The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chippenham 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 33 28 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 0.78% 4.20% 5.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 17.65% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £39,000 £26,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.16% -47.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
LAN
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chippenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 34 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chippenham 20.31% 23.78% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 22
Average salary £31,750 £28,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.39% -32.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Chippenham

LAN
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

LAN Salary Trend in Chippenham

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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 8 (80.00%) CCNA
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) CCNP
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) MCSE
5 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (30.00%) MCTS
5 3 (30.00%) MCITP
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Network Design
6 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (20.00%) SDH
7 1 (10.00%) SLA
7 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) MCP
7 1 (10.00%) Firmware
7 1 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (10.00%) CCDP
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) Process Management
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Firewall

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chippenham 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
3 2 (20.00%) SDH
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) Network Security
4 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Process Management
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) CCNA
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) MCTS
2 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (10.00%) F5