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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 44 48 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Permanent jobs citing LAN 15 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.90% 3.54% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.27% 25.24% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 7
Median salary £38,750 £46,250 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.21% +62.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £37,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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
74 103 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 14.29% 14.01% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 73 81 118
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 25 February 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 (74.42%) WAN
2 27 (62.79%) DNS
3 24 (55.81%) Avaya
3 24 (55.81%) MPLS
4 23 (53.49%) DHCP
5 22 (51.16%) Cisco
6 21 (48.84%) Telecoms
6 21 (48.84%) Internet
7 20 (46.51%) CheckPoint
8 19 (44.19%) Windows
9 17 (39.53%) F5
10 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
10 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (34.88%) CCNP
11 15 (34.88%) BGP
11 15 (34.88%) Unified Communications
11 15 (34.88%) Cisco Nexus
11 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (30.23%) Banking
12 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (30.23%) Finance
12 13 (30.23%) Firewall
12 13 (30.23%) OSPF
13 12 (27.91%) VPN
13 12 (27.91%) Windows Server
14 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
14 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
14 10 (23.26%) Citrix
14 10 (23.26%) VMware
15 9 (20.93%) BIG-IP

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 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (11.63%) Apache
5 5 (11.63%) JBoss
6 3 (6.98%) Tomcat
6 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (74.42%) WAN
2 27 (62.79%) DNS
3 24 (55.81%) MPLS
4 23 (53.49%) DHCP
5 21 (48.84%) Internet
6 15 (34.88%) BGP
6 15 (34.88%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (34.88%) Unified Communications
7 13 (30.23%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (30.23%) Firewall
7 13 (30.23%) OSPF
8 12 (27.91%) VPN
9 9 (20.93%) BIG-IP
10 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
10 4 (9.30%) FTP
10 4 (9.30%) IPsec
10 4 (9.30%) IPv4
10 4 (9.30%) IPv6
10 4 (9.30%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
General
1 21 (48.84%) Telecoms
2 13 (30.23%) Banking
2 13 (30.23%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Architect
2 13 (30.23%) Cisco Architect
3 10 (23.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Network Architect
5 8 (18.60%) Cisco Network Architect
5 8 (18.60%) Network Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Telecoms Architect
7 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) IT Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Performance Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Service Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.33%) CMDB
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Windows Server
3 7 (16.28%) Linux
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.65%) Unix
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Information Security
2 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.30%) DDoS Mitigation
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.98%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (4.65%) Migration
5 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.33%) Change Management
6 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.33%) Network Management
6 1 (2.33%) Server Building
6 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (34.88%) CCNP
3 6 (13.95%) CCNP Voice
3 6 (13.95%) CCVP
4 4 (9.30%) MCSE
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.65%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) RHCE
7 1 (2.33%) CCNA
7 1 (2.33%) MCITP
7 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.93%) XenServer
3 8 (18.60%) XenApp
3 8 (18.60%) XenDesktop
4 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.98%) vSphere
6 1 (2.33%) Firmware
6 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (4.65%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 24 (55.81%) Avaya
2 22 (51.16%) Cisco
3 20 (46.51%) CheckPoint
4 17 (39.53%) F5
5 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
6 10 (23.26%) Citrix
6 10 (23.26%) VMware
7 7 (16.28%) Aastra
7 7 (16.28%) Apple
8 6 (13.95%) Juniper
9 4 (9.30%) Blue Coat
9 4 (9.30%) IBM
9 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.98%) Intel
11 2 (4.65%) AppDynamics
11 2 (4.65%) Palo Alto
12 1 (2.33%) Dell
12 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
12 1 (2.33%) Veeam
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