The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 38 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.18% 1.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.29% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £33,309 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 11.85% 12.10% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 13
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,000 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

LAN
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

LAN Salary Trend in Solihull

LAN
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Solihull

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 25 (86.21%) WAN
2 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 22 (75.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
4 12 (41.38%) Firewall
4 12 (41.38%) VMware
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco
5 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
5 11 (37.93%) DHCP
6 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (34.48%) CCNA
6 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (31.03%) VMware ESX
7 9 (31.03%) Finance
7 9 (31.03%) DNS
7 9 (31.03%) Windows XP
7 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
7 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (31.03%) vSphere
7 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (27.59%) MS Office
8 8 (27.59%) VPN
9 6 (20.69%) Project Management
10 5 (17.24%) Internet
10 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
11 4 (13.79%) SCCM
11 4 (13.79%) AutoCAD

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.34%) Lync
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 8 (27.59%) MS Office
3 4 (13.79%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 25 (86.21%) WAN
2 12 (41.38%) Firewall
3 11 (37.93%) DHCP
4 9 (31.03%) DNS
5 8 (27.59%) VPN
6 5 (17.24%) Internet
7 3 (10.34%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.90%) SAN
9 1 (3.45%) Wireless
9 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Analyst
2 14 (48.28%) Network Analyst
3 13 (44.83%) Senior Network Analyst
3 13 (44.83%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (34.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (31.03%) IT Support
6 8 (27.59%) Support Analyst
6 8 (27.59%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 8 (27.59%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
7 5 (17.24%) Desktop Support
8 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (13.79%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (13.79%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (13.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (13.79%) Desktop Analyst
9 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
10 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
1 22 (75.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (31.03%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Project Management
2 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.45%) Change Control
5 1 (3.45%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C#
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
1 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (34.48%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 9 (31.03%) VMware ESX
2 9 (31.03%) vSphere
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) VMware
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Avaya
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