The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 6 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +7
Contract jobs citing LAN 34 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 14.78% 4.81% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 72.34% 32.73% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 15 10
Median daily rate £400 £375 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £338 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £335 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
LAN
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 55 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.43% 14.71% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 64
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

LAN
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LAN across the Southampton region.

LAN Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

LAN
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LAN across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

LAN Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

LAN
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LAN across the Southampton region.

LAN Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for LAN.

1 43 (97.73%) WAN
2 37 (84.09%) Firewall
3 36 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (79.55%) Cisco
4 35 (79.55%) Wireless
5 32 (72.73%) CCNP
6 31 (70.45%) SC Cleared
6 31 (70.45%) Security Cleared
6 31 (70.45%) Network Security
7 30 (68.18%) VoIP
8 29 (65.91%) Palo Alto
9 22 (50.00%) CheckPoint
10 21 (47.73%) CCNA
11 18 (40.91%) FortiGate
11 18 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (34.09%) Data Centre
13 12 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (27.27%) IP Telephony
14 10 (22.73%) Fault Management
14 10 (22.73%) Tufin
14 10 (22.73%) AlgoSec
15 9 (20.45%) SLA
16 5 (11.36%) Network Design
16 5 (11.36%) Linux
17 4 (9.09%) VMware
17 4 (9.09%) ITIL
17 4 (9.09%) VPN
17 4 (9.09%) DNS
18 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
18 3 (6.82%) Unified Communications

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 43 (97.73%) WAN
2 37 (84.09%) Firewall
3 35 (79.55%) Wireless
4 31 (70.45%) Network Security
5 30 (68.18%) VoIP
6 18 (40.91%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (27.27%) IP Telephony
7 12 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (9.09%) DNS
8 4 (9.09%) VPN
9 3 (6.82%) DHCP
9 3 (6.82%) MPLS
9 3 (6.82%) Unified Communications
10 2 (4.55%) BGP
10 2 (4.55%) OSPF
10 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.55%) WLAN
11 1 (2.27%) Cisco IPT
11 1 (2.27%) IPsec
11 1 (2.27%) VLAN
General
1 3 (6.82%) Multimedia
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 21 (47.73%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 13 (29.55%) Network Security Engineer
3 13 (29.55%) Security Engineer
4 12 (27.27%) Firewall Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (11.36%) Network Support
7 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Administrator
9 2 (4.55%) Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Design Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Network Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.27%) iSeries
3 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Fault Management
2 5 (11.36%) Network Design
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (6.82%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Change Management
6 1 (2.27%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.27%) Network Management
6 1 (2.27%) Project Management
6 1 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 36 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (72.73%) CCNP
3 31 (70.45%) SC Cleared
3 31 (70.45%) Security Cleared
4 21 (47.73%) CCNA
5 2 (4.55%) CCDP
5 2 (4.55%) CCIE
6 1 (2.27%) CCSE
6 1 (2.27%) CEH
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
6 1 (2.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (40.91%) FortiGate
2 3 (6.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) Cisco
2 29 (65.91%) Palo Alto
3 22 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 10 (22.73%) AlgoSec
4 10 (22.73%) Tufin
5 4 (9.09%) VMware
6 3 (6.82%) HP
7 2 (4.55%) Juniper
8 1 (2.27%) Brocade
8 1 (2.27%) F5
8 1 (2.27%) IBM
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat