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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 76 95 105
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +10
Permanent jobs citing LAN 203 174 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.64% 2.92% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.59% 15.58% 15.14%
Number of salaries quoted 186 167 132
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +28.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £51,400 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1036 1117 1050
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.55% 18.76% 17.01%
Number of salaries quoted 864 985 899
Median salary £39,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +4 56 £42,500 +11.11% 2
Wiltshire +1 53 £33,750 +5.46% 2
Gloucestershire 0 31 £41,500 -17.00% 3
Dorset -1 17 £28,000 -1.75% 3
Cornwall -2 17 £24,500 +16.66% 4
Devon +15 16 £30,000 +18.81%
Somerset +1 9 £32,500 +66.66% 2
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 320 (93.29%) WAN
2 183 (53.35%) Cisco
3 169 (49.27%) Windows
4 133 (38.78%) Firewall
5 128 (37.32%) TCP/IP
6 125 (36.44%) ITIL
7 120 (34.99%) VMware
8 111 (32.36%) Microsoft
9 101 (29.45%) Active Directory
10 96 (27.99%) Linux
10 96 (27.99%) Windows Server
11 95 (27.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 94 (27.41%) VPN
13 85 (24.78%) Cisco Certification
14 74 (21.57%) VoIP
15 66 (19.24%) Security Cleared
16 65 (18.95%) DNS
17 61 (17.78%) Data Centre
18 60 (17.49%) CCNA
19 56 (16.33%) MS Exchange
20 55 (16.03%) Windows Server 2012
21 54 (15.74%) MS Excel
22 53 (15.45%) DHCP
22 53 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
23 51 (14.87%) Network Security
23 51 (14.87%) CCNP
24 50 (14.58%) VLAN
25 49 (14.29%) Windows 7
26 48 (13.99%) Wireless
27 46 (13.41%) SQL Server

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 56 (16.33%) MS Exchange
2 24 (7.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (5.25%) IIS
4 15 (4.37%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (3.50%) Apache
6 12 (3.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (2.04%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.58%) JBoss
10 2 (0.58%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.29%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.29%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.29%) Site Server
Applications
1 54 (15.74%) MS Excel
2 43 (12.54%) MS Office
3 16 (4.66%) MS Visio
4 10 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.58%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Infor CRM
1 3 (0.87%) Line 500
1 3 (0.87%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.75%) Office 365
2 13 (3.79%) SaaS
3 8 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.46%) IaaS
5 4 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 320 (93.29%) WAN
2 133 (38.78%) Firewall
3 128 (37.32%) TCP/IP
4 94 (27.41%) VPN
5 74 (21.57%) VoIP
6 65 (18.95%) DNS
7 53 (15.45%) DHCP
8 51 (14.87%) Network Security
9 50 (14.58%) VLAN
10 48 (13.99%) Wireless
11 43 (12.54%) Cisco ASA
12 38 (11.08%) Internet
13 35 (10.20%) WLAN
14 33 (9.62%) ADSL
15 31 (9.04%) Wi-Fi
16 30 (8.75%) SAN
17 25 (7.29%) Unified Communications
18 22 (6.41%) HTTP
19 21 (6.12%) Structured Cabling
20 19 (5.54%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.87%) Big Data
4 3 (0.87%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 3 (0.87%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.58%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (0.58%) MS Access
5 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.29%) GIS
6 1 (0.29%) MySQL
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (2.92%) LoadRunner
2 3 (0.87%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.29%) JIRA
3 1 (0.29%) JUnit
3 1 (0.29%) Selenium
3 1 (0.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 30 (8.75%) Telecoms
2 23 (6.71%) Finance
3 10 (2.92%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.62%) Back Office
5 7 (2.04%) Banking
5 7 (2.04%) Front Office
6 6 (1.75%) Advertising
6 6 (1.75%) Automotive
7 3 (0.87%) Legal
7 3 (0.87%) Retail
8 2 (0.58%) Law
8 2 (0.58%) Military
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 74 (21.57%) Network Engineer
2 66 (19.24%) Support Engineer
3 60 (17.49%) Analyst
4 43 (12.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 38 (11.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 34 (9.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 32 (9.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 28 (8.16%) Support Analyst
9 22 (6.41%) IT Support
10 21 (6.12%) Cisco Engineer
10 21 (6.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 19 (5.54%) Desktop Support
11 19 (5.54%) IT Engineer
12 18 (5.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 17 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support
14 16 (4.66%) Network Manager
14 16 (4.66%) Service Desk Support
15 15 (4.37%) Infrastructure Support
15 15 (4.37%) Voice Engineer
16 14 (4.08%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.17%) .NET
