The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 54 71 48
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 13 2 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.04% 0.29% 3.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.30% 1.30% 23.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 20
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,750 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
115 154 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.08% 21.97% 16.32%
Number of salaries quoted 106 124 84
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

LAN
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

LAN Salary Trend in Cardiff

LAN
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for LAN.

1 34 (87.18%) WAN
2 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 31 (79.49%) Firewall
3 28 (71.79%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (58.97%) Juniper
5 17 (43.59%) VMware
5 17 (43.59%) CCNA
5 17 (43.59%) SolarWinds
5 17 (43.59%) F5
6 16 (41.03%) CCNP
6 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
7 13 (33.33%) Linux
8 12 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 12 (30.77%) Vyatta
8 12 (30.77%) VyOS
8 12 (30.77%) Brocade
8 12 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (30.77%) Extreme Networks
9 11 (28.21%) CCSA
9 11 (28.21%) CCSE
9 11 (28.21%) Driving Licence
9 11 (28.21%) VPN
9 11 (28.21%) CA
10 9 (23.08%) Finance
10 9 (23.08%) WLAN
10 9 (23.08%) Windows
10 9 (23.08%) High Availability
11 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
11 8 (20.51%) VoIP
11 8 (20.51%) Active Directory

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) IaaS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
1 1 (2.56%) PaaS
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (87.18%) WAN
2 31 (79.49%) Firewall
3 12 (30.77%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 11 (28.21%) VPN
5 9 (23.08%) WLAN
6 8 (20.51%) VoIP
7 7 (17.95%) BGP
7 7 (17.95%) DNS
7 7 (17.95%) NetScaler
8 6 (15.38%) OSPF
9 5 (12.82%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (12.82%) IPsec
9 5 (12.82%) NX-OS
9 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
10 4 (10.26%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (10.26%) FTP
10 4 (10.26%) Internet
10 4 (10.26%) MPLS
11 3 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 5 (12.82%) Advertising
4 2 (5.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Network Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Administrator
3 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (5.13%) NOC Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (2.56%) Analyst
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (2.56%) LAN Administrator
4 1 (2.56%) Network Support
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Support Technician
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Driving Licence
2 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.82%) Client/Server
3 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (7.69%) Clustering
6 2 (5.13%) Replication
7 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.56%) BYOD
7 1 (2.56%) Informatics
7 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) VyOS
3 9 (23.08%) Windows
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.82%) CatOS
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) High Availability
2 6 (15.38%) Network Management
3 5 (12.82%) Time Management
4 4 (10.26%) DDoS Mitigation
4 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.69%) ITIL
5 3 (7.69%) Software Distribution
5 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.13%) Network Design
7 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.56%) Project Management
7 1 (2.56%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (71.79%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (43.59%) CCNA
3 16 (41.03%) CCNP
4 11 (28.21%) CCSA
4 11 (28.21%) CCSE
5 6 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (5.13%) MCTS
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
1 8 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco
2 23 (58.97%) Juniper
3 17 (43.59%) F5
3 17 (43.59%) SolarWinds
3 17 (43.59%) VMware
4 16 (41.03%) CheckPoint
5 12 (30.77%) Brocade
5 12 (30.77%) Extreme Networks
5 12 (30.77%) Vyatta
6 11 (28.21%) CA
7 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.69%) Dell
9 2 (5.13%) Avaya
10 1 (2.56%) Citrix
10 1 (2.56%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.56%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.56%) Mitel
10 1 (2.56%) NetApp
10 1 (2.56%) Radware
10 1 (2.56%) Sun
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