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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 29 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.49% 1.19% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 18.75% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £36,250 £33,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.20% +45.65%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
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
29 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 14.43% 6.35% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 25
Average salary £35,300 £33,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.37% +9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £23,150
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £55,000 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 15 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Juniper
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper