The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 70 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 16 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.91% 0.69% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.19% 5.43% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 16
Average salary £35,000 £27,850 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.67% +3.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,240 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £30,040 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Warwickshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 92 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 8.23% 12.62% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 59 80 117
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £27,850 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Warwickshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

LAN
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 9 £35,000 - 1
Nuneaton +1 4 £19,000 -31.77%
Kenilworth - 3 £65,000 -
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 30 (85.71%) WAN
2 27 (77.14%) Cisco
3 26 (74.29%) Windows
4 14 (40.00%) Firewall
5 13 (37.14%) ITIL
5 13 (37.14%) CheckPoint
6 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
7 11 (31.43%) UNIX
8 10 (28.57%) Wireless
9 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
9 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
10 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
10 8 (22.86%) Middleware
10 8 (22.86%) Network Security
10 8 (22.86%) SIEM
11 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 7 (20.00%) CCNP
12 6 (17.14%) CCNA
12 6 (17.14%) SLA
12 6 (17.14%) Citrix
12 6 (17.14%) Cisco PIX
12 6 (17.14%) Change Control
13 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (14.29%) DMVPN
13 5 (14.29%) CCSE
13 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 5 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
13 5 (14.29%) Converged Networks
13 5 (14.29%) Data Centre

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (85.71%) WAN
2 14 (40.00%) Firewall
3 12 (34.29%) TCP/IP
4 10 (28.57%) Wireless
5 8 (22.86%) Network Security
6 6 (17.14%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (14.29%) Converged Networks
7 5 (14.29%) DMVPN
7 5 (14.29%) Frame Relay
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (14.29%) VPN
7 5 (14.29%) MPLS
7 5 (14.29%) ATM
8 4 (11.43%) Internet
9 3 (8.57%) EIGRP
9 3 (8.57%) TACACS
9 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (5.71%) VoIP
10 2 (5.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Service Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Security Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (11.43%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Operations Manager
5 3 (8.57%) IT Operations Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Telecoms Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Technician
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.71%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) UNIX
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (14.29%) Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (8.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) SIEM
3 6 (17.14%) Change Control
4 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 5 (14.29%) Change Management
4 5 (14.29%) Validation
4 5 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.57%) Resource Management
5 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.57%) Network Management
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
6 2 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (5.71%) Patch Management
6 2 (5.71%) Server Building
7 1 (2.86%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) CCNP
3 6 (17.14%) CCNA
4 5 (14.29%) CCSA
4 5 (14.29%) CCSE
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.86%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Cisco
2 13 (37.14%) CheckPoint
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) Citrix
5 5 (14.29%) Nokia
5 5 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (11.43%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) Remedy
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle
8 2 (5.71%) Mitel
9 1 (2.86%) Juniper