The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 24 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.89% 1.52% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 11.11% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £33,500 £36,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.94% +80.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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 Walsall region.

Communications & Networking Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 16.98% 13.64% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 9
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

LAN
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

LAN Salary Trend in Walsall

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Walsall region with a requirement for LAN.

1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (20.00%) HP Storage
5 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (20.00%) Kaspersky
5 1 (20.00%) ITSM
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) Mitel
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (20.00%) HP
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (20.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITSM
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Kaspersky
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel