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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 16 7 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 3.64% 11.63% 6.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £22,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 7.27% 11.63% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Average salary £22,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 February 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCDP
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco