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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 53 69 47
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.84% 1.04% 4.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.93% 5.19% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 24
Median salary £35,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.05% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £23,750 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
134 154 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.01% 19.95% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 122 130 110
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cardiff

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 37 (84.09%) WAN
2 31 (70.45%) Firewall
3 25 (56.82%) Cisco
4 21 (47.73%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (43.18%) VMware
6 18 (40.91%) Juniper
7 17 (38.64%) Windows
8 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
9 13 (29.55%) CCNP
9 13 (29.55%) CCNA
9 13 (29.55%) VPN
9 13 (29.55%) VoIP
9 13 (29.55%) F5
10 12 (27.27%) SolarWinds
10 12 (27.27%) CheckPoint
10 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (25.00%) Linux
12 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
12 10 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (20.45%) DNS
13 9 (20.45%) Data Centre
14 8 (18.18%) VyOS
14 8 (18.18%) Driving Licence
14 8 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 8 (18.18%) Vyatta
14 8 (18.18%) Extreme Networks
14 8 (18.18%) WLAN
14 8 (18.18%) CA
14 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (18.18%) Brocade

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 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) JBoss
4 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
1 1 (2.27%) PaaS
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (84.09%) WAN
2 31 (70.45%) Firewall
3 13 (29.55%) VoIP
3 13 (29.55%) VPN
4 10 (22.73%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (20.45%) DNS
6 8 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (18.18%) WLAN
7 6 (13.64%) NetScaler
8 5 (11.36%) BGP
8 5 (11.36%) IPsec
8 5 (11.36%) OSPF
9 4 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (9.09%) DHCP
9 4 (9.09%) FTP
9 4 (9.09%) Internet
9 4 (9.09%) MPLS
9 4 (9.09%) NX-OS
9 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 4 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Advertising
4 2 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Administrator
3 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
3 3 (6.82%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) IT Administrator
4 2 (4.55%) IT Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.55%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 1 (2.27%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (2.27%) Active Directory Support Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Support
5 1 (2.27%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 6 (13.64%) Clustering
4 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (6.82%) Replication
6 2 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.27%) BYOD
7 1 (2.27%) Informatics
7 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (18.18%) VyOS
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.09%) CatOS
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) High Availability
2 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL
3 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 4 (9.09%) Network Management
3 4 (9.09%) Software Distribution
3 4 (9.09%) Time Management
4 3 (6.82%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (6.82%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (6.82%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.55%) Information Assurance
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (4.55%) SDLC
5 2 (4.55%) Security Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Software Architecture
5 2 (4.55%) Threat Modelling
5 2 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (29.55%) CCNA
2 13 (29.55%) CCNP
3 8 (18.18%) CCSA
3 8 (18.18%) CCSE
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
5 3 (6.82%) MCTS
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.55%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Cisco
2 19 (43.18%) VMware
3 18 (40.91%) Juniper
4 13 (29.55%) F5
5 12 (27.27%) CheckPoint
5 12 (27.27%) SolarWinds
6 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 8 (18.18%) Brocade
7 8 (18.18%) CA
7 8 (18.18%) Extreme Networks
7 8 (18.18%) Vyatta
8 4 (9.09%) Avaya
9 3 (6.82%) Dell
10 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.27%) Citrix
11 1 (2.27%) IBM
11 1 (2.27%) Intel
11 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
11 1 (2.27%) NetApp
11 1 (2.27%) Sun
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