1 4 (1.17%) ASP.NET
2 3 (0.87%) HTML
3 2 (0.58%) ELK Stack
3 2 (0.58%) Kafka
3 2 (0.58%) Web Services
4 1 (0.29%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.29%) CSS
4 1 (0.29%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 61 (17.78%) Data Centre
2 36 (10.50%) Driving Licence
3 24 (7.00%) Video Conferencing
4 19 (5.54%) IVR
4 19 (5.54%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.08%) Clustering
6 13 (3.79%) Fat Client
6 13 (3.79%) Thin Client
7 12 (3.50%) Handset
7 12 (3.50%) Statistics
8 11 (3.21%) Cybercrime
9 9 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.62%) Replication
10 8 (2.33%) Blackberry
10 8 (2.33%) NHS
11 7 (2.04%) ASIC
11 7 (2.04%) Computer Science
11 7 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (1.75%) EPoS
12 6 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 169 (49.27%) Windows
2 96 (27.99%) Linux
2 96 (27.99%) Windows Server
3 55 (16.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 38 (11.08%) Windows 8
7 36 (10.50%) Unix
8 24 (7.00%) Windows 10
9 21 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (5.25%) Windows Vista
11 16 (4.66%) Windows XP
12 13 (3.79%) Android
13 11 (3.21%) CentOS
14 9 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (1.75%) AIX
15 6 (1.75%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.29%) HPUX
16 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (36.44%) ITIL
2 44 (12.83%) Project Management
3 37 (10.79%) Service Delivery
4 36 (10.50%) PRINCE2
4 36 (10.50%) Service Management
5 34 (9.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (8.16%) Business Continuity
7 25 (7.29%) ITIL V3
8 22 (6.41%) Load Balancing
9 17 (4.96%) Infrastructure Management
10 15 (4.37%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (4.37%) Mentoring
11 14 (4.08%) Capacity Management
11 14 (4.08%) Data Security
11 14 (4.08%) Network Management
12 13 (3.79%) Information Security
13 12 (3.50%) Identity Access Management
13 12 (3.50%) Supplier Management
14 10 (2.92%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (2.62%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (4.66%) Java
2 14 (4.08%) C#
3 13 (3.79%) SQL
4 10 (2.92%) C++
5 9 (2.62%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.87%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.29%) Perl
9 1 (0.29%) Python
9 1 (0.29%) Ruby
9 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 85 (24.78%) Cisco Certification
2 66 (19.24%) Security Cleared
3 60 (17.49%) CCNA
4 51 (14.87%) CCNP
5 36 (10.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (9.91%) SC Cleared
7 32 (9.33%) DV Cleared
8 17 (4.96%) MCSA
9 15 (4.37%) A+ Certification
9 15 (4.37%) Degree
10 13 (3.79%) Network+ Certification
11 12 (3.50%) CCDP
12 11 (3.21%) MCSE
13 10 (2.92%) ISEB
14 9 (2.62%) MCP
15 8 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (2.04%) CCSP
17 6 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
18 5 (1.46%) CCDA
19 4 (1.17%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.62%) SLA
2 7 (2.04%) QA
3 3 (0.87%) BS7799
3 3 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 101 (29.45%) Active Directory
2 95 (27.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (4.66%) Hyper-V
4 14 (4.08%) VMware ESX
5 13 (3.79%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (2.92%) XenApp
7 9 (2.62%) vSphere
8 7 (2.04%) Firmware
9 5 (1.46%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.58%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.58%) XenServer
12 1 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.29%) KVM
12 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.29%) vCloud
12 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (4.08%) Tivoli
2 12 (3.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (2.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 8 (2.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (2.04%) Cisco Prime
5 6 (1.75%) SCCM
6 3 (0.87%) AirWatch
6 3 (0.87%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.87%) WSUS
7 2 (0.58%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.58%) Kibana
7 2 (0.58%) logstash
7 2 (0.58%) SCOM
7 2 (0.58%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.29%) MOM
8 1 (0.29%) Nagios
8 1 (0.29%) OpenView
8 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 183 (53.35%) Cisco
2 120 (34.99%) VMware
3 111 (32.36%) Microsoft
4 37 (10.79%) CheckPoint
4 37 (10.79%) HP
5 29 (8.45%) Citrix
6 26 (7.58%) Juniper
7 24 (7.00%) IBM
8 22 (6.41%) Avaya
9 20 (5.83%) Mitel
10 19 (5.54%) EMC
11 17 (4.96%) Veeam
12 14 (4.08%) Brocade
12 14 (4.08%) WatchGuard
13 13 (3.79%) SolarWinds
14 12 (3.50%) Aruba
14 12 (3.50%) BT
14 12 (3.50%) Dell
14 12 (3.50%) Symantec
15 11 (3.21%) Siemens
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Westbury, Wiltshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Network Compucare
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newquay, Cornwall
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Cotterell Consulting
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago