The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 105 91 101
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 139 177 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.62% 3.06% 2.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.00% 16.31% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 122 147 133
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
LAN
England

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1069 1085 1030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 20.14% 18.79% 17.28%
Number of salaries quoted 899 911 807
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

LAN
Salary Trend in the South West

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

LAN Salary Trend in the South West

LAN
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in the South West

LAN
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bristol -12 30 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Wiltshire -19 27 £24,000 -40.00% 3
Gloucestershire +5 26 £40,000 +3.89% 5
Somerset -2 25 £40,000 -
Cornwall -16 11 £23,000 +9.52%
Dorset +11 9 £30,500 +4.27% 2
Devon -16 6 £17,500 -46.96% 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 West region with a requirement for LAN.

1 263 (87.09%) WAN
2 144 (47.68%) Windows
3 141 (46.69%) Cisco
4 137 (45.36%) Firewall
5 114 (37.75%) VMware
6 105 (34.77%) TCP/IP
7 102 (33.77%) ITIL
8 100 (33.11%) Microsoft
9 97 (32.12%) Active Directory
10 88 (29.14%) VPN
11 87 (28.81%) Windows Server
12 83 (27.48%) MS Exchange
13 80 (26.49%) Cisco Certification
13 80 (26.49%) VMware Infrastructure
14 71 (23.51%) Linux
15 70 (23.18%) Citrix
16 69 (22.85%) VoIP
17 65 (21.52%) Exchange Server 2010
18 64 (21.19%) Windows 7
19 63 (20.86%) VLAN
20 60 (19.87%) CCNA
21 55 (18.21%) Data Centre
22 53 (17.55%) XenApp
22 53 (17.55%) Windows Server 2008
23 51 (16.89%) Windows Server 2012
24 50 (16.56%) DNS
25 47 (15.56%) CCNP
26 45 (14.90%) Wireless
27 44 (14.57%) Service Delivery
28 43 (14.24%) Telecoms

