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 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 113 94 79
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 22 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.22% 1.64% 2.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.59% 11.81% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 22 30 29
Average salary £44,000 £36,250 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.37% -8.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £72,500 £52,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
290 271 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.05% 13.85% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 249 245 196
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 58 (77.33%) WAN
2 37 (49.33%) Windows
2 37 (49.33%) Firewall
3 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (37.33%) Cisco
5 27 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 22 (29.33%) VMware
7 19 (25.33%) Citrix
8 18 (24.00%) DNS
8 18 (24.00%) Telecoms
9 16 (21.33%) Juniper
9 16 (21.33%) ITIL
10 14 (18.67%) MS Exchange
11 13 (17.33%) MS Office
11 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
11 13 (17.33%) VPN
11 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
11 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
11 13 (17.33%) F5
12 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (14.67%) Skype for Business
12 11 (14.67%) SLA
12 11 (14.67%) Linux
12 11 (14.67%) CheckPoint
13 10 (13.33%) MPLS
13 10 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (13.33%) Windows Server
14 9 (12.00%) DHCP
14 9 (12.00%) MS Excel

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 14 (18.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.67%) Skype for Business
3 9 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (5.33%) Apache
5 4 (5.33%) nginx
6 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.67%) IIS
8 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (17.33%) MS Office
2 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.67%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.33%) SaaS
3 4 (5.33%) IaaS
3 4 (5.33%) PaaS
4 3 (4.00%) Mimecast
4 3 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (77.33%) WAN
2 37 (49.33%) Firewall
3 18 (24.00%) DNS
4 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
4 13 (17.33%) VPN
5 10 (13.33%) MPLS
6 9 (12.00%) DHCP
6 9 (12.00%) Skype
7 8 (10.67%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (9.33%) Network Security
8 7 (9.33%) OSPF
9 6 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (8.00%) VoIP
10 5 (6.67%) Ethernet
10 5 (6.67%) Intranet
10 5 (6.67%) LDAP
10 5 (6.67%) Wireless
11 4 (5.33%) ADSL
11 4 (5.33%) IPsec
11 4 (5.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) MySQL
2 4 (5.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 4 (5.33%) Electronics
3 4 (5.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.00%) Finance
4 3 (4.00%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) Marketing
5 2 (2.67%) Advertising
6 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.33%) Billing
6 1 (1.33%) Law
6 1 (1.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (34.67%) Network Engineer
2 14 (18.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 8 (10.67%) Analyst
5 7 (9.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Exchange Specialist
6 5 (6.67%) Messaging Specialist
6 5 (6.67%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Designer
7 4 (5.33%) Head of Infrastructure
7 4 (5.33%) Head of IT
7 4 (5.33%) Head of IT Infrastructure
7 4 (5.33%) Network Designer
7 4 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Juniper Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Lync Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) Web Services
2 4 (5.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Clustering
2 7 (9.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.00%) PKI
5 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.67%) Replication
5 2 (2.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 37 (49.33%) Windows
2 11 (14.67%) Linux
3 10 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.33%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.33%) Android
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.67%) Unix
7 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) ITIL
2 8 (10.67%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2
3 7 (9.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (9.33%) ITIL V3
3 7 (9.33%) Network Design
3 7 (9.33%) Programme Management
4 6 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (8.00%) Information Security
4 6 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (8.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (8.00%) Performance Management
5 5 (6.67%) Change Control
5 5 (6.67%) Email Filtering
5 5 (6.67%) High Availability
6 4 (5.33%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (5.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.00%) SQL
3 4 (5.33%) Java
3 4 (5.33%) PHP
4 2 (2.67%) Perl
4 2 (2.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (17.33%) SC Cleared
1 13 (17.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (10.67%) CCNA
4 4 (5.33%) Degree
4 4 (5.33%) MCSE
4 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.00%) CCNP
5 3 (4.00%) MCP
6 2 (2.67%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.67%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (2.67%) LPIC
6 2 (2.67%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (2.67%) Security+ Certification
6 2 (2.67%) Server+ Certification
7 1 (1.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) SLA
2 6 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.00%) Terminal Services
3 7 (9.33%) XenApp
4 6 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (4.00%) ISA Server
6 3 (4.00%) NFS
7 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.67%) vSphere
8 1 (1.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) AirWatch
1 3 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (4.00%) MOM
1 3 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.33%) SCCM
3 1 (1.33%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (37.33%) Cisco
3 22 (29.33%) VMware
4 19 (25.33%) Citrix
5 16 (21.33%) Juniper
6 13 (17.33%) F5
7 11 (14.67%) CheckPoint
8 8 (10.67%) SolarWinds
9 6 (8.00%) Avaya
9 6 (8.00%) Crossbeam
9 6 (8.00%) Fortinet
9 6 (8.00%) Mitel
9 6 (8.00%) Palo Alto
9 6 (8.00%) Radware
10 5 (6.67%) Dell
10 5 (6.67%) HP
10 5 (6.67%) IBM
11 4 (5.33%) NICE Systems
12 3 (4.00%) SAP
12 3 (4.00%) Veritas
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