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 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 88 100 89
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 30 31 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.02% 1.66% 1.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.81% 13.36% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24 27 25
Average salary £42,500 £35,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.56% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,550 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
254 232 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.14% 12.42% 17.82%
Number of salaries quoted 202 202 314
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,995
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +16 17 £42,500 -2.85% 3
Abingdon +6 5 £33,500 +21.81%
Bicester +19 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Banbury -2 1 £57,500 +76.92%
LAN
South East

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (75.00%) WAN
2 23 (52.27%) Windows
3 17 (38.64%) Firewall
4 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 16 (36.36%) DNS
4 16 (36.36%) Cisco
5 15 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
6 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
7 13 (29.55%) CCNP
7 13 (29.55%) ITIL
8 12 (27.27%) DHCP
8 12 (27.27%) VMware
9 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (20.45%) VoIP
10 9 (20.45%) MPLS
10 9 (20.45%) OSPF
10 9 (20.45%) BGP
10 9 (20.45%) VPN
10 9 (20.45%) SQL
10 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 8 (18.18%) CCNA
11 8 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
12 7 (15.91%) Linux
12 7 (15.91%) HSRP
12 7 (15.91%) Degree
13 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (9.09%) IIS
1 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 4 (9.09%) Lync
2 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.82%) Apache
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle UPK
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (4.55%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 2 (4.55%) BPCS
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (75.00%) WAN
2 17 (38.64%) Firewall
3 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 16 (36.36%) DNS
4 12 (27.27%) DHCP
5 9 (20.45%) VPN
5 9 (20.45%) MPLS
5 9 (20.45%) OSPF
5 9 (20.45%) BGP
5 9 (20.45%) VoIP
6 8 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (15.91%) HSRP
8 5 (11.36%) EIGRP
8 5 (11.36%) FTP
9 4 (9.09%) Multicast
9 4 (9.09%) BIG-IP
10 3 (6.82%) Internet
10 3 (6.82%) Wireless
10 3 (6.82%) VRRP
10 3 (6.82%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) MS Access
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Billing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Support Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Support
4 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Client Account Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Account Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Account Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.82%) Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Network Support
6 3 (6.82%) Network Team Leader
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support
7 2 (4.55%) IT Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Clustering
1 4 (9.09%) Statistics
2 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.55%) Data Conversion
2 2 (4.55%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (52.27%) Windows
2 14 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.91%) Linux
6 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
7 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
8 4 (9.09%) UNIX
8 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (6.82%) CentOS
9 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
9 3 (6.82%) Debian
9 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
10 2 (4.55%) Android
10 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 4 (9.09%) Network Design
4 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 4 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (9.09%) High Availability
4 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Line Management
5 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.55%) Change Management
5 2 (4.55%) ERP
5 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.27%) Project Management
6 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) Python
2 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.82%) Perl
3 2 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (29.55%) CCNP
3 8 (18.18%) CCNA
4 7 (15.91%) Degree
5 6 (13.64%) MCSE
5 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (9.09%) CCDP
8 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.27%) MCP
8 1 (2.27%) MCITP
8 1 (2.27%) MCSA
8 1 (2.27%) CCIE
8 1 (2.27%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
4 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Puppet
1 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.55%) AirWatch
2 2 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) DameWare
3 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Cisco
2 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) VMware
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle
4 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
5 5 (11.36%) Juniper
6 4 (9.09%) F5
7 2 (4.55%) CommVault
7 2 (4.55%) Informatica
7 2 (4.55%) HP
7 2 (4.55%) Dell
7 2 (4.55%) Cognos
7 2 (4.55%) Apple
7 2 (4.55%) JD Edwards
8 1 (2.27%) Mitel
8 1 (2.27%) Altiris
8 1 (2.27%) Draytek
8 1 (2.27%) ProCurve
8 1 (2.27%) Trend Micro
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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