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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 63 48 61
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 13 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.55% 2.56% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.94% 13.56% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 12
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £51,500 £52,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
87 118 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.39% 18.91% 25.54%
Number of salaries quoted 80 111 121
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 29 (100.00%) WAN
2 18 (62.07%) Cisco
3 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
4 12 (41.38%) Windows
5 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (34.48%) Firewall
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (31.03%) CCNP
6 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
7 8 (27.59%) ITIL
7 8 (27.59%) VMware
8 6 (20.69%) NetApp
8 6 (20.69%) Wireless
8 6 (20.69%) Juniper
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (17.24%) Network Security
9 5 (17.24%) SAN
9 5 (17.24%) Citrix
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.24%) VoIP
9 5 (17.24%) OSPF
9 5 (17.24%) Network Design
10 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
10 4 (13.79%) Linux
10 4 (13.79%) CCIE
10 4 (13.79%) IBM
10 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
10 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (13.79%) Network Architecture

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.34%) MS Project
3 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (34.48%) Firewall
3 6 (20.69%) Wireless
4 5 (17.24%) Network Security
4 5 (17.24%) VoIP
4 5 (17.24%) SAN
4 5 (17.24%) OSPF
5 3 (10.34%) BGP
5 3 (10.34%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (6.90%) VLAN
6 2 (6.90%) Internet
6 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.45%) VPN
7 1 (3.45%) WLAN
7 1 (3.45%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Legal
1 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Network Engineer
1 9 (31.03%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Senior Network Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Technical Support
2 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Server Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Field Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Server Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Architect
3 3 (10.34%) Server Support
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Network Design
3 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.79%) Network Architecture
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (3.45%) High Availability
6 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCNP
3 4 (13.79%) CCIE
4 3 (10.34%) CCNA
5 1 (3.45%) CCDP
5 1 (3.45%) MCSE
5 1 (3.45%) MCSA
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 2 (6.90%) XenServer
4 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Juniper
3 6 (20.69%) NetApp
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.24%) Citrix
5 4 (13.79%) IBM
6 2 (6.90%) Avaya
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle
7 1 (3.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Extensive benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £52K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago