The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 70 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 10 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.26% 4.22% 3.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.49% 21.32% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 20
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
154 136 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.44% 19.80% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 130 114 91
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 12 (80.00%) WAN
2 10 (66.67%) Citrix
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 8 (53.33%) Cisco
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
6 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (33.33%) XenApp
8 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
8 4 (26.67%) VMware
8 4 (26.67%) MS Office
8 4 (26.67%) SLA
9 3 (20.00%) IBM
9 3 (20.00%) VoIP
9 3 (20.00%) CCNP
9 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (20.00%) Web Services
9 3 (20.00%) Oracle
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (20.00%) AIX
9 3 (20.00%) Solaris
9 3 (20.00%) Linux
9 3 (20.00%) HP
9 3 (20.00%) NetApp
9 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (13.33%) Lync
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) IPv4
4 1 (6.67%) IPv6
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) OSPF
4 1 (6.67%) BGP
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) IPsec
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security
4 1 (6.67%) ATM
4 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
2 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) AIX
2 3 (20.00%) Solaris
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) People Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Product Management
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNP
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
2 2 (13.33%) MCTS
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) XenApp
3 2 (13.33%) XenServer
3 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (13.33%) WSUS
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Citrix
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) NetApp
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (13.33%) Lotus
6 2 (13.33%) Avaya
6 2 (13.33%) Symantec
6 2 (13.33%) McAfee
6 2 (13.33%) BT
6 2 (13.33%) Apple
7 1 (6.67%) Aastra
7 1 (6.67%) Juniper
7 1 (6.67%) Dell
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £24k - 28k per year + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
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CPS Group
Salary: £60k - 75k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: £35k - 43k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago