The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 33 37 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 35 52 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.81% 6.60% 3.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.70% 29.38% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 43 31
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 177 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.29% 22.46% 13.82%
Number of salaries quoted 67 164 125
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £69,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

LAN
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -2 14 £57,500 -2.54% 1
Luton +6 8 £32,250 -28.33%
Dunstable - 2 £30,000 -
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 76 (87.36%) WAN
2 65 (74.71%) Cisco
3 62 (71.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 58 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (60.92%) CCNP
6 47 (54.02%) CheckPoint
7 41 (47.13%) Firewall
8 39 (44.83%) Network Management
9 36 (41.38%) Data Centre
9 36 (41.38%) Microsoft
10 35 (40.23%) CCSA
10 35 (40.23%) Network Security
11 34 (39.08%) Spanning Tree
11 34 (39.08%) CCSE
11 34 (39.08%) OSPF
11 34 (39.08%) BGP
12 31 (35.63%) TCP/IP
12 31 (35.63%) Wireless
13 28 (32.18%) CCDP
14 27 (31.03%) Load Balancing
15 24 (27.59%) DNS
15 24 (27.59%) ITIL
16 21 (24.14%) MS Visio
17 20 (22.99%) VoIP
17 20 (22.99%) Problem Management
18 19 (21.84%) F5
18 19 (21.84%) CCIE
19 18 (20.69%) FTP
19 18 (20.69%) IPv4
19 18 (20.69%) VPN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (24.14%) MS Visio
2 12 (13.79%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (87.36%) WAN
2 62 (71.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 41 (47.13%) Firewall
4 35 (40.23%) Network Security
5 34 (39.08%) BGP
5 34 (39.08%) OSPF
5 34 (39.08%) Spanning Tree
6 31 (35.63%) TCP/IP
6 31 (35.63%) Wireless
7 24 (27.59%) DNS
8 20 (22.99%) VoIP
9 18 (20.69%) DHCP
9 18 (20.69%) FTP
9 18 (20.69%) IPv4
9 18 (20.69%) VLAN
9 18 (20.69%) VPN
10 13 (14.94%) tcpdump
10 13 (14.94%) Wireshark
11 6 (6.90%) BIG-IP
11 6 (6.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.30%) Finance
3 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 32 (36.78%) Network Engineer
2 28 (32.18%) Consultant
3 27 (31.03%) Network Consultant
4 26 (29.89%) Network Security Consultant
4 26 (29.89%) Security Consultant
5 20 (22.99%) Network Security Engineer
5 20 (22.99%) Security Engineer
6 9 (10.34%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Cisco Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Network Analyst
7 7 (8.05%) Operations Manager
8 6 (6.90%) Architect
8 6 (6.90%) Technical Leader
9 5 (5.75%) Cisco Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Cisco Network Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Cisco Security Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Network Manager
9 5 (5.75%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (41.38%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.90%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.30%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.30%) Replication
5 1 (1.15%) CMDB
5 1 (1.15%) iSeries
5 1 (1.15%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Linux
3 4 (4.60%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.45%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Android
5 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (44.83%) Network Management
2 27 (31.03%) Load Balancing
3 24 (27.59%) ITIL
4 20 (22.99%) Problem Management
5 16 (18.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 11 (12.64%) Presales
7 9 (10.34%) Migration
8 6 (6.90%) High Availability
8 6 (6.90%) ITIL V3
9 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.60%) Project Management
11 3 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (3.45%) Business Transformation
11 3 (3.45%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (3.45%) DevOps
11 3 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
11 3 (3.45%) Identity Management
11 3 (3.45%) SOA
11 3 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 3 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (60.92%) CCNP
3 35 (40.23%) CCSA
4 34 (39.08%) CCSE
5 28 (32.18%) CCDP
6 19 (21.84%) CCIE
7 6 (6.90%) CCNA
8 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (4.60%) MCSA
10 2 (2.30%) Degree
10 2 (2.30%) VCP6
10 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.15%) MCP
11 1 (1.15%) MCSE
11 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 65 (74.71%) Cisco
2 47 (54.02%) CheckPoint
3 36 (41.38%) Microsoft
4 19 (21.84%) F5
5 18 (20.69%) SolarWinds
6 7 (8.05%) Mitel
7 6 (6.90%) CA
8 5 (5.75%) VMware
9 4 (4.60%) Avaya
9 4 (4.60%) Siemens
10 3 (3.45%) Citrix
10 3 (3.45%) Riverbed
11 2 (2.30%) 3Com
11 2 (2.30%) EMC
11 2 (2.30%) HP
11 2 (2.30%) Intel
12 1 (1.15%) Apple
12 1 (1.15%) Symantec
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