The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 15 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 3.77% 2.11% 5.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 40.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £20,750 £28,287 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.64% -5.71%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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 Herefordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 11.32% 5.26% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £35,500 £21,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.04% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £30,000 £28,287
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Herefordshire

LAN
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hereford +6 1 £20,000 -29.29%
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Network Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) ADSL
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) ADSL
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Technician
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Data Management
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Network Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCDP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco