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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 71 53 41
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -12
Permanent jobs citing LAN 21 49 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.31% 4.40% 6.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.82% 27.07% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 73
Median salary £51,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.42% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £37,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
152 181 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 16.72% 16.26% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 144 146 212
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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
Bedford -13 9 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Luton +1 5 £40,000 -27.27% 1
LAN
East of England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 76 (100.00%) WAN
2 62 (81.58%) Firewall
3 58 (76.32%) Cisco
4 52 (68.42%) CCNP
4 52 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
5 50 (65.79%) CheckPoint
6 45 (59.21%) CCDP
7 43 (56.58%) Microsoft
7 43 (56.58%) OSPF
7 43 (56.58%) BGP
7 43 (56.58%) Cisco Nexus
8 36 (47.37%) TCP/IP
8 36 (47.37%) Spanning Tree
9 35 (46.05%) Network Security
10 34 (44.74%) Load Balancing
10 34 (44.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 32 (42.11%) Wireshark
11 32 (42.11%) tcpdump
12 31 (40.79%) Presales
13 30 (39.47%) CCSE
14 28 (36.84%) F5
15 27 (35.53%) Network Management
16 26 (34.21%) MS Visio
17 25 (32.89%) MS Excel
17 25 (32.89%) Data Centre
18 22 (28.95%) CCSA
19 16 (21.05%) VMware
19 16 (21.05%) Windows
19 16 (21.05%) BIG-IP
19 16 (21.05%) Windows Server

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 15 (19.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (34.21%) MS Visio
2 25 (32.89%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Office 365
2 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 76 (100.00%) WAN
2 62 (81.58%) Firewall
3 43 (56.58%) BGP
3 43 (56.58%) Cisco Nexus
3 43 (56.58%) OSPF
4 36 (47.37%) Spanning Tree
4 36 (47.37%) TCP/IP
5 35 (46.05%) Network Security
6 32 (42.11%) tcpdump
6 32 (42.11%) Wireshark
7 16 (21.05%) BIG-IP
8 13 (17.11%) VPN
9 12 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 9 (11.84%) VPLS
11 7 (9.21%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 6 (7.89%) Junos
13 5 (6.58%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (5.26%) VoIP
15 2 (2.63%) EIGRP
16 1 (1.32%) PBX
General
1 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.63%) Advertising
2 2 (2.63%) Banking
2 2 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Consultant
1 29 (38.16%) Network Consultant
2 20 (26.32%) Network Security Consultant
2 20 (26.32%) Security Consultant
3 14 (18.42%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 14 (18.42%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (18.42%) Analyst
4 12 (15.79%) Technical Leader
5 9 (11.84%) Check Point Consultant
5 9 (11.84%) Cisco Consultant
5 9 (11.84%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 9 (11.84%) Network Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Operational Support Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Operations Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Operations Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.89%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.84%) Driving Licence
3 6 (7.89%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.95%) Handset
4 3 (3.95%) IVR
4 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Windows
1 16 (21.05%) Windows Server
2 14 (18.42%) Windows 10
2 14 (18.42%) Windows 7
2 14 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (11.84%) Linux
3 9 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) Disaster Recovery
1 34 (44.74%) Load Balancing
2 31 (40.79%) Presales
3 27 (35.53%) Network Management
4 12 (15.79%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (15.79%) Web Filtering
5 11 (14.47%) Coaching
6 10 (13.16%) ITIL
7 7 (9.21%) People Management
8 6 (7.89%) Data Protection
8 6 (7.89%) Incident Management
8 6 (7.89%) Security Patching
9 5 (6.58%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (3.95%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (3.95%) Project Management
11 2 (2.63%) Network Design
12 1 (1.32%) Data Security
12 1 (1.32%) Information Security
12 1 (1.32%) Penetration Testing
12 1 (1.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (68.42%) CCNP
1 52 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (59.21%) CCDP
3 30 (39.47%) CCSE
4 22 (28.95%) CCSA
5 10 (13.16%) Check Point Certification
6 8 (10.53%) MCP
6 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (7.89%) MCDST
8 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.32%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) ISO27002
2 1 (1.32%) SAS 70
System Software
1 14 (18.42%) Hyper-V
1 14 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (18.42%) FortiGate
1 14 (18.42%) WSUS
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 6 (7.89%) SCDPM
3 3 (3.95%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 58 (76.32%) Cisco
2 50 (65.79%) CheckPoint
3 43 (56.58%) Microsoft
4 28 (36.84%) F5
5 16 (21.05%) VMware
6 14 (18.42%) Dell
6 14 (18.42%) Juniper
7 9 (11.84%) Intel Security
7 9 (11.84%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.26%) CA
9 3 (3.95%) Avaya
9 3 (3.95%) Mitel
9 3 (3.95%) Red Box
10 1 (1.32%) Citrix
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Up to £40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago