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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 60 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 49 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.11% 4.65% 4.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.53% 24.38% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 14 38 50
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £34,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
LAN
East of England

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
117 201 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.55% 19.07% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 109 164 182
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +16 9 £45,250 -17.72% 7
Bedford -14 3 £37,500 -16.66% 2
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 49 (100.00%) WAN
2 33 (67.35%) Firewall
3 28 (57.14%) Cisco
4 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
5 20 (40.82%) TCP/IP
5 20 (40.82%) CheckPoint
6 19 (38.78%) Windows
6 19 (38.78%) CCNP
6 19 (38.78%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (36.73%) CCDP
7 18 (36.73%) BGP
7 18 (36.73%) OSPF
7 18 (36.73%) Network Security
7 18 (36.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (34.69%) Spanning Tree
8 17 (34.69%) Windows Server
8 17 (34.69%) F5
8 17 (34.69%) Load Balancing
9 16 (32.65%) VMware
10 14 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (28.57%) Hyper-V
10 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (26.53%) Wireshark
11 13 (26.53%) Windows 7
11 13 (26.53%) tcpdump
11 13 (26.53%) WSUS
11 13 (26.53%) Juniper
11 13 (26.53%) Dell
11 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange

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 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Visio
2 10 (20.41%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) Office 365
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (100.00%) WAN
2 33 (67.35%) Firewall
3 20 (40.82%) TCP/IP
4 18 (36.73%) BGP
4 18 (36.73%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (36.73%) Network Security
4 18 (36.73%) OSPF
5 17 (34.69%) Spanning Tree
6 13 (26.53%) tcpdump
6 13 (26.53%) Wireshark
7 12 (24.49%) BIG-IP
8 11 (22.45%) VPN
9 8 (16.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (16.33%) VPLS
10 7 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (12.24%) Junos
12 5 (10.20%) VoIP
13 3 (6.12%) DNS
14 2 (4.08%) SAN
14 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Consultant
1 17 (34.69%) Network Consultant
2 13 (26.53%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 13 (26.53%) 3rd Line Support
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) Network Security Consultant
3 12 (24.49%) Security Consultant
4 8 (16.33%) Support Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (12.24%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Operational Support Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Operations Analyst
6 6 (12.24%) Operations Support Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (10.20%) Cisco Consultant
7 5 (10.20%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 5 (10.20%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.24%) Driving Licence
2 6 (12.24%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.16%) Handset
3 4 (8.16%) IVR
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 17 (34.69%) Windows Server
3 13 (26.53%) Windows 10
3 13 (26.53%) Windows 7
3 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (22.45%) Linux
5 8 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Load Balancing
2 14 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (24.49%) Network Management
3 12 (24.49%) Presales
4 9 (18.37%) ITIL
5 6 (12.24%) Data Protection
5 6 (12.24%) Incident Management
5 6 (12.24%) Security Patching
6 4 (8.16%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (6.12%) Line Management
7 3 (6.12%) Project Management
8 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.08%) High Availability
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 1 (2.04%) Data Security
9 1 (2.04%) DevOps
9 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.04%) People Management
9 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (38.78%) CCNP
1 19 (38.78%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (36.73%) CCDP
3 10 (20.41%) CCSA
3 10 (20.41%) CCSE
4 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (14.29%) MCP
6 6 (12.24%) MCDST
7 4 (8.16%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (2.04%) MCSE
8 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.04%) ISO27002
1 1 (2.04%) SAS 70
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 14 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) FortiGate
1 13 (26.53%) WSUS
2 6 (12.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 6 (12.24%) SCDPM
3 4 (8.16%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.04%) Ansible
4 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) Cisco
2 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
3 20 (40.82%) CheckPoint
4 17 (34.69%) F5
5 16 (32.65%) VMware
6 13 (26.53%) Dell
6 13 (26.53%) Juniper
7 8 (16.33%) Intel Security
7 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.16%) Avaya
8 4 (8.16%) CA
8 4 (8.16%) Mitel
8 4 (8.16%) Red Box
Luton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton
CACI Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Luton
CACI Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago