The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 57 51 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 18 18 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.93% 3.27% 6.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.95% 24.00% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 39
Median salary £28,500 £26,250 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £18,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £34,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
95 75 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.47% 13.64% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 78 73 99
Median salary £40,000 £31,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

LAN
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tamworth +3 5 £28,500 -0.17%
Stoke-on-Trent -9 4 £21,500 +16.21%
Stafford - 4 - -
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £47,500 -
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 41 (83.67%) WAN
2 32 (65.31%) Windows
3 29 (59.18%) Active Directory
4 28 (57.14%) ITIL
4 28 (57.14%) Firewall
5 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
6 18 (36.73%) MS Exchange
6 18 (36.73%) Network Security
7 17 (34.69%) VPN
8 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (30.61%) VMware
9 14 (28.57%) DNS
9 14 (28.57%) HP
10 13 (26.53%) Linux
10 13 (26.53%) VLAN
11 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
11 12 (24.49%) Cisco
11 12 (24.49%) SAN
12 11 (22.45%) DHCP
12 11 (22.45%) Office 365
13 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
13 10 (20.41%) IIS
13 10 (20.41%) MPLS
14 9 (18.37%) ICMP
14 9 (18.37%) Telnet
14 9 (18.37%) Norton AntiVirus
14 9 (18.37%) Tivoli
14 9 (18.37%) Symantec
14 9 (18.37%) SMTP
14 9 (18.37%) Apache

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (36.73%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.41%) IIS
3 9 (18.37%) Apache
4 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Office
2 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
3 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Office 365
2 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) IaaS
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.16%) PaaS
3 1 (2.04%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 41 (83.67%) WAN
2 28 (57.14%) Firewall
3 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 18 (36.73%) Network Security
5 17 (34.69%) VPN
6 14 (28.57%) DNS
7 13 (26.53%) VLAN
8 12 (24.49%) SAN
9 11 (22.45%) DHCP
10 10 (20.41%) MPLS
11 9 (18.37%) HTTP
11 9 (18.37%) ICMP
11 9 (18.37%) SMTP
11 9 (18.37%) SSL
11 9 (18.37%) Telnet
12 7 (14.29%) BGP
12 7 (14.29%) OSPF
12 7 (14.29%) Wireless
13 6 (12.24%) EIGRP
13 6 (12.24%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (12.24%) Legal
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Support Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (18.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) IT Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) IT Support
4 8 (16.33%) Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) Network Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) Communications Manager
6 6 (12.24%) IT Communications Manager
6 6 (12.24%) IT Manager
7 5 (10.20%) Administrator
7 5 (10.20%) Network Administrator
8 4 (8.16%) Service Manager
9 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (6.12%) Service Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Clustering
2 4 (8.16%) AS400
3 3 (6.12%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.04%) Life Science
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Windows
2 13 (26.53%) Linux
3 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
4 7 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 7 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (8.16%) Unix
8 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Data Security
3 7 (14.29%) ERP
3 7 (14.29%) Migration
4 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (12.24%) ITIL V3
4 6 (12.24%) Matrix Management
4 6 (12.24%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
5 4 (8.16%) High Availability
6 3 (6.12%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.08%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.08%) Server Building
7 2 (4.08%) Service Management
8 1 (2.04%) BCP
8 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.04%) Network Design
8 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.04%) Project Management
8 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (12.24%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.04%) CCIE
5 1 (2.04%) CCNA
5 1 (2.04%) CCSP
5 1 (2.04%) CISSP
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
5 1 (2.04%) MCSA
5 1 (2.04%) MCSE
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (59.18%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.12%) BitLocker
3 3 (6.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (18.37%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.12%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) VMware
2 14 (28.57%) HP
3 12 (24.49%) Cisco
4 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
5 9 (18.37%) Brocade
5 9 (18.37%) EMC
5 9 (18.37%) IBM
5 9 (18.37%) Symantec
5 9 (18.37%) Veeam
6 7 (14.29%) Sage
7 3 (6.12%) SonicWALL
8 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.08%) F5
9 1 (2.04%) Avaya
9 1 (2.04%) BT
9 1 (2.04%) Citrix
9 1 (2.04%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (2.04%) Google
9 1 (2.04%) Juniper