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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 83 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.69% 2.48% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.03% 14.56% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 19
Average salary £31,500 £35,750 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.88% +0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £22,600 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £68,600 £42,050 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
249 158 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.03% 17.03% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 200 134 212
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £46,250 £50,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +3 11 £31,000 -22.50%
Gloucester +4 6 £62,750 +141.34% 2
Tewkesbury - 1 £19,000 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 28 (70.00%) WAN
2 20 (50.00%) Windows
3 16 (40.00%) Cisco
4 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
7 12 (30.00%) Linux
7 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (30.00%) Firewall
7 12 (30.00%) VMware
8 11 (27.50%) ITIL
8 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
8 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (25.00%) DHCP
9 10 (25.00%) DNS
9 10 (25.00%) MPLS
9 10 (25.00%) Degree
10 9 (22.50%) Citrix
10 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (20.00%) MS Office
11 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (17.50%) UNIX
12 7 (17.50%) BGP
12 7 (17.50%) Project Management
12 7 (17.50%) Service Management
12 7 (17.50%) Finance
12 7 (17.50%) DV Cleared
13 6 (15.00%) Juniper
13 6 (15.00%) CheckPoint
13 6 (15.00%) EIGRP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (7.50%) IIS
1 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.00%) Lync
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Office
2 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (70.00%) WAN
2 15 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 12 (30.00%) Firewall
4 10 (25.00%) DHCP
4 10 (25.00%) DNS
4 10 (25.00%) MPLS
5 7 (17.50%) BGP
6 6 (15.00%) EIGRP
6 6 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (12.50%) VPN
8 4 (10.00%) SAN
8 4 (10.00%) Internet
8 4 (10.00%) Network Security
9 2 (5.00%) Wireless
10 1 (2.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
10 1 (2.50%) VoIP
10 1 (2.50%) NAS
10 1 (2.50%) xDSL
10 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (12.50%) Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Tester
4 3 (7.50%) Network Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.50%) Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Designer
4 3 (7.50%) Designer
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) J2EE
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) iPad
3 1 (2.50%) Smartcard
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Linux
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (17.50%) UNIX
6 6 (15.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Project Management
2 7 (17.50%) Service Management
3 5 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Change Management
5 3 (7.50%) Time Management
6 2 (5.00%) Cyber Security
6 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.00%) Information Security
6 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.50%) Straight-Through Processing
7 1 (2.50%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) C++
1 4 (10.00%) Java
1 4 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.50%) C
3 2 (5.00%) C#
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 11 (27.50%) SC Cleared
3 10 (25.00%) Degree
4 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (17.50%) DV Cleared
6 5 (12.50%) CCNA
7 4 (10.00%) ISEB
8 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (5.00%) MCP
9 2 (5.00%) MCSE
9 2 (5.00%) CCIE
9 2 (5.00%) CCNP
10 1 (2.50%) CCIP
10 1 (2.50%) CCSP
10 1 (2.50%) MCSA
10 1 (2.50%) HND
10 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (2.50%) MCTS
10 1 (2.50%) MCITP
10 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) vSphere
3 2 (5.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.50%) Squid
4 1 (2.50%) qmail
4 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.50%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.50%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Cisco
2 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (30.00%) VMware
4 9 (22.50%) Citrix
5 6 (15.00%) Juniper
5 6 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 5 (12.50%) Nokia
7 3 (7.50%) McAfee
8 2 (5.00%) HP
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle
9 1 (2.50%) SAP
9 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.50%) Apple
9 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
9 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
9 1 (2.50%) F5
9 1 (2.50%) Renesas
9 1 (2.50%) Freescale
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