The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 47 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.33% 2.81% 2.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.67% 30.00% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 8
Average salary £33,000 £39,750 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.98% -3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
LAN
Somerset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 40 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 19.80% 9.37% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 59 40 32
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

LAN
Salary Trend in Bath

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

LAN Salary Trend in Bath

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Siemens
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) QSIG
3 2 (50.00%) Memory Management
3 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Degree

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) QSIG
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (50.00%) SMTP
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco