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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 85 89 108
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 193 186 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.48% 3.15% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.09% 16.32% 14.67%
Number of salaries quoted 179 178 128
Median salary £36,301 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1067 1140 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.23% 19.34% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 878 992 885
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +31 59 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Wiltshire 0 49 £36,000 +12.50% 3
Gloucestershire -4 31 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Dorset +7 19 £28,000 -13.17% 2
Devon +10 14 £31,270 -2.28% 2
Cornwall -12 11 £24,250 +15.47% 3
Somerset -13 5 £30,000 -33.33% 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 314 (91.28%) WAN
2 197 (57.27%) Cisco
3 168 (48.84%) Windows
4 139 (40.41%) TCP/IP
5 137 (39.83%) Firewall
6 129 (37.50%) ITIL
7 121 (35.17%) Microsoft
8 118 (34.30%) VMware
9 103 (29.94%) VPN
10 100 (29.07%) Windows Server
11 99 (28.78%) Linux
12 93 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
13 92 (26.74%) Active Directory
14 91 (26.45%) VMware Infrastructure
15 89 (25.87%) VoIP
16 65 (18.90%) DNS
16 65 (18.90%) CCNA
16 65 (18.90%) Data Centre
17 60 (17.44%) MS Exchange
18 58 (16.86%) CCNP
19 57 (16.57%) Windows Server 2012
20 55 (15.99%) Project Management
21 54 (15.70%) Wireless
21 54 (15.70%) MS Excel
21 54 (15.70%) Windows Server 2008
22 52 (15.12%) Security Cleared
23 50 (14.53%) Cisco ASA
23 50 (14.53%) Windows 7
23 50 (14.53%) DHCP
24 49 (14.24%) Network Security

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 60 (17.44%) MS Exchange
2 32 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (6.40%) IIS
4 17 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (4.36%) Apache
5 15 (4.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 11 (3.20%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.33%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.74%) JBoss
8 6 (1.74%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (0.87%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.29%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.29%) Site Server
Applications
1 54 (15.70%) MS Excel
2 42 (12.21%) MS Office
3 22 (6.40%) MS Visio
4 14 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.58%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Infor CRM
1 2 (0.58%) Line 500
1 2 (0.58%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.30%) Office 365
2 17 (4.94%) SaaS
3 11 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.58%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 314 (91.28%) WAN
2 139 (40.41%) TCP/IP
3 137 (39.83%) Firewall
4 103 (29.94%) VPN
5 89 (25.87%) VoIP
6 65 (18.90%) DNS
7 54 (15.70%) Wireless
8 50 (14.53%) Cisco ASA
8 50 (14.53%) DHCP
9 49 (14.24%) Network Security
10 46 (13.37%) VLAN
11 36 (10.47%) ADSL
11 36 (10.47%) Internet
12 35 (10.17%) Wi-Fi
13 31 (9.01%) SAN
14 25 (7.27%) MPLS
15 24 (6.98%) Structured Cabling
15 24 (6.98%) Unified Communications
15 24 (6.98%) WLAN
16 22 (6.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (13.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.74%) Apache Accumulo
2 6 (1.74%) Big Data
2 6 (1.74%) Hadoop
2 6 (1.74%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.58%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (0.58%) MS Access
5 2 (0.58%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.29%) GIS
6 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (3.49%) LoadRunner
2 3 (0.87%) Cucumber
2 3 (0.87%) JIRA
2 3 (0.87%) JUnit
2 3 (0.87%) Selenium
2 3 (0.87%) SpecFlow
3 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.29%) TestNG
General
1 36 (10.47%) Telecoms
2 30 (8.72%) Finance
3 9 (2.62%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.33%) Back Office
5 7 (2.03%) Banking
5 7 (2.03%) Front Office
6 6 (1.74%) Advertising
7 5 (1.45%) Automotive
8 3 (0.87%) Games
8 3 (0.87%) Legal
8 3 (0.87%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.58%) Billing
9 2 (0.58%) Military
10 1 (0.29%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (22.38%) Network Engineer
2 64 (18.60%) Analyst
3 63 (18.31%) Support Engineer
4 43 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 39 (11.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 35 (10.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 33 (9.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 26 (7.56%) Support Analyst
9 20 (5.81%) Cisco Engineer
9 20 (5.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 20 (5.81%) Desktop Support
10 18 (5.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 18 (5.23%) Service Desk Support
11 17 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
11 17 (4.94%) Voice Engineer
12 15 (4.36%) IT Engineer
12 15 (4.36%) IT Support
13 12 (3.49%) Infrastructure Support
13 12 (3.49%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
13 12 (3.49%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.74%) ELK Stack
1 6 (1.74%) HTML
1 6 (1.74%) Kafka
2 5 (1.45%) .NET
2 5 (1.45%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.16%) Web Services
4 3 (0.87%) HTML5
4 3 (0.87%) JDBC
5 1 (0.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 65 (18.90%) Data Centre
2 29 (8.43%) Driving Licence
3 24 (6.98%) IVR
4 23 (6.69%) Management Information System
4 23 (6.69%) Video Conferencing
5 15 (4.36%) Clustering
6 12 (3.49%) Statistics
7 11 (3.20%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.20%) Handset
8 10 (2.91%) Blackberry
9 9 (2.62%) Fat Client
9 9 (2.62%) Thin Client
10 8 (2.33%) Cybercrime
10 8 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.33%) Replication
10 8 (2.33%) Security Operations Centre
11 7 (2.03%) ASIC
11 7 (2.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 7 (2.03%) iPhone
12 6 (1.74%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 168 (48.84%) Windows
2 100 (29.07%) Windows Server
3 99 (28.78%) Linux
4 57 (16.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 54 (15.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 50 (14.53%) Windows 7
7 38 (11.05%) Windows 8
8 37 (10.76%) Unix
9 25 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (5.81%) Windows 10
11 19 (5.52%) Windows Vista
12 15 (4.36%) Android
13 13 (3.78%) CentOS
14 11 (3.20%) Windows XP
15 7 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (1.45%) AIX
17 3 (0.87%) Windows 2000
18 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
18 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (37.50%) ITIL
2 55 (15.99%) Project Management
3 47 (13.66%) PRINCE2
4 41 (11.92%) Service Delivery
5 38 (11.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (8.14%) ITIL V3
7 27 (7.85%) Business Continuity
8 25 (7.27%) Load Balancing
8 25 (7.27%) Service Management
9 21 (6.10%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (4.36%) Data Security
10 15 (4.36%) Mentoring
11 13 (3.78%) Capacity Management
11 13 (3.78%) Information Security
12 12 (3.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (3.49%) Infrastructure Management
12 12 (3.49%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (3.20%) Supplier Management
14 10 (2.91%) Performance Testing
14 10 (2.91%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.81%) Java
2 17 (4.94%) C#
3 13 (3.78%) C++
4 12 (3.49%) SQL
5 9 (2.62%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.74%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.45%) Python
9 3 (0.87%) PHP
9 3 (0.87%) Ruby
10 2 (0.58%) Perl
10 2 (0.58%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.29%) C
11 1 (0.29%) VB
11 1 (0.29%) VC++
Qualifications
1 93 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (18.90%) CCNA
3 58 (16.86%) CCNP
4 52 (15.12%) Security Cleared
5 36 (10.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (7.56%) SC Cleared
7 25 (7.27%) DV Cleared
8 20 (5.81%) MCSA
9 18 (5.23%) A+ Certification
10 16 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
11 14 (4.07%) CCDP
11 14 (4.07%) MCSE
12 13 (3.78%) Degree
13 12 (3.49%) ISEB
14 9 (2.62%) MCP
15 8 (2.33%) CCSP
15 8 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (2.03%) CCVP
16 7 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (1.74%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.17%) SLA
2 9 (2.62%) QA
3 3 (0.87%) BS7799
3 3 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 92 (26.74%) Active Directory
2 91 (26.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.23%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (3.78%) XenApp
6 12 (3.49%) VMware ESX
7 11 (3.20%) Firmware
8 8 (2.33%) vSphere
9 6 (1.74%) Apache Flume
9 6 (1.74%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.58%) NFS
11 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.29%) vCloud
12 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (4.36%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (4.36%) Cisco UCCX
2 14 (4.07%) Cisco UCCE
2 14 (4.07%) Tivoli
3 13 (3.78%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (2.03%) Cisco Prime
4 7 (2.03%) SCCM
5 6 (1.74%) FortiGate
5 6 (1.74%) Kibana
5 6 (1.74%) logstash
6 4 (1.16%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.87%) WSUS
8 2 (0.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.58%) MOM
8 2 (0.58%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.58%) SCOM
8 2 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.58%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.29%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 197 (57.27%) Cisco
2 121 (35.17%) Microsoft
3 118 (34.30%) VMware
4 41 (11.92%) HP
5 36 (10.47%) CheckPoint
6 34 (9.88%) Citrix
7 29 (8.43%) Juniper
8 23 (6.69%) Avaya
8 23 (6.69%) IBM
9 22 (6.40%) EMC
10 20 (5.81%) Dell
11 19 (5.52%) Mitel
12 17 (4.94%) Aruba
13 16 (4.65%) Veeam
14 15 (4.36%) WatchGuard
15 13 (3.78%) Brocade
15 13 (3.78%) Red Hat
15 13 (3.78%) SolarWinds
15 13 (3.78%) Symantec
16 11 (3.20%) BT
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