The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 25 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 2.04% 6.82% 7.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.06% 15.38% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £40,750 £36,893
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.45%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
LAN
Shropshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 33.67% 44.32% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 16
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £36,787
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +22.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,250 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

LAN
Salary Trend in Telford

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

LAN Salary Trend in Telford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCDP
2 2 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Design Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Design
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) CCDP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Nokia
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft