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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 79 83 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.85% 1.79% 3.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.25% 9.18% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 28
Average salary £46,000 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.53% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £71,650 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
206 196 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 22.37% 19.46% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 155 157 166
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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 -2 4 £48,000 +50.00% 1
Tewkesbury +12 3 £36,500 +92.10% 1
Gloucester +1 3 £47,500 -37.08% 1
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 32 (88.89%) WAN
2 24 (66.67%) Cisco
3 23 (63.89%) Firewall
4 13 (36.11%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (33.33%) CCNP
5 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 9 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 8 (22.22%) VMware
8 7 (19.44%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.67%) HP
9 6 (16.67%) C
9 6 (16.67%) ITIL
9 6 (16.67%) UML
9 6 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (16.67%) OO
9 6 (16.67%) VPN
9 6 (16.67%) Wireless
9 6 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
9 6 (16.67%) Network Security
9 6 (16.67%) Law
9 6 (16.67%) Analytics
9 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (13.89%) Presales
10 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
10 5 (13.89%) CCNA

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (88.89%) WAN
2 23 (63.89%) Firewall
3 12 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (16.67%) Network Security
4 6 (16.67%) VPN
4 6 (16.67%) Wireless
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (11.11%) MPLS
5 4 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
5 4 (11.11%) TACACS
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.78%) ADSL
8 1 (2.78%) BGP
8 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.78%) Internet
8 1 (2.78%) IPv6
8 1 (2.78%) OSPF
8 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
1 2 (5.56%) JUnit
1 2 (5.56%) LoadRunner
1 2 (5.56%) Selenium
1 2 (5.56%) SpecFlow
1 2 (5.56%) TestNG
General
1 6 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 7 (19.44%) Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Network Technician
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Software Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Field Telecoms Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) IT Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.78%) LAN Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) COM
1 2 (5.56%) JDBC
2 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.78%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (16.67%) Analytics
2 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (16.67%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) OO
2 6 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
2 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 6 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (16.67%) UML
3 5 (13.89%) Presales
4 2 (5.56%) Functional Testing
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 2 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) User Stories
5 1 (2.78%) Business Development
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
5 1 (2.78%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) C
2 3 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) C++
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (33.33%) CCNP
2 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) CCNA
4 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
5 4 (11.11%) HP ASE
5 4 (11.11%) HP MASE
6 2 (5.56%) ISEB
6 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.78%) Degree
7 1 (2.78%) HND
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
2 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (11.11%) IronPort
5 4 (11.11%) Meraki
5 4 (11.11%) ProCurve
5 4 (11.11%) Tripwire
6 3 (8.33%) Palo Alto
7 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.56%) F5
7 2 (5.56%) NEC
8 1 (2.78%) Adobe
8 1 (2.78%) Citrix
8 1 (2.78%) IBM
8 1 (2.78%) Mitel
8 1 (2.78%) NetApp
8 1 (2.78%) Panasonic
8 1 (2.78%) SAP
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago