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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 8 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -8
Contract jobs citing LAN 23 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.55% 3.61% 4.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 58.97% 34.21% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 11
Median daily rate £375 £381 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+49.27% -1.42%
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
39 38 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 17.89% 10.56% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 37
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -54.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 48 (94.12%) WAN
2 44 (86.27%) Cisco
2 44 (86.27%) Firewall
2 44 (86.27%) Wireless
3 43 (84.31%) Cisco Certification
4 40 (78.43%) VoIP
5 39 (76.47%) SC Cleared
5 39 (76.47%) Security Cleared
6 33 (64.71%) CCNP
7 30 (58.82%) CheckPoint
7 30 (58.82%) Network Security
8 29 (56.86%) CCNA
9 26 (50.98%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (39.22%) Palo Alto
11 15 (29.41%) FortiGate
12 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
13 11 (21.57%) IP Telephony
13 11 (21.57%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (19.61%) Tufin
14 10 (19.61%) AlgoSec
15 6 (11.76%) VPN
16 5 (9.80%) MPLS
17 4 (7.84%) Juniper
17 4 (7.84%) Fault Management
18 3 (5.88%) Network Design
18 3 (5.88%) Migration
18 3 (5.88%) VMware
18 3 (5.88%) OSPF
18 3 (5.88%) BGP
18 3 (5.88%) Microsoft

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 (1.96%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 48 (94.12%) WAN
2 44 (86.27%) Firewall
2 44 (86.27%) Wireless
3 40 (78.43%) VoIP
4 30 (58.82%) Network Security
5 26 (50.98%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (21.57%) IP Telephony
6 11 (21.57%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (11.76%) VPN
8 5 (9.80%) MPLS
9 3 (5.88%) BGP
9 3 (5.88%) OSPF
9 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.92%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (3.92%) DNS
10 2 (3.92%) EIGRP
10 2 (3.92%) WLAN
11 1 (1.96%) Cisco ISE
11 1 (1.96%) Multicast
11 1 (1.96%) VLAN
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
1 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Network Engineer
2 24 (47.06%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 21 (41.18%) Firewall Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Consultant
4 9 (17.65%) Network Consultant
5 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Network Support
5 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Security Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Migration Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Security Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Support Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Telephony Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.96%) iSeries
3 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.84%) Fault Management
2 3 (5.88%) ITIL
2 3 (5.88%) Migration
2 3 (5.88%) Network Design
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL V3
4 1 (1.96%) Change Management
4 1 (1.96%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.96%) ITSM
4 1 (1.96%) Network Management
4 1 (1.96%) Project Management
4 1 (1.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 43 (84.31%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (76.47%) SC Cleared
2 39 (76.47%) Security Cleared
3 33 (64.71%) CCNP
4 29 (56.86%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) CCDP
5 1 (1.96%) CCIE
5 1 (1.96%) CCSE
5 1 (1.96%) CEH
5 1 (1.96%) MCP
5 1 (1.96%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 44 (86.27%) Cisco
2 30 (58.82%) CheckPoint
3 20 (39.22%) Palo Alto
4 10 (19.61%) AlgoSec
4 10 (19.61%) Tufin
5 4 (7.84%) Juniper
6 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.88%) VMware
7 2 (3.92%) Avaya
7 2 (3.92%) BT
8 1 (1.96%) Brocade
8 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.96%) IBM
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat