The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 25 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 18 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 9.42% 4.97% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 18.37% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 10
Average salary £36,500 £42,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +19.71%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
45 49 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 23.56% 27.07% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 79
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Gloucestershire

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 31 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Gloucester

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (59.09%) WAN
1 13 (59.09%) QA
2 9 (40.91%) Internet
2 9 (40.91%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 8 (36.36%) DOM
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) Photoshop
3 8 (36.36%) Adobe
3 8 (36.36%) jQuery
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Ajax
3 8 (36.36%) Games
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 8 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (36.36%) HTML5
3 8 (36.36%) Axure RP
3 8 (36.36%) CSS3
4 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) DV Cleared
5 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 5 (22.73%) ISEB
5 5 (22.73%) LoadRunner
5 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (18.18%) IIS
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Photoshop
1 8 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) WAN
2 9 (40.91%) Internet
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) Firewall
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Axure RP
2 5 (22.73%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (36.36%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
1 8 (36.36%) UI Programmer
1 8 (36.36%) UI Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Tester
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Test Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Field Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) CSS
1 8 (36.36%) DOM
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) jQuery
1 8 (36.36%) Ajax
1 8 (36.36%) HTML5
1 8 (36.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (36.36%) Scrum
2 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Performance Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
3 4 (18.18%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) DV Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) ISEB
3 4 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (59.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Squid
2 4 (18.18%) qmail
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Adobe
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
3 4 (18.18%) HP
4 3 (13.64%) Primavera
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle