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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 20 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 12 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 6.28% 7.45% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 23.73% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
52 59 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 27.23% 31.38% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 49 56 16
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,000
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
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Newport region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Newport

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (75.00%) WAN
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (56.25%) CCNA
4 8 (50.00%) Firewall
4 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (43.75%) Juniper
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) CA
6 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
6 6 (37.50%) Brocade
6 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 6 (37.50%) Advertising
6 6 (37.50%) CCSA
6 6 (37.50%) CCSE
6 6 (37.50%) F5
6 6 (37.50%) High Availability
6 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (37.50%) Vyatta
6 6 (37.50%) VyOS
6 6 (37.50%) Driving Licence
7 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 5 (31.25%) MS Office
7 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) Windows

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) WAN
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.25%) DMZ
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security
6 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (37.50%) Advertising
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Design Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Driving Licence
2 3 (18.75%) CESG
3 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
1 6 (37.50%) VyOS
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) High Availability
2 3 (18.75%) Network Design
2 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
3 2 (12.50%) BCP
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CCNA
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCSA
2 6 (37.50%) CCSE
3 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) CCNP
4 3 (18.75%) HNC
4 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 11 (68.75%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) Juniper
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Brocade
4 6 (37.50%) CA
4 6 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 6 (37.50%) F5
4 6 (37.50%) SolarWinds
4 6 (37.50%) Vyatta
5 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) McAfee
5 3 (18.75%) Riverbed
6 2 (12.50%) Apple
6 2 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Dell
6 2 (12.50%) Kaspersky
6 2 (12.50%) Sophos