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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 60 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 11 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.46% 2.46% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.02% 11.11% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 16
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,950 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
122 135 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 16.18% 22.17% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 114 126 94
Average salary £37,500 £36,645 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.33% +9.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 3 June 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 30 (96.77%) WAN
2 15 (48.39%) Cisco
3 13 (41.94%) Windows
4 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
5 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
6 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.81%) CCNP
7 8 (25.81%) VMware
7 8 (25.81%) Network Design
7 8 (25.81%) Network Security
7 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (22.58%) Linux
8 7 (22.58%) Wireless
8 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (22.58%) OSPF
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
9 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
9 6 (19.35%) ITIL
9 6 (19.35%) VoIP
9 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (16.13%) Network Architecture
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (16.13%) BGP
10 5 (16.13%) Citrix
10 5 (16.13%) Firewall
11 4 (12.90%) NetApp
11 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
11 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (12.90%) Data Centre

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 3 (9.68%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (96.77%) WAN
2 8 (25.81%) Network Security
3 7 (22.58%) OSPF
3 7 (22.58%) Wireless
4 6 (19.35%) VoIP
4 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
5 5 (16.13%) BGP
5 5 (16.13%) Firewall
6 3 (9.68%) SAN
6 3 (9.68%) Internet
6 3 (9.68%) HTTP
6 3 (9.68%) VLAN
7 2 (6.45%) WLAN
8 1 (3.23%) MPLS
8 1 (3.23%) VPN
8 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.23%) FWSM
8 1 (3.23%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQLite
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Network Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Support
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Field Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Programmer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
1 3 (9.68%) CSS
1 3 (9.68%) XML
1 3 (9.68%) Ajax
1 3 (9.68%) JSON
1 3 (9.68%) jQuery
1 3 (9.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (9.68%) POCO
1 3 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Network Design
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Network Architecture
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (9.68%) Multithreading
4 3 (9.68%) OO PHP
4 3 (9.68%) OO
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.68%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.68%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Content Management
5 1 (3.23%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) C#
1 3 (9.68%) C++
1 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
1 3 (9.68%) PHP
1 3 (9.68%) VC++
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.81%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) CCDP
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) XenApp
3 3 (9.68%) XenServer
3 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
3 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Cisco
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) NetApp
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.68%) Avaya
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 3 (9.68%) Twitter
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) Sophos
6 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
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