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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 69 57 50
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 11 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.32% 1.91% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.73% 9.30% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 15
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,650 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,500 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
113 129 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 13.55% 20.51% 23.78%
Number of salaries quoted 108 121 111
Average salary £43,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Coventry

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 3 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 (96.67%) WAN
2 19 (63.33%) Cisco
3 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 12 (40.00%) Windows
5 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (30.00%) CCNP
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (30.00%) VMware
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (26.67%) ITIL
8 7 (23.33%) Network Security
8 7 (23.33%) Firewall
8 7 (23.33%) Wireless
8 7 (23.33%) Network Design
9 6 (20.00%) VoIP
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.00%) NetApp
9 6 (20.00%) Citrix
9 6 (20.00%) OSPF
9 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (16.67%) SAN
10 5 (16.67%) Linux
10 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (13.33%) Network Architecture
11 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
11 4 (13.33%) BGP
11 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
12 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (96.67%) WAN
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) Network Security
2 7 (23.33%) Wireless
3 6 (20.00%) OSPF
3 6 (20.00%) VoIP
4 5 (16.67%) SAN
5 4 (13.33%) BGP
6 3 (10.00%) Internet
6 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.67%) VLAN
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (3.33%) VPN
8 1 (3.33%) WLAN
8 1 (3.33%) HTTP
8 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.33%) FWSM
8 1 (3.33%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQLite
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Support
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Field Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Server Support
5 3 (10.00%) Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
5 3 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Field Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) XML
1 1 (3.33%) Ajax
1 1 (3.33%) JSON
1 1 (3.33%) jQuery
1 1 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (3.33%) POCO
1 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 4 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Network Design
3 4 (13.33%) Network Architecture
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) OO
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Content Management
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.33%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.33%) High Availability
5 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C#
1 1 (3.33%) C++
1 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.33%) PHP
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
1 1 (3.33%) VC++
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (10.00%) CCNA
4 2 (6.67%) CCIE
5 1 (3.33%) CCDP
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
5 1 (3.33%) MCSA
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) XenApp
3 3 (10.00%) XenServer
3 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
3 6 (20.00%) NetApp
4 3 (10.00%) Avaya
4 3 (10.00%) Juniper
5 2 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.33%) Twitter
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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