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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 13 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 13.73% 14.81% 6.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 45.16% 80.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 3
Average salary £28,550 £24,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.73% -37.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 30.39% 18.52% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 30 5 8
Average salary £28,550 £24,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.53% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £39,000 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 August 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 21 (87.50%) WAN
2 16 (66.67%) VPN
3 13 (54.17%) Citrix
3 13 (54.17%) Wireless
4 12 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (50.00%) CCNA
5 8 (33.33%) Project Management
5 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (29.17%) DHCP
6 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
6 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
6 7 (29.17%) MS Office
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
7 6 (25.00%) MCSE
7 6 (25.00%) CCNP
7 6 (25.00%) HP
7 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (25.00%) Terminal Server
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (25.00%) MPLS
7 6 (25.00%) MCTS
7 6 (25.00%) MCITP
7 6 (25.00%) VLAN
7 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (25.00%) WatchGuard
7 6 (25.00%) Firewall
7 6 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.83%) DNS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) WAN
2 16 (66.67%) VPN
3 13 (54.17%) Wireless
4 7 (29.17%) DHCP
4 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
5 6 (25.00%) VLAN
5 6 (25.00%) MPLS
5 6 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (20.83%) DNS
7 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (12.50%) GPRS
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 8 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
3 6 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Junior
3 6 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Network Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 6 (25.00%) Administrator
4 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
1 3 (12.50%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Project Management
1 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) CCNA
1 12 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (25.00%) MCTS
2 6 (25.00%) MCITP
2 6 (25.00%) MCSE
2 6 (25.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Terminal Server
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.50%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Citrix
2 6 (25.00%) HP
2 6 (25.00%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.50%) Splunk
4 3 (12.50%) Sophos
5 1 (4.17%) Juniper
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago