The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 20 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.43% 4.56% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.76% 33.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 39 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.14% 13.68% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 74
Average salary £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
England

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

LAN
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

LAN Salary Trend in the Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) FCoE
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) StorageTek
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) AIX

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) FCoE
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) SMTP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) HPUX
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) Network Architecture
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) StorageTek
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle