The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 38 22 37
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 21 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.82% 8.71% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.65% 40.98% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 5
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £27,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £47,000 £35,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 61 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 26.87% 21.25% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 95 56 30
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +34.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,450 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

LAN
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Worcestershire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

LAN
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -8 15 £47,500 +26.66%
Evesham - 4 £27,500 -
Bromsgrove -6 1 £19,000 -20.83%
Kidderminster - 1 - -
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 36 (92.31%) WAN
2 33 (84.62%) Cisco
3 23 (58.97%) Firewall
4 21 (53.85%) VPN
5 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (46.15%) VoIP
7 17 (43.59%) Project Management
8 16 (41.03%) CCNP
9 14 (35.90%) CCIE
9 14 (35.90%) Load Balancing
9 14 (35.90%) F5
10 12 (30.77%) Mentoring
11 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (25.64%) HP
13 9 (23.08%) Fortinet
14 8 (20.51%) Presales
15 7 (17.95%) MPLS
15 7 (17.95%) Windows
16 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
16 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
16 6 (15.38%) Network Design
16 6 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
17 5 (12.82%) Network Security
17 5 (12.82%) CCNA
17 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
18 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
18 4 (10.26%) Wireless
18 4 (10.26%) DNS
18 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
18 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (92.31%) WAN
2 23 (58.97%) Firewall
3 21 (53.85%) VPN
4 18 (46.15%) VoIP
5 11 (28.21%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (17.95%) MPLS
7 5 (12.82%) Network Security
8 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (10.26%) DNS
8 4 (10.26%) Wireless
9 3 (7.69%) ADSL
9 3 (7.69%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (7.69%) DHCP
9 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
9 3 (7.69%) HSRP
9 3 (7.69%) IPv4
9 3 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (7.69%) SSL
9 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 3 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Spanish Language
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Network Engineer
2 21 (53.85%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) IT Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Presales Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) IT Support
5 2 (5.13%) Presales Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Security Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 1 (2.56%) IT Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Blog
3 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Project Management
2 14 (35.90%) Load Balancing
3 12 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 8 (20.51%) Presales
5 6 (15.38%) Network Design
5 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.69%) Data Security
6 3 (7.69%) ERP
6 3 (7.69%) ITIL
6 3 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.13%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security
7 2 (5.13%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.13%) Security Management
7 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (41.03%) CCNP
3 14 (35.90%) CCIE
4 5 (12.82%) CCNA
5 3 (7.69%) Degree
6 2 (5.13%) CISM
6 2 (5.13%) CISSP
6 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) MCP
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.56%) HND
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.56%) MCSE
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) Cisco
2 14 (35.90%) F5
3 10 (25.64%) HP
4 9 (23.08%) Fortinet
5 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.69%) Draytek
6 3 (7.69%) Huawei
6 3 (7.69%) Meraki
6 3 (7.69%) NETGEAR
7 2 (5.13%) Citrix
7 2 (5.13%) VMware
8 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.56%) Adobe
8 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.56%) SAP