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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 55 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 27 23 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.27% 2.85% 4.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.56% 13.29% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 45
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £44,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
163 173 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.73% 21.46% 23.66%
Number of salaries quoted 128 153 253
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Gloucester +1 9 £38,000 -10.58% 1
Cheltenham -6 8 £32,000 -1.53% 1
Filton - 1 - -
LAN
South West

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 39 (69.64%) WAN
2 28 (50.00%) Windows
3 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 20 (35.71%) Linux
5 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
5 18 (32.14%) Internet
5 18 (32.14%) Firewall
5 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
6 15 (26.79%) MS Office
7 14 (25.00%) ITIL
7 14 (25.00%) Degree
8 13 (23.21%) QA
8 13 (23.21%) HTML
9 12 (21.43%) UNIX
9 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
10 11 (19.64%) Cisco
10 11 (19.64%) DNS
10 11 (19.64%) DHCP
11 10 (17.86%) Windows XP
11 10 (17.86%) ISEB
11 10 (17.86%) LoadRunner
11 10 (17.86%) Shell Script
11 10 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (17.86%) DV Cleared
11 10 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (17.86%) Performance Testing
11 10 (17.86%) Windows 7
12 9 (16.07%) SQL
12 9 (16.07%) IIS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (16.07%) IIS
2 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.36%) Documentum
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Office
2 8 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 8 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (69.64%) WAN
2 18 (32.14%) TCP/IP
2 18 (32.14%) Internet
2 18 (32.14%) Firewall
3 11 (19.64%) DNS
3 11 (19.64%) DHCP
4 7 (12.50%) VPN
5 6 (10.71%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (8.93%) MPLS
6 5 (8.93%) BGP
7 4 (7.14%) EIGRP
7 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.57%) SAN
8 2 (3.57%) Wireless
9 1 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.79%) Network Security
9 1 (1.79%) VLAN
9 1 (1.79%) OSPF
9 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.79%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) LoadRunner
2 8 (14.29%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (14.29%) Games
2 6 (10.71%) French Language
2 6 (10.71%) German Language
2 6 (10.71%) Italian Language
2 6 (10.71%) Spanish Language
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Automotive
5 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Support Analyst
3 10 (17.86%) Tester
4 8 (14.29%) Developer
4 8 (14.29%) UI Developer
4 8 (14.29%) UI Programmer
5 6 (10.71%) IT Support
6 5 (8.93%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Deployment Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (7.14%) Graduate
7 4 (7.14%) Support Technician
7 4 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Support Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) HTML
2 8 (14.29%) CSS
2 8 (14.29%) DOM
2 8 (14.29%) Ajax
2 8 (14.29%) HTML5
2 8 (14.29%) jQuery
2 8 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.79%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.79%) Handset
4 1 (1.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 28 (50.00%) Windows
2 20 (35.71%) Linux
3 18 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (21.43%) UNIX
5 10 (17.86%) Windows XP
5 10 (17.86%) Windows 7
6 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) ITIL
2 10 (17.86%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (17.86%) Performance Testing
3 8 (14.29%) Scrum
3 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.71%) Time Management
5 4 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (7.14%) Software Deployment
6 3 (5.36%) Service Management
7 2 (3.57%) Change Management
7 2 (3.57%) Project Management
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.57%) Network Design
8 1 (1.79%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (1.79%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.79%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.79%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.79%) Requirements Engineering
8 1 (1.79%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) Shell Script
2 9 (16.07%) SQL
3 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.93%) C++
4 5 (8.93%) C
5 4 (7.14%) C#
5 4 (7.14%) Java
6 2 (3.57%) VBScript
7 1 (1.79%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Degree
2 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (17.86%) ISEB
3 10 (17.86%) DV Cleared
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (10.71%) HND
4 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
5 4 (7.14%) CCNA
6 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.57%) MCSE
7 2 (3.57%) MCSA
7 2 (3.57%) MCITP
7 2 (3.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.79%) CCDA
8 1 (1.79%) CCIE
8 1 (1.79%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (23.21%) QA
2 5 (8.93%) SLA
3 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.14%) Squid
3 4 (7.14%) qmail
3 4 (7.14%) vSphere
4 3 (5.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.79%) WSUS
2 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.79%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.79%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.64%) Cisco
3 8 (14.29%) Adobe
4 6 (10.71%) Citrix
4 6 (10.71%) VMware
5 5 (8.93%) HP
6 4 (7.14%) Juniper
6 4 (7.14%) Nokia
6 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 4 (7.14%) CheckPoint
7 3 (5.36%) Primavera
7 3 (5.36%) Oracle
8 2 (3.57%) Symantec
8 2 (3.57%) Websense
9 1 (1.79%) Vizioncore
9 1 (1.79%) McAfee
9 1 (1.79%) Apple
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