The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 3 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 32.43% 12.99% 15.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 38.46% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 3
Median salary £32,000 £25,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.73% -15.83%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,188 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.46% +7.16%
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
18 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dudley 48.65% 33.77% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 3
Median salary £32,000 £25,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.73% -15.83%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

The demand trend of job ads across the Dudley region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Dudley

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Dudley region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Dudley

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dudley region with a requirement for LAN.

1 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) VLAN
3 10 (66.67%) Wireless
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco
3 10 (66.67%) VoIP
4 9 (60.00%) VPN
5 8 (53.33%) MPLS
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (46.67%) Draytek
6 7 (46.67%) HP
7 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (40.00%) Huawei
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (40.00%) DNS
7 6 (40.00%) MS Visio
7 6 (40.00%) ADSL
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (40.00%) Fortinet
7 6 (40.00%) Wireshark
7 6 (40.00%) HSRP
7 6 (40.00%) Meraki
7 6 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (33.33%) CCNA
9 4 (26.67%) IPv4
9 4 (26.67%) Internet
9 4 (26.67%) Dell
9 4 (26.67%) Project Management
9 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
9 4 (26.67%) SSL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (93.33%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) VLAN
3 10 (66.67%) VoIP
3 10 (66.67%) Wireless
4 9 (60.00%) VPN
5 8 (53.33%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (53.33%) MPLS
6 6 (40.00%) ADSL
6 6 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (40.00%) DNS
6 6 (40.00%) HSRP
6 6 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
6 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (40.00%) Wireshark
7 4 (26.67%) DHCP
7 4 (26.67%) Internet
7 4 (26.67%) IPv4
7 4 (26.67%) SSL
8 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) GIS
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Network Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) IP Architect
4 2 (13.33%) IP Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior IP Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Presales
1 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (26.67%) Project Management
1 4 (26.67%) Resource Management
1 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
1 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) Data Security
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (33.33%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) CCDP
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Draytek
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Fortinet
3 6 (40.00%) Huawei
3 6 (40.00%) Meraki
4 4 (26.67%) Dell
4 4 (26.67%) NETGEAR
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) SonicWALL
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 1 (6.67%) BT
7 1 (6.67%) Mitel
7 1 (6.67%) NEC
7 1 (6.67%) Panasonic
7 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds