The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 31 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 7 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.54% 2.81% 5.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.07% 15.69% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 12
Average salary £62,750 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.13% +7.04%
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 Gloucester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 51 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 29.29% 17.89% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 33 42 69
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

LAN
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

LAN Salary Trend in Gloucester

LAN
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Gloucester

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
4 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (21.43%) C#
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) UNIX
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) ISEB
6 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
6 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 3 (21.43%) MPLS
6 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
7 2 (14.29%) IIS
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (14.29%) CCIE

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) MPLS
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) HSRP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) OSPF
5 1 (7.14%) BGP
5 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.14%) VRRP
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Designer
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) C++
1 3 (21.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (35.71%) DV Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) ISEB
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (14.29%) CCIE
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) CCNP
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.14%) MCSE
6 1 (7.14%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Squid
2 2 (14.29%) qmail
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago