The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 39 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 35 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.40% 2.40% 4.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.70% 15.96% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 26
Average salary £25,000 £26,625 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.10% -21.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £19,600 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,200 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.89%
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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 94 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 17.59% 15.02% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 99 86 101
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £45,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Staffordshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

LAN
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 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
Stoke-on-Trent +13 14 £25,000 -8.25%
Tamworth -26 4 £28,550 +35.95% 1
Cannock +14 3 £34,500 -
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 58 (92.06%) WAN
2 43 (68.25%) Windows
3 34 (53.97%) Active Directory
4 33 (52.38%) TCP/IP
5 26 (41.27%) Citrix
6 22 (34.92%) Windows 8
7 21 (33.33%) DNS
7 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 20 (31.75%) Cisco
9 18 (28.57%) Windows XP
9 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (26.98%) Avaya
11 16 (25.40%) MS Office
12 15 (23.81%) VPN
12 15 (23.81%) CCNA
12 15 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (22.22%) Blackberry
13 14 (22.22%) Apple
13 14 (22.22%) Firewall
13 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (22.22%) Apple iOS
14 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
15 11 (17.46%) Wireless
15 11 (17.46%) CCNP
15 11 (17.46%) ITIL
16 10 (15.87%) VMware
17 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
17 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
18 8 (12.70%) Internet

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 15 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (19.05%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.59%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (25.40%) MS Office
2 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.59%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (92.06%) WAN
2 33 (52.38%) TCP/IP
3 21 (33.33%) DNS
4 15 (23.81%) VPN
5 14 (22.22%) Firewall
6 11 (17.46%) Wireless
7 8 (12.70%) Internet
8 7 (11.11%) DHCP
9 5 (7.94%) MPLS
10 4 (6.35%) VLAN
11 3 (4.76%) SAN
12 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (3.17%) HTTP
12 2 (3.17%) Network Security
12 2 (3.17%) WLAN
13 1 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (1.59%) Unified Communications
13 1 (1.59%) WebEx
13 1 (1.59%) OSPF
13 1 (1.59%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Subversion
General
1 6 (9.52%) Games
2 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Analyst
2 12 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 11 (17.46%) Network Engineer
4 9 (14.29%) Support Technician
5 7 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) IT Support
6 5 (7.94%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 4 (6.35%) Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) Network Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Support
8 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Technician
8 3 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) HTML
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
1 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.17%) EqualLogic
2 2 (3.17%) Tandem
2 2 (3.17%) PDA
3 1 (1.59%) Statistics
3 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.59%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 43 (68.25%) Windows
2 22 (34.92%) Windows 8
3 18 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.76%) Linux
8 2 (3.17%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) ITIL
2 9 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 5 (7.94%) Network Architecture
4 4 (6.35%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.76%) Project Management
5 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.17%) Change Management
6 2 (3.17%) Migration
6 2 (3.17%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.17%) Document Management
6 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.17%) ERP
6 2 (3.17%) Service Management
6 2 (3.17%) Test Strategy
6 2 (3.17%) Line Management
7 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.59%) Coaching
7 1 (1.59%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.59%) Network Management
7 1 (1.59%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 18 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (23.81%) CCNA
3 12 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (17.46%) CCNP
5 7 (11.11%) MCSE
5 7 (11.11%) MCTS
5 7 (11.11%) MCITP
6 3 (4.76%) CCIE
7 2 (3.17%) MCP
7 2 (3.17%) Degree
8 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (53.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) Terminal Server
3 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) vSphere
4 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) SCOM
1 1 (1.59%) Plesk
Vendors
1 26 (41.27%) Citrix
2 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (31.75%) Cisco
4 17 (26.98%) Avaya
5 14 (22.22%) Apple
6 10 (15.87%) VMware
7 5 (7.94%) HP
8 4 (6.35%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.76%) Juniper
9 3 (4.76%) WatchGuard
10 2 (3.17%) Genesys
10 2 (3.17%) Intel
10 2 (3.17%) Nortel
10 2 (3.17%) Websense
10 2 (3.17%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.59%) Altiris
11 1 (1.59%) Symantec
11 1 (1.59%) SAP
11 1 (1.59%) Lotus
11 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £19000.00 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 5 days ago