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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 91 98 92
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 25 16 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.64% 1.05% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.82% 7.21% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 17
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £44,261 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
231 222 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 15.17% 14.61% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 191 183 218
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 16 £40,500 +9.45%
Faringdon - 3 £35,000 - 2
Abingdon +14 1 £24,500 -5.76%
Banbury - 1 £27,500 - 2
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 47 (83.93%) WAN
2 36 (64.29%) Firewall
3 32 (57.14%) Windows
4 24 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 23 (41.07%) ITIL
6 22 (39.29%) Cisco
7 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 21 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (37.50%) VMware
8 19 (33.93%) DNS
9 16 (28.57%) Linux
10 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (26.79%) Data Centre
11 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
11 13 (23.21%) VPN
11 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (23.21%) CCNP
11 13 (23.21%) CCNA
12 12 (21.43%) DHCP
12 12 (21.43%) VLAN
13 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
13 11 (19.64%) MCSE
14 10 (17.86%) Ubuntu
14 10 (17.86%) Degree
15 9 (16.07%) CentOS
15 9 (16.07%) Root Cause Analysis
15 9 (16.07%) Windows 8
15 9 (16.07%) OSPF

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.71%) IIS
2 6 (10.71%) Apache
3 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (7.14%) Lync
5 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.79%) WordPress
5 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Office
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.79%) Adaptiv
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.36%) SaaS
3 2 (3.57%) Office 365
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (83.93%) WAN
2 36 (64.29%) Firewall
3 24 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 19 (33.93%) DNS
5 13 (23.21%) VPN
6 12 (21.43%) DHCP
6 12 (21.43%) VLAN
7 9 (16.07%) OSPF
8 8 (14.29%) BGP
9 7 (12.50%) VoIP
9 7 (12.50%) MPLS
10 6 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (10.71%) SAN
11 5 (8.93%) BIG-IP
11 5 (8.93%) Network Security
11 5 (8.93%) SSL
12 4 (7.14%) EIGRP
12 4 (7.14%) ADSL
12 4 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (7.14%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) JIRA
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Billing
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Systems Administrator
1 11 (19.64%) Administrator
2 10 (17.86%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Support Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) IT Support
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Client Account Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Account Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Account Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Network Support
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Network Design Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Network Implementation Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Network Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Consultant
7 3 (5.36%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.79%) COM
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.93%) Clustering
2 5 (8.93%) Statistics
3 2 (3.57%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (57.14%) Windows
2 16 (28.57%) Linux
3 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (19.64%) Windows 7
5 10 (17.86%) Ubuntu
6 9 (16.07%) CentOS
6 9 (16.07%) Windows 8
7 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (10.71%) Debian
9 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (8.93%) UNIX
10 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.79%) Android
11 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) ITIL
2 9 (16.07%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (14.29%) Change Management
4 7 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 4 (7.14%) Matrix Management
6 4 (7.14%) Business Continuity
6 4 (7.14%) Information Security
6 4 (7.14%) Document Management
6 4 (7.14%) Network Design
6 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.14%) Project Management
6 4 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.14%) DevOps
6 4 (7.14%) Network Architecture
6 4 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (7.14%) High Availability
7 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 6 (10.71%) Python
3 5 (8.93%) Perl
3 5 (8.93%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (23.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (23.21%) CCNP
2 13 (23.21%) CCNA
3 11 (19.64%) MCSE
4 10 (17.86%) Degree
5 7 (12.50%) MCSA
6 5 (8.93%) CCDP
6 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (7.14%) CCIE
8 3 (5.36%) MCTS
8 3 (5.36%) MCITP
9 2 (3.57%) MCP
10 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.79%) CCIP
10 1 (1.79%) CWNA
10 1 (1.79%) CWSP
10 1 (1.79%) CWAP
10 1 (1.79%) CWNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (10.71%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.36%) KVM
5 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (14.29%) Puppet
2 6 (10.71%) WSUS
3 5 (8.93%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (7.14%) ZABBIX
5 3 (5.36%) Rundeck
5 3 (5.36%) Backup Exec
6 2 (3.57%) SCCM
7 1 (1.79%) SCOM
7 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.79%) DameWare
7 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.79%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.79%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Cisco
2 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 21 (37.50%) VMware
3 7 (12.50%) CheckPoint
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle
4 5 (8.93%) Citrix
4 5 (8.93%) F5
5 4 (7.14%) HP
5 4 (7.14%) Sage
6 3 (5.36%) CommVault
7 2 (3.57%) Novell
7 2 (3.57%) Dell
7 2 (3.57%) Juniper
8 1 (1.79%) Intel
8 1 (1.79%) SunGard
8 1 (1.79%) IBM
8 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.79%) Apple
8 1 (1.79%) McAfee
8 1 (1.79%) Altiris
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Revolution Limited
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Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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