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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 7 20 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 25 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 17.48% 11.34% 4.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 48.08% 38.89% 35.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 12
Median salary £55,000 £58,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.98% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £48,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,950 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +11.86%

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 72 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 36.36% 29.15% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 48 70 33
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 20 January 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bedford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 34 (100.00%) WAN
2 31 (91.18%) Cisco
2 31 (91.18%) CCNP
2 31 (91.18%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (91.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 25 (73.53%) TCP/IP
4 20 (58.82%) CheckPoint
5 19 (55.88%) Network Management
6 18 (52.94%) Firewall
7 17 (50.00%) CCSA
7 17 (50.00%) CCSE
7 17 (50.00%) OSPF
7 17 (50.00%) BGP
7 17 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
7 17 (50.00%) Network Security
7 17 (50.00%) Data Centre
8 14 (41.18%) SolarWinds
8 14 (41.18%) VPN
8 14 (41.18%) DNS
8 14 (41.18%) FTP
8 14 (41.18%) IPv4
8 14 (41.18%) CCIE
8 14 (41.18%) DHCP
8 14 (41.18%) VoIP
8 14 (41.18%) ITIL
8 14 (41.18%) VLAN
8 14 (41.18%) Wireless
9 13 (38.24%) Problem Management
10 11 (32.35%) CCDP
10 11 (32.35%) Disaster Recovery

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 5 (14.71%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) WAN
2 31 (91.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 25 (73.53%) TCP/IP
4 18 (52.94%) Firewall
5 17 (50.00%) BGP
5 17 (50.00%) Network Security
5 17 (50.00%) OSPF
5 17 (50.00%) Spanning Tree
6 14 (41.18%) DHCP
6 14 (41.18%) DNS
6 14 (41.18%) FTP
6 14 (41.18%) IPv4
6 14 (41.18%) VLAN
6 14 (41.18%) VoIP
6 14 (41.18%) VPN
6 14 (41.18%) Wireless
7 11 (32.35%) tcpdump
7 11 (32.35%) Wireshark
8 6 (17.65%) BIG-IP
9 3 (8.82%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Consultant
2 11 (32.35%) Network Consultant
3 10 (29.41%) Network Security Consultant
3 10 (29.41%) Security Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Network Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Network Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Technical Leader
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Cisco Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Network Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.65%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Network Management
2 14 (41.18%) ITIL
3 13 (38.24%) Problem Management
4 11 (32.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (23.53%) Presales
6 5 (14.71%) ITIL V3
6 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Service Design
8 1 (2.94%) Change Control
8 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 31 (91.18%) CCNP
1 31 (91.18%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (50.00%) CCSA
2 17 (50.00%) CCSE
3 14 (41.18%) CCIE
4 11 (32.35%) CCDP
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (91.18%) Cisco
2 20 (58.82%) CheckPoint
3 14 (41.18%) SolarWinds
4 9 (26.47%) F5
5 6 (17.65%) CA
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.82%) Citrix
7 3 (8.82%) Mitel
7 3 (8.82%) Riverbed
7 3 (8.82%) VMware
8 2 (5.88%) Intel
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Interesting work
Posted: 15 hours ago