The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 22 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.92% 0.92% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 11.11% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £57,500 £22,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+161.36% -37.14%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LAN
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 11.93% 8.26% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 13
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £36,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 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 Midlands region with a requirement for LAN.

1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Aruba
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) CISM
3 1 (33.33%) BT
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (33.33%) ISDN
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Aruba
2 1 (33.33%) BT
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper