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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 26 33 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 21 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.02% 1.99% 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.18% 12.12% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 4
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
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 Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
55 33 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 20.99% 16.42% 28.27%
Number of salaries quoted 51 26 34
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 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 14 February 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
Redditch - 10 £42,500 - 1
Worcester +7 8 £37,500 +4.16% 3
Droitwich - 2 £33,750 -
Bromsgrove - 1 £24,000 -
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 28 (96.55%) WAN
2 22 (75.86%) Cisco
3 16 (55.17%) Firewall
4 15 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (48.28%) Juniper
6 13 (44.83%) CCNP
6 13 (44.83%) CCNA
6 13 (44.83%) VPN
6 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
7 12 (41.38%) Windows
7 12 (41.38%) VoIP
7 12 (41.38%) Wireless
8 10 (34.48%) IPsec
8 10 (34.48%) MPLS
8 10 (34.48%) OSPF
8 10 (34.48%) BGP
8 10 (34.48%) EIGRP
8 10 (34.48%) RIP
8 10 (34.48%) SSL
8 10 (34.48%) VPLS
8 10 (34.48%) Cisco PIX
8 10 (34.48%) iSCSI
8 10 (34.48%) Multicast
8 10 (34.48%) FCoE
8 10 (34.48%) Fibre Channel
8 10 (34.48%) Presales
8 10 (34.48%) Cisco Wireless
8 10 (34.48%) Spanning Tree
8 10 (34.48%) Data Centre

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (96.55%) WAN
2 16 (55.17%) Firewall
3 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (44.83%) VPN
4 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
4 12 (41.38%) VoIP
4 12 (41.38%) Wireless
5 10 (34.48%) BGP
5 10 (34.48%) Cisco PIX
5 10 (34.48%) Cisco Wireless
5 10 (34.48%) EIGRP
5 10 (34.48%) FCoE
5 10 (34.48%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (34.48%) IPsec
5 10 (34.48%) iSCSI
5 10 (34.48%) MPLS
5 10 (34.48%) Multicast
5 10 (34.48%) OSPF
5 10 (34.48%) RIP
5 10 (34.48%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Consultant
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Network Consultant
1 10 (34.48%) Consultant
1 10 (34.48%) Network Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Installations Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Network Support
6 1 (3.45%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
3 7 (24.14%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Android
4 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Presales
2 7 (24.14%) Network Design
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) Change Control
7 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.45%) Network Management
7 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) SIEM
7 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (44.83%) CCNA
2 13 (44.83%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) CCDA
3 1 (3.45%) CCIE
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) Juniper
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.24%) HP
4 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
6 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.90%) F5
6 2 (6.90%) NEC
7 1 (3.45%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (3.45%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.45%) Meraki
7 1 (3.45%) Mitel
7 1 (3.45%) NETGEAR
7 1 (3.45%) Panasonic
7 1 (3.45%) SAP
7 1 (3.45%) Symantec
Redditch, Worcestershire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + generous benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
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Salary: From £35,342 to £38,296 per annum 35 Hours Per Week
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 Per Annum 26 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago