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 245 300 324
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £53,500
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 8 December 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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.

1 163 (94.77%) WAN
2 92 (53.49%) Cisco
3 78 (45.35%) Firewall
4 69 (40.12%) VPN
5 64 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
6 58 (33.72%) Microsoft
7 54 (31.40%) Windows
8 47 (27.33%) VMware
9 46 (26.74%) Active Directory
10 44 (25.58%) ITIL
11 42 (24.42%) Data Centre
12 40 (23.26%) OSPF
13 39 (22.67%) CCNP
14 38 (22.09%) DHCP
15 36 (20.93%) CCNA
16 35 (20.35%) DNS
16 35 (20.35%) Windows Server
17 33 (19.19%) CheckPoint
18 32 (18.60%) TCP/IP
18 32 (18.60%) Network Security
19 31 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
20 30 (17.44%) HP
21 29 (16.86%) Wireless
22 27 (15.70%) MS Exchange
22 27 (15.70%) Presales
23 25 (14.53%) BGP
24 24 (13.95%) Fortinet
25 23 (13.37%) VLAN
25 23 (13.37%) Degree
25 23 (13.37%) 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 27 (15.70%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (5.23%) IIS
4 7 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.07%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.49%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.91%) JBoss
6 5 (2.91%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.58%) CMS
7 1 (0.58%) Moodle
7 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (10.47%) MS Office
2 16 (9.30%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (9.88%) assyst
2 1 (0.58%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.56%) Mimecast
2 3 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 163 (94.77%) WAN
2 78 (45.35%) Firewall
3 69 (40.12%) VPN
4 40 (23.26%) OSPF
5 38 (22.09%) DHCP
6 35 (20.35%) DNS
7 32 (18.60%) Network Security
7 32 (18.60%) TCP/IP
8 29 (16.86%) Wireless
9 25 (14.53%) BGP
10 23 (13.37%) VLAN
11 22 (12.79%) MPLS
12 21 (12.21%) WLAN
13 17 (9.88%) SSL
14 16 (9.30%) EIGRP
14 16 (9.30%) SAN
15 14 (8.14%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (8.14%) Cisco Wireless
16 13 (7.56%) Internet
16 13 (7.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.40%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.16%) MS Access
4 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.58%) MySQL
General
1 15 (8.72%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.40%) Finance
3 9 (5.23%) Retail
4 6 (3.49%) French Language
5 5 (2.91%) German Language
6 3 (1.74%) Law
7 2 (1.16%) Electronics
7 2 (1.16%) Marketing
8 1 (0.58%) Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (28.49%) Network Engineer
2 37 (21.51%) Analyst
3 19 (11.05%) Network Analyst
4 18 (10.47%) Senior Network Engineer
5 16 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.56%) Architect
6 13 (7.56%) Exchange Engineer
6 13 (7.56%) IT Engineer
6 13 (7.56%) Support Analyst
7 12 (6.98%) IT Support
8 10 (5.81%) Senior Analyst
8 10 (5.81%) Senior Network Analyst
8 10 (5.81%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.23%) Server Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (4.65%) IT Support Engineer
11 7 (4.07%) Cisco Network Analyst
11 7 (4.07%) Senior Server Analyst
11 7 (4.07%) Senior Storage Analyst
11 7 (4.07%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.16%) .NET
2 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.58%) WAP
2 1 (0.58%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (24.42%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.72%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.74%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.74%) Driving Licence
4 3 (1.74%) FMCG
4 3 (1.74%) NHS
5 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.58%) EPoS
6 1 (0.58%) Handset
6 1 (0.58%) iPad
6 1 (0.58%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.58%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.40%) Windows
2 35 (20.35%) Windows Server
3 13 (7.56%) Windows 7
3 13 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (5.81%) Linux
5 9 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.07%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.49%) AIX
7 6 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.49%) Solaris
7 6 (3.49%) Unix
8 4 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.74%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.58%) Android
10 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.58%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.58%) ITIL
2 27 (15.70%) Presales
3 22 (12.79%) Validation
4 21 (12.21%) Network Management
5 19 (11.05%) Project Management
6 18 (10.47%) Root Cause Analysis
7 17 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (9.88%) Service Delivery
8 15 (8.72%) Software Engineering
9 11 (6.40%) Mentoring
9 11 (6.40%) Service Management
10 9 (5.23%) Data Management
10 9 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (5.23%) PRINCE2
10 9 (5.23%) Resource Management
11 8 (4.65%) Application Rationalisation
11 8 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (4.65%) TOGAF
11 8 (4.65%) Zachman Framework
12 7 (4.07%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.63%) C
2 15 (8.72%) SQL
3 7 (4.07%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.49%) Perl
5 2 (1.16%) C#
5 2 (1.16%) Java
5 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 64 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (22.67%) CCNP
3 36 (20.93%) CCNA
4 23 (13.37%) Degree
5 22 (12.79%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (9.88%) CCIE
7 16 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (8.72%) MCSE
9 13 (7.56%) Security Cleared
10 8 (4.65%) CCDP
10 8 (4.65%) CCVP
10 8 (4.65%) MCSA
11 7 (4.07%) CCDA
11 7 (4.07%) CCIP
12 6 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (2.91%) CISSP
13 5 (2.91%) SC Cleared
14 4 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 1 (0.58%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) COBIT
2 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (26.74%) Active Directory
2 31 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (12.79%) vSphere
4 7 (4.07%) XenApp
5 6 (3.49%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (13.37%) SCOM
2 14 (8.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (5.81%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (5.23%) SCCM
5 6 (3.49%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (3.49%) SCOrch
6 4 (2.33%) EdgeSight
7 3 (1.74%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.58%) Cacti
8 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 92 (53.49%) Cisco
2 58 (33.72%) Microsoft
3 47 (27.33%) VMware
4 33 (19.19%) CheckPoint
5 30 (17.44%) HP
6 24 (13.95%) Fortinet
7 22 (12.79%) Citrix
8 14 (8.14%) Symantec
9 13 (7.56%) Palo Alto
10 11 (6.40%) Meraki
11 10 (5.81%) Aruba
12 9 (5.23%) Juniper
12 9 (5.23%) SolarWinds
13 8 (4.65%) Huawei
14 7 (4.07%) F5
15 6 (3.49%) NetApp
15 6 (3.49%) Red Hat
16 4 (2.33%) Draytek
16 4 (2.33%) Remedy
16 4 (2.33%) Sourcefire
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