The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 57 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 19 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.48% 2.28% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.32% 15.96% 12.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 9
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £38,026
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +24.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £32,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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 Coventry region.

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
124 94 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.21% 14.31% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 106 89 62
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,026
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,268 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

LAN
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Coventry region.

LAN Salary Trend in Coventry

LAN
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 42 (89.36%) WAN
2 37 (78.72%) Cisco
3 33 (70.21%) Firewall
4 29 (61.70%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (57.45%) CCNP
6 19 (40.43%) VPN
7 16 (34.04%) CCNA
8 15 (31.91%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
9 13 (27.66%) VMware
10 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (25.53%) CCIE
11 11 (23.40%) IBM
11 11 (23.40%) Juniper
11 11 (23.40%) Windows
12 10 (21.28%) VLAN
12 10 (21.28%) Network Security
12 10 (21.28%) HP
12 10 (21.28%) MPLS
12 10 (21.28%) Meraki
12 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
13 9 (19.15%) Wireless
13 9 (19.15%) ADSL
14 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
14 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
14 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
14 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (14.89%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (14.89%) Cisco Wireless

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.13%) IaaS
3 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (89.36%) WAN
2 33 (70.21%) Firewall
3 19 (40.43%) VPN
4 15 (31.91%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (21.28%) MPLS
5 10 (21.28%) Network Security
5 10 (21.28%) VLAN
6 9 (19.15%) ADSL
6 9 (19.15%) Wireless
7 7 (14.89%) Cisco Wireless
7 7 (14.89%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (12.77%) OSPF
8 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
8 6 (12.77%) VoIP
9 5 (10.64%) DHCP
10 4 (8.51%) DNS
10 4 (8.51%) SAN
10 4 (8.51%) Software-Defined Networking
11 3 (6.38%) Cisco PIX
12 2 (4.26%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.38%) Automotive
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Analyst
1 20 (42.55%) Network Analyst
2 16 (34.04%) Network Support
3 13 (27.66%) 3rd Line Support
3 13 (27.66%) Network Engineer
4 12 (25.53%) Network Support Analyst
4 12 (25.53%) Support Analyst
5 11 (23.40%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (23.40%) Senior Network Analyst
6 10 (21.28%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 8 (17.02%) Senior IT Support
7 8 (17.02%) Senior Network Support
7 8 (17.02%) Senior Network Support Analyst
7 8 (17.02%) Senior Support Analyst
7 8 (17.02%) Support Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Network Support Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) IT Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) LAN/WAN Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) CCTV
4 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.51%) Linux
4 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.38%) Windows 2000
5 3 (6.38%) Windows NT
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
2 3 (6.38%) ERP
2 3 (6.38%) ITIL
2 3 (6.38%) Network Management
3 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (4.26%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (4.26%) Software Licensing
4 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.13%) Change Control
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.13%) High Availability
4 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.13%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (57.45%) CCNP
3 16 (34.04%) CCNA
4 12 (25.53%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.02%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.13%) vSphere
5 1 (2.13%) XenApp
5 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) WhatsUp Gold
1 5 (10.64%) Zenoss
2 3 (6.38%) QRadar
2 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.26%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.26%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.26%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (78.72%) Cisco
2 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
3 13 (27.66%) VMware
4 11 (23.40%) IBM
4 11 (23.40%) Juniper
5 10 (21.28%) HP
5 10 (21.28%) Meraki
6 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
6 5 (10.64%) F5
7 4 (8.51%) Citrix
8 3 (6.38%) Aruba
8 3 (6.38%) Nokia
8 3 (6.38%) SAP
8 3 (6.38%) Tandberg
8 3 (6.38%) Tripwire
9 2 (4.26%) arcserve
9 2 (4.26%) Avaya
9 2 (4.26%) Intel Security
9 2 (4.26%) Sophos
9 2 (4.26%) Symantec
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 3600 on call + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + On-call, Bens
Posted: 6 days ago