The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 43 40 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.68% 2.59% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 22.58% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 1
Average salary £26,500 £30,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.82% -35.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 12.08% 11.48% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 27
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 April 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Solihull

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 24 (96.00%) WAN
2 11 (44.00%) VPN
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (32.00%) ITIL
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (28.00%) CCNP
5 7 (28.00%) CCNA
5 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (28.00%) Firewall
6 6 (24.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) DHCP
6 6 (24.00%) FTP
6 6 (24.00%) RIP
6 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (24.00%) DNS
6 6 (24.00%) SLA
6 6 (24.00%) Internet
6 6 (24.00%) OSPF
6 6 (24.00%) BGP
6 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
6 6 (24.00%) TACACS
6 6 (24.00%) SSH
6 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.00%) MS Project
8 4 (16.00%) Terminal Services
8 4 (16.00%) Incident Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) WAN
2 11 (44.00%) VPN
3 7 (28.00%) Firewall
4 6 (24.00%) SSH
4 6 (24.00%) DNS
4 6 (24.00%) Internet
4 6 (24.00%) OSPF
4 6 (24.00%) BGP
4 6 (24.00%) EIGRP
4 6 (24.00%) TACACS
4 6 (24.00%) DHCP
4 6 (24.00%) FTP
4 6 (24.00%) RIP
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (16.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Coordinator
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery Coordinator
4 2 (8.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) Statistics
2 1 (4.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (24.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.00%) Release Management
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.00%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CCNP
2 7 (28.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.00%) XenApp
3 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
1 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) Nimsoft
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