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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 71 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Permanent jobs citing LAN 30 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.98% 3.28% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.35% 16.56% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 21
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £20,300 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,500 £40,100 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
209 163 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.78% 19.78% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 169 128 153
Average salary £41,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.81% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 10 £37,500 +17.18%
Gloucester -11 5 £98,500 +159.21% 1
Cirencester - 4 £28,000 -
Stroud - 1 £37,500 -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 34 (62.96%) WAN
2 31 (57.41%) Cisco
3 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 26 (48.15%) Firewall
5 22 (40.74%) MPLS
5 22 (40.74%) VMware
6 21 (38.89%) Finance
7 20 (37.04%) Linux
8 19 (35.19%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (35.19%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (33.33%) BGP
9 18 (33.33%) CCNA
10 17 (31.48%) UNIX
10 17 (31.48%) Juniper
10 17 (31.48%) EIGRP
11 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
12 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
12 13 (24.07%) DNS
12 13 (24.07%) Citrix
12 13 (24.07%) Change Management
13 12 (22.22%) Network Security
13 12 (22.22%) Nokia
13 12 (22.22%) CheckPoint
14 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (20.37%) Office 365
15 10 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
15 10 (18.52%) SLA
15 10 (18.52%) MS Visio

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.26%) IIS
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.70%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Visio
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Office 365
2 8 (14.81%) SaaS
3 5 (9.26%) PaaS
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (62.96%) WAN
2 26 (48.15%) Firewall
3 22 (40.74%) MPLS
4 19 (35.19%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (33.33%) BGP
6 17 (31.48%) EIGRP
7 13 (24.07%) DNS
8 12 (22.22%) Network Security
9 9 (16.67%) VPN
10 5 (9.26%) SSL
10 5 (9.26%) DHCP
10 5 (9.26%) Wireless
11 4 (7.41%) Ethernet
11 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
12 3 (5.56%) SMTP
12 3 (5.56%) IPv4
12 3 (5.56%) VoIP
13 2 (3.70%) TACACS
14 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
14 1 (1.85%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Law
3 3 (5.56%) Back Office
3 3 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Analyst
2 18 (33.33%) Network Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Senior Network Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) IT Support
6 3 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.56%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Clustering
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Linux
2 17 (31.48%) UNIX
3 10 (18.52%) Windows
4 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) Change Management
2 10 (18.52%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (16.67%) ITIL
4 8 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
5 7 (12.96%) Project Management
6 6 (11.11%) Service Management
6 6 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
6 6 (11.11%) OO
6 6 (11.11%) Cyber Security
6 6 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (11.11%) Analytics
7 5 (9.26%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.26%) Load Balancing
8 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 3 (5.56%) Incident Management
9 3 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.56%) Release Management
9 3 (5.56%) Data Protection
9 3 (5.56%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) C
2 2 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (35.19%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (33.33%) CCNA
3 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
4 7 (12.96%) DV Cleared
5 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.85%) HP MASE
7 1 (1.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
3 8 (14.81%) vSphere
4 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 31 (57.41%) Cisco
2 27 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (40.74%) VMware
4 17 (31.48%) Juniper
5 13 (24.07%) Citrix
6 12 (22.22%) Nokia
6 12 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 6 (11.11%) HP
8 4 (7.41%) 3PAR
9 3 (5.56%) Dell
10 2 (3.70%) Oracle
11 1 (1.85%) CA
11 1 (1.85%) Splunk
11 1 (1.85%) Meraki
11 1 (1.85%) Tripwire
11 1 (1.85%) IronPort
11 1 (1.85%) ProCurve
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday