The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 62 58 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 21 20 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.58% 2.64% 4.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.48% 12.27% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 52
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,450 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
LAN
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 163 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.84% 21.48% 24.14%
Number of salaries quoted 116 139 253
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

LAN
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

LAN
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -5 7 £35,000 +27.27%
Gloucester +2 6 £38,000 -10.58% 5
Filton - 1 - -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 39 (68.42%) WAN
2 28 (49.12%) Windows
3 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
4 21 (36.84%) Linux
5 19 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 18 (31.58%) Internet
6 18 (31.58%) Firewall
6 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (28.07%) MS Office
8 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
8 15 (26.32%) Degree
9 14 (24.56%) ITIL
10 13 (22.81%) HTML
10 13 (22.81%) QA
11 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
11 12 (21.05%) UNIX
12 11 (19.30%) Cisco
12 11 (19.30%) DNS
12 11 (19.30%) DHCP
13 10 (17.54%) Windows XP
13 10 (17.54%) ISEB
13 10 (17.54%) LoadRunner
13 10 (17.54%) Shell Script
13 10 (17.54%) Penetration Testing
13 10 (17.54%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (17.54%) Performance Testing
13 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
13 10 (17.54%) DV Cleared
14 9 (15.79%) SQL
14 9 (15.79%) IIS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (15.79%) IIS
2 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.26%) Documentum
3 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (28.07%) MS Office
2 8 (14.04%) Photoshop
2 8 (14.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (68.42%) WAN
2 19 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 18 (31.58%) Internet
3 18 (31.58%) Firewall
4 11 (19.30%) DNS
4 11 (19.30%) DHCP
5 7 (12.28%) VPN
6 6 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
7 5 (8.77%) MPLS
7 5 (8.77%) BGP
8 4 (7.02%) EIGRP
8 4 (7.02%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.51%) SAN
9 2 (3.51%) Wireless
10 1 (1.75%) VLAN
10 1 (1.75%) Network Security
10 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.75%) RFID
10 1 (1.75%) OSPF
10 1 (1.75%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) LoadRunner
2 8 (14.04%) Axure RP
3 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (14.04%) Games
2 6 (10.53%) French Language
2 6 (10.53%) German Language
2 6 (10.53%) Italian Language
2 6 (10.53%) Spanish Language
3 4 (7.02%) Finance
4 2 (3.51%) Automotive
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Analyst
2 12 (21.05%) Support Analyst
3 10 (17.54%) Tester
4 8 (14.04%) Developer
4 8 (14.04%) UI Developer
4 8 (14.04%) UI Programmer
5 6 (10.53%) IT Support
6 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (8.77%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Support Technician
7 4 (7.02%) Graduate
7 4 (7.02%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) IT Graduate
8 3 (5.26%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) HTML
2 8 (14.04%) CSS
2 8 (14.04%) DOM
2 8 (14.04%) Ajax
2 8 (14.04%) jQuery
2 8 (14.04%) HTML5
2 8 (14.04%) CSS3
3 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) User Experience
2 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.77%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.02%) Clustering
5 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.75%) iPad
6 1 (1.75%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.75%) Handset
6 1 (1.75%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.75%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 28 (49.12%) Windows
2 21 (36.84%) Linux
3 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.05%) UNIX
5 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
5 10 (17.54%) Windows XP
6 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (17.54%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (17.54%) Performance Testing
3 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.04%) Scrum
4 6 (10.53%) Time Management
5 4 (7.02%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.02%) Software Deployment
6 3 (5.26%) Service Management
7 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.51%) Project Management
7 2 (3.51%) Change Management
7 2 (3.51%) Network Design
7 2 (3.51%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.75%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.75%) Requirements Engineering
8 1 (1.75%) ITSM
8 1 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.75%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) Shell Script
2 9 (15.79%) SQL
3 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.53%) C
4 6 (10.53%) C++
5 4 (7.02%) Java
5 4 (7.02%) C#
6 2 (3.51%) VBScript
7 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Degree
2 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 10 (17.54%) DV Cleared
3 10 (17.54%) ISEB
4 6 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (10.53%) HND
4 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.02%) CCNA
6 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.51%) MCITP
7 2 (3.51%) MCSE
7 2 (3.51%) MCSA
7 2 (3.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.75%) CCDA
8 1 (1.75%) CCIE
8 1 (1.75%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.81%) QA
2 5 (8.77%) SLA
3 2 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.02%) qmail
3 4 (7.02%) Squid
3 4 (7.02%) vSphere
4 3 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.75%) WSUS
2 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.75%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.75%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) Cisco
3 8 (14.04%) Adobe
4 6 (10.53%) Citrix
4 6 (10.53%) VMware
5 5 (8.77%) HP
6 4 (7.02%) Juniper
6 4 (7.02%) Nokia
6 4 (7.02%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.26%) Primavera
7 3 (5.26%) Oracle
8 2 (3.51%) Websense
8 2 (3.51%) Symantec
9 1 (1.75%) McAfee
9 1 (1.75%) Vizioncore
9 1 (1.75%) Renesas
9 1 (1.75%) Freescale
9 1 (1.75%) Apple
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum + 10K+ benefits
Posted: 10 days ago