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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 76 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 19 28 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.79% 3.05% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.22% 15.30% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 16
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £19,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,650 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
206 183 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.38% 19.91% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 167 159 214
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,250 £46,000
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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -4 11 £31,500 +46.51%
Cirencester +1 1 £35,500 -8.38%
Gloucester -1 1 £75,500 +190.38% 3
Tewkesbury - 1 £19,000 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 26 (70.27%) WAN
2 19 (51.35%) Windows
3 16 (43.24%) Cisco
3 16 (43.24%) VMware
4 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
5 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
6 13 (35.14%) DNS
6 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (29.73%) Degree
7 11 (29.73%) DHCP
7 11 (29.73%) Firewall
8 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
8 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) SCCM
8 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
9 9 (24.32%) ITIL
10 8 (21.62%) Service Management
10 8 (21.62%) MS Office
10 8 (21.62%) Linux
10 8 (21.62%) Citrix
10 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (18.92%) MPLS
11 7 (18.92%) Project Management
11 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (16.22%) BGP
12 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
13 5 (13.51%) SAN
13 5 (13.51%) VPN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.11%) Lync
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.70%) nginx
4 1 (2.70%) Confluence
4 1 (2.70%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (70.27%) WAN
2 14 (37.84%) TCP/IP
3 13 (35.14%) DNS
4 11 (29.73%) DHCP
4 11 (29.73%) Firewall
5 7 (18.92%) MPLS
6 6 (16.22%) BGP
7 5 (13.51%) EIGRP
7 5 (13.51%) SAN
7 5 (13.51%) VPN
7 5 (13.51%) Network Security
8 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (8.11%) Internet
10 2 (5.41%) OSPF
10 2 (5.41%) RFID
11 1 (2.70%) Q.931
11 1 (2.70%) QSIG
11 1 (2.70%) VRRP
11 1 (2.70%) SSL
11 1 (2.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Hudson
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Architect
2 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Network Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Designer
4 3 (8.11%) Designer
4 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Network Architect
6 1 (2.70%) Wintel Support
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Requirements Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) J2EE
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Open Source
2 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.41%) Smartcard
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Statistics
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (21.62%) Linux
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (8.11%) UNIX
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.70%) CentOS
7 1 (2.70%) Debian
7 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Service Management
3 7 (18.92%) Project Management
4 5 (13.51%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (10.81%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.81%) Time Management
6 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Change Management
7 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.41%) Information Security
7 2 (5.41%) Network Design
7 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.41%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) DevOps
8 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) C++
2 3 (8.11%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) C
3 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
3 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (13.51%) DV Cleared
6 4 (10.81%) CCNA
7 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.41%) MCP
7 2 (5.41%) MCSE
7 2 (5.41%) CCIE
7 2 (5.41%) CCNP
7 2 (5.41%) ISEB
8 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (2.70%) CCIP
8 1 (2.70%) CCSP
8 1 (2.70%) MCSA
8 1 (2.70%) HND
8 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.70%) MCTS
8 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) Terminal Server
3 2 (5.41%) vSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Samba
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) Firmware
4 1 (2.70%) Postfix
4 1 (2.70%) XenApp
4 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Cisco
1 16 (43.24%) VMware
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) Citrix
4 4 (10.81%) Juniper
4 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.11%) Nokia
6 2 (5.41%) HP
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle
6 2 (5.41%) McAfee
7 1 (2.70%) SAP
7 1 (2.70%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.70%) Brocade
7 1 (2.70%) F5
7 1 (2.70%) Renesas
7 1 (2.70%) Freescale
7 1 (2.70%) EMC
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
Gloucestershire
BAE Systems
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago