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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 38 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.82% 3.85% 3.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 15.79% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Average salary £32,750 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
46 38 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 21.60% 24.36% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 34 21 28
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,600 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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 -13 3 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Kidderminster +6 1 £31,500 -21.25%
Evesham -8 1 £15,000 -62.50% 2
Malvern - 1 £29,500 -
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
5 7 (53.85%) VMware
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
6 6 (46.15%) Cisco
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (38.46%) SAN
7 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (30.77%) Office 365
8 4 (30.77%) Advertising
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (30.77%) DNS
8 4 (30.77%) Dell
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (30.77%) MS Office
9 3 (23.08%) SMTP
9 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
10 2 (15.38%) vSphere

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 3 (23.08%) iSCSI
4 3 (23.08%) SMTP
5 2 (15.38%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) DDNS
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) ADSL
6 1 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (30.77%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) ICT Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Physics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCITP
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Dell
5 2 (15.38%) HP
Evesham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Evesham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £10000 - £15000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago