The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 38 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 48 33 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.23% 3.29% 6.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.92% 23.74% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 62
Average salary £56,750 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.87% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,500 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
166 139 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.53% 13.86% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 153 120 171
Average salary £52,000 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

LAN
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +25 28 £58,750 +30.55% 2
Luton +6 4 £61,250 +53.12%
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 86 (100.00%) WAN
2 63 (73.26%) Cisco
2 63 (73.26%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (72.09%) CCNP
4 59 (68.60%) CheckPoint
4 59 (68.60%) Firewall
5 54 (62.79%) CCDP
6 46 (53.49%) CCSE
7 36 (41.86%) Network Security
7 36 (41.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 35 (40.70%) OSPF
8 35 (40.70%) BGP
9 33 (38.37%) MS Excel
10 29 (33.72%) Microsoft
11 28 (32.56%) Load Balancing
11 28 (32.56%) Presales
12 27 (31.40%) Disaster Recovery
13 26 (30.23%) TCP/IP
13 26 (30.23%) Wireshark
13 26 (30.23%) Kalman Filter
13 26 (30.23%) Spanning Tree
13 26 (30.23%) Data Centre
13 26 (30.23%) tcpdump
13 26 (30.23%) Web Filtering
14 25 (29.07%) CCSA
15 21 (24.42%) F5
16 20 (23.26%) Network Management
16 20 (23.26%) MS Visio
17 19 (22.09%) Coaching
17 19 (22.09%) People Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 6 (6.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 33 (38.37%) MS Excel
2 20 (23.26%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (5.81%) Office 365
3 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (100.00%) WAN
2 59 (68.60%) Firewall
3 36 (41.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 36 (41.86%) Network Security
4 35 (40.70%) BGP
4 35 (40.70%) OSPF
5 26 (30.23%) Spanning Tree
5 26 (30.23%) TCP/IP
5 26 (30.23%) tcpdump
5 26 (30.23%) Wireshark
6 18 (20.93%) VPN
7 13 (15.12%) MPLS
8 8 (9.30%) BIG-IP
9 7 (8.14%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (8.14%) VoIP
10 5 (5.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (4.65%) VPLS
12 2 (2.33%) EIGRP
13 1 (1.16%) SAN
13 1 (1.16%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (6.98%) Retail
2 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Advertising
3 2 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Finance
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (29.07%) Technical Leader
2 22 (25.58%) Consultant
2 22 (25.58%) Network Consultant
3 16 (18.60%) Network Security Consultant
3 16 (18.60%) Security Consultant
4 12 (13.95%) Check Point Consultant
4 12 (13.95%) Network Engineer
5 11 (12.79%) Cisco Consultant
5 11 (12.79%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 11 (12.79%) Technical Manager
6 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (11.63%) Service Manager
6 10 (11.63%) Technical Services Manager
7 7 (8.14%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Infrastructure Services Manager
8 6 (6.98%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.98%) Technical Team Leader
9 5 (5.81%) Cisco Security Consultant
9 5 (5.81%) Network Team Leader
9 5 (5.81%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 26 (30.23%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.98%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Windows
1 6 (6.98%) Windows Server
2 5 (5.81%) Windows 10
2 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
2 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.65%) Linux
3 4 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (32.56%) Load Balancing
1 28 (32.56%) Presales
2 27 (31.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (30.23%) Kalman Filter
3 26 (30.23%) Web Filtering
4 20 (23.26%) Network Management
5 19 (22.09%) Coaching
5 19 (22.09%) People Management
6 16 (18.60%) ITIL
7 7 (8.14%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.33%) Network Design
8 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.33%) Project Management
9 1 (1.16%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 1 (1.16%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.16%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.16%) Information Security
9 1 (1.16%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.16%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 63 (73.26%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (72.09%) CCNP
3 54 (62.79%) CCDP
4 46 (53.49%) CCSE
5 25 (29.07%) CCSA
6 12 (13.95%) Check Point Certification
7 7 (8.14%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.33%) CCNA
8 2 (2.33%) MCP
9 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.16%) MCDST
9 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.81%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.16%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) FortiGate
1 5 (5.81%) WSUS
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.16%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 63 (73.26%) Cisco
2 59 (68.60%) CheckPoint
3 29 (33.72%) Microsoft
4 21 (24.42%) F5
5 6 (6.98%) Juniper
5 6 (6.98%) VMware
6 5 (5.81%) Dell
7 4 (4.65%) Intel Security
7 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.33%) Citrix
9 1 (1.16%) Aastra
9 1 (1.16%) Avaya
9 1 (1.16%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.16%) HP
9 1 (1.16%) IBM
9 1 (1.16%) Intel
9 1 (1.16%) Mitel
9 1 (1.16%) NEC
9 1 (1.16%) Panasonic
9 1 (1.16%) Siemens
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