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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 64 55 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs citing LAN 82 82 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.49% 4.08% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.77% 19.76% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 51 72 39
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £29,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,750 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
331 415 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.07% 20.65% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 256 370 236
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 June 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Birmingham

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 194 (97.98%) WAN
2 96 (48.48%) Cisco
3 94 (47.47%) Firewall
4 80 (40.40%) Active Directory
5 75 (37.88%) Microsoft
6 73 (36.87%) VPN
7 67 (33.84%) Cisco Certification
8 61 (30.81%) Windows
9 60 (30.30%) VMware
10 56 (28.28%) ITIL
11 48 (24.24%) CCNA
12 46 (23.23%) CCNP
13 44 (22.22%) MS Exchange
14 40 (20.20%) Citrix
15 39 (19.70%) TCP/IP
15 39 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
16 37 (18.69%) Windows Server
17 35 (17.68%) DNS
18 34 (17.17%) SLA
18 34 (17.17%) MPLS
18 34 (17.17%) Network Security
19 32 (16.16%) DHCP
20 30 (15.15%) MS Excel
21 29 (14.65%) Validation
21 29 (14.65%) assyst
21 29 (14.65%) SCOM
22 28 (14.14%) Symantec
22 28 (14.14%) Project Management
23 27 (13.64%) Data Centre
24 25 (12.63%) 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 44 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 13 (6.57%) Skype for Business
4 7 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (3.54%) IIS
5 4 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) CMS
7 1 (0.51%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.51%) Moodle
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 30 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) MS Project
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (14.65%) assyst
2 2 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.01%) JDE World
3 1 (0.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.08%) Mimecast
2 13 (6.57%) Office 365
3 9 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.02%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 194 (97.98%) WAN
2 94 (47.47%) Firewall
3 73 (36.87%) VPN
4 39 (19.70%) TCP/IP
5 35 (17.68%) DNS
6 34 (17.17%) MPLS
6 34 (17.17%) Network Security
7 32 (16.16%) DHCP
8 23 (11.62%) VoIP
8 23 (11.62%) Wireless
9 19 (9.60%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (8.59%) NetScaler
10 17 (8.59%) SAN
11 15 (7.58%) SSL
12 14 (7.07%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (5.05%) Internet
14 9 (4.55%) IPsec
14 9 (4.55%) IPv4
14 9 (4.55%) VLAN
15 7 (3.54%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (4.04%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.54%) Finance
2 7 (3.54%) French Language
3 6 (3.03%) Law
3 6 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.03%) Retail
4 5 (2.53%) Legal
5 4 (2.02%) Banking
5 4 (2.02%) German Language
5 4 (2.02%) Marketing
6 2 (1.01%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (26.26%) Analyst
2 50 (25.25%) Network Engineer
3 27 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 23 (11.62%) Network Analyst
5 21 (10.61%) Network Support
6 20 (10.10%) Support Engineer
7 16 (8.08%) Architect
7 16 (8.08%) Exchange Engineer
8 14 (7.07%) Cisco Analyst
8 14 (7.07%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 14 (7.07%) Support Analyst
9 13 (6.57%) Citrix Engineer
9 13 (6.57%) Designer
10 12 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
10 12 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 11 (5.56%) Network Support Analyst
12 10 (5.05%) Infrastructure Manager
13 9 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
13 9 (4.55%) Network Designer
13 9 (4.55%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.02%) EDI
2 3 (1.52%) .NET
3 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.51%) CSS
3 1 (0.51%) DOM
3 1 (0.51%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.51%) HTML
3 1 (0.51%) HTML5
3 1 (0.51%) jQuery
3 1 (0.51%) JSON
3 1 (0.51%) LINQ
3 1 (0.51%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.06%) Fat Client
3 12 (6.06%) Thin Client
4 7 (3.54%) iSeries
5 3 (1.52%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (1.52%) Handset
6 2 (1.01%) AS400
6 2 (1.01%) Clustering
6 2 (1.01%) Replication
6 2 (1.01%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.51%) EPoS
7 1 (0.51%) FMCG
7 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.51%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.51%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 61 (30.81%) Windows
2 37 (18.69%) Windows Server
3 13 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (6.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (5.05%) Windows 7
4 10 (5.05%) Windows 8
5 7 (3.54%) Linux
5 7 (3.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.02%) Unix
6 4 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.01%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.51%) Android
8 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (28.28%) ITIL
2 29 (14.65%) Validation
3 28 (14.14%) Project Management
4 17 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (6.57%) Performance Monitoring
5 13 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (6.06%) Configuration Management
6 12 (6.06%) Service Management
7 11 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 11 (5.56%) Problem Management
8 10 (5.05%) Service Delivery
9 9 (4.55%) Information Security
10 8 (4.04%) Change Control
10 8 (4.04%) Change Management
10 8 (4.04%) Network Design
10 8 (4.04%) Network Management
10 8 (4.04%) Presales
11 7 (3.54%) Matrix Management
11 7 (3.54%) Migration
12 6 (3.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.59%) C
2 11 (5.56%) SQL
3 3 (1.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.01%) Python
4 2 (1.01%) RPG
4 2 (1.01%) VB
5 1 (0.51%) C#
5 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (33.84%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (24.24%) CCNA
3 46 (23.23%) CCNP
4 20 (10.10%) Security Cleared
5 18 (9.09%) CISSP
5 18 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 16 (8.08%) MCSE
6 16 (8.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (6.57%) Degree
8 10 (5.05%) CISM
9 7 (3.54%) APMP
10 6 (3.03%) MCSA
11 5 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.02%) CCIE
12 4 (2.02%) PMI Certification
12 4 (2.02%) PMP
13 2 (1.01%) JNCIA
13 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (0.51%) MCITP
14 1 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (17.17%) SLA
2 4 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.52%) COBIT
3 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 80 (40.40%) Active Directory
2 39 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (12.63%) vSphere
4 18 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 18 (9.09%) XenApp
5 17 (8.59%) XenDesktop
6 12 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.02%) XenServer
8 3 (1.52%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.01%) Snort
9 2 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.01%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.51%) Firmware
10 1 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.51%) vCloud
10 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (14.65%) SCOM
2 17 (8.59%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (6.57%) EdgeSight
4 12 (6.06%) NetBackup
5 6 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (3.03%) SCCM
6 4 (2.02%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.01%) Nessus
7 2 (1.01%) Nexpose
7 2 (1.01%) Proventia
7 2 (1.01%) QRadar
8 1 (0.51%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.51%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 96 (48.48%) Cisco
2 75 (37.88%) Microsoft
3 60 (30.30%) VMware
4 40 (20.20%) Citrix
5 28 (14.14%) Symantec
6 23 (11.62%) HP
7 22 (11.11%) Juniper
8 17 (8.59%) Extreme Networks
8 17 (8.59%) ServiceNow
9 15 (7.58%) CheckPoint
10 13 (6.57%) AppSense
11 10 (5.05%) Avaya
11 10 (5.05%) F5
12 8 (4.04%) Aerohive Networks
12 8 (4.04%) Aruba
13 7 (3.54%) Riverbed
14 6 (3.03%) NetApp
14 6 (3.03%) Palo Alto
15 5 (2.53%) Remedy
15 5 (2.53%) SonicWALL
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22500.00 - £29850.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22500.00 - £29895.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago