The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 56 49 46
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 5 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.15% 3.45% 4.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.93% 31.94% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 22
Median salary £30,500 £34,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.59% +53.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £50,000 £33,455
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 56 72 108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 12.87% 10.79% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 48 67 91
Median salary £29,500 £33,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.59% -0.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,450
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for LAN in Staffordshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Staffordshire

LAN
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Lichfield +11 2 £30,500 +27.08% 1
Stoke-on-Trent +4 2 £24,250 -3.00% 1
LAN
West Midlands

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 16 (76.19%) WAN
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) Windows
4 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) ITIL
6 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (33.33%) MPLS
7 6 (28.57%) Wireless
7 6 (28.57%) VoIP
8 5 (23.81%) ERP
8 5 (23.81%) HP
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
9 4 (19.05%) Office 365
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (19.05%) Migration
9 4 (19.05%) VMware
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco
9 4 (19.05%) MS Office
10 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 3 (14.29%) DHCP
10 3 (14.29%) VPN
10 3 (14.29%) DNS
10 3 (14.29%) SLA
10 3 (14.29%) Sage
10 3 (14.29%) Clustering
10 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (14.29%) Android

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) IaaS
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) PaaS
3 1 (4.76%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) WAN
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) MPLS
3 7 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (28.57%) VoIP
4 6 (28.57%) Wireless
5 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security
5 3 (14.29%) VPN
6 2 (9.52%) BGP
6 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
6 2 (9.52%) ISDN
6 2 (9.52%) Multicast
6 2 (9.52%) OSPF
6 2 (9.52%) WLAN
7 1 (4.76%) Internet
7 1 (4.76%) NAS
7 1 (4.76%) SAN
7 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (9.52%) French Language
1 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Administrator
1 5 (23.81%) Network Administrator
1 5 (23.81%) Network Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Service Manager
2 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Communications Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Communications Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Manager
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) ICT Support
5 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Operations Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) AS400
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Android
4 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Unix
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) ERP
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
4 2 (9.52%) High Availability
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.52%) Matrix Management
4 2 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) CISSP
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) HND
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) HP
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Sage
4 2 (9.52%) Mitel
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) Google
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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