The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 16.00% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
LAN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 48.00% 80.77% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 22
Average salary £40,000 £38,400 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,260 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £38,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

LAN
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

LAN Salary Trend in Caerphilly

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 4 (80.00%) SLA
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (40.00%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) HSRP
3 2 (40.00%) IPsec
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VRRP
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Support
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Network Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support
1 2 (40.00%) Network Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
1 2 (40.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Radware
2 2 (40.00%) Sage
2 2 (40.00%) TippingPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix