The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 32 67 43
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -24
Permanent jobs citing LAN 21 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.25% 1.32% 3.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 42.86% 10.53% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 14
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +25.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
LAN
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.58% 12.56% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 48 42 63
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

LAN
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

LAN Salary Trend in Portsmouth

LAN
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 35 (92.11%) WAN
2 20 (52.63%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) Firewall
3 19 (50.00%) ITIL
3 19 (50.00%) Cisco
3 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
5 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
6 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (39.47%) VMware
6 15 (39.47%) MS Office
6 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (31.58%) MCP
8 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
8 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
8 12 (31.58%) MCTS
8 12 (31.58%) MCITP
9 11 (28.95%) Service Management
9 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
10 10 (26.32%) CCNA
11 9 (23.68%) Juniper
12 8 (21.05%) HP
12 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
12 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
12 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
12 8 (21.05%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
12 8 (21.05%) F5
13 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
2 15 (39.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.63%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (92.11%) WAN
2 20 (52.63%) Firewall
3 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
4 7 (18.42%) VoIP
4 7 (18.42%) Wireless
5 4 (10.53%) SS7
5 4 (10.53%) MPLS
5 4 (10.53%) OSPF
6 3 (7.89%) DNS
6 3 (7.89%) BGP-4
6 3 (7.89%) ADSL2+
6 3 (7.89%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (5.26%) Skype
7 2 (5.26%) SAN
7 2 (5.26%) DHCP
8 1 (2.63%) RIP
8 1 (2.63%) VPN
8 1 (2.63%) Internet
8 1 (2.63%) BGP
8 1 (2.63%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (18.42%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Back Office
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Network Designer
3 4 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (10.53%) Designer
4 3 (7.89%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Operations Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Services Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Field Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.63%) ODBC
2 1 (2.63%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Thin Client
1 3 (7.89%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) SCADA
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) EPoS
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows XP
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.53%) Linux
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 2000
7 2 (5.26%) CentOS
8 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (28.95%) Service Management
3 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (7.89%) B2B
4 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL V2
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (5.26%) Line Management
5 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.26%) Patch Management
5 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (31.58%) MCP
4 12 (31.58%) MCTS
4 12 (31.58%) MCITP
5 10 (26.32%) CCNA
6 7 (18.42%) MCSE
6 7 (18.42%) SC Cleared
7 5 (13.16%) CCNP
7 5 (13.16%) MCDST
8 3 (7.89%) CCIE
8 3 (7.89%) CCDP
8 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
9 2 (5.26%) Degree
10 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) PMBOK
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
3 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Cisco
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) VMware
3 9 (23.68%) Juniper
4 8 (21.05%) HP
4 8 (21.05%) F5
5 7 (18.42%) McAfee
5 7 (18.42%) CheckPoint
5 7 (18.42%) Blue Coat
5 7 (18.42%) Fortinet
5 7 (18.42%) SonicWALL
6 4 (10.53%) ProCurve
6 4 (10.53%) Aruba
6 4 (10.53%) Mitel
7 3 (7.89%) Citrix
8 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle
9 1 (2.63%) Intel
9 1 (2.63%) IBM
9 1 (2.63%) webMethods