The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 71 55 83
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +28
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.49% 3.31% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.61% 18.52% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 12
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £22,700 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £65,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
LAN
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 135 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 13.50% 17.88% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 78 112 75
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

LAN
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

LAN Salary Trend in Oxford

LAN
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Oxford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (62.50%) WAN
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) ProCurve
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) HP ASE
4 2 (25.00%) HP MASE
4 2 (25.00%) IronPort
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (25.00%) Tripwire
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Presales
4 2 (25.00%) Meraki
4 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
3 3 (37.50%) VoIP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (25.00%) TACACS
4 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Network Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Debian
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) B2C
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) HP ASE
3 2 (25.00%) HP MASE
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CCIE
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Samba
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) IronPort
3 2 (25.00%) Meraki
3 2 (25.00%) ProCurve
3 2 (25.00%) Tripwire
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 1 (12.50%) F5