The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dudley 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
West Midlands / Dudley
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 11 17
Permanent jobs citing LAN 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dudley - 8.33% 8.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 60.00% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Median salary - £21,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  

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 Dudley with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dudley
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2 5 11
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dudley 16.67% 13.89% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Median salary £23,000 £21,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £21,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £32,500 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Dudley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dudley citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Dudley

LAN
Salary Trend in Dudley

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

Salary trend for LAN in Dudley

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Dudley region with a requirement for LAN.

1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
4 2 (28.57%) Draytek
4 2 (28.57%) Meraki
4 2 (28.57%) Huawei
4 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) ADSL
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) PPP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dudley 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VLAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) ADSL
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) PPP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Network Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) WAN Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) High Availability
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) Draytek
2 2 (28.57%) Fortinet
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Huawei
2 2 (28.57%) Meraki
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) VMware