The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 49 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 11 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.33% 1.03% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.83% 8.33% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
LAN
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
93 36 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 19.70% 12.37% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 79 29 58
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

LAN
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheltenham region.

LAN Salary Trend in Cheltenham

LAN
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 9 (47.37%) WAN
3 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (42.11%) DHCP
4 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
4 8 (42.11%) DNS
4 8 (42.11%) Firewall
5 7 (36.84%) MS Office
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (31.58%) SCCM
6 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
6 6 (31.58%) Linux
6 6 (31.58%) Finance
6 6 (31.58%) Service Management
6 6 (31.58%) Citrix
6 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (31.58%) Juniper
6 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
6 6 (31.58%) MPLS
6 6 (31.58%) BGP
7 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
7 5 (26.32%) Nokia
7 5 (26.32%) CCNA
7 5 (26.32%) SLA
7 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) Lync
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) DHCP
2 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
2 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 6 (31.58%) MPLS
3 6 (31.58%) BGP
4 5 (26.32%) EIGRP
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
6 1 (5.26%) NAS
6 1 (5.26%) xDSL
6 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (5.26%) BIG-IP
6 1 (5.26%) SAN
6 1 (5.26%) Internet
6 1 (5.26%) Q.931
6 1 (5.26%) QSIG
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Support
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Service Management
2 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Network Management
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Straight-Through Processing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C++
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (26.32%) CCNA
3 4 (21.05%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.26%) MCTS
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCSA
4 1 (5.26%) CCSP
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) Juniper
4 5 (26.32%) Nokia
5 2 (10.53%) McAfee
6 1 (5.26%) F5
6 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
6 1 (5.26%) SAP
6 1 (5.26%) HP