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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 35 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.88% 5.73% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.58% 30.56% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 5
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -11.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
62 72 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 21.60% 18.75% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 59 57 23
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (88.24%) WAN
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (64.71%) ITIL
4 8 (47.06%) Firewall
4 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
4 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) F5
5 7 (41.18%) CCNA
5 7 (41.18%) Juniper
6 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
6 6 (35.29%) McAfee
6 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) HP
6 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
6 6 (35.29%) Wireless
6 6 (35.29%) Fortinet
6 6 (35.29%) Blue Coat
7 5 (29.41%) ProCurve
7 5 (29.41%) Aruba
7 5 (29.41%) Mitel
7 5 (29.41%) VoIP
8 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 4 (23.53%) MPLS
8 4 (23.53%) OSPF
8 4 (23.53%) CCNP
8 4 (23.53%) SS7
9 3 (17.65%) ADSL2+
9 3 (17.65%) Structured Cabling
9 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (5.88%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) WAN
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) Wireless
4 5 (29.41%) VoIP
5 4 (23.53%) MPLS
5 4 (23.53%) OSPF
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
5 4 (23.53%) SS7
6 3 (17.65%) BGP-4
6 3 (17.65%) ADSL2+
6 3 (17.65%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (11.76%) SAN
8 1 (5.88%) BGP
8 1 (5.88%) VPN
8 1 (5.88%) RIP
8 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (5.88%) IPsec
8 1 (5.88%) Ethereal
8 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Solutions Designer
2 4 (23.53%) Network Designer
2 4 (23.53%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Services Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Field Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Network Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) ODBC
1 1 (5.88%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) EPoS
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) B2B
2 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) Security Cleared
3 7 (41.18%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) CCNP
5 3 (17.65%) CCDP
5 3 (17.65%) CCIE
6 2 (11.76%) MCP
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (11.76%) MCDST
6 2 (11.76%) MCTS
6 2 (11.76%) MCITP
6 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Juniper
2 7 (41.18%) F5
3 6 (35.29%) Blue Coat
3 6 (35.29%) Fortinet
3 6 (35.29%) CheckPoint
3 6 (35.29%) McAfee
3 6 (35.29%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) Mitel
4 5 (29.41%) ProCurve
4 5 (29.41%) Aruba
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
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