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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Local Area Network (LAN)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 87 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 19 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.14% 1.66% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.07% 7.17% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 20
Median salary £32,500 £44,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.96% +26.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,500 £70,550
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%

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
135 223 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.20% 23.18% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 102 169 171
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +23 13 £32,500 -43.47%
Gloucester -8 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Cirencester - 1 £24,000 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 40 (86.96%) WAN
2 22 (47.83%) Network Security
3 17 (36.96%) Windows
4 14 (30.43%) FTP
4 14 (30.43%) OSPF
4 14 (30.43%) BGP
4 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
4 14 (30.43%) NetScreen
4 14 (30.43%) Firewall
4 14 (30.43%) FortiGate
5 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (28.26%) Ethernet
5 13 (28.26%) Linux
6 12 (26.09%) Cisco
7 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
7 11 (23.91%) DV Cleared
8 10 (21.74%) CCNP
8 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
9 9 (19.57%) Juniper
10 8 (17.39%) Wireless
10 8 (17.39%) VMware
10 8 (17.39%) Cybercrime
11 7 (15.22%) Visualisation
11 7 (15.22%) Big Data
11 7 (15.22%) SQL
12 6 (13.04%) CCNA
12 6 (13.04%) Hadoop
12 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
13 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008

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 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (86.96%) WAN
2 22 (47.83%) Network Security
3 14 (30.43%) BGP
3 14 (30.43%) Firewall
3 14 (30.43%) FTP
3 14 (30.43%) NetScreen
3 14 (30.43%) OSPF
4 13 (28.26%) Ethernet
5 10 (21.74%) TCP/IP
6 8 (17.39%) Wireless
7 4 (8.70%) HTTP
7 4 (8.70%) VPN
8 3 (6.52%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (6.52%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (6.52%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (6.52%) WLAN
9 2 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
9 2 (4.35%) IMAP
9 2 (4.35%) RS-485
9 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) Big Data
2 6 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.17%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Advertising
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Network Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Consultant
2 9 (19.57%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Network Specialist
4 3 (6.52%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) IT Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.35%) IT Support
5 2 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Python Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Wireless Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Ajax
1 2 (4.35%) CSS
1 2 (4.35%) Doctrine
1 2 (4.35%) HTML
1 2 (4.35%) Symfony
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.17%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Cybercrime
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.17%) IVR
3 1 (2.17%) SCADA
3 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Windows
2 13 (28.26%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) CentOS
5 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Debian
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Visualisation
2 5 (10.87%) ITIL
3 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.35%) Communications Security
5 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.35%) MVC
5 2 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.35%) OO
5 2 (4.35%) Separation of Concerns
5 2 (4.35%) Social Engineering
5 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.17%) Case Management
6 1 (2.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.17%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.17%) SIEM
6 1 (2.17%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) C
3 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.17%) Ruby
4 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 13 (28.26%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (23.91%) DV Cleared
3 11 (23.91%) SC Cleared
4 10 (21.74%) CCNP
5 6 (13.04%) CCNA
6 3 (6.52%) Degree
7 2 (4.35%) CCIE
8 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
1 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (30.43%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) Juniper
3 8 (17.39%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 4 (8.70%) Meraki
4 4 (8.70%) Radware
5 3 (6.52%) Aruba
5 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.35%) Fortinet
6 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.35%) Ubiquiti
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix
7 1 (2.17%) EMC
7 1 (2.17%) Freescale
7 1 (2.17%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) Meru Networks
7 1 (2.17%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.17%) Renesas