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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 25 21 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.56% 8.83% 9.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 43.86% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 47
Average salary £67,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
54 57 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 29.51% 20.14% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 54 48 100
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £48,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 April 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bedford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 40 (100.00%) WAN
2 39 (97.50%) Cisco
2 39 (97.50%) CCNP
2 39 (97.50%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (97.50%) CheckPoint
3 36 (90.00%) Firewall
4 33 (82.50%) CCDP
5 32 (80.00%) OSPF
5 32 (80.00%) BGP
5 32 (80.00%) Network Security
5 32 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 32 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
6 31 (77.50%) TCP/IP
6 31 (77.50%) Presales
7 30 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (75.00%) Wireshark
7 30 (75.00%) tcpdump
8 26 (65.00%) Load Balancing
8 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
9 25 (62.50%) Network Management
10 24 (60.00%) CCSE
10 24 (60.00%) MS Visio
11 18 (45.00%) CCSA
11 18 (45.00%) F5
12 17 (42.50%) Data Centre
13 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
14 10 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
14 10 (25.00%) Web Filtering
15 9 (22.50%) Coaching
15 9 (22.50%) BIG-IP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 24 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (100.00%) WAN
2 36 (90.00%) Firewall
3 32 (80.00%) BGP
3 32 (80.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 32 (80.00%) Network Security
3 32 (80.00%) OSPF
3 32 (80.00%) Spanning Tree
4 31 (77.50%) TCP/IP
5 30 (75.00%) tcpdump
5 30 (75.00%) Wireshark
6 9 (22.50%) BIG-IP
7 7 (17.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 7 (17.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (2.50%) VoIP
General
1 2 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Consultant
1 24 (60.00%) Network Consultant
2 17 (42.50%) Network Security Consultant
2 17 (42.50%) Security Consultant
3 10 (25.00%) Technical Leader
4 5 (12.50%) Check Point Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Network Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Network Security Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (17.50%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (77.50%) Presales
2 30 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (65.00%) Load Balancing
4 25 (62.50%) Network Management
5 10 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (25.00%) Web Filtering
6 9 (22.50%) Coaching
7 6 (15.00%) People Management
8 1 (2.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 39 (97.50%) CCNP
1 39 (97.50%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (82.50%) CCDP
3 24 (60.00%) CCSE
4 18 (45.00%) CCSA
5 9 (22.50%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 39 (97.50%) CheckPoint
1 39 (97.50%) Cisco
2 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (45.00%) F5
4 2 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Alere
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £48000.00 - £56000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 6 days ago