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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 48 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 9 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.75% - 4.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.62% - 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 7
Average salary £47,750 - £38,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
26 57 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.95% 14.62% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 21 50 40
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 December 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bedford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 29 (90.63%) WAN
2 22 (68.75%) Firewall
3 17 (53.13%) Cisco
4 15 (46.88%) VPN
4 15 (46.88%) CCNP
4 15 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
6 13 (40.63%) Windows
6 13 (40.63%) DNS
6 13 (40.63%) Citrix
6 13 (40.63%) SAN
6 13 (40.63%) VMware
6 13 (40.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 12 (37.50%) Lotus Domino
7 12 (37.50%) DHCP
7 12 (37.50%) Lotus
7 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (37.50%) McAfee
7 12 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 12 (37.50%) Network Security
7 12 (37.50%) Android
7 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (37.50%) Windows Phone 8
7 12 (37.50%) Windows Phone
8 11 (34.38%) MCSE
8 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
9 10 (31.25%) Network Management
10 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
10 9 (28.13%) CCDP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (37.50%) Lotus Domino
1 12 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (12.50%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
1 7 (21.88%) MS Visio
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (90.63%) WAN
2 22 (68.75%) Firewall
3 15 (46.88%) VPN
4 13 (40.63%) DNS
4 13 (40.63%) SAN
5 12 (37.50%) DHCP
5 12 (37.50%) Network Security
6 9 (28.13%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (21.88%) OSPF
8 7 (21.88%) BGP
8 7 (21.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (15.63%) VoIP
10 4 (12.50%) tcpdump
10 4 (12.50%) Wireless
10 4 (12.50%) Wireshark
11 3 (9.38%) VLAN
12 1 (3.13%) FTP
12 1 (3.13%) HTTP
General
1 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Network Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Consultant
2 9 (28.13%) Network Support
3 8 (25.00%) Network Security Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 8 (25.00%) Security Consultant
4 7 (21.88%) Analyst
4 7 (21.88%) Support Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Network Support Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Network Analyst
6 5 (15.63%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Security Engineer
6 5 (15.63%) Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) Windows Administrator
7 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.25%) Network Administrator
9 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 8 (25.00%) SecurID
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Phone 8
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Phone
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (37.50%) Android
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.00%) VMS
4 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Load Balancing
1 10 (31.25%) Network Management
2 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (9.38%) Change Control
5 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Logistics
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) CCNP
1 15 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (34.38%) MCSE
3 9 (28.13%) CCDP
3 9 (28.13%) CCSA
3 9 (28.13%) CCSE
4 7 (21.88%) Check Point Certification
5 5 (15.63%) CCNA
6 3 (9.38%) CCA
6 3 (9.38%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 8 (25.00%) vSphere
3 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 8 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) CheckPoint
3 13 (40.63%) Citrix
3 13 (40.63%) VMware
4 12 (37.50%) McAfee
4 12 (37.50%) Lotus
5 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
6 8 (25.00%) Symantec
6 8 (25.00%) Clearswift
7 2 (6.25%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.13%) F5
8 1 (3.13%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) IBM
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