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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank - 16 4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 4.35% 23.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 50.00% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £31,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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 Herefordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 14.81% 8.70% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 7
Average salary £27,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) DMZ
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Avaya
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Nortel
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) DMZ
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Resilience Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Nortel
2 1 (16.67%) VMware