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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 27 17 35
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs citing LAN 9 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.18% 8.36% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 36.49% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 9
Median daily rate £370 £400 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +81.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £388 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £380 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.36 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.81 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.25% -11.25%
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
57 74 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.14% 22.91% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 46 49
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 3
Median hourly rate £15.36 £44.00 £23.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.10% +90.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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
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 8 December 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 37 (100.00%) WAN
2 31 (83.78%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (81.08%) Firewall
3 30 (81.08%) Cisco
4 29 (78.38%) Wireless
4 29 (78.38%) SC Cleared
4 29 (78.38%) Security Cleared
5 27 (72.97%) VoIP
6 25 (67.57%) CCNP
7 22 (59.46%) Network Security
7 22 (59.46%) Palo Alto
8 20 (54.05%) CheckPoint
9 18 (48.65%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (43.24%) CCNA
11 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
12 11 (29.73%) FortiGate
13 9 (24.32%) Fault Management
13 9 (24.32%) IP Telephony
13 9 (24.32%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (24.32%) SLA
14 5 (13.51%) Windows
14 5 (13.51%) Network Design
14 5 (13.51%) Fortinet
15 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
15 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
15 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (10.81%) ITIL
15 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
15 4 (10.81%) VMware

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (100.00%) WAN
2 30 (81.08%) Firewall
3 29 (78.38%) Wireless
4 27 (72.97%) VoIP
5 22 (59.46%) Network Security
6 18 (48.65%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (24.32%) IP Telephony
7 9 (24.32%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (8.11%) DHCP
8 3 (8.11%) DNS
8 3 (8.11%) Unified Communications
9 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
9 2 (5.41%) VPN
10 1 (2.70%) BGP
10 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
10 1 (2.70%) MPLS
10 1 (2.70%) OSPF
10 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (2.70%) Telepresence
10 1 (2.70%) VLAN
General
1 3 (8.11%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (81.08%) Network Engineer
2 20 (54.05%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 13 (35.14%) Network Security Engineer
3 13 (35.14%) Security Engineer
4 10 (27.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (24.32%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 8 (21.62%) Firewall Engineer
7 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
8 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (10.81%) Design Engineer
9 4 (10.81%) Network Design Engineer
9 4 (10.81%) Network Support
9 4 (10.81%) Network Support Engineer
10 3 (8.11%) Analyst
10 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 2 (5.41%) Administrator
11 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
12 1 (2.70%) Consultant
12 1 (2.70%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.11%) Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Fault Management
2 5 (13.51%) Network Design
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Change Management
5 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.70%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 1 (2.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (78.38%) SC Cleared
2 29 (78.38%) Security Cleared
3 25 (67.57%) CCNP
4 16 (43.24%) CCNA
5 2 (5.41%) CCDP
5 2 (5.41%) CCIE
6 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) FortiGate
2 3 (8.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Cisco
2 22 (59.46%) Palo Alto
3 20 (54.05%) CheckPoint
4 5 (13.51%) Fortinet
5 4 (10.81%) VMware
6 3 (8.11%) AlgoSec
6 3 (8.11%) HP
6 3 (8.11%) Tufin
7 1 (2.70%) Brocade
7 1 (2.70%) Citrix
7 1 (2.70%) F5
7 1 (2.70%) Juniper
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft