The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tamworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 15 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 11.21% 13.04% 9.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.71% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 4
Average salary £25,650 £24,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -38.46%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
LAN
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tamworth region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 28.97% 26.09% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 4
Average salary £28,550 £24,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.95% -38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £39,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

LAN
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

LAN Salary Trend in Tamworth

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (58.82%) VPN
2 10 (58.82%) Citrix
2 10 (58.82%) Wireless
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (52.94%) CCNA
4 7 (41.18%) DHCP
4 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 7 (41.18%) MS Office
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
4 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
4 7 (41.18%) Project Management
5 6 (35.29%) MCTS
5 6 (35.29%) MCITP
5 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (35.29%) Terminal Server
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (35.29%) MCSE
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 3 (17.65%) CCNP
8 3 (17.65%) HP
8 3 (17.65%) SLA
8 3 (17.65%) Firewall
8 3 (17.65%) VMware
8 3 (17.65%) MPLS
8 3 (17.65%) WatchGuard

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 10 (58.82%) VPN
2 10 (58.82%) Wireless
3 7 (41.18%) DHCP
3 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 5 (29.41%) DNS
5 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) MPLS
5 3 (17.65%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Coordinator
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Project Coordinator
2 6 (35.29%) Junior Project Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Junior
3 5 (29.41%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Network Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (52.94%) CCNA
2 6 (35.29%) MCTS
2 6 (35.29%) MCITP
2 6 (35.29%) MCSE
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Terminal Server
2 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Citrix
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) WatchGuard
4 1 (5.88%) Juniper