The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley - - 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
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 Dudley region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dudley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 0 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 16.67% - 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 16
Average salary £40,000 - £33,500
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 - £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

LAN
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

LAN Salary Trend in Dudley

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Service Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 7 (87.50%) Wireshark
2 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) PPP
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) VoIP
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
2 7 (87.50%) High Availability
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (87.50%) HSRP
2 7 (87.50%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dudley 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) PPP
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) MPLS
2 7 (87.50%) OSPF
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 7 (87.50%) VLAN
2 7 (87.50%) Wireshark
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (87.50%) HSRP
2 7 (87.50%) Spanning Tree
2 7 (87.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Network Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
1 7 (87.50%) Service Delivery
1 7 (87.50%) Load Balancing
1 7 (87.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco