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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 69 87 56
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -31
Permanent jobs citing LAN 24 13 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.10% 1.09% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.21% 4.10% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 32
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,300 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
214 317 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.71% 26.66% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 190 271 152
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,550 £55,000
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 28 May 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 May 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 +9 13 £37,500 -3.22% 2
Newport -2 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Bridgend -6 3 £49,750 +19.87% 1
Caerphilly - 1 £27,500 -
LAN
Wales

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 57 (82.61%) WAN
2 51 (73.91%) Firewall
3 45 (65.22%) Cisco
4 44 (63.77%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (46.38%) CCNA
6 31 (44.93%) VMware
7 28 (40.58%) Juniper
8 27 (39.13%) CheckPoint
9 23 (33.33%) Linux
9 23 (33.33%) F5
9 23 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
10 21 (30.43%) SolarWinds
11 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (27.54%) CCNP
11 19 (27.54%) Finance
12 17 (24.64%) VPN
12 17 (24.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 16 (23.19%) Vyatta
13 16 (23.19%) VyOS
13 16 (23.19%) Brocade
13 16 (23.19%) Active Directory
14 15 (21.74%) Driving Licence
15 14 (20.29%) High Availability
15 14 (20.29%) CA
15 14 (20.29%) CCSA
15 14 (20.29%) CCSE
16 13 (18.84%) Windows
16 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
16 13 (18.84%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (15.94%) 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 9 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.35%) Apache
2 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) IaaS
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
1 1 (1.45%) PaaS
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (82.61%) WAN
2 51 (73.91%) Firewall
3 17 (24.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 17 (24.64%) VPN
4 13 (18.84%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
5 11 (15.94%) DNS
6 10 (14.49%) VoIP
7 9 (13.04%) NetScaler
7 9 (13.04%) WLAN
8 8 (11.59%) BGP
9 7 (10.14%) SAN
10 6 (8.70%) IPsec
10 6 (8.70%) OSPF
10 6 (8.70%) Wireless
11 5 (7.25%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (7.25%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (7.25%) NX-OS
12 4 (5.80%) Network Security
12 4 (5.80%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
1 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.35%) JMeter
1 3 (4.35%) Subversion
1 3 (4.35%) TestLink
1 3 (4.35%) The Grinder
1 3 (4.35%) VersionOne
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Advertising
3 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Law
4 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 42 (60.87%) Network Engineer
2 8 (11.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (11.59%) Network Support
2 8 (11.59%) Network Support Engineer
2 8 (11.59%) Support Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Administrator
5 5 (7.25%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Test Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (2.90%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (2.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.90%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.80%) Web Services
2 3 (4.35%) REST
3 2 (2.90%) CGI
3 2 (2.90%) CSS
3 2 (2.90%) WAP
4 1 (1.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Driving Licence
2 9 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 8 (11.59%) Client/Server
4 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.70%) PMI
5 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (4.35%) Clustering
6 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.35%) Statistics
6 3 (4.35%) User Experience
7 2 (2.90%) Replication
8 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.45%) BYOD
8 1 (1.45%) CESG
8 1 (1.45%) Informatics
8 1 (1.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (33.33%) Linux
2 16 (23.19%) VyOS
3 13 (18.84%) Windows
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.14%) Windows Server
6 5 (7.25%) CatOS
6 5 (7.25%) CentOS
6 5 (7.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.35%) Debian
7 3 (4.35%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) High Availability
2 8 (11.59%) Network Management
3 6 (8.70%) ITIL
4 5 (7.25%) DDoS Mitigation
4 5 (7.25%) Time Management
5 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.80%) Network Design
6 3 (4.35%) API Testing
6 3 (4.35%) BDD
6 3 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
6 3 (4.35%) Product Management
6 3 (4.35%) Scrum
6 3 (4.35%) Software Distribution
6 3 (4.35%) Software Testing
6 3 (4.35%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (4.35%) Supplier Management
6 3 (4.35%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) SQL
2 4 (5.80%) C
3 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.35%) Groovy
3 3 (4.35%) Java
3 3 (4.35%) Perl
3 3 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (63.77%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (46.38%) CCNA
3 19 (27.54%) CCNP
4 14 (20.29%) CCSA
4 14 (20.29%) CCSE
5 7 (10.14%) Degree
6 6 (8.70%) PMI Certification
7 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.90%) MCTS
8 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.45%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 19 (27.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (23.19%) Active Directory
3 6 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.90%) iptables
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.90%) NFS
4 2 (2.90%) Squid
4 2 (2.90%) XenApp
4 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.90%) WSUS
2 2 (2.90%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 45 (65.22%) Cisco
2 31 (44.93%) VMware
3 28 (40.58%) Juniper
4 27 (39.13%) CheckPoint
5 23 (33.33%) Extreme Networks
5 23 (33.33%) F5
6 21 (30.43%) SolarWinds
7 16 (23.19%) Brocade
7 16 (23.19%) Vyatta
8 14 (20.29%) CA
9 11 (15.94%) Microsoft
10 8 (11.59%) Dell
11 5 (7.25%) Citrix
11 5 (7.25%) Red Hat
12 3 (4.35%) HP
12 3 (4.35%) Perforce
13 2 (2.90%) Avaya
13 2 (2.90%) Mitel
13 2 (2.90%) Radware
13 2 (2.90%) Sage
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