The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 30 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing LAN 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.28% 2.90% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.04% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
LAN
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newport region.

Communications & Networking Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 30.48% 10.14% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 47 13 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £33,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

LAN
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Newport region.

LAN Salary Trend in Newport

LAN
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 19 (100.00%) WAN
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 18 (94.74%) CheckPoint
2 18 (94.74%) ITIL
3 17 (89.47%) SLA
3 17 (89.47%) CCNP
3 17 (89.47%) CCNA
3 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (89.47%) Wireless
3 17 (89.47%) Network Management
3 17 (89.47%) Service Delivery
3 17 (89.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (10.53%) Windows
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) VoIP
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.26%) IIS
5 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Lync
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) SAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) WAN
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (89.47%) Wireless
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Network Engineer
2 17 (89.47%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) ITIL
2 17 (89.47%) Network Management
2 17 (89.47%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) CCNP
1 17 (89.47%) CCNA
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (89.47%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (94.74%) CheckPoint
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper