The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 83 73 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 25 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.41% 1.89% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.02% 8.63% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 16
Median salary £39,525 £46,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.07% +46.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,950 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +11.86%

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
192 197 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 18.53% 21.94% 19.47%
Number of salaries quoted 154 159 168
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

LAN Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

LAN
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +17 17 £50,000 +8.69%
Gloucester -13 5 £39,500 -1.25%
Cirencester - 1 £24,000 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 50 (87.72%) WAN
2 24 (42.11%) Windows
3 22 (38.60%) Security Cleared
4 20 (35.09%) Network Security
4 20 (35.09%) Linux
5 19 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 19 (33.33%) DV Cleared
6 16 (28.07%) Cisco Certification
6 16 (28.07%) VMware
7 15 (26.32%) Firewall
7 15 (26.32%) Cisco
7 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (26.32%) Windows Server
8 13 (22.81%) Cybercrime
8 13 (22.81%) FortiGate
8 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
8 13 (22.81%) OSPF
8 13 (22.81%) BGP
8 13 (22.81%) FTP
8 13 (22.81%) NetScreen
9 12 (21.05%) CCNP
9 12 (21.05%) Ethernet
10 9 (15.79%) CCNA
10 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 9 (15.79%) ITIL
11 8 (14.04%) VPN
11 8 (14.04%) Wireless
12 7 (12.28%) VMware ESX

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (87.72%) WAN
2 20 (35.09%) Network Security
3 19 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 15 (26.32%) Firewall
5 13 (22.81%) BGP
5 13 (22.81%) FTP
5 13 (22.81%) NetScreen
5 13 (22.81%) OSPF
6 12 (21.05%) Ethernet
7 8 (14.04%) VPN
7 8 (14.04%) Wireless
8 5 (8.77%) WLAN
9 4 (7.02%) Cisco ISE
10 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (5.26%) HTTP
10 3 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (5.26%) Spanning Tree
10 3 (5.26%) SSL
11 2 (3.51%) VLAN
11 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) Big Data
2 6 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) MySQL
4 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.02%) Advertising
1 4 (7.02%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Consultant
2 11 (19.30%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (17.54%) Network Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) IT Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) IT Support
4 4 (7.02%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Consultant
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 4 (7.02%) Wireless Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Wireless Network Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Network Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Software Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Software Tester
5 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
1 1 (1.75%) Ajax
1 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.75%) CSS
1 1 (1.75%) Doctrine
1 1 (1.75%) HTML
1 1 (1.75%) jQuery
1 1 (1.75%) Symfony
1 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Cybercrime
2 7 (12.28%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) IVR
4 1 (1.75%) SCADA
4 1 (1.75%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Windows
2 20 (35.09%) Linux
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (12.28%) CentOS
4 7 (12.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.26%) Unix
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.79%) ITIL
2 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (7.02%) Load Balancing
2 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
3 3 (5.26%) Integration Testing
3 3 (5.26%) ITIL V3
3 3 (5.26%) Performance Testing
3 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.51%) Communications Security
4 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (3.51%) Migration
4 2 (3.51%) Network Design
4 2 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (3.51%) Project Management
4 2 (3.51%) Service Management
4 2 (3.51%) Social Engineering
4 2 (3.51%) Software Distribution
4 2 (3.51%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.75%) OO
5 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) Java
3 4 (7.02%) C#
3 4 (7.02%) C++
4 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.51%) C
6 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.75%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (38.60%) Security Cleared
2 19 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 16 (28.07%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (22.81%) SC Cleared
5 12 (21.05%) CCNP
6 9 (15.79%) CCNA
7 4 (7.02%) CCIE
7 4 (7.02%) Degree
7 4 (7.02%) MCSE
7 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (5.26%) ISEB
9 2 (3.51%) MCSA
10 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.79%) Active Directory
3 7 (12.28%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.02%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (22.81%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.51%) WSUS
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) VMware
2 15 (26.32%) Cisco
3 7 (12.28%) Juniper
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.28%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.77%) Aruba
4 5 (8.77%) Meraki
5 4 (7.02%) Radware
6 3 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix
7 2 (3.51%) HP
8 1 (1.75%) EMC
8 1 (1.75%) Freescale
8 1 (1.75%) Meru Networks
8 1 (1.75%) Renesas
8 1 (1.75%) Sage
8 1 (1.75%) Sophos
8 1 (1.75%) Tripwire