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

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 70 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 83 80 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.52% 3.90% 2.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.96% 19.85% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 63 75 48
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +21.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,180 £31,900 £25,225
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £70,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
378 403 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.01% 19.65% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 297 369 264
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 July 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 208 (98.58%) WAN
2 106 (50.24%) Cisco
3 94 (44.55%) Firewall
4 81 (38.39%) Active Directory
5 80 (37.91%) VPN
6 77 (36.49%) Microsoft
7 76 (36.02%) Cisco Certification
8 64 (30.33%) Windows
9 63 (29.86%) VMware
10 59 (27.96%) ITIL
11 51 (24.17%) CCNA
12 49 (23.22%) CCNP
13 48 (22.75%) MS Exchange
14 45 (21.33%) Citrix
15 42 (19.91%) VMware Infrastructure
16 39 (18.48%) TCP/IP
17 37 (17.54%) Windows Server
18 36 (17.06%) Network Security
18 36 (17.06%) DHCP
18 36 (17.06%) MPLS
19 35 (16.59%) DNS
19 35 (16.59%) SLA
20 33 (15.64%) Wireless
21 31 (14.69%) Validation
22 29 (13.74%) MS Excel
22 29 (13.74%) Data Centre
23 28 (13.27%) SCOM
23 28 (13.27%) Symantec
23 28 (13.27%) assyst
24 27 (12.80%) vSphere

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 48 (22.75%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (7.58%) Skype for Business
4 11 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.27%) IIS
6 4 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.42%) JBoss
7 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.47%) CMS
9 1 (0.47%) Moodle
9 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 29 (13.74%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (13.27%) assyst
2 2 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.95%) JDE World
3 1 (0.47%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.58%) Mimecast
2 12 (5.69%) Office 365
3 9 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.90%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 208 (98.58%) WAN
2 94 (44.55%) Firewall
3 80 (37.91%) VPN
4 39 (18.48%) TCP/IP
5 36 (17.06%) DHCP
5 36 (17.06%) MPLS
5 36 (17.06%) Network Security
6 35 (16.59%) DNS
7 33 (15.64%) Wireless
8 23 (10.90%) VoIP
9 22 (10.43%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (9.48%) SAN
11 18 (8.53%) SSL
12 16 (7.58%) NetScaler
13 15 (7.11%) BGP
14 14 (6.64%) OSPF
14 14 (6.64%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (6.16%) Cisco Wireless
15 13 (6.16%) WLAN
16 12 (5.69%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (5.21%) French Language
2 8 (3.79%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.32%) Finance
3 7 (3.32%) German Language
4 6 (2.84%) Law
4 6 (2.84%) Retail
5 4 (1.90%) Banking
6 3 (1.42%) Legal
6 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.42%) Marketing
7 2 (0.95%) Back Office
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (26.07%) Analyst
2 51 (24.17%) Network Engineer
3 27 (12.80%) Network Analyst
4 26 (12.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (11.37%) Support Engineer
6 22 (10.43%) Network Support
7 16 (7.58%) Exchange Engineer
8 15 (7.11%) Architect
8 15 (7.11%) Support Analyst
9 13 (6.16%) Cisco Analyst
9 13 (6.16%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 13 (6.16%) Network Support Analyst
10 12 (5.69%) Citrix Engineer
10 12 (5.69%) IT Engineer
11 11 (5.21%) Cisco Engineer
11 11 (5.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 11 (5.21%) Designer
12 10 (4.74%) Infrastructure Manager
13 9 (4.27%) Security Analyst
13 9 (4.27%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.90%) EDI
2 3 (1.42%) .NET
3 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.47%) CSS
3 1 (0.47%) DOM
3 1 (0.47%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.47%) HTML
3 1 (0.47%) HTML5
3 1 (0.47%) jQuery
3 1 (0.47%) JSON
3 1 (0.47%) LINQ
3 1 (0.47%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.47%) WAP
3 1 (0.47%) XML
