The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 21 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 1.75% 9.30% 5.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 50.00% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
LAN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 38.60% 18.60% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 25
Average salary £22,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £42,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

LAN
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

LAN Salary Trend in Bridgend

LAN
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Presales

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco