The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 28 53 65
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 28 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.18% 3.30% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.17% 10.78% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 7
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
LAN
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
96 232 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 21.19% 30.65% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 71 200 149
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

LAN
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

LAN Salary Trend in Basingstoke

LAN
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 43 (89.58%) WAN
2 27 (56.25%) Firewall
3 25 (52.08%) Windows
3 25 (52.08%) VPN
4 24 (50.00%) ITIL
4 24 (50.00%) VMware
5 23 (47.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (47.92%) Cisco
6 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
6 19 (39.58%) SAN
7 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
8 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
9 16 (33.33%) Citrix
10 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (27.08%) Linux
10 13 (27.08%) PRINCE2
11 12 (25.00%) Hyper-V
12 11 (22.92%) WLAN
13 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
13 10 (20.83%) MS Visio
13 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
13 10 (20.83%) Project Management
13 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
14 9 (18.75%) Juniper
15 8 (16.67%) OSPF
15 8 (16.67%) VoIP
15 8 (16.67%) Wireless
15 8 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
1 10 (20.83%) MS Visio
2 7 (14.58%) MS Office
3 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.17%) MS Project
4 2 (4.17%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 43 (89.58%) WAN
2 27 (56.25%) Firewall
3 25 (52.08%) VPN
4 19 (39.58%) SAN
5 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
6 11 (22.92%) WLAN
7 8 (16.67%) VoIP
7 8 (16.67%) OSPF
7 8 (16.67%) Wireless
7 8 (16.67%) Network Security
7 8 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (14.58%) NAS
8 7 (14.58%) BGP
9 5 (10.42%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (10.42%) MPLS
9 5 (10.42%) DHCP
9 5 (10.42%) Ethernet
9 5 (10.42%) DNS
10 4 (8.33%) SSL
10 4 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (14.58%) Electronics
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Billing
3 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Team Leader
3 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 6 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Network Designer
5 4 (8.33%) Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Designer
5 4 (8.33%) IT Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Network Support
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Design Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 3 (6.25%) Thin Client
3 3 (6.25%) Replication
3 3 (6.25%) PKI
3 3 (6.25%) IPTV
4 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.17%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (52.08%) Windows
2 13 (27.08%) Linux
3 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.33%) Debian
7 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
8 3 (6.25%) UNIX
9 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) ITIL
2 13 (27.08%) PRINCE2
3 10 (20.83%) Project Management
4 8 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.33%) Network Design
6 4 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 4 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (8.33%) Software Licensing
7 3 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.25%) Workflow
8 2 (4.17%) Validation
8 2 (4.17%) UML
8 2 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) Change Control
8 2 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.58%) CCNP
4 6 (12.50%) CCNA
4 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (12.50%) CCDP
5 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
5 5 (10.42%) DV Cleared
6 3 (6.25%) OSCP
6 3 (6.25%) CCIE
6 3 (6.25%) CCDE
6 3 (6.25%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (6.25%) CCSE
7 2 (4.17%) MCITP
7 2 (4.17%) HND
7 2 (4.17%) MCSE
8 1 (2.08%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (47.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 12 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.42%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.25%) Terminal Server
5 3 (6.25%) ISA Server
5 3 (6.25%) DFS Replication
6 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.08%) XenApp
7 1 (2.08%) XenServer
7 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (6.25%) WSUS
1 3 (6.25%) vMotion
2 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) VMware
2 23 (47.92%) Cisco
3 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
4 16 (33.33%) Citrix
5 9 (18.75%) Juniper
6 8 (16.67%) F5
7 6 (12.50%) HP
8 4 (8.33%) Oracle
8 4 (8.33%) Aruba
8 4 (8.33%) Sony
9 3 (6.25%) BT
9 3 (6.25%) 3Com
9 3 (6.25%) Software AG
9 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
9 3 (6.25%) webMethods
10 2 (4.17%) Progress
10 2 (4.17%) IBM
10 2 (4.17%) Dell
10 2 (4.17%) EMC
11 1 (2.08%) McAfee