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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 81 72 107
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +35
Permanent jobs citing LAN 43 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.24% 2.70% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.56% 16.96% 10.04%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 17
Average salary £41,500 £39,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.73% +30.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £42,500
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
317 283 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 16.52% 15.92% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 284 182 208
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Bristol

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 66 (89.19%) WAN
2 55 (74.32%) Windows
3 46 (62.16%) Firewall
4 31 (41.89%) Active Directory
4 31 (41.89%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (39.19%) CCNA
6 28 (37.84%) VMware
7 25 (33.78%) Cisco
8 23 (31.08%) Linux
9 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (29.73%) DevOps
10 21 (28.38%) Puppet
10 21 (28.38%) Jenkins
10 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (28.38%) Bash Shell
10 21 (28.38%) Perl
11 20 (27.03%) PHP
11 20 (27.03%) Configuration Management
11 20 (27.03%) Ruby
11 20 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
11 20 (27.03%) Hudson
11 20 (27.03%) Salt
12 19 (25.68%) Citrix
13 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
13 16 (21.62%) Network Security
14 15 (20.27%) Apache
14 15 (20.27%) Python
15 14 (18.92%) SQL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (20.27%) Apache
2 14 (18.92%) nginx
3 8 (10.81%) MS Exchange
4 6 (8.11%) Confluence
4 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.11%) MediaWiki
5 3 (4.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 2 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (2.70%) Lync
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.35%) IIS
7 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Office
2 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 66 (89.19%) WAN
2 46 (62.16%) Firewall
3 16 (21.62%) Network Security
4 13 (17.57%) VPN
5 10 (13.51%) DHCP
6 7 (9.46%) BGP
7 6 (8.11%) EIGRP
7 6 (8.11%) OSPF
7 6 (8.11%) LDAP
7 6 (8.11%) IPv6
7 6 (8.11%) IPsec
7 6 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (6.76%) Wireless
8 5 (6.76%) SAN
8 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
8 5 (6.76%) VoIP
9 4 (5.41%) DNS
10 3 (4.05%) Internet
10 3 (4.05%) MPLS
10 3 (4.05%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) MySQL
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Jenkins
2 20 (27.03%) Hudson
3 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.11%) Subversion
4 6 (8.11%) JIRA
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) Military
3 1 (1.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 21 (28.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (14.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 10 (13.51%) Support Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (8.11%) Desktop Support
5 6 (8.11%) IT Support
6 5 (6.76%) Network Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Administrator
7 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Designer
8 3 (4.05%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.05%) Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Support Specialist
9 2 (2.70%) Coordinator
9 2 (2.70%) Architect
9 2 (2.70%) Field Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) LAMP
2 3 (4.05%) .NET
3 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.35%) CSS
4 1 (1.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Wiki
2 3 (4.05%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Clustering
3 1 (1.35%) Statistics
3 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 55 (74.32%) Windows
2 23 (31.08%) Linux
3 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (17.57%) CentOS
4 13 (17.57%) Debian
4 13 (17.57%) Ubuntu
5 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (14.86%) Windows 7
7 10 (13.51%) UNIX
8 6 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (6.76%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.70%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.70%) AIX
10 2 (2.70%) Solaris
11 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) DevOps
2 20 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (27.03%) Configuration Management
3 11 (14.86%) ITIL
4 10 (13.51%) Service Delivery
4 10 (13.51%) Change Control
5 9 (12.16%) Capacity Planning
6 8 (10.81%) Build Automation
6 8 (10.81%) Load Balancing
6 8 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (9.46%) Network Design
8 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
8 6 (8.11%) Migration
8 6 (8.11%) Database Theory
8 6 (8.11%) Relational Database Theory
8 6 (8.11%) Network Management
9 5 (6.76%) Project Management
10 3 (4.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (28.38%) Perl
1 21 (28.38%) Bash Shell
2 20 (27.03%) Ruby
2 20 (27.03%) PHP
3 15 (20.27%) Python
4 14 (18.92%) SQL
5 6 (8.11%) Java
6 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (41.89%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (39.19%) CCNA
3 13 (17.57%) SC Cleared
3 13 (17.57%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.76%) MCSE
6 3 (4.05%) MCSA
6 3 (4.05%) Degree
7 2 (2.70%) CCNP
8 1 (1.35%) CCIP
8 1 (1.35%) CCSP
8 1 (1.35%) CCSE
8 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.35%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.35%) MCITP
8 1 (1.35%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 31 (41.89%) Active Directory
2 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.22%) Samba
4 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.11%) Postfix
5 6 (8.11%) XenServer
5 6 (8.11%) iptables
6 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.70%) XenApp
7 1 (1.35%) vSphere
7 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (28.38%) Puppet
2 20 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (27.03%) Salt
3 14 (18.92%) Ansible
4 6 (8.11%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.70%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (2.70%) Nagios
6 1 (1.35%) WSUS
6 1 (1.35%) SCCM
6 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (37.84%) VMware
2 25 (33.78%) Cisco
3 19 (25.68%) Citrix
4 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
5 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
6 6 (8.11%) CA
7 4 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.41%) Nortel
8 3 (4.05%) Oracle
8 3 (4.05%) McAfee
8 3 (4.05%) Symantec
8 3 (4.05%) HP
8 3 (4.05%) Dell
8 3 (4.05%) Avaya
8 3 (4.05%) Fortinet
9 2 (2.70%) Juniper
10 1 (1.35%) BMC
10 1 (1.35%) Remedy
10 1 (1.35%) BT
10 1 (1.35%) F5
Bristol
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + (dependent on experience)
Posted: 24 days ago