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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 47 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing LAN 27 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.08% 3.26% 4.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.75% 20.00% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 23
Median salary £66,250 £47,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.47% +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £39,700 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,125 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +9.66%
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
80 110 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.10% 16.30% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 73 100 106
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 9 December 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 47 (81.03%) WAN
2 32 (55.17%) DNS
2 32 (55.17%) Avaya
3 30 (51.72%) DHCP
4 29 (50.00%) Windows
5 26 (44.83%) Cisco
6 25 (43.10%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (43.10%) Telecoms
7 24 (41.38%) MPLS
8 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
8 22 (37.93%) CCNP
9 20 (34.48%) CheckPoint
9 20 (34.48%) Firewall
10 19 (32.76%) Internet
10 19 (32.76%) Unified Communications
10 19 (32.76%) Analytical Skills
11 18 (31.03%) F5
11 18 (31.03%) Finance
11 18 (31.03%) VPN
12 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
12 17 (29.31%) VMware
12 17 (29.31%) Banking
13 15 (25.86%) Windows Server
14 14 (24.14%) Linux
15 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
15 12 (20.69%) Information Security
16 11 (18.97%) BIG-IP
16 11 (18.97%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (18.97%) OSPF
16 11 (18.97%) BGP

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 12 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.52%) Apache
2 9 (15.52%) JBoss
3 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
6 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) IaaS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) PaaS
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (81.03%) WAN
2 32 (55.17%) DNS
3 30 (51.72%) DHCP
4 24 (41.38%) MPLS
5 20 (34.48%) Firewall
6 19 (32.76%) Internet
6 19 (32.76%) Unified Communications
7 18 (31.03%) VPN
8 11 (18.97%) BGP
8 11 (18.97%) BIG-IP
8 11 (18.97%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (18.97%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (18.97%) OSPF
9 10 (17.24%) VoIP
10 7 (12.07%) Ethernet
10 7 (12.07%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (8.62%) HTTP
11 5 (8.62%) IPsec
11 5 (8.62%) SSL
11 5 (8.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
General
1 25 (43.10%) Telecoms
2 18 (31.03%) Finance
3 17 (29.31%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Advertising
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Architect
2 17 (29.31%) Cisco Architect
3 14 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Network Architect
5 10 (17.24%) Cisco Network Architect
6 8 (13.79%) Support Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) Telecoms Architect
7 7 (12.07%) Infrastructure Support
7 7 (12.07%) Network Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 4 (6.90%) Head of Security
9 4 (6.90%) Head of Technology
9 4 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) Administrator
10 3 (5.17%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (5.17%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
11 2 (3.45%) IT Administrator
11 2 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.62%) Data Protection Act
2 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) Clustering
3 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (25.86%) Windows Server
3 14 (24.14%) Linux
4 8 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.62%) Unix
8 2 (3.45%) VyOS
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Information Security
2 9 (15.52%) ITIL
3 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
4 5 (8.62%) Data Loss Prevention
4 5 (8.62%) Data Protection
4 5 (8.62%) Data Security
4 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (8.62%) Information Assurance
4 5 (8.62%) Pattern Matching
4 5 (8.62%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
4 5 (8.62%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (8.62%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (8.62%) SDLC
4 5 (8.62%) Security Testing
4 5 (8.62%) Software Architecture
4 5 (8.62%) Threat Modelling
4 5 (8.62%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.17%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (43.10%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (37.93%) CCNP
3 8 (13.79%) CCNP Voice
3 8 (13.79%) CCVP
4 5 (8.62%) CISSP
5 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.17%) CCNA
7 2 (3.45%) CCSA
7 2 (3.45%) CCSE
7 2 (3.45%) Degree
7 2 (3.45%) MCSE
7 2 (3.45%) MCTS
7 2 (3.45%) RHCE
7 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.62%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) XenApp
2 8 (13.79%) XenDesktop
2 8 (13.79%) XenServer
3 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.17%) vSphere
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (6.90%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.45%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Avaya
2 26 (44.83%) Cisco
3 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 20 (34.48%) CheckPoint
5 18 (31.03%) F5
6 17 (29.31%) VMware
7 8 (13.79%) Citrix
8 7 (12.07%) Aastra
8 7 (12.07%) Apple
8 7 (12.07%) Red Hat
9 6 (10.34%) IBM
10 5 (8.62%) Intel
11 3 (5.17%) Blue Coat
11 3 (5.17%) Dell
11 3 (5.17%) HP
12 2 (3.45%) Brocade
12 2 (3.45%) CA
12 2 (3.45%) Juniper
12 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
12 2 (3.45%) Vyatta
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum + 25 days annual leave + pension
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