The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Tamworth region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 8 17 4
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 13.64% 9.52% 20.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Average salary £24,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 22.73% 9.52% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £24,000 £39,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.46% -8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Staffordshire

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 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) WAN
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) CCNA
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) MCITP
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) MCTS
4 4 (50.00%) MS Office
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) vSphere
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (12.50%) Email Management
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQLPlus
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Email Management
1 1 (12.50%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) MCITP
3 4 (50.00%) MCTS
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft