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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 97 67 63
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 26 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.40% 3.35% 2.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.70% 20.62% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 37
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,250 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
268 257 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 14.45% 16.26% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 227 189 212
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £55,000 £60,000
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 19 September 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (89.09%) WAN
2 34 (61.82%) Windows
3 27 (49.09%) Active Directory
4 25 (45.45%) Cisco
5 23 (41.82%) VPN
5 23 (41.82%) VMware
6 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
7 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
7 19 (34.55%) DHCP
7 19 (34.55%) Firewall
8 16 (29.09%) Windows 7
9 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (25.45%) DNS
10 14 (25.45%) Windows XP
10 14 (25.45%) ITIL
11 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (21.82%) Linux
13 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
13 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (20.00%) Load Balancing
14 10 (18.18%) MPLS
14 10 (18.18%) Citrix
14 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 10 (18.18%) MS Office
14 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
15 9 (16.36%) SQL
15 9 (16.36%) MCSE
15 9 (16.36%) VoIP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (12.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.64%) Lync
6 1 (1.82%) Apache
6 1 (1.82%) MediaWiki
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.82%) nginx
6 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (89.09%) WAN
2 23 (41.82%) VPN
3 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
4 19 (34.55%) DHCP
4 19 (34.55%) Firewall
5 14 (25.45%) DNS
6 10 (18.18%) MPLS
7 9 (16.36%) VoIP
8 7 (12.73%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (9.09%) IPv6
9 5 (9.09%) SAN
9 5 (9.09%) Internet
9 5 (9.09%) Wireless
10 4 (7.27%) IP Telephony
10 4 (7.27%) Ethernet
10 4 (7.27%) 4G
11 2 (3.64%) NAS
11 2 (3.64%) Network Security
11 2 (3.64%) WLAN
11 2 (3.64%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.82%) MySQL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Subversion
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) Hudson
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.73%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Network Engineer
2 14 (25.45%) Support Engineer
3 9 (16.36%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (14.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Network Manager
6 5 (9.09%) Analyst
6 5 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.27%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (7.27%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Network Support
7 4 (7.27%) Designer
8 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.82%) DBA
9 1 (1.82%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.82%) Architect
9 1 (1.82%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.82%) Service Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) Middleware
1 1 (1.82%) LAMP
1 1 (1.82%) Ajax
1 1 (1.82%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 5 (9.09%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.82%) User Experience
2 1 (1.82%) Replication
2 1 (1.82%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.82%) Clustering
2 1 (1.82%) IVR
2 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 34 (61.82%) Windows
2 16 (29.09%) Windows 7
3 14 (25.45%) Windows XP
3 14 (25.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (23.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (21.82%) Linux
6 6 (10.91%) Mac OS X
7 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.82%) UNIX
9 1 (1.82%) Debian
9 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.82%) CentOS
9 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) ITIL
2 11 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 7 (12.73%) Network Design
4 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 5 (9.09%) Project Management
5 4 (7.27%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.82%) SIEM
7 1 (1.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.82%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.82%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.82%) DevOps
7 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.82%) Computer Architecture
7 1 (1.82%) Service Management
7 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) VBScript
2 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.82%) Ruby
2 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.82%) Java
2 1 (1.82%) Perl
2 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (16.36%) CCNA
3 9 (16.36%) MCSE
3 9 (16.36%) Security Cleared
4 7 (12.73%) CCNP
5 6 (10.91%) CCDP
6 5 (9.09%) CCSP
7 3 (5.45%) MCITP
8 2 (3.64%) Degree
8 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.82%) CCENT
9 1 (1.82%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.82%) HP MASE
9 1 (1.82%) MCSA
9 1 (1.82%) CCIE
9 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (49.09%) Active Directory
2 15 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.55%) Terminal Services
3 8 (14.55%) VMware ESX
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.82%) Samba
5 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.82%) Postfix
5 1 (1.82%) XenServer
5 1 (1.82%) vSphere
5 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.64%) WSUS
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
1 2 (3.64%) SCOM
2 1 (1.82%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (45.45%) Cisco
2 23 (41.82%) VMware
3 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
4 10 (18.18%) Citrix
5 3 (5.45%) HP
5 3 (5.45%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.64%) Dell
6 2 (3.64%) Avaya
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle
7 1 (1.82%) Genesys
7 1 (1.82%) NetApp
7 1 (1.82%) EMC
7 1 (1.82%) Apple
7 1 (1.82%) Symantec
7 1 (1.82%) McAfee
7 1 (1.82%) Google
7 1 (1.82%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.82%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.82%) ProCurve
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