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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 18 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.16% 1.41% 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 10.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Median salary £28,000 £36,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +80.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
14 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 14.74% 14.08% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 9
Median salary £31,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £26,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 June 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 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Kaspersky
6 1 (16.67%) ITSM
6 1 (16.67%) HP Storage
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
6 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) MS Office
6 1 (16.67%) VoIP

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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
1 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITSM
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Kaspersky
3 1 (16.67%) Mitel