The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 41 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.01% 8.13% 12.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 38.33% 61.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 29
Median salary £44,500 £43,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.71% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £42,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,850 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
LAN
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 60 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 12.56% 21.20% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 46 45
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +49.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,550 £30,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £38,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

LAN
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

LAN Salary Trend in Bedford

LAN
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bedford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 18 (100.00%) WAN
2 17 (94.44%) TCP/IP
2 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 17 (94.44%) CheckPoint
3 16 (88.89%) OSPF
3 16 (88.89%) BGP
3 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (88.89%) CCNP
3 16 (88.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (88.89%) Spanning Tree
4 15 (83.33%) Network Security
4 15 (83.33%) CCDP
4 15 (83.33%) Firewall
5 14 (77.78%) Wireshark
5 14 (77.78%) tcpdump
6 13 (72.22%) F5
6 13 (72.22%) Presales
6 13 (72.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (61.11%) BIG-IP
7 11 (61.11%) Network Management
7 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
8 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
8 10 (55.56%) MS Visio
9 8 (44.44%) CCSE
9 8 (44.44%) CCSA
10 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
11 6 (33.33%) Driving Licence
12 4 (22.22%) CA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 10 (55.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (100.00%) WAN
2 17 (94.44%) TCP/IP
3 16 (88.89%) BGP
3 16 (88.89%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (88.89%) OSPF
3 16 (88.89%) Spanning Tree
4 15 (83.33%) Firewall
4 15 (83.33%) Network Security
5 14 (77.78%) tcpdump
5 14 (77.78%) Wireshark
6 11 (61.11%) BIG-IP
7 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (5.56%) DNS
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Consultant
1 15 (83.33%) Network Consultant
2 10 (55.56%) Network Security Consultant
2 10 (55.56%) Security Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Check Point Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Network Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Network Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 6 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
1 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (72.22%) Presales
2 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
2 11 (61.11%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) Coaching
3 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design
3 1 (5.56%) People Management
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 16 (88.89%) CCNP
1 16 (88.89%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (83.33%) CCDP
3 8 (44.44%) CCSA
3 8 (44.44%) CCSE
4 2 (11.11%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (94.44%) CheckPoint
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) F5
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) VMware