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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 60 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.30% 1.53% 1.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.05% 15.38% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 13
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £34,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £55,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
121 91 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 16.35% 9.91% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 98 83 167
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,150 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Oxford

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 17 (80.95%) WAN
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
3 11 (52.38%) ITIL
4 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) MPLS
7 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
8 5 (23.81%) MCSE
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco
8 5 (23.81%) CCNP
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
9 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
9 4 (19.05%) Statistics
9 4 (19.05%) F5
9 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) DNS
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 4 (19.05%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) WAN
2 13 (61.90%) Firewall
3 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 6 (28.57%) MPLS
5 4 (19.05%) DNS
5 4 (19.05%) BIG-IP
6 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (14.29%) Wireless
7 2 (9.52%) IPsec
7 2 (9.52%) SSL
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) OSPF
7 2 (9.52%) BGP
7 2 (9.52%) EIGRP
7 2 (9.52%) TACACS
7 2 (9.52%) VPN
7 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (9.52%) Network Security
7 2 (9.52%) HTTP
8 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Account Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
1 4 (19.05%) Technical Account Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Technical Manager
1 4 (19.05%) Client Account Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Network Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Design Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Service Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.76%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (14.29%) Debian
5 3 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 3 (14.29%) CentOS
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 8 (38.10%) Service Delivery
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Line Management
4 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 3 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (23.81%) MCSE
1 5 (23.81%) CCNP
2 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
1 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) ProCurve
4 1 (4.76%) BT
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Novell
4 1 (4.76%) Apple
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago