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 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 59 63 47
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 32 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.27% 3.28% 4.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.17% 17.20% 22.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 51
Median salary £50,500 £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.58% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £31,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,750 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
99 186 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.24% 19.08% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 93 155 211
Median salary £50,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.82% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 26 August 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 26 August 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 +12 11 £50,500 +1.00% 1
Bedford -1 2 £29,000 -42.00% 2
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 38 (100.00%) WAN
2 17 (44.74%) Cisco
2 17 (44.74%) Load Balancing
3 16 (42.11%) Windows
3 16 (42.11%) Firewall
4 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 13 (34.21%) CheckPoint
5 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
6 12 (31.58%) CCNP
6 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
7 11 (28.95%) CCDP
7 11 (28.95%) OSPF
7 11 (28.95%) BGP
7 11 (28.95%) Linux
7 11 (28.95%) Network Security
7 11 (28.95%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (26.32%) F5
8 10 (26.32%) Spanning Tree
8 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
9 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (21.05%) tcpdump
10 8 (21.05%) High Availability
10 8 (21.05%) Wireshark
10 8 (21.05%) BIG-IP
11 7 (18.42%) VMware
11 7 (18.42%) CCSA
11 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (18.42%) Active Directory

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 4 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) Office 365
3 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (42.11%) Firewall
3 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
4 11 (28.95%) BGP
4 11 (28.95%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (28.95%) Network Security
4 11 (28.95%) OSPF
5 10 (26.32%) Spanning Tree
6 8 (21.05%) BIG-IP
6 8 (21.05%) tcpdump
6 8 (21.05%) Wireshark
7 6 (15.79%) DNS
8 5 (13.16%) VoIP
9 4 (10.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (10.53%) VPN
10 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (5.26%) Junos
11 2 (5.26%) SAN
11 2 (5.26%) VPLS
11 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Consultant
1 10 (26.32%) Network Consultant
2 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Network Security Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Security Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Network Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 4 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Mitel Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Operations Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Driving Licence
3 4 (10.53%) Handset
3 4 (10.53%) IVR
3 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 11 (28.95%) Linux
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 10
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Load Balancing
2 8 (21.05%) High Availability
3 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (18.42%) Presales
4 6 (15.79%) ITIL
4 6 (15.79%) Network Management
5 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps
6 4 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (7.89%) Line Management
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
8 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 2 (5.26%) Security Patching
9 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.63%) Network Design
9 1 (2.63%) People Management
9 1 (2.63%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) C
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) CCNP
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (28.95%) CCDP
3 7 (18.42%) CCSA
3 7 (18.42%) CCSE
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.89%) MCP
6 2 (5.26%) MCDST
7 1 (2.63%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.63%) MCSE
7 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SAS 70
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) AirWatch
1 4 (10.53%) Ansible
1 4 (10.53%) FortiGate
1 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.53%) Puppet
1 4 (10.53%) WSUS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (5.26%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco
2 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 13 (34.21%) CheckPoint
4 10 (26.32%) F5
5 7 (18.42%) VMware
6 4 (10.53%) Avaya
6 4 (10.53%) CA
6 4 (10.53%) Dell
6 4 (10.53%) Juniper
6 4 (10.53%) Mitel
6 4 (10.53%) Red Box
7 2 (5.26%) Intel Security
7 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
Luton, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
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