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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 34 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.71% 5.19% 5.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.59% 16.22% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 5
Median salary £31,000 £36,326 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -22.71%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Shropshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 74 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.80% 32.03% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 30 64 33
Median salary £31,500 £30,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.27% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Shropshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Shropshire

LAN
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -4 16 £31,000 +1.63%
Market Drayton - 1 £42,500 -
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 22 (78.57%) WAN
2 20 (71.43%) Cisco
3 14 (50.00%) Firewall
4 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (32.14%) SAN
5 9 (32.14%) ITIL
5 9 (32.14%) Windows
6 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 8 (28.57%) Citrix
6 8 (28.57%) DNS
6 8 (28.57%) VMware
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (28.57%) F5
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 7 (25.00%) CCNP
7 7 (25.00%) CCNA
8 6 (21.43%) Unix
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) VB
8 6 (21.43%) .NET
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) Clustering
8 6 (21.43%) Serena
8 6 (21.43%) VLAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) WAN
2 14 (50.00%) Firewall
3 9 (32.14%) SAN
4 8 (28.57%) DNS
4 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 6 (21.43%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (21.43%) DDNS
5 6 (21.43%) NAS
5 6 (21.43%) Remote Desktop
5 6 (21.43%) VLAN
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco Wireless
6 5 (17.86%) MPLS
6 5 (17.86%) Wireless
7 3 (10.71%) Network Security
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (7.14%) DWDM
8 2 (7.14%) NX-OS
8 2 (7.14%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Consultant
1 6 (21.43%) Network Consultant
1 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Environment Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Test Environment Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
1 6 (21.43%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Clustering
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (21.43%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.71%) Network Architecture
3 3 (10.71%) Network Design
4 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 2 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
1 6 (21.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCNA
2 7 (25.00%) CCNP
3 5 (17.86%) CCSA
4 3 (10.71%) CCDA
4 3 (10.71%) CCDP
4 3 (10.71%) CCIE
4 3 (10.71%) CCSE
4 3 (10.71%) JNCIE
4 3 (10.71%) JNCIP
4 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
4 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCP
5 1 (3.57%) MCSA
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Cisco
2 12 (42.86%) CheckPoint
3 8 (28.57%) Citrix
3 8 (28.57%) F5
3 8 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (21.43%) Oracle
4 6 (21.43%) Serena
5 3 (10.71%) Avaya
5 3 (10.71%) Juniper
5 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
6 2 (7.14%) Imperva
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.14%) Nokia
6 2 (7.14%) Riverbed
6 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.57%) SAP