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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 4 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +1
Contract jobs citing LAN 37 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 16.23% 4.26% 3.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 69.81% 26.92% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 11 8
Median daily rate £375 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £315 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% +5.71%
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
53 52 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 23.25% 15.81% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 42
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -55.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 61 (96.83%) WAN
2 56 (88.89%) Firewall
3 55 (87.30%) Cisco
4 54 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (85.71%) Wireless
5 49 (77.78%) SC Cleared
5 49 (77.78%) Security Cleared
6 47 (74.60%) VoIP
7 45 (71.43%) CCNP
8 39 (61.90%) Network Security
9 35 (55.56%) CheckPoint
10 32 (50.79%) CCNA
10 32 (50.79%) Palo Alto
11 30 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (30.16%) Data Centre
12 19 (30.16%) FortiGate
13 17 (26.98%) IP Telephony
14 16 (25.40%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (15.87%) Fault Management
15 10 (15.87%) AlgoSec
15 10 (15.87%) Tufin
16 9 (14.29%) SLA
17 6 (9.52%) ITIL
17 6 (9.52%) VPN
18 5 (7.94%) DNS
18 5 (7.94%) Linux
18 5 (7.94%) MPLS
19 4 (6.35%) VMware
19 4 (6.35%) Juniper
19 4 (6.35%) Active Directory

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 (1.59%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 61 (96.83%) WAN
2 56 (88.89%) Firewall
3 54 (85.71%) Wireless
4 47 (74.60%) VoIP
5 39 (61.90%) Network Security
6 30 (47.62%) Cisco ASA
7 17 (26.98%) IP Telephony
8 16 (25.40%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (9.52%) VPN
10 5 (7.94%) DNS
10 5 (7.94%) MPLS
11 4 (6.35%) DHCP
12 3 (4.76%) BGP
12 3 (4.76%) OSPF
12 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
12 3 (4.76%) Unified Communications
13 2 (3.17%) Cisco IPT
13 2 (3.17%) EIGRP
13 2 (3.17%) WLAN
14 1 (1.59%) IPsec
General
1 3 (4.76%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (76.19%) Network Engineer
2 30 (47.62%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 20 (31.75%) Firewall Engineer
4 15 (23.81%) Network Security Engineer
4 15 (23.81%) Security Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) Consultant
6 8 (12.70%) Network Consultant
7 6 (9.52%) Network Support
8 5 (7.94%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (7.94%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) Design Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.76%) Clustering
3 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.59%) iSeries
4 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Windows
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Fault Management
2 6 (9.52%) ITIL
3 4 (6.35%) Network Design
4 3 (4.76%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (3.17%) ITIL V3
5 2 (3.17%) Migration
6 1 (1.59%) Change Management
6 1 (1.59%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (1.59%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.59%) ITSM
6 1 (1.59%) Network Management
6 1 (1.59%) Project Management
6 1 (1.59%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.59%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 54 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 49 (77.78%) Security Cleared
3 45 (71.43%) CCNP
4 32 (50.79%) CCNA
5 2 (3.17%) CCDP
6 1 (1.59%) CCIE
6 1 (1.59%) CCSE
6 1 (1.59%) CEH
6 1 (1.59%) MCP
6 1 (1.59%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (30.16%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (87.30%) Cisco
2 35 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 32 (50.79%) Palo Alto
4 10 (15.87%) AlgoSec
4 10 (15.87%) Tufin
5 4 (6.35%) Juniper
5 4 (6.35%) VMware
6 3 (4.76%) HP
7 1 (1.59%) Brocade
7 1 (1.59%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.59%) IBM
7 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat