The first table below looks at the demand for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 99 96 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -39
Permanent jobs citing LAN 16 23 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.00% 1.31% 3.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.02% 8.52% 22.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 45
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%
Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
228 270 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.29% 15.37% 15.86%
Number of salaries quoted 201 234 192
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
South East

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

LAN Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

LAN
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +7 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Thame - 2 £31,500 -
Banbury -9 1 £52,500 +110.00% 1
Abingdon -17 1 £30,000 +13.20% 1
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 33 (75.00%) WAN
2 26 (59.09%) Windows
3 20 (45.45%) Cisco
3 20 (45.45%) Firewall
4 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
4 15 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (34.09%) VPN
5 14 (31.82%) VMware
5 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (27.27%) SQL
6 12 (27.27%) CCNP
6 12 (27.27%) CCNA
7 10 (22.73%) Network Security
8 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 8 (18.18%) DHCP
9 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
9 7 (15.91%) SAN
9 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
9 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (15.91%) Degree
9 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (13.64%) VLAN
10 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
10 6 (13.64%) DNS
10 6 (13.64%) HTML
10 6 (13.64%) .NET
11 5 (11.36%) Linux

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.27%) Lync
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (75.00%) WAN
2 20 (45.45%) Firewall
3 15 (34.09%) VPN
4 10 (22.73%) Network Security
5 8 (18.18%) DHCP
6 7 (15.91%) SAN
6 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
7 6 (13.64%) VLAN
7 6 (13.64%) DNS
8 5 (11.36%) VoIP
8 5 (11.36%) MPLS
8 5 (11.36%) Wireless
8 5 (11.36%) BGP
9 4 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (9.09%) OSPF
9 4 (9.09%) WLAN
9 4 (9.09%) SNMP
10 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
10 3 (6.82%) NAS
11 2 (4.55%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (4.55%) Billing
3 2 (4.55%) Automotive
4 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 10 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Network Support
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) HTML
1 6 (13.64%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) XML Schema
2 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.27%) PMI
3 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (59.09%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.36%) Linux
5 5 (11.36%) Windows XP
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.09%) UNIX
7 3 (6.82%) CentOS
8 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
2 5 (11.36%) Project Management
3 4 (9.09%) Performance Testing
3 4 (9.09%) Network Design
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.82%) Time Management
5 2 (4.55%) Data Security
5 2 (4.55%) CRM
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.27%) Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.27%) Security Management
6 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.27%) Logistics
6 1 (2.27%) Change Control
6 1 (2.27%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (4.55%) VBScript
2 2 (4.55%) VB
2 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.27%) CCNP
2 12 (27.27%) CCNA
3 7 (15.91%) Degree
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.09%) CISSP
6 3 (6.82%) MCSE
6 3 (6.82%) CCDA
6 3 (6.82%) CCDP
7 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.55%) CWNA
7 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
7 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.55%) CCIP
7 2 (4.55%) CCIE
8 1 (2.27%) PMP
8 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) HL7
3 1 (2.27%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Cisco
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.82%) VMware
4 5 (11.36%) Fortinet
5 4 (9.09%) HP
5 4 (9.09%) Dell
6 3 (6.82%) Citrix
6 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.82%) NetApp
6 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.82%) F5
7 2 (4.55%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (4.55%) Brocade
7 2 (4.55%) Juniper
7 2 (4.55%) EMC
8 1 (2.27%) Sun
8 1 (2.27%) IBM
8 1 (2.27%) Genesys
8 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.27%) Google
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