The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 29 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 23 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.27% 4.03% 3.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.70% 18.87% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 6
Average salary £47,500 £29,500 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.01% +73.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 53 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 16.62% 21.37% 15.98%
Number of salaries quoted 54 42 24
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

LAN
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Worcester -1 11 £37,500 +4.02% 1
Redditch - 11 £50,000 - 1
Bromsgrove -8 1 £24,000 +14.28%
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 37 (100.00%) WAN
2 27 (72.97%) VPN
2 27 (72.97%) Cisco
3 26 (70.27%) Firewall
4 25 (67.57%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (64.86%) CCNP
5 24 (64.86%) VoIP
6 23 (62.16%) TCP/IP
7 20 (54.05%) CCNA
7 20 (54.05%) Juniper
8 19 (51.35%) Wireless
8 19 (51.35%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (48.65%) Cisco PIX
9 18 (48.65%) iSCSI
9 18 (48.65%) VPLS
9 18 (48.65%) FCoE
9 18 (48.65%) Fibre Channel
9 18 (48.65%) Multicast
9 18 (48.65%) Spanning Tree
9 18 (48.65%) Data Centre
9 18 (48.65%) Presales
9 18 (48.65%) Cisco Wireless
9 18 (48.65%) IPsec
9 18 (48.65%) MPLS
9 18 (48.65%) OSPF
9 18 (48.65%) BGP
9 18 (48.65%) EIGRP
9 18 (48.65%) RIP
9 18 (48.65%) SSL
10 11 (29.73%) Windows

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (8.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 37 (100.00%) WAN
2 27 (72.97%) VPN
3 26 (70.27%) Firewall
4 24 (64.86%) VoIP
5 23 (62.16%) TCP/IP
6 19 (51.35%) Cisco ASA
6 19 (51.35%) Wireless
7 18 (48.65%) BGP
7 18 (48.65%) Cisco PIX
7 18 (48.65%) Cisco Wireless
7 18 (48.65%) FCoE
7 18 (48.65%) Fibre Channel
7 18 (48.65%) IPsec
7 18 (48.65%) iSCSI
7 18 (48.65%) MPLS
7 18 (48.65%) Multicast
7 18 (48.65%) OSPF
7 18 (48.65%) Spanning Tree
7 18 (48.65%) SSL
7 18 (48.65%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
General
1 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Cisco Consultant
1 18 (48.65%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 18 (48.65%) Consultant
1 18 (48.65%) Network Consultant
2 7 (18.92%) Network Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) IT Support
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (48.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Presales
2 6 (16.22%) Project Management
3 5 (13.51%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) Network Design
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) CRM
5 2 (5.41%) Network Management
5 2 (5.41%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (2.70%) Change Control
6 1 (2.70%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.70%) SIEM
6 1 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) C#
2 2 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (67.57%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (64.86%) CCNP
3 20 (54.05%) CCNA
4 4 (10.81%) CCIE
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.70%) CCDA
6 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Cisco
2 20 (54.05%) Juniper
3 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.51%) F5
4 5 (13.51%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) Veeam
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.70%) Mitel
7 1 (2.70%) NEC
7 1 (2.70%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
Worcester, Worcestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago