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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 46 64 44
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Permanent jobs citing LAN 30 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.17% 2.86% 3.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.39% 15.29% 16.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 25
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £27,050 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £66,250 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
123 157 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.11% 18.69% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 103 147 139
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (81.40%) WAN
2 24 (55.81%) Firewall
3 20 (46.51%) Windows
4 18 (41.86%) Cisco
5 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
5 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (37.21%) VMware
6 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
6 13 (30.23%) VPN
6 13 (30.23%) DNS
7 11 (25.58%) CCNP
7 11 (25.58%) DHCP
7 11 (25.58%) Linux
7 11 (25.58%) VoIP
8 10 (23.26%) Avaya
9 9 (20.93%) CheckPoint
9 9 (20.93%) Finance
9 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (18.60%) F5
10 8 (18.60%) CCNA
11 7 (16.28%) MPLS
11 7 (16.28%) ITIL
11 7 (16.28%) Wireless
11 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
12 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (13.95%) IPsec
12 6 (13.95%) WLAN
12 6 (13.95%) Dell
12 6 (13.95%) Juniper
13 5 (11.63%) Internet

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 5 (11.63%) Apache
1 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) JBoss
3 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (81.40%) WAN
2 24 (55.81%) Firewall
3 13 (30.23%) DNS
3 13 (30.23%) VPN
4 11 (25.58%) DHCP
4 11 (25.58%) VoIP
5 7 (16.28%) MPLS
5 7 (16.28%) Wireless
6 6 (13.95%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (13.95%) IPsec
6 6 (13.95%) WLAN
7 5 (11.63%) BGP
7 5 (11.63%) HTTP
7 5 (11.63%) Internet
7 5 (11.63%) OSPF
7 5 (11.63%) SSL
8 4 (9.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 4 (9.30%) Unified Communications
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (6.98%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Network Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Administrator
2 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (9.30%) Architect
3 4 (9.30%) Cisco Architect
3 4 (9.30%) Head of Security
3 4 (9.30%) Head of Technology
4 3 (6.98%) IT Administrator
4 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
4 3 (6.98%) IT Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Network Architect
5 2 (4.65%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Telecoms Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Tester
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Apache Flex
1 2 (4.65%) CSS
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
1 5 (11.63%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.30%) Clustering
2 4 (9.30%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) BYOD
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.33%) Informatics
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (46.51%) Windows
2 11 (25.58%) Linux
3 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.30%) Unix
6 4 (9.30%) VyOS
7 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.33%) CatOS
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) ITIL
2 5 (11.63%) Data Loss Prevention
2 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
2 5 (11.63%) Data Security
2 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (11.63%) Information Assurance
2 5 (11.63%) Information Security
2 5 (11.63%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (11.63%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
2 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
2 5 (11.63%) SDLC
2 5 (11.63%) Security Testing
2 5 (11.63%) Software Architecture
2 5 (11.63%) Threat Modelling
2 5 (11.63%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
3 3 (6.98%) Performance Testing
3 3 (6.98%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (25.58%) CCNP
3 8 (18.60%) CCNA
4 5 (11.63%) CISSP
5 4 (9.30%) CCSA
5 4 (9.30%) CCSE
6 2 (4.65%) CCNP Voice
6 2 (4.65%) CCVP
6 2 (4.65%) MCTS
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (11.63%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.98%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (37.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.98%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (4.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Cisco
2 16 (37.21%) VMware
3 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.26%) Avaya
5 9 (20.93%) CheckPoint
6 8 (18.60%) F5
7 6 (13.95%) Dell
7 6 (13.95%) Juniper
8 5 (11.63%) SolarWinds
9 4 (9.30%) Brocade
9 4 (9.30%) CA
9 4 (9.30%) Extreme Networks
9 4 (9.30%) Vyatta
10 3 (6.98%) HP
10 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
11 2 (4.65%) IBM
11 2 (4.65%) Intel
12 1 (2.33%) Citrix
12 1 (2.33%) NetApp
12 1 (2.33%) Sun
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle It Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle It Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago