The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
West Midlands > Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 63 60
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 69 85 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.54% 3.60% 4.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.13% 25.99% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 66 54 92
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £34,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% -19.76%  
10th Percentile £29,750 £24,349 £29,000
90th Percentile £58,125 £61,250 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £38,750 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.63% -  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 286 327 417
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.66% 13.86% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 932 873 1454
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Birmingham

LAN
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for LAN in Birmingham

LAN
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for LAN.

1 117 (90.70%) WAN
2 77 (59.69%) Cisco
3 65 (50.39%) Firewall
4 48 (37.21%) Windows
5 47 (36.43%) Cisco Certification
6 43 (33.33%) CCNP
7 38 (29.46%) Wi-Fi
8 35 (27.13%) VPN
9 34 (26.36%) CheckPoint
10 33 (25.58%) OSPF
10 33 (25.58%) CCNA
10 33 (25.58%) Microsoft
11 32 (24.81%) TCP/IP
12 31 (24.03%) HP
12 31 (24.03%) ITIL
13 29 (22.48%) Data Centre
14 27 (20.93%) Wireless
15 26 (20.16%) BGP
16 25 (19.38%) VLAN
16 25 (19.38%) Windows Server
16 25 (19.38%) Continuous Improvement
17 24 (18.60%) Network Management
17 24 (18.60%) MPLS
18 22 (17.05%) Service Delivery
18 22 (17.05%) Network Security
18 22 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
18 22 (17.05%) Root Cause Analysis
18 22 (17.05%) Office 365
19 21 (16.28%) Presales
20 18 (13.95%) Fortinet

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 10 (7.75%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.98%) IIS
3 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.33%) CMS
4 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (9.30%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 22 (17.05%) Office 365
2 6 (4.65%) SaaS
3 4 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 117 (90.70%) WAN
2 65 (50.39%) Firewall
3 38 (29.46%) Wi-Fi
4 35 (27.13%) VPN
5 33 (25.58%) OSPF
6 32 (24.81%) TCP/IP
7 27 (20.93%) Wireless
8 26 (20.16%) BGP
9 25 (19.38%) VLAN
10 24 (18.60%) MPLS
11 22 (17.05%) Network Security
12 17 (13.18%) WLAN
13 16 (12.40%) DHCP
14 15 (11.63%) VoIP
15 14 (10.85%) Cisco ASA
16 12 (9.30%) Internet
17 11 (8.53%) DNS
18 9 (6.98%) EIGRP
18 9 (6.98%) FTP
18 9 (6.98%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (10.08%) Finance
2 10 (7.75%) Retail
2 10 (7.75%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.10%) Banking
4 2 (1.55%) Automotive
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
5 1 (0.78%) French Language
5 1 (0.78%) German Language
5 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Polish Language
5 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 49 (37.98%) Network Engineer
2 19 (14.73%) Senior Network Engineer
3 17 (13.18%) Support Engineer
4 14 (10.85%) Analyst
5 12 (9.30%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (9.30%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 12 (9.30%) IT Manager
6 9 (6.98%) Wireless Engineer
6 9 (6.98%) Wireless Network Engineer
7 8 (6.20%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 8 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support
7 8 (6.20%) Network Manager
8 7 (5.43%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.65%) Applications Support
9 6 (4.65%) Network Support
9 6 (4.65%) Service Manager
9 6 (4.65%) Switch Engineer
9 6 (4.65%) Technical Manager
9 6 (4.65%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.65%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.78%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (22.48%) Data Centre
2 17 (13.18%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.75%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.88%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.10%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.55%) Cyberthreat
7 2 (1.55%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.55%) EPoS
7 2 (1.55%) Replication
8 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.78%) BYOD
8 1 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.78%) FMCG
8 1 (0.78%) Handset
8 1 (0.78%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (37.21%) Windows
2 25 (19.38%) Windows Server
3 17 (13.18%) Windows 7
4 15 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (7.75%) Android
6 9 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (5.43%) Windows 10
7 7 (5.43%) Windows 2000 Server
7 7 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.88%) Linux
8 5 (3.88%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.55%) AIX
9 2 (1.55%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.55%) Solaris
9 2 (1.55%) Unix
10 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.03%) ITIL
2 25 (19.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 24 (18.60%) Network Management
4 22 (17.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 22 (17.05%) Service Delivery
5 21 (16.28%) Presales
6 18 (13.95%) Mentoring
7 16 (12.40%) Software Engineering
8 13 (10.08%) Change Management
9 10 (7.75%) Change Control
9 10 (7.75%) Problem Management
10 9 (6.98%) Network Design
10 9 (6.98%) Time Management
11 8 (6.20%) Project Planning
12 7 (5.43%) Load Balancing
13 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Management
13 6 (4.65%) Performance Analysis
13 6 (4.65%) Project Management
13 6 (4.65%) Release Management
14 5 (3.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.98%) SQL
2 5 (3.88%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.33%) C
4 2 (1.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 47 (36.43%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (33.33%) CCNP
3 33 (25.58%) CCNA
4 18 (13.95%) ITIL Certification
5 17 (13.18%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (13.18%) Degree
6 11 (8.53%) CCDP
7 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.33%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.55%) CCDA
9 2 (1.55%) CCIE
9 2 (1.55%) MCSE
10 1 (0.78%) CCSA
10 1 (0.78%) CCSE
10 1 (0.78%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.78%) CISSP
10 1 (0.78%) ISSAP
10 1 (0.78%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.78%) MCP
10 1 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.30%) SLA
2 10 (7.75%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (13.18%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.75%) Hyper-V
3 9 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.55%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.55%) XenApp
4 2 (1.55%) XenServer
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.98%) SCCM
2 4 (3.10%) AirWatch
2 4 (3.10%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (3.10%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.33%) SCOM
4 2 (1.55%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.55%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.78%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.78%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.78%) QRadar
5 1 (0.78%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (59.69%) Cisco
2 34 (26.36%) CheckPoint
3 33 (25.58%) Microsoft
4 31 (24.03%) HP
5 18 (13.95%) Fortinet
6 15 (11.63%) Juniper
7 14 (10.85%) Avaya
8 13 (10.08%) Palo Alto
8 13 (10.08%) VMware
9 11 (8.53%) F5
9 11 (8.53%) Mitel
10 9 (6.98%) Aruba
11 7 (5.43%) Aerohive Networks
11 7 (5.43%) Extreme Networks
11 7 (5.43%) Motorola
12 6 (4.65%) AirMagnet
12 6 (4.65%) Meru Networks
13 4 (3.10%) Citrix
13 4 (3.10%) SolarWinds
13 4 (3.10%) SOTI
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K basic + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + car+bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
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IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago