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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 70 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 30 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.17% 4.59% 3.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.31% 21.00% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 27
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
196 200 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.72% 21.83% 23.45%
Number of salaries quoted 166 150 177
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 12 £37,500 +29.31% 2
Cirencester +1 5 £28,000 -6.66% 1
Gloucester -20 3 £40,000 +9.58%
Stroud - 3 £37,500 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (62.75%) Cisco
2 31 (60.78%) WAN
3 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 27 (52.94%) Firewall
4 23 (45.10%) VMware
5 22 (43.14%) MPLS
6 21 (41.18%) Finance
7 20 (39.22%) Linux
8 19 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (35.29%) CCNA
9 18 (35.29%) BGP
9 18 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (33.33%) Juniper
10 17 (33.33%) EIGRP
10 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
10 17 (33.33%) UNIX
11 15 (29.41%) DNS
11 15 (29.41%) Citrix
12 13 (25.49%) Change Management
12 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
12 13 (25.49%) Windows
13 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
13 12 (23.53%) Nokia
14 11 (21.57%) ITIL
14 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (21.57%) Network Security
15 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (19.61%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (19.61%) Office 365

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 13 (25.49%) MS Exchange
2 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.76%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.92%) Documentum
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
3 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.61%) Office 365
2 7 (13.73%) SaaS
3 5 (9.80%) PaaS
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (60.78%) WAN
2 27 (52.94%) Firewall
3 22 (43.14%) MPLS
4 18 (35.29%) BGP
4 18 (35.29%) Cisco ASA
5 17 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 15 (29.41%) DNS
7 11 (21.57%) Network Security
8 7 (13.73%) VPN
9 6 (11.76%) DHCP
10 5 (9.80%) SSL
10 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
11 3 (5.88%) Wireless
11 3 (5.88%) Ethernet
12 2 (3.92%) SMTP
12 2 (3.92%) IPv4
12 2 (3.92%) VoIP
13 1 (1.96%) Cisco PIX
13 1 (1.96%) TACACS
13 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Advertising
3 2 (3.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Analyst
2 18 (35.29%) Network Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Senior Network Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Support Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.80%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) IT Support
6 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (5.88%) IT Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Linux
2 17 (33.33%) UNIX
3 13 (25.49%) Windows
4 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Change Management
2 11 (21.57%) ITIL
3 10 (19.61%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (15.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (13.73%) Project Management
5 7 (13.73%) Service Management
6 6 (11.76%) Load Balancing
7 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.88%) Release Management
9 3 (5.88%) Service Continuity Management
9 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
10 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.92%) Line Management
10 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.92%) Network Design
11 1 (1.96%) Business Development
11 1 (1.96%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) Java
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (35.29%) CCNA
1 18 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.96%) Degree
5 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.61%) SLA
2 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (15.69%) vSphere
4 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
2 1 (1.96%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Cisco
2 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 23 (45.10%) VMware
4 17 (33.33%) Juniper
5 15 (29.41%) Citrix
6 12 (23.53%) CheckPoint
6 12 (23.53%) Nokia
7 7 (13.73%) HP
8 5 (9.80%) 3PAR
9 4 (7.84%) Oracle
10 2 (3.92%) Dell
11 1 (1.96%) SAP
11 1 (1.96%) CA
11 1 (1.96%) Splunk
11 1 (1.96%) Brocade
11 1 (1.96%) JD Edwards
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Superdry
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cirencester
CPS Group
Salary: £28k per year + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
LRS
Salary: Competative Salary
Posted: 24 days ago