The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 33 23 28
Rank change year-on-year -10 +5  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 2.81% 5.94% 4.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 63.16% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 9
Median salary £53,500 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.88% +39.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  

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 Shropshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 50 19 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 28.09% 9.41% 29.65%
Number of salaries quoted 36 19 53
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +39.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for LAN in Shropshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Shropshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Shropshire

LAN
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -11 5 £53,500 +18.88% 1
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) COBOL
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) PMP
3 4 (66.67%) PMI Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Logistics
3 4 (66.67%) Release Management
3 4 (66.67%) Business Process Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
5 1 (16.67%) Network Design
5 1 (16.67%) Firewall
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Clustering
5 1 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) BGP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) IPv4
2 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Logistics Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Support Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Manager
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Support
1 4 (66.67%) Systems Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Presales Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Presales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Process Modelling
1 4 (66.67%) Logistics
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) COBOL
1 4 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 4 (66.67%) PMP
2 1 (16.67%) CCDA
2 1 (16.67%) CCDP
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
Telford, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £35K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 3 days ago