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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 23 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 13 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.47% 6.50% 1.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.67% 17.78% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 1
Average salary £36,913 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.14% +8.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
60 45 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 29.85% 36.59% 25.91%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 23
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £21,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £39,200
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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 +7 10 £31,250 +9.64% 2
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 20 (95.24%) WAN
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Hyper-V
3 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 14 (66.67%) VMware
5 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
6 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
7 10 (47.62%) Citrix
7 10 (47.62%) Firewall
8 9 (42.86%) Linux
8 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
9 8 (38.10%) VoIP
9 8 (38.10%) Windows Vista
9 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (38.10%) Windows 8
10 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (33.33%) Office 365
10 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (33.33%) DNS
11 6 (28.57%) Cisco
11 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (23.81%) Nagios
12 5 (23.81%) DDNS
12 5 (23.81%) IPv4
12 5 (23.81%) IPv6
12 5 (23.81%) CCNA
12 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (23.81%) HP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (95.24%) WAN
2 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 10 (47.62%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) VoIP
5 7 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) IPv4
6 5 (23.81%) IPv6
6 5 (23.81%) DDNS
6 5 (23.81%) VPN
6 5 (23.81%) IP Telephony
6 5 (23.81%) VLAN
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (9.52%) DHCP
8 1 (4.76%) SNMP
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Support Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Network Support
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Support
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Support
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Support
4 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Vista
3 8 (38.10%) Windows 8
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (14.29%) UNIX
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Network Design
2 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
2 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
2 1 (4.76%) Line Management
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CCNA
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Hyper-V
2 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Citrix
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) Brocade
4 5 (23.81%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.76%) Avaya
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