The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 41 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.45% 3.10% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.85% 23.68% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 5
Average salary £30,000 £42,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.99% -0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £75,000 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
52 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 15.43% 13.10% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 43
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 October 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bedford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 45 (97.83%) WAN
2 37 (80.43%) Firewall
3 32 (69.57%) Windows
3 32 (69.57%) DNS
3 32 (69.57%) Citrix
4 31 (67.39%) VPN
4 31 (67.39%) DHCP
4 31 (67.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (67.39%) VMware
4 31 (67.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 31 (67.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (65.22%) SAN
5 30 (65.22%) Lotus
5 30 (65.22%) McAfee
5 30 (65.22%) Lotus Domino
6 28 (60.87%) MCSE
6 28 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (60.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 28 (60.87%) Windows Phone
6 28 (60.87%) Windows Phone 8
6 28 (60.87%) Android
7 26 (56.52%) vSphere
8 25 (54.35%) Wi-Fi
8 25 (54.35%) Symantec
9 24 (52.17%) Clearswift
9 24 (52.17%) Blackberry
9 24 (52.17%) VMS
9 24 (52.17%) SecurID
9 24 (52.17%) Backup Exec
9 24 (52.17%) McAfee ePO

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 30 (65.22%) Lotus Domino
2 28 (60.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (13.04%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.17%) IIS
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (32.61%) MS Office
1 15 (32.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 45 (97.83%) WAN
2 37 (80.43%) Firewall
3 32 (69.57%) DNS
4 31 (67.39%) DHCP
4 31 (67.39%) VPN
5 30 (65.22%) SAN
6 25 (54.35%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (17.39%) Network Security
8 7 (15.22%) VoIP
9 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
10 3 (6.52%) tcpdump
10 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (6.52%) Wireshark
10 3 (6.52%) OSPF
10 3 (6.52%) BGP
11 1 (2.17%) FTP
11 1 (2.17%) HTTP
11 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Network Engineer
2 25 (54.35%) Network Support
3 19 (41.30%) 3rd Line Support
4 15 (32.61%) Support Analyst
4 15 (32.61%) Analyst
5 14 (30.43%) PC Support
5 14 (30.43%) PC Engineer
6 12 (26.09%) Network Analyst
6 12 (26.09%) Network Support Analyst
7 9 (19.57%) Support Engineer
7 9 (19.57%) Network Support Engineer
8 8 (17.39%) PC Support Engineer
9 7 (15.22%) Administrator
10 6 (13.04%) Server Support Analyst
10 6 (13.04%) Server Engineer
10 6 (13.04%) Server Support
10 6 (13.04%) Server Analyst
10 6 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 4 (8.70%) Network Security Consultant
11 4 (8.70%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 24 (52.17%) Blackberry
1 24 (52.17%) SecurID
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 31 (67.39%) Windows Server 2003
2 31 (67.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (60.87%) Windows Phone 8
3 28 (60.87%) Windows Phone
3 28 (60.87%) Android
4 24 (52.17%) VMS
5 13 (28.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Network Management
2 6 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
3 5 (10.87%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL
6 1 (2.17%) Project Management
6 1 (2.17%) Logistics
6 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.17%) High Availability
6 1 (2.17%) Change Control
6 1 (2.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (60.87%) MCSE
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (19.57%) CCNP
4 4 (8.70%) CCNA
4 4 (8.70%) CCDP
4 4 (8.70%) CCSA
4 4 (8.70%) CCSE
4 4 (8.70%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (6.52%) CCA
5 3 (6.52%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.17%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (67.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 26 (56.52%) vSphere
3 13 (28.26%) XenApp
4 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.17%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 24 (52.17%) Backup Exec
1 24 (52.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (69.57%) Citrix
2 31 (67.39%) VMware
3 30 (65.22%) McAfee
3 30 (65.22%) Lotus
4 25 (54.35%) Symantec
5 24 (52.17%) Clearswift
6 15 (32.61%) Cisco
7 12 (26.09%) CheckPoint
8 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.17%) HP
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum Dependent upon skills/experience
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