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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 53 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 42 36 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.93% 3.21% 4.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.43% 19.25% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 43
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £25,975 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,188 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.46% +7.16%
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
138 187 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.91% 16.65% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 120 169 195
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +3 29 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Newport -6 9 £42,500 +65.85% 2
Monmouthshire - 1 £45,000 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £25,000 -
LAN
Wales

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 64 (66.67%) WAN
2 47 (48.96%) Avaya
3 45 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (43.75%) Finance
5 40 (41.67%) Windows
6 38 (39.58%) Firewall
7 35 (36.46%) VMware
8 34 (35.42%) CCNP
9 33 (34.38%) CheckPoint
10 32 (33.33%) DNS
11 31 (32.29%) Microsoft
12 30 (31.25%) Cisco
12 30 (31.25%) DHCP
13 29 (30.21%) F5
14 28 (29.17%) VoIP
15 27 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
16 26 (27.08%) Windows Server
16 26 (27.08%) Telecoms
16 26 (27.08%) Active Directory
17 25 (26.04%) Linux
18 24 (25.00%) MPLS
19 22 (22.92%) VPN
19 22 (22.92%) CCNA
19 22 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
20 19 (19.79%) Internet
20 19 (19.79%) MS Exchange
20 19 (19.79%) ITIL
20 19 (19.79%) Extreme Networks
20 19 (19.79%) Unified Communications
21 18 (18.75%) Network Design

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 19 (19.79%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.38%) Apache
2 9 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (9.38%) JBoss
3 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) IaaS
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) PaaS
2 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (66.67%) WAN
2 38 (39.58%) Firewall
3 32 (33.33%) DNS
4 30 (31.25%) DHCP
5 28 (29.17%) VoIP
6 24 (25.00%) MPLS
7 22 (22.92%) VPN
8 19 (19.79%) Internet
8 19 (19.79%) Unified Communications
9 13 (13.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 12 (12.50%) SSL
11 11 (11.46%) BGP
11 11 (11.46%) BIG-IP
11 11 (11.46%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (11.46%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (11.46%) OSPF
12 8 (8.33%) IPsec
13 7 (7.29%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (7.29%) Wireless
13 7 (7.29%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 42 (43.75%) Finance
2 26 (27.08%) Telecoms
3 17 (17.71%) Banking
4 14 (14.58%) Advertising
5 3 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (29.17%) Network Engineer
2 20 (20.83%) Architect
3 17 (17.71%) Cisco Architect
4 15 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Network Architect
5 11 (11.46%) VoIP Engineer
6 10 (10.42%) Cisco Network Architect
7 9 (9.38%) IT Manager
7 9 (9.38%) Support Engineer
8 8 (8.33%) Administrator
8 8 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (8.33%) Telecoms Architect
9 7 (7.29%) Infrastructure Support
10 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 6 (6.25%) LAN Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (4.17%) Head of IT
11 4 (4.17%) IT Programme Manager
11 4 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (4.17%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.33%) Driving Licence
3 6 (6.25%) Replication
4 5 (5.21%) Data Protection Act
4 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.17%) Clustering
5 4 (4.17%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.17%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 40 (41.67%) Windows
2 26 (27.08%) Windows Server
3 25 (26.04%) Linux
4 15 (15.63%) VyOS
5 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.33%) Unix
6 8 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (7.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
9 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) ITIL
2 18 (18.75%) Network Design
3 13 (13.54%) High Availability
4 12 (12.50%) Information Security
5 9 (9.38%) SDLC
6 8 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (7.29%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.29%) Project Management
7 7 (7.29%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.21%) Data Loss Prevention
8 5 (5.21%) Data Security
8 5 (5.21%) Information Assurance
8 5 (5.21%) Pattern Matching
8 5 (5.21%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (5.21%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.21%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (5.21%) Software Architecture
8 5 (5.21%) Threat Modelling
8 5 (5.21%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (5.21%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 3 (3.13%) SQL
3 2 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 45 (46.88%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (35.42%) CCNP
3 22 (22.92%) CCNA
4 11 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (9.38%) MCSE
6 8 (8.33%) CCNP Voice
6 8 (8.33%) CCVP
7 6 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (5.21%) CISSP
8 5 (5.21%) Degree
9 4 (4.17%) CCSA
9 4 (4.17%) CCSE
9 4 (4.17%) MCSA
10 3 (3.13%) CCENT
10 3 (3.13%) JNCIP
10 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.08%) MCTS
11 2 (2.08%) RHCE
12 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.21%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (27.08%) Active Directory
2 22 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.38%) XenApp
3 9 (9.38%) XenDesktop
4 8 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.33%) XenServer
5 3 (3.13%) vSphere
6 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (3.13%) Nagios
4 2 (2.08%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.08%) WSUS
5 1 (1.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 47 (48.96%) Avaya
2 35 (36.46%) VMware
3 33 (34.38%) CheckPoint
4 31 (32.29%) Microsoft
5 30 (31.25%) Cisco
6 29 (30.21%) F5
7 19 (19.79%) Extreme Networks
8 15 (15.63%) Vyatta
9 14 (14.58%) Brocade
10 10 (10.42%) IBM
10 10 (10.42%) SolarWinds
11 9 (9.38%) Citrix
11 9 (9.38%) Dell
11 9 (9.38%) Intel
12 7 (7.29%) Aastra
12 7 (7.29%) Apple
12 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
13 4 (4.17%) Juniper
13 4 (4.17%) Sage
13 4 (4.17%) Splunk
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