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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 54 60 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 13 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.10% 1.34% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.04% 5.33% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 13
Average salary £41,250 £48,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,100 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
108 150 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 17.48% 25.17% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 99 107 75
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (70.37%) TCP/IP
3 18 (66.67%) Windows
3 18 (66.67%) Finance
4 17 (62.96%) SCCM
5 14 (51.85%) Internet
6 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
6 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (37.04%) Firewall
9 8 (29.63%) MS Office
10 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
10 7 (25.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (25.93%) Network Monitoring
11 6 (22.22%) SAN
11 6 (22.22%) CommVault
11 6 (22.22%) Web Services
11 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
12 5 (18.52%) VoIP
12 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
12 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
12 5 (18.52%) Symposium
12 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
13 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (14.81%) Degree
13 4 (14.81%) MCSE
13 4 (14.81%) MCP
13 4 (14.81%) Citrix
13 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (25.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 3 (11.11%) IIS
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Office
2 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) WAN
2 19 (70.37%) TCP/IP
3 14 (51.85%) Internet
4 10 (37.04%) Firewall
5 6 (22.22%) SAN
6 5 (18.52%) VoIP
6 5 (18.52%) Symposium
7 4 (14.81%) Intranet
8 2 (7.41%) Nortel Meridian
8 2 (7.41%) DHCP
8 2 (7.41%) DNS
9 1 (3.70%) MPLS
9 1 (3.70%) BGP
9 1 (3.70%) VPN
9 1 (3.70%) PBX
9 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MSI
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Network Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Telecoms Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Server Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 3 (11.11%) UNIX Team Leader
5 3 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) SCCM Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Server Support
6 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.70%) Network Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) XML
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) UNIX
5 3 (11.11%) Solaris
5 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.41%) Change Control
4 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
1 3 (11.11%) C
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
1 3 (11.11%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
1 4 (14.81%) MCSE
1 4 (14.81%) MCP
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.41%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) Terminal Server
2 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (62.96%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (11.11%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) CommVault
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Citrix
4 3 (11.11%) NetApp
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (11.11%) HP
4 3 (11.11%) EMC
4 3 (11.11%) Finjan
4 3 (11.11%) Netezza
5 2 (7.41%) Nortel
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Symantec
6 1 (3.70%) Tandberg