The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 15 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 7.10% 3.98% 2.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.17% 12.70% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 2
Average salary £45,000 £30,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% -34.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £21,300 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,500 £47,250
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 Shropshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
23 63 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 13.61% 31.34% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 57 7
Average salary £42,500 £30,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.34% -32.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £47,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Shropshire

LAN
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +13 10 £47,500 +55.73% 2
Market Drayton - 1 £42,500 -
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 14 (100.00%) WAN
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (92.86%) Firewall
3 12 (85.71%) CheckPoint
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (64.29%) F5
5 8 (57.14%) CCNP
6 7 (50.00%) Wireless
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (50.00%) VLAN
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (42.86%) CCSA
7 6 (42.86%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (42.86%) MPLS
7 6 (42.86%) CCNA
8 4 (28.57%) SAN
8 4 (28.57%) Network Security
9 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 3 (21.43%) VPLS
9 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (21.43%) CCSE
9 3 (21.43%) Network Design
9 3 (21.43%) JNCIP
9 3 (21.43%) JNCIE
9 3 (21.43%) SecurID
9 3 (21.43%) NX-OS
9 3 (21.43%) WAN Optimisation

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) WAN
2 13 (92.86%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (50.00%) VLAN
3 7 (50.00%) Wireless
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco Wireless
4 6 (42.86%) MPLS
5 4 (28.57%) Network Security
5 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (21.43%) DWDM
6 3 (21.43%) NX-OS
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) VPLS
6 3 (21.43%) VPN
6 3 (21.43%) WLAN
7 1 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) Network Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) SecurID
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
1 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
1 3 (21.43%) Network Design
1 3 (21.43%) WAN Optimisation
2 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCNP
3 6 (42.86%) CCNA
3 6 (42.86%) CCSA
4 3 (21.43%) CCDA
4 3 (21.43%) CCDP
4 3 (21.43%) CCIE
4 3 (21.43%) CCSE
4 3 (21.43%) JNCIE
4 3 (21.43%) JNCIP
4 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) CheckPoint
3 9 (64.29%) F5
4 3 (21.43%) Avaya
4 3 (21.43%) Imperva
4 3 (21.43%) Juniper
4 3 (21.43%) Nokia
4 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
4 3 (21.43%) Riverbed
4 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) VMware
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