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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 60 51 76
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Permanent jobs citing LAN 106 80 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.22% 4.31% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.65% 24.62% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 70 73 53
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,195 £31,500 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%
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
430 325 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.14% 17.49% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 279 284 330
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £27,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 September 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 183 (97.34%) WAN
2 88 (46.81%) Cisco
3 83 (44.15%) VPN
4 76 (40.43%) Microsoft
4 76 (40.43%) Active Directory
5 72 (38.30%) Firewall
6 69 (36.70%) Cisco Certification
7 65 (34.57%) VMware
8 59 (31.38%) Windows
9 50 (26.60%) DHCP
10 47 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 47 (25.00%) DNS
10 47 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 47 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 45 (23.94%) CCNA
12 43 (22.87%) CCNP
13 39 (20.74%) Windows Server
14 38 (20.21%) MPLS
14 38 (20.21%) Wireless
15 37 (19.68%) Citrix
16 35 (18.62%) SLA
16 35 (18.62%) vSphere
17 34 (18.09%) Data Centre
17 34 (18.09%) ITIL
18 31 (16.49%) Validation
19 30 (15.96%) Presales
19 30 (15.96%) SCOM
20 28 (14.89%) Network Security
21 26 (13.83%) assyst
21 26 (13.83%) C

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 47 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 25 (13.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (9.04%) Skype for Business
4 14 (7.45%) IIS
5 12 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (3.19%) WebSphere
8 5 (2.66%) JBoss
8 5 (2.66%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.53%) CMS
10 1 (0.53%) Moodle
10 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (9.04%) MS Excel
1 17 (9.04%) MS Office
2 4 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 26 (13.83%) assyst
2 1 (0.53%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.17%) Mimecast
2 8 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.72%) Office 365
4 6 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (2.13%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.53%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 183 (97.34%) WAN
2 83 (44.15%) VPN
3 72 (38.30%) Firewall
4 50 (26.60%) DHCP
5 47 (25.00%) DNS
5 47 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 38 (20.21%) MPLS
6 38 (20.21%) Wireless
7 28 (14.89%) Network Security
8 21 (11.17%) SAN
9 20 (10.64%) BGP
9 20 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
9 20 (10.64%) OSPF
9 20 (10.64%) VoIP
10 18 (9.57%) WLAN
11 17 (9.04%) SSL
11 17 (9.04%) VPLS
12 16 (8.51%) Cisco Wireless
13 14 (7.45%) EIGRP
13 14 (7.45%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.53%) MS Access
4 1 (0.53%) MySQL
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (6.38%) French Language
2 10 (5.32%) Finance
3 9 (4.79%) Retail
4 8 (4.26%) German Language
5 7 (3.72%) Law
6 5 (2.66%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.60%) Banking
8 2 (1.06%) Electronics
9 1 (0.53%) Advertising
9 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (23.40%) Analyst
2 41 (21.81%) Network Engineer
3 27 (14.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (12.23%) Network Analyst
5 22 (11.70%) Support Engineer
6 21 (11.17%) Exchange Engineer
7 19 (10.11%) Support Analyst
8 18 (9.57%) Network Support
9 14 (7.45%) Architect
10 13 (6.91%) IT Engineer
11 11 (5.85%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (5.85%) Infrastructure Architect
12 10 (5.32%) IT Support
12 10 (5.32%) Network Support Analyst
12 10 (5.32%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (5.32%) Senior Network Analyst
13 9 (4.79%) Cisco Engineer
13 9 (4.79%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 9 (4.79%) IT Support Engineer
14 8 (4.26%) Cisco Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.13%) .NET
2 2 (1.06%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.53%) CSS
3 1 (0.53%) DOM
3 1 (0.53%) EDI
3 1 (0.53%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.53%) HTML
3 1 (0.53%) HTML5
3 1 (0.53%) jQuery
3 1 (0.53%) JSON
3 1 (0.53%) LINQ
3 1 (0.53%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.53%) WAP
3 1 (0.53%) XML
3 1 (0.53%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.09%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.66%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.60%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (1.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (1.60%) Handset
4 3 (1.60%) iSeries
4 3 (1.60%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.06%) AS400
5 2 (1.06%) Clustering
5 2 (1.06%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.06%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.06%) Replication
6 1 (0.53%) EPoS
6 1 (0.53%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.53%) NHS
6 1 (0.53%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.53%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 59 (31.38%) Windows
2 39 (20.74%) Windows Server
3 15 (7.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (6.91%) Windows 7
5 12 (6.38%) Linux
5 12 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.32%) Windows 8
7 8 (4.26%) Unix
8 7 (3.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (2.13%) AIX
9 4 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.13%) Solaris
9 4 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.53%) Android
10 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.09%) ITIL
2 31 (16.49%) Validation
3 30 (15.96%) Presales
4 26 (13.83%) Project Management
5 13 (6.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (6.91%) Migration
6 11 (5.85%) PRINCE2
6 11 (5.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (5.32%) TOGAF
7 10 (5.32%) Zachman Framework
8 9 (4.79%) Data Management
8 9 (4.79%) Network Management
9 8 (4.26%) Application Rationalisation
9 8 (4.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (3.72%) Capacity Planning
10 7 (3.72%) Resource Management
11 6 (3.19%) Matrix Management
11 6 (3.19%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (3.19%) Risk Management
11 6 (3.19%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.83%) C
2 19 (10.11%) SQL
3 5 (2.66%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.13%) Perl
5 3 (1.60%) C#
5 3 (1.60%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.06%) Java
7 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (36.70%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (23.94%) CCNA
3 43 (22.87%) CCNP
4 16 (8.51%) CCIE
5 15 (7.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (7.98%) Security Cleared
6 14 (7.45%) MCSE
7 11 (5.85%) MCSA
8 10 (5.32%) CISSP
8 10 (5.32%) Degree
8 10 (5.32%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.26%) CCVP
10 7 (3.72%) CCDA
10 7 (3.72%) CCDP
10 7 (3.72%) CCIP
11 6 (3.19%) APMP
11 6 (3.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (1.60%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (18.62%) SLA
2 4 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.60%) COBIT
3 3 (1.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (40.43%) Active Directory
2 47 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (18.62%) vSphere
4 11 (5.85%) XenApp
5 9 (4.79%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.79%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.13%) XenServer
7 3 (1.60%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.06%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.53%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.53%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (15.96%) SCOM
2 22 (11.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 15 (7.98%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (4.79%) SCCM
5 6 (3.19%) Cisco Prime
6 5 (2.66%) EdgeSight
7 4 (2.13%) NetBackup
7 4 (2.13%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.06%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.06%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.53%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.53%) Cacti
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.53%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 88 (46.81%) Cisco
2 76 (40.43%) Microsoft
3 65 (34.57%) VMware
4 37 (19.68%) Citrix
5 25 (13.30%) Symantec
6 23 (12.23%) HP
7 17 (9.04%) Juniper
8 12 (6.38%) CheckPoint
8 12 (6.38%) F5
8 12 (6.38%) Palo Alto
8 12 (6.38%) SolarWinds
9 10 (5.32%) NetApp
10 9 (4.79%) Aruba
10 9 (4.79%) Riverbed
11 8 (4.26%) Aerohive Networks
12 7 (3.72%) Extreme Networks
12 7 (3.72%) Meraki
13 5 (2.66%) AppSense
13 5 (2.66%) Huawei
13 5 (2.66%) ServiceNow
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