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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 69 33 56
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 2 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.49% 5.30% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% 26.15% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 1
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
43 65 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 10.59% 20.25% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 30 56 39
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Intel
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) DB2
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) IPsec
4 3 (27.27%) MCDST
4 3 (27.27%) MCTS
4 3 (27.27%) MCITP
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) MCP
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 4 (36.36%) VoIP
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) IPsec
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) Ethereal
4 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) DB2
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
1 7 (63.64%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) DV Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCDST
2 3 (27.27%) MCTS
2 3 (27.27%) MCITP
2 3 (27.27%) MCP
2 3 (27.27%) CCIE
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Intel
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Juniper
2 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee
2 1 (9.09%) Mitel
2 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
2 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
2 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
2 1 (9.09%) Aruba
2 1 (9.09%) F5