The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 99 90 72
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 18 31 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.16% 1.80% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.96% 12.02% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 40
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,261 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
LAN
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
226 258 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.58% 15.00% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 190 222 222
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -2 10 £37,000 -1.33% 2
Thame - 2 £31,500 -
Burford - 2 £44,261 -
Abingdon -16 1 £26,000 -1.88% 1
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 41 (89.13%) WAN
2 24 (52.17%) Firewall
3 23 (50.00%) Windows
4 21 (45.65%) Cisco
5 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (34.78%) Network Security
6 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
6 14 (30.43%) CCNA
6 14 (30.43%) VMware
7 13 (28.26%) VPN
8 12 (26.09%) CCNP
8 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (21.74%) ITIL
9 10 (21.74%) DHCP
10 9 (19.57%) SQL
10 9 (19.57%) VoIP
11 8 (17.39%) VLAN
12 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
12 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
12 7 (15.22%) DNS
12 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (15.22%) Project Management
12 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
12 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
13 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
13 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (10.87%) HTML
14 5 (10.87%) .NET

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (8.70%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 41 (89.13%) WAN
2 24 (52.17%) Firewall
3 16 (34.78%) Network Security
4 13 (28.26%) VPN
5 10 (21.74%) DHCP
6 9 (19.57%) VoIP
7 8 (17.39%) VLAN
8 7 (15.22%) DNS
8 7 (15.22%) TCP/IP
9 5 (10.87%) SAN
9 5 (10.87%) OSPF
9 5 (10.87%) BGP
9 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (10.87%) Wireless
10 4 (8.70%) MPLS
10 4 (8.70%) SNMP
10 4 (8.70%) WLAN
10 4 (8.70%) Ethernet
11 3 (6.52%) NAS
12 2 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (2.17%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Support Engineer
2 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) Administrator
3 4 (8.70%) Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Network Consultant
3 4 (8.70%) Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Wireless Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Network Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) HTML
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
2 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.70%) XML
2 4 (8.70%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) PMI
1 1 (2.17%) Handset
1 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
1 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.87%) Linux
5 5 (10.87%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.70%) UNIX
6 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.52%) CentOS
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Project Management
2 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.87%) Service Management
3 5 (10.87%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
4 4 (8.70%) Business Development
4 4 (8.70%) Performance Testing
5 3 (6.52%) Network Design
5 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Data Security
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.17%) CRM
7 1 (2.17%) Security Management
7 1 (2.17%) Migration
7 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.17%) Logistics
7 1 (2.17%) Change Management
7 1 (2.17%) Time Management
7 1 (2.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) VBScript
2 1 (2.17%) VB
2 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (34.78%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (30.43%) CCNA
3 12 (26.09%) CCNP
4 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.70%) MCSE
5 4 (8.70%) CISSP
5 4 (8.70%) Degree
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.17%) CWNA
7 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.17%) MCITP
7 1 (2.17%) PMP
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.17%) MCP
7 1 (2.17%) CCDA
7 1 (2.17%) CCDP
7 1 (2.17%) CCIE
7 1 (2.17%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) HL7
3 1 (2.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Cisco
2 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) VMware
3 4 (8.70%) HP
3 4 (8.70%) Fortinet
4 3 (6.52%) F5
4 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.35%) Apple
5 2 (4.35%) NetApp
5 2 (4.35%) Brocade
5 2 (4.35%) Dell
5 2 (4.35%) EMC
5 2 (4.35%) Avaya
5 2 (4.35%) Juniper
5 2 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (2.17%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.17%) Genesys
6 1 (2.17%) Sun
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
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