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 83 (27.48%) MS Exchange
2 65 (21.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 21 (6.95%) Apache
5 18 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (5.96%) Skype for Business
6 12 (3.97%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.98%) IIS
8 6 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.99%) IBM Notes
8 6 (1.99%) JBoss
8 6 (1.99%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.66%) IBM Domino
9 5 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.99%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.33%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 40 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 39 (12.91%) MS Office
3 13 (4.30%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.66%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.28%) Office 365
2 16 (5.30%) SaaS
3 12 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 263 (87.09%) WAN
2 137 (45.36%) Firewall
3 105 (34.77%) TCP/IP
4 88 (29.14%) VPN
5 69 (22.85%) VoIP
6 63 (20.86%) VLAN
7 50 (16.56%) DNS
8 45 (14.90%) Wireless
9 41 (13.58%) Wi-Fi
10 39 (12.91%) Cisco ASA
11 37 (12.25%) OSPF
12 33 (10.93%) MPLS
13 32 (10.60%) Network Security
14 29 (9.60%) BGP
15 28 (9.27%) SSL
16 27 (8.94%) DHCP
16 27 (8.94%) EIGRP
17 24 (7.95%) ADSL
17 24 (7.95%) Internet
17 24 (7.95%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.62%) MySQL
3 6 (1.99%) Apache Accumulo
3 6 (1.99%) Big Data
3 6 (1.99%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.66%) MS Access
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.32%) LoadRunner
2 6 (1.99%) Cucumber
2 6 (1.99%) JIRA
2 6 (1.99%) JUnit
2 6 (1.99%) Selenium
2 6 (1.99%) SpecFlow
3 4 (1.32%) TestNG
4 1 (0.33%) MSI
General
1 43 (14.24%) Telecoms
2 42 (13.91%) Finance
3 12 (3.97%) Multimedia
4 9 (2.98%) Retail
5 8 (2.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.99%) Advertising
6 3 (0.99%) Banking
6 3 (0.99%) Games
7 2 (0.66%) Billing
8 1 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (20.86%) Network Engineer
2 60 (19.87%) Analyst
3 42 (13.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 37 (12.25%) Support Engineer
5 31 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (7.62%) Administrator
6 23 (7.62%) IT Engineer
7 22 (7.28%) Systems Administrator
8 19 (6.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 16 (5.30%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 16 (5.30%) Linux Administrator
9 16 (5.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 15 (4.97%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 15 (4.97%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (4.97%) Support Analyst
10 15 (4.97%) Telecoms Administrator
11 14 (4.64%) IT Analyst
11 14 (4.64%) Network Analyst
12 13 (4.30%) Desktop Support
12 13 (4.30%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.96%) LAMP
2 6 (1.99%) .NET
2 6 (1.99%) ELK Stack
2 6 (1.99%) JDBC
2 6 (1.99%) Kafka
2 6 (1.99%) Web Services
3 4 (1.32%) HTML
3 4 (1.32%) Spring
4 3 (0.99%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.99%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.99%) HTML5
5 1 (0.33%) COM
5 1 (0.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 55 (18.21%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.95%) Management Information System
3 20 (6.62%) IVR
4 18 (5.96%) Driving Licence
5 16 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.64%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (2.98%) Computer Science
8 8 (2.65%) Replication
8 8 (2.65%) Security Operations Centre
9 7 (2.32%) Clustering
10 6 (1.99%) Blackberry
10 6 (1.99%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (1.99%) Fat Client
10 6 (1.99%) Handset
10 6 (1.99%) iPhone
10 6 (1.99%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.32%) EqualLogic
12 3 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.99%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.99%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 144 (47.68%) Windows
2 87 (28.81%) Windows Server
3 71 (23.51%) Linux
4 64 (21.19%) Windows 7
5 53 (17.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 51 (16.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (13.25%) Windows 8
8 22 (7.28%) Unix
9 21 (6.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (4.97%) Windows 10
10 15 (4.97%) Windows Vista
11 14 (4.64%) Mac OS
12 7 (2.32%) CentOS
13 6 (1.99%) Android
13 6 (1.99%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.66%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.66%) Solaris
16 1 (0.33%) Debian
16 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (33.77%) ITIL
2 44 (14.57%) Service Delivery
3 38 (12.58%) Project Management
4 35 (11.59%) PRINCE2
5 27 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 24 (7.95%) Problem Management
7 23 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 22 (7.28%) Load Balancing
9 21 (6.95%) Performance Monitoring
10 19 (6.29%) Presales
11 18 (5.96%) Capacity Planning
12 16 (5.30%) Mentoring
12 16 (5.30%) Migration
13 15 (4.97%) Network Design
14 12 (3.97%) Configuration Management
14 12 (3.97%) Validation
15 10 (3.31%) Capacity Management
15 10 (3.31%) ITIL V3
15 10 (3.31%) Security Operations
16 9 (2.98%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.95%) PHP
1 24 (7.95%) SQL
2 22 (7.28%) Perl
3 13 (4.30%) Java
4 12 (3.97%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.31%) C#
6 9 (2.98%) C++
7 7 (2.32%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.32%) Ruby
8 6 (1.99%) Python
8 6 (1.99%) VB
9 2 (0.66%) C
9 2 (0.66%) VC++
10 1 (0.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 80 (26.49%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (19.87%) CCNA
3 47 (15.56%) CCNP
4 34 (11.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 25 (8.28%) ITIL Certification
6 22 (7.28%) Security Cleared
7 17 (5.63%) MCSA
8 16 (5.30%) Degree
8 16 (5.30%) SC Cleared
9 14 (4.64%) A+ Certification
9 14 (4.64%) CCDP
10 13 (4.30%) Network+ Certification
11 11 (3.64%) MCSE
12 8 (2.65%) CCSA
12 8 (2.65%) DV Cleared
13 7 (2.32%) CCSE
13 7 (2.32%) CCVP
13 7 (2.32%) ISEB
13 7 (2.32%) MCP
14 6 (1.99%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (11.92%) SLA
2 5 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 97 (32.12%) Active Directory
2 80 (26.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (17.55%) XenApp
4 17 (5.63%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.97%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.65%) Firmware
7 7 (2.32%) vSphere
8 6 (1.99%) Apache Flume
9 5 (1.66%) ISA Server
10 4 (1.32%) NFS
11 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.99%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.99%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.33%) iptables
12 1 (0.33%) Squid
12 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (4.97%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (4.97%) Cisco UCCX
2 14 (4.64%) Cisco UCCE
3 11 (3.64%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.99%) FortiGate
4 6 (1.99%) Kibana
4 6 (1.99%) logstash
5 5 (1.66%) SCCM
6 3 (0.99%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.99%) MOM
6 3 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.66%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.66%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.66%) Puppet
8 1 (0.33%) Ansible
8 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.33%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.33%) cPanel
8 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 141 (46.69%) Cisco
2 114 (37.75%) VMware
3 100 (33.11%) Microsoft
4 70 (23.18%) Citrix
5 33 (10.93%) Juniper
6 32 (10.60%) HP
7 27 (8.94%) CheckPoint
8 18 (5.96%) Dell
9 15 (4.97%) Aruba
9 15 (4.97%) Intel
10 13 (4.30%) EMC
10 13 (4.30%) Intel Security
10 13 (4.30%) Nokia
10 13 (4.30%) Symantec
10 13 (4.30%) WatchGuard
11 12 (3.97%) Avaya
11 12 (3.97%) F5
12 10 (3.31%) NetApp
13 8 (2.65%) IBM
13 8 (2.65%) Sophos
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