The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 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 West Bromwich region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 12 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 15.69% 17.02% 9.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% 88.89% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Average salary £19,000 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.42% -22.35%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 15.69% 19.15% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 6
Average salary £19,000 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.42% -22.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

LAN
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

LAN Salary Trend in West Bromwich

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 15 (93.75%) SLA
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (93.75%) Windows XP
2 15 (93.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 15 (93.75%) XenApp
3 14 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 14 (87.50%) LANDesk
3 14 (87.50%) PDA
3 14 (87.50%) MS Excel
3 14 (87.50%) Blackberry
3 14 (87.50%) Broadband
3 14 (87.50%) VoIP
3 14 (87.50%) ITIL
3 14 (87.50%) 3G
3 14 (87.50%) Citrix
3 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
4 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (81.25%) McAfee
4 13 (81.25%) MCSE
5 12 (75.00%) Service Management
5 12 (75.00%) Asset Management
6 11 (68.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 1 (6.25%) HP
8 1 (6.25%) EMC
8 1 (6.25%) NetApp
8 1 (6.25%) MS Office

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 15 (93.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) WAN
2 14 (87.50%) 3G
2 14 (87.50%) Broadband
2 14 (87.50%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Analyst
1 15 (93.75%) Service Analyst
1 15 (93.75%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) Blackberry
1 14 (87.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Windows XP
2 15 (93.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (87.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ITIL
2 12 (75.00%) Service Management
2 12 (75.00%) Asset Management
3 11 (68.75%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 13 (81.25%) MCSE
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (93.75%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
1 14 (87.50%) LANDesk
2 13 (81.25%) McAfee
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) EMC