The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 51 78 45
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -33
Permanent jobs citing LAN 46 21 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 4.08% 1.69% 4.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.09% 9.55% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 44 19 49
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £25,700 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
LAN
Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
229 220 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.32% 17.71% 22.42%
Number of salaries quoted 202 202 230
Median salary £36,477 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.41% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

LAN
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

LAN Salary Trend in South Wales

LAN
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in South Wales

LAN
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +26 28 £36,428 +4.07% 2
Newport +18 15 £45,000 +12.50%
Caerphilly - 1 £27,500 -
LAN
Wales

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for LAN.

1 52 (72.22%) WAN
2 39 (54.17%) Firewall
3 32 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (41.67%) Cisco
5 28 (38.89%) VMware
6 24 (33.33%) CCNA
7 23 (31.94%) Finance
8 22 (30.56%) Windows
9 21 (29.17%) Active Directory
10 20 (27.78%) CheckPoint
11 19 (26.39%) Linux
12 18 (25.00%) VoIP
12 18 (25.00%) CCNP
13 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
13 17 (23.61%) F5
14 16 (22.22%) Juniper
14 16 (22.22%) Extreme Networks
15 15 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (18.06%) VPN
17 12 (16.67%) ITIL
17 12 (16.67%) Avaya
17 12 (16.67%) Brocade
17 12 (16.67%) SolarWinds
17 12 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 12 (16.67%) Vyatta
17 12 (16.67%) VyOS
18 11 (15.28%) Driving Licence
18 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (15.28%) Dell
18 11 (15.28%) DNS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.94%) Apache
3 4 (5.56%) JBoss
4 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.39%) IIS
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) IaaS
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
1 1 (1.39%) PaaS
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (72.22%) WAN
2 39 (54.17%) Firewall
3 18 (25.00%) VoIP
4 13 (18.06%) VPN
5 12 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 11 (15.28%) DNS
7 9 (12.50%) WLAN
8 8 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (11.11%) SAN
9 7 (9.72%) DHCP
9 7 (9.72%) MPLS
9 7 (9.72%) SSL
10 6 (8.33%) BGP
10 6 (8.33%) IPsec
10 6 (8.33%) NetScaler
10 6 (8.33%) OSPF
10 6 (8.33%) TCP/IP
10 6 (8.33%) Wireless
11 5 (6.94%) Internet
12 4 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (4.17%) Cucumber
1 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.17%) JMeter
1 3 (4.17%) Subversion
1 3 (4.17%) TestLink
1 3 (4.17%) The Grinder
1 3 (4.17%) VersionOne
General
1 23 (31.94%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Advertising
3 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (9.72%) IT Manager
3 6 (8.33%) Administrator
3 6 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (6.94%) VoIP Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (5.56%) Architect
5 4 (5.56%) Head of IT
5 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) IT Programme Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Programme Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) LAN Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) Head of Technology
7 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (2.78%) IT Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.78%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.56%) Web Services
2 3 (4.17%) REST
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Flex
3 2 (2.78%) CGI
3 2 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (15.28%) Driving Licence
2 7 (9.72%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.33%) Replication
4 5 (6.94%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.56%) Clustering
6 3 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (4.17%) Statistics
6 3 (4.17%) User Experience
7 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.78%) iSeries
8 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.39%) BYOD
8 1 (1.39%) Informatics
8 1 (1.39%) NHS
8 1 (1.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.56%) Windows
2 19 (26.39%) Linux
3 12 (16.67%) VyOS
4 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 6 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.17%) CentOS
7 3 (4.17%) Debian
7 3 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.17%) Unix
8 2 (2.78%) CatOS
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.39%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.67%) ITIL
2 10 (13.89%) Network Design
3 9 (12.50%) High Availability
4 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
4 7 (9.72%) Project Management
4 7 (9.72%) SDLC
5 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.56%) Coaching
5 4 (5.56%) CRM
5 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.56%) Network Management
5 4 (5.56%) People Management
5 4 (5.56%) Quality Management
5 4 (5.56%) Time Management
6 3 (4.17%) Data Security
6 3 (4.17%) Information Security
6 3 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) C
3 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.17%) Groovy
3 3 (4.17%) Java
3 3 (4.17%) Perl
3 3 (4.17%) Python
4 2 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (33.33%) CCNA
3 18 (25.00%) CCNP
4 8 (11.11%) CCSA
4 8 (11.11%) CCSE
5 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.17%) CISSP
7 2 (2.78%) CCENT
7 2 (2.78%) Degree
7 2 (2.78%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.78%) MCSE
7 2 (2.78%) MCTS
7 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.39%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.39%) CCVP
8 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
1 3 (4.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 15 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (4.17%) XenApp
4 3 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (4.17%) XenMobile
3 2 (2.78%) WSUS
4 1 (1.39%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.39%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) Cisco
2 28 (38.89%) VMware
3 20 (27.78%) CheckPoint
4 17 (23.61%) F5
4 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
5 16 (22.22%) Extreme Networks
5 16 (22.22%) Juniper
6 12 (16.67%) Avaya
6 12 (16.67%) Brocade
6 12 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 12 (16.67%) Vyatta
7 11 (15.28%) Dell
8 7 (9.72%) CA
9 6 (8.33%) Red Hat
10 5 (6.94%) HP
11 4 (5.56%) Adobe
11 4 (5.56%) Citrix
11 4 (5.56%) IBM
11 4 (5.56%) Intel
11 4 (5.56%) Sage
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