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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 82 82 106
Rank change year-on-year
0 +24
Permanent jobs citing LAN 46 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.29% 2.18% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.65% 13.06% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 14
Average salary £50,000 £33,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.37% -21.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £51,025 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
337 337 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.74% 16.70% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 298 205 176
Average salary £40,000 £38,800 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% -8.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 70 (92.11%) WAN
2 47 (61.84%) Windows
3 44 (57.89%) Firewall
4 42 (55.26%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (51.32%) CCNA
6 30 (39.47%) Linux
7 28 (36.84%) DevOps
8 27 (35.53%) Bash Shell
8 27 (35.53%) Puppet
8 27 (35.53%) Jenkins
8 27 (35.53%) Perl
9 26 (34.21%) Active Directory
9 26 (34.21%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (34.21%) Hudson
9 26 (34.21%) Ruby
9 26 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (34.21%) Salt
10 25 (32.89%) Cisco
11 23 (30.26%) Configuration Management
11 23 (30.26%) Apache
11 23 (30.26%) VMware
12 22 (28.95%) nginx
13 21 (27.63%) Python
14 20 (26.32%) Ansible
15 19 (25.00%) UNIX
16 18 (23.68%) PHP
16 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
16 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (22.37%) Citrix
18 16 (21.05%) LAMP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 23 (30.26%) Apache
2 22 (28.95%) nginx
3 10 (13.16%) OpenStack
4 6 (7.89%) Confluence
4 6 (7.89%) MediaWiki
5 2 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.32%) SAS
6 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Office
2 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 70 (92.11%) WAN
2 44 (57.89%) Firewall
3 11 (14.47%) Network Security
4 7 (9.21%) LDAP
4 7 (9.21%) VPN
5 6 (7.89%) OSPF
5 6 (7.89%) BGP
5 6 (7.89%) IPsec
5 6 (7.89%) IPv6
5 6 (7.89%) DHCP
5 6 (7.89%) EIGRP
6 5 (6.58%) VoIP
6 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (5.26%) Wireless
8 3 (3.95%) VLAN
9 2 (2.63%) Wireshark
9 2 (2.63%) ATM
10 1 (1.32%) SMTP
10 1 (1.32%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) MySQL
2 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (35.53%) Jenkins
2 26 (34.21%) Hudson
3 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.89%) JIRA
4 6 (7.89%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Military
2 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.32%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) French Language
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (23.68%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (9.21%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) IT Support
5 6 (7.89%) Network Engineer
5 6 (7.89%) Desktop Support
6 5 (6.58%) Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Architect
7 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Network Support
7 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Service Delivery Coordinator
8 2 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.63%) Network Architect
8 2 (2.63%) Consultant
8 2 (2.63%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.05%) LAMP
2 3 (3.95%) .NET
3 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.32%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Wiki
2 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.32%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 47 (61.84%) Windows
2 30 (39.47%) Linux
3 19 (25.00%) UNIX
4 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (17.11%) Debian
6 13 (17.11%) CentOS
6 13 (17.11%) Ubuntu
7 10 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (13.16%) Windows 7
8 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.26%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.63%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.63%) AIX
10 2 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) DevOps
2 26 (34.21%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (30.26%) Configuration Management
4 16 (21.05%) Build Automation
5 13 (17.11%) Change Control
6 12 (15.79%) ITIL
7 11 (14.47%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (14.47%) Service Delivery
8 8 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (10.53%) Network Design
9 7 (9.21%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (9.21%) Load Balancing
10 6 (7.89%) Database Theory
10 6 (7.89%) Relational Database Theory
10 6 (7.89%) Software Delivery
10 6 (7.89%) Data Modelling
11 5 (6.58%) Migration
12 3 (3.95%) Project Management
12 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
12 3 (3.95%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) Bash Shell
1 27 (35.53%) Perl
2 26 (34.21%) Ruby
3 21 (27.63%) Python
4 18 (23.68%) PHP
5 13 (17.11%) SQL
6 6 (7.89%) Java
7 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.63%) C#
8 1 (1.32%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 42 (55.26%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (51.32%) CCNA
3 14 (18.42%) SC Cleared
3 14 (18.42%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.58%) MCSE
4 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.58%) CCNP
5 3 (3.95%) MCSA
5 3 (3.95%) Degree
6 2 (2.63%) CCDP
7 1 (1.32%) CCDA
7 1 (1.32%) GIAC
7 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.32%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.32%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 26 (34.21%) Active Directory
2 18 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (15.79%) Samba
4 6 (7.89%) Postfix
4 6 (7.89%) XenServer
4 6 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.89%) iptables
5 1 (1.32%) Snort
5 1 (1.32%) XenApp
5 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (35.53%) Puppet
2 26 (34.21%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (34.21%) Salt
3 20 (26.32%) Ansible
4 10 (13.16%) Nagios
5 6 (7.89%) ZABBIX
6 2 (2.63%) CiscoWorks
7 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.32%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) Cisco
2 23 (30.26%) VMware
3 17 (22.37%) Citrix
4 14 (18.42%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.21%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.89%) CA
7 4 (5.26%) Nortel
8 3 (3.95%) Oracle
8 3 (3.95%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.95%) Juniper
8 3 (3.95%) Fortinet
8 3 (3.95%) F5
9 2 (2.63%) Avaya
9 2 (2.63%) HP
10 1 (1.32%) Symantec
10 1 (1.32%) Sourcefire
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