The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 102 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 33 53 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.76% 3.10% 3.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.31% 20.31% 18.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 50
Average salary £27,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £41,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
LAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
268 261 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.27% 15.28% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 223 182 248
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

LAN
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

LAN Salary Trend in Bristol

LAN
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 49 (85.96%) WAN
2 41 (71.93%) Windows
3 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
4 28 (49.12%) VMware
5 26 (45.61%) VPN
6 25 (43.86%) Cisco
7 24 (42.11%) Firewall
8 19 (33.33%) DHCP
8 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (31.58%) Windows 7
10 17 (29.82%) ITIL
11 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
11 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (24.56%) Windows XP
12 14 (24.56%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
13 13 (22.81%) DNS
13 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
14 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
14 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (21.05%) MPLS
14 12 (21.05%) Load Balancing
14 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (19.30%) Citrix
15 11 (19.30%) MS Office
15 11 (19.30%) Telecoms
16 10 (17.54%) Finance
16 10 (17.54%) SQL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (22.81%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (14.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (7.02%) Lync
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) MediaWiki
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.75%) nginx
5 1 (1.75%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Office
2 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (85.96%) WAN
2 26 (45.61%) VPN
3 24 (42.11%) Firewall
4 19 (33.33%) DHCP
5 13 (22.81%) DNS
6 12 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 12 (21.05%) MPLS
7 10 (17.54%) VoIP
8 9 (15.79%) SAN
9 8 (14.04%) Internet
10 7 (12.28%) Wireless
10 7 (12.28%) Network Security
10 7 (12.28%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (8.77%) IPv6
12 4 (7.02%) NAS
12 4 (7.02%) 4G
12 4 (7.02%) IP Telephony
13 3 (5.26%) Unified Communications
14 2 (3.51%) xDSL
14 2 (3.51%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.75%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Subversion
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
1 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.75%) Hudson
1 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (19.30%) Telecoms
2 10 (17.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Support Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) Network Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (17.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Network Manager
5 7 (12.28%) Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Help Desk Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Designer
7 4 (7.02%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (7.02%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Network Support
7 4 (7.02%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (7.02%) Administrator
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) ICT Technician
9 1 (1.75%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
1 1 (1.75%) Middleware
1 1 (1.75%) LAMP
1 1 (1.75%) Ajax
1 1 (1.75%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.02%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
3 1 (1.75%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.75%) IVR
3 1 (1.75%) Statistics
3 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (31.58%) Windows 7
4 14 (24.56%) Windows XP
5 7 (12.28%) Mac OS X
5 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.77%) Linux
7 1 (1.75%) Debian
7 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.75%) CentOS
7 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 12 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 7 (12.28%) Project Management
3 7 (12.28%) Network Design
4 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.02%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 4 (7.02%) Network Architecture
6 4 (7.02%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (7.02%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.51%) Network Management
8 1 (1.75%) SIEM
8 1 (1.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.75%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.75%) DevOps
8 1 (1.75%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (1.75%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.75%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.75%) Ruby
2 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.75%) Java
2 1 (1.75%) Perl
2 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (14.04%) CCNA
3 8 (14.04%) MCSE
4 7 (12.28%) CCNP
4 7 (12.28%) Security Cleared
5 6 (10.53%) CCSP
6 5 (8.77%) MCITP
6 5 (8.77%) CCDP
7 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.75%) CCIP
7 1 (1.75%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) CCENT
7 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
2 16 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.28%) Terminal Services
3 7 (12.28%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (3.51%) vSphere
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.75%) Samba
5 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.75%) Postfix
5 1 (1.75%) XenApp
5 1 (1.75%) XenServer
5 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) WSUS
1 4 (7.02%) SCCM
1 4 (7.02%) SCOM
2 1 (1.75%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (49.12%) VMware
2 25 (43.86%) Cisco
3 16 (28.07%) Microsoft
4 11 (19.30%) Citrix
5 5 (8.77%) Dell
6 4 (7.02%) Avaya
6 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.02%) Symantec
6 4 (7.02%) McAfee
7 3 (5.26%) HP
8 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle
9 1 (1.75%) Apple
9 1 (1.75%) Google
9 1 (1.75%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.75%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.75%) EMC
9 1 (1.75%) Genesys
9 1 (1.75%) NetApp
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