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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 19 7 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.41% 25.64% 4.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 100.00% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 5
Average salary £30,500 £32,570 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.35% -13.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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 Wolverhampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 9.64% 25.64% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 11
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +21.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £31,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £37,500 £32,570
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

LAN
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

LAN Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

LAN
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

LAN
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) Sophos
1 1 (50.00%) VMware