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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 46 57 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 9 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.51% 1.40% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.84% 5.21% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 5
Average salary £37,500 £23,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.57% -27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £22,900 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £29,900 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
83 96 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 23.12% 26.97% 24.31%
Number of salaries quoted 78 86 50
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (52.63%) DNS
4 10 (52.63%) WAN
5 9 (47.37%) SCCM
6 8 (42.11%) MPLS
7 7 (36.84%) BGP
7 7 (36.84%) DHCP
7 7 (36.84%) Linux
7 7 (36.84%) Firewall
7 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (31.58%) Change Management
8 6 (31.58%) Service Management
8 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
8 6 (31.58%) MS Office
8 6 (31.58%) ITIL
8 6 (31.58%) UNIX
8 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
8 6 (31.58%) Juniper
8 6 (31.58%) Nokia
8 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
8 6 (31.58%) SLA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) Lync
1 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
1 10 (52.63%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) MPLS
3 7 (36.84%) BGP
3 7 (36.84%) DHCP
3 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (31.58%) EIGRP
5 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Network Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) IT Support
7 1 (5.26%) Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) UNIX
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (31.58%) Change Management
1 6 (31.58%) Service Management
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
3 2 (10.53%) ERP
3 2 (10.53%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Network Design
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCNA
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) Cisco
3 11 (57.89%) VMware
4 6 (31.58%) Juniper
4 6 (31.58%) Nokia
4 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
4 6 (31.58%) Citrix
5 2 (10.53%) JD Edwards
5 2 (10.53%) HP
5 2 (10.53%) SAP
5 2 (10.53%) 3PAR