3 1 (0.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.74%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.74%) Fat Client
4 10 (4.74%) Thin Client
5 6 (2.84%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.84%) iSeries
6 4 (1.90%) Handset
7 3 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.42%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.95%) AS400
8 2 (0.95%) Clustering
8 2 (0.95%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.95%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.95%) Replication
9 1 (0.47%) EPoS
9 1 (0.47%) FMCG
9 1 (0.47%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.47%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 64 (30.33%) Windows
2 37 (17.54%) Windows Server
3 14 (6.64%) Windows 7
4 13 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (5.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (5.21%) Windows 8
7 6 (2.84%) Linux
7 6 (2.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.90%) Unix
8 4 (1.90%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.95%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.47%) Android
10 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.96%) ITIL
2 31 (14.69%) Validation
3 26 (12.32%) Project Management
4 16 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 16 (7.58%) Presales
5 12 (5.69%) Configuration Management
5 12 (5.69%) Problem Management
5 12 (5.69%) Service Management
5 12 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (5.21%) Performance Monitoring
6 11 (5.21%) PRINCE2
7 9 (4.27%) Information Security
7 9 (4.27%) Migration
7 9 (4.27%) Service Delivery
8 8 (3.79%) Change Management
8 8 (3.79%) Network Management
9 7 (3.32%) Matrix Management
9 7 (3.32%) Network Design
10 6 (2.84%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (2.84%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.53%) C
2 13 (6.16%) SQL
3 3 (1.42%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.95%) Python
4 2 (0.95%) RPG
4 2 (0.95%) VB
5 1 (0.47%) C#
5 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 76 (36.02%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (24.17%) CCNA
3 49 (23.22%) CCNP
4 19 (9.00%) CISSP
4 19 (9.00%) Security Cleared
5 18 (8.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (8.06%) MCSE
7 16 (7.58%) SC Cleared
8 13 (6.16%) Degree
9 11 (5.21%) CCIE
10 9 (4.27%) CISM
11 8 (3.79%) MCSA
12 7 (3.32%) APMP
13 5 (2.37%) CCVP
13 5 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 4 (1.90%) PMP
15 3 (1.42%) CCDA
15 3 (1.42%) CCDP
16 2 (0.95%) CCIP
16 2 (0.95%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (16.59%) SLA
2 4 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.42%) COBIT
3 3 (1.42%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 81 (38.39%) Active Directory
2 42 (19.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (12.80%) vSphere
4 18 (8.53%) XenApp
5 17 (8.06%) Hyper-V
6 16 (7.58%) XenDesktop
7 10 (4.74%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.90%) XenServer
9 3 (1.42%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.42%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.95%) Snort
10 2 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (13.27%) SCOM
2 18 (8.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (5.69%) Cisco CUCM
3 12 (5.69%) EdgeSight
4 11 (5.21%) NetBackup
5 8 (3.79%) SCCM
6 4 (1.90%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.90%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.95%) Nessus
7 2 (0.95%) Nexpose
7 2 (0.95%) Proventia
7 2 (0.95%) QRadar
8 1 (0.47%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.47%) Cacti
8 1 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.47%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.47%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 106 (50.24%) Cisco
2 77 (36.49%) Microsoft
3 63 (29.86%) VMware
4 45 (21.33%) Citrix
5 28 (13.27%) Symantec
6 24 (11.37%) Juniper
7 23 (10.90%) HP
8 17 (8.06%) CheckPoint
9 15 (7.11%) ServiceNow
10 14 (6.64%) Extreme Networks
11 13 (6.16%) F5
12 12 (5.69%) AppSense
12 12 (5.69%) Aruba
13 10 (4.74%) Riverbed
14 9 (4.27%) Palo Alto
15 8 (3.79%) Aerohive Networks
15 8 (3.79%) Avaya
16 7 (3.32%) NetApp
16 7 (3.32%) SolarWinds
17 6 (2.84%) Remedy
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