Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 55 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -25 +11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.56% 0.44% 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.45% 2.63% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 12
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.50% +7.65% +30.77%
10th Percentile £21,038 £41,975 £39,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £48,925 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £35,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.13% -1.25% +23.08%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 71 76 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 18.49% 16.81% 13.01%
Number of salaries quoted 49 64 38
Shropshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -14.63% +32.26%
10th Percentile £20,500 £22,000 £26,025
90th Percentile £46,125 £57,500 £51,496
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

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 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +7 6 £35,000 -23.50% 1
LAN
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) AS400
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Nokia
5 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 2 (33.33%) McAfee
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Dell
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) PBX
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (33.33%) CCSA
5 2 (33.33%) Network Design

LAN
Co-occurring 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) PBX
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (16.67%) DWDM
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) VPLS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCSA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) Dell
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee
3 2 (33.33%) Nokia