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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 46 50 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 13 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.37% 3.78% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.31% 23.58% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 5
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £50,000 £53,300
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%

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
61 106 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.13% 16.04% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 58 85 108
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,000 £50,000
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 21 January 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 32 (76.19%) WAN
2 27 (64.29%) Avaya
3 26 (61.90%) DNS
4 25 (59.52%) DHCP
5 23 (54.76%) Telecoms
6 21 (50.00%) Cisco
7 20 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
7 20 (47.62%) MPLS
8 18 (42.86%) CCNP
8 18 (42.86%) Windows
9 17 (40.48%) CheckPoint
9 17 (40.48%) Internet
9 17 (40.48%) Unified Communications
9 17 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (38.10%) Finance
11 15 (35.71%) F5
11 15 (35.71%) Banking
12 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 13 (30.95%) VPN
14 11 (26.19%) Linux
15 10 (23.81%) Firewall
15 10 (23.81%) OSPF
15 10 (23.81%) BGP
15 10 (23.81%) BIG-IP
15 10 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
16 9 (21.43%) Information Security
16 9 (21.43%) VMware
16 9 (21.43%) 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 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (11.90%) Apache
3 5 (11.90%) JBoss
4 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
3 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (76.19%) WAN
2 26 (61.90%) DNS
3 25 (59.52%) DHCP
4 20 (47.62%) MPLS
5 17 (40.48%) Internet
5 17 (40.48%) Unified Communications
6 13 (30.95%) VPN
7 10 (23.81%) BGP
7 10 (23.81%) BIG-IP
7 10 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (23.81%) Firewall
7 10 (23.81%) OSPF
8 5 (11.90%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
9 4 (9.52%) VoIP
10 2 (4.76%) HTTP
10 2 (4.76%) IPsec
10 2 (4.76%) SSL
10 2 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (54.76%) Telecoms
2 16 (38.10%) Finance
3 15 (35.71%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Advertising
5 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Architect
2 15 (35.71%) Cisco Architect
3 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (23.81%) Network Architect
4 9 (21.43%) Cisco Network Architect
5 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Telecoms Architect
6 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Network Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Administrator
9 2 (4.76%) Head of Security
9 2 (4.76%) Head of Technology
9 2 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Performance Engineer
9 2 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.38%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Linux
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.90%) Unix
5 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.38%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) Information Security
2 6 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (9.52%) Problem Management
3 4 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.14%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (4.76%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.76%) Data Security
5 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.76%) Information Assurance
5 2 (4.76%) Migration
5 2 (4.76%) Pattern Matching
5 2 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (4.76%) SDLC
5 2 (4.76%) Security Testing
5 2 (4.76%) Software Architecture
5 2 (4.76%) Threat Modelling
5 2 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (42.86%) CCNP
3 7 (16.67%) CCNP Voice
3 7 (16.67%) CCVP
4 2 (4.76%) CCNA
4 2 (4.76%) CISSP
4 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 2 (4.76%) MCSE
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.76%) RHCE
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.38%) CCSA
5 1 (2.38%) CCSE
5 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) XenApp
2 8 (19.05%) XenDesktop
2 8 (19.05%) XenServer
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.14%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.38%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.76%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 27 (64.29%) Avaya
2 21 (50.00%) Cisco
3 17 (40.48%) CheckPoint
4 15 (35.71%) F5
5 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (21.43%) Citrix
6 9 (21.43%) VMware
7 7 (16.67%) Aastra
7 7 (16.67%) Apple
8 4 (9.52%) Blue Coat
8 4 (9.52%) IBM
8 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
9 3 (7.14%) Intel
10 2 (4.76%) AppDynamics
10 2 (4.76%) Palo Alto
11 1 (2.38%) Dell
11 1 (2.38%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (2.38%) HP
11 1 (2.38%) Juniper
11 1 (2.38%) Vyatta
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