The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 67 73 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -21
Permanent jobs citing LAN 7 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.91% 0.83% 2.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.86% 5.88% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 17
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £29,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £43,750 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 136 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.63% 14.08% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 52 126 69
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +22.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Oxfordshire

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 25 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Oxford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 11 (57.89%) WAN
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) CCNP
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (36.84%) Firewall
4 6 (31.58%) CCNA
4 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
5 5 (26.32%) Wireless
5 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
6 4 (21.05%) SAN
6 4 (21.05%) VPN
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) WLAN
7 3 (15.79%) VoIP
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) CCDA
7 3 (15.79%) CCDP
7 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
7 3 (15.79%) CentOS
7 3 (15.79%) NAS
7 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (10.53%) Billing
8 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) WAN
2 7 (36.84%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) Wireless
3 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) WLAN
4 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 3 (15.79%) VoIP
5 3 (15.79%) NAS
6 2 (10.53%) BGP
6 2 (10.53%) DNS
6 2 (10.53%) DHCP
6 2 (10.53%) MPLS
6 2 (10.53%) VLAN
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
7 1 (5.26%) OSPF
7 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Linux Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Wireless Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Network Support
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) PMI
1 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
1 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.79%) CentOS
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Time Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
2 2 (10.53%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) CCNP
1 8 (42.11%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNA
3 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 3 (15.79%) CCDA
4 3 (15.79%) CCDP
5 2 (10.53%) CCIP
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (10.53%) CCIE
5 2 (10.53%) CWNA
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
4 2 (10.53%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) Genesys
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.26%) Brocade