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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 45 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.76% 3.86% 3.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 29.73% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 7
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
21 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 7.98% 12.98% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 33
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 6 (50.00%) SLA
4 6 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
5 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
6 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (33.33%) VPN
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
8 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (16.67%) VMware
8 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (16.67%) Time Management
8 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 2 (16.67%) MS Project
8 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix
8 2 (16.67%) User Experience
9 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 6 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Network Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Network Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Nimsoft