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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 31 67 43
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -24
Permanent jobs citing LAN 44 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 7.28% 1.99% 4.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.93% 15.31% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 28
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £23,400 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £28,200 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 Staffordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
116 98 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 19.21% 13.01% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 103 94 101
Average salary £32,250 £26,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.69% -29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 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 July 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
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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 +10 14 £25,000 -
Tamworth -6 12 £25,650 -9.20%
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £65,000 -
Lichfield - 2 £62,000 - 1
Uttoxeter - 1 £40,000 -
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 69 (97.18%) WAN
2 40 (56.34%) Windows
3 36 (50.70%) TCP/IP
4 29 (40.85%) Active Directory
5 27 (38.03%) Cisco
5 27 (38.03%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (36.62%) Citrix
7 25 (35.21%) DNS
8 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
8 23 (32.39%) VPN
9 22 (30.99%) CCNA
10 20 (28.17%) Wireless
11 18 (25.35%) MS Office
11 18 (25.35%) Windows 8
12 15 (21.13%) DHCP
12 15 (21.13%) CCNP
12 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (19.72%) Firewall
14 13 (18.31%) Windows XP
15 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
15 12 (16.90%) Internet
15 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
16 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
16 11 (15.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 11 (15.49%) MCSE
16 11 (15.49%) Service Delivery
16 11 (15.49%) MCTS
16 11 (15.49%) MCITP
17 10 (14.08%) MS Excel

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 12 (16.90%) MS Exchange
2 11 (15.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.82%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.41%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.41%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (25.35%) MS Office
2 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 69 (97.18%) WAN
2 36 (50.70%) TCP/IP
3 25 (35.21%) DNS
4 23 (32.39%) VPN
5 20 (28.17%) Wireless
6 15 (21.13%) DHCP
7 14 (19.72%) Firewall
8 12 (16.90%) Internet
9 8 (11.27%) VLAN
10 7 (9.86%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (8.45%) WLAN
11 6 (8.45%) MPLS
12 4 (5.63%) OSPF
12 4 (5.63%) BGP
12 4 (5.63%) EIGRP
13 3 (4.23%) SAN
13 3 (4.23%) IP Telephony
14 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
15 1 (1.41%) Unified Communications
15 1 (1.41%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 5 (7.04%) Games
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) French Language
5 1 (1.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Support Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Analyst
3 13 (18.31%) Network Engineer
4 8 (11.27%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.27%) Help Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.86%) Coordinator
5 7 (9.86%) Project Coordinator
6 6 (8.45%) Junior Project Manager
6 6 (8.45%) Junior
6 6 (8.45%) Support Technician
7 5 (7.04%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (7.04%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) IT Support
8 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Administrator
9 3 (4.23%) Network Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.68%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.41%) Replication
3 1 (1.41%) Clustering
3 1 (1.41%) Statistics
3 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (56.34%) Windows
2 18 (25.35%) Windows 8
3 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (18.31%) Windows XP
5 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (12.68%) Apple iOS
7 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (7.04%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.82%) Linux
10 1 (1.41%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.49%) Service Delivery
2 9 (12.68%) E-Commerce
3 8 (11.27%) Project Management
3 8 (11.27%) ITIL
4 4 (5.63%) Network Architecture
4 4 (5.63%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.23%) Change Management
6 2 (2.82%) Service Management
6 2 (2.82%) Programme Management
6 2 (2.82%) Time Management
6 2 (2.82%) Line Management
6 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.41%) Server Building
7 1 (1.41%) Document Management
7 1 (1.41%) Network Design
7 1 (1.41%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.41%) Network Management
7 1 (1.41%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.41%) Test Strategy
7 1 (1.41%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 27 (38.03%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (30.99%) CCNA
3 15 (21.13%) CCNP
3 15 (21.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (15.49%) MCTS
4 11 (15.49%) MCITP
4 11 (15.49%) MCSE
5 4 (5.63%) CCIE
6 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.41%) Degree
7 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 2 (2.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (40.85%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.68%) Terminal Server
3 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Cisco
2 26 (36.62%) Citrix
3 23 (32.39%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.08%) Avaya
5 9 (12.68%) Apple
5 9 (12.68%) VMware
6 6 (8.45%) HP
7 5 (7.04%) Juniper
7 5 (7.04%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.23%) WatchGuard
8 3 (4.23%) Siemens
9 2 (2.82%) Lotus
10 1 (1.41%) Intel
10 1 (1.41%) Riverbed
10 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.41%) F5
10 1 (1.41%) Symantec
10 1 (1.41%) Altiris
10 1 (1.41%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.41%) SAP
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago