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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 105 86 110
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +24
Permanent jobs citing LAN 143 200 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.75% 3.31% 2.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.75% 16.09% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 129 168 133
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £74,500 £57,500
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
1040 1243 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.97% 20.56% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 849 1042 819
Median salary £35,000 £37,150 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.78% -0.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +13 36 £42,500 -39.28% 6
Wiltshire -11 29 £32,500 -5.79% 5
Gloucestershire -3 24 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Somerset -23 16 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Dorset +18 13 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Devon -8 12 £33,750 -2.17% 3
Cornwall -18 6 £23,000 +9.52% 1
LAN
England

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 281 (88.09%) WAN
2 156 (48.90%) Cisco
3 152 (47.65%) Windows
4 129 (40.44%) Firewall
5 117 (36.68%) TCP/IP
6 108 (33.86%) ITIL
7 106 (33.23%) Microsoft
8 104 (32.60%) VMware
9 98 (30.72%) Active Directory
10 96 (30.09%) VPN
11 87 (27.27%) Windows Server
12 85 (26.65%) Cisco Certification
13 84 (26.33%) VoIP
14 75 (23.51%) VMware Infrastructure
15 73 (22.88%) MS Exchange
16 67 (21.00%) Linux
16 67 (21.00%) Windows 7
17 62 (19.44%) Citrix
18 60 (18.81%) CCNA
19 55 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
20 54 (16.93%) Data Centre
21 53 (16.61%) VLAN
22 52 (16.30%) DNS
23 51 (15.99%) Windows Server 2008
24 50 (15.67%) Windows Server 2012
25 49 (15.36%) Wireless
26 46 (14.42%) CCNP
27 45 (14.11%) Service Delivery
28 44 (13.79%) Finance
28 44 (13.79%) XenApp

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 73 (22.88%) MS Exchange
2 55 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (4.70%) Apache
4 15 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (4.70%) Skype for Business
5 11 (3.45%) IIS
5 11 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.88%) JBoss
6 6 (1.88%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.57%) IBM Domino
7 5 (1.57%) IBM Notes
7 5 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.94%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (0.94%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (11.91%) MS Excel
1 38 (11.91%) MS Office
2 16 (5.02%) MS Visio
3 11 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.46%) Office 365
2 16 (5.02%) SaaS
3 15 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 281 (88.09%) WAN
2 129 (40.44%) Firewall
3 117 (36.68%) TCP/IP
4 96 (30.09%) VPN
5 84 (26.33%) VoIP
6 53 (16.61%) VLAN
7 52 (16.30%) DNS
8 49 (15.36%) Wireless
9 43 (13.48%) Cisco ASA
10 38 (11.91%) Wi-Fi
11 34 (10.66%) Network Security
12 32 (10.03%) OSPF
13 31 (9.72%) MPLS
14 29 (9.09%) Internet
15 27 (8.46%) DHCP
16 25 (7.84%) ADSL
16 25 (7.84%) SSL
17 23 (7.21%) BGP
18 21 (6.58%) EIGRP
19 20 (6.27%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.39%) MySQL
3 6 (1.88%) Apache Accumulo
3 6 (1.88%) Big Data
3 6 (1.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.63%) MS Access
4 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (2.82%) LoadRunner
2 6 (1.88%) Cucumber
2 6 (1.88%) JIRA
2 6 (1.88%) JUnit
2 6 (1.88%) Selenium
2 6 (1.88%) SpecFlow
3 4 (1.25%) TestNG
4 1 (0.31%) MSI
General
1 44 (13.79%) Finance
2 40 (12.54%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.76%) Multimedia
4 9 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.82%) Retail
5 6 (1.88%) Banking
6 5 (1.57%) Back Office
7 4 (1.25%) Front Office
8 3 (0.94%) Advertising
8 3 (0.94%) Games
8 3 (0.94%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Automotive
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (21.63%) Analyst
1 69 (21.63%) Network Engineer
2 46 (14.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 43 (13.48%) Support Engineer
4 33 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 20 (6.27%) Support Analyst
6 19 (5.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 19 (5.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 19 (5.96%) Desktop Support
6 19 (5.96%) Service Desk Support
7 17 (5.33%) Administrator
8 15 (4.70%) IT Engineer
8 15 (4.70%) Network Analyst
8 15 (4.70%) Voice Engineer
9 14 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 14 (4.39%) IT Analyst
9 14 (4.39%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (4.39%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
10 13 (4.08%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.45%) LAMP
2 6 (1.88%) ELK Stack
2 6 (1.88%) HTML
2 6 (1.88%) JDBC
2 6 (1.88%) Kafka
2 6 (1.88%) Web Services
3 4 (1.25%) Spring
4 3 (0.94%) .NET
4 3 (0.94%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.94%) HTML5
5 1 (0.31%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.93%) Data Centre
2 23 (7.21%) IVR
3 20 (6.27%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.96%) Video Conferencing
5 18 (5.64%) Driving Licence
6 14 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.39%) Clustering
7 11 (3.45%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.13%) Blackberry
8 10 (3.13%) Handset
9 8 (2.51%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (2.19%) iPhone
10 7 (2.19%) Replication
11 6 (1.88%) Cyberthreat
11 6 (1.88%) Fat Client
11 6 (1.88%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.88%) Thin Client
12 4 (1.25%) ASIC
12 4 (1.25%) Internet of Things
12 4 (1.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 152 (47.65%) Windows
2 87 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 67 (21.00%) Linux
3 67 (21.00%) Windows 7
4 51 (15.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (15.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (13.48%) Windows 8
7 24 (7.52%) Unix
8 20 (6.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (5.02%) Windows 10
10 15 (4.70%) Windows Vista
11 12 (3.76%) Android
12 7 (2.19%) CentOS
12 7 (2.19%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.88%) Windows XP
14 5 (1.57%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.63%) AIX
15 2 (0.63%) Solaris
16 1 (0.31%) Debian
16 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (33.86%) ITIL
2 45 (14.11%) Service Delivery
3 37 (11.60%) Project Management
4 33 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 28 (8.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 27 (8.46%) Load Balancing
7 24 (7.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 22 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
9 21 (6.58%) Capacity Planning
9 21 (6.58%) Problem Management
10 17 (5.33%) Network Design
11 16 (5.02%) Mentoring
12 14 (4.39%) ITIL V3
13 13 (4.08%) Presales
13 13 (4.08%) Service Management
14 12 (3.76%) Business Continuity
14 12 (3.76%) Capacity Management
14 12 (3.76%) Configuration Management
14 12 (3.76%) Validation
15 10 (3.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.90%) SQL
2 17 (5.33%) PHP
3 15 (4.70%) Java
3 15 (4.70%) Perl
4 12 (3.76%) C#
4 12 (3.76%) PowerShell
5 11 (3.45%) C++
6 7 (2.19%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.19%) Ruby
7 6 (1.88%) Python
8 3 (0.94%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.94%) VB
9 2 (0.63%) C
9 2 (0.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 85 (26.65%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (18.81%) CCNA
3 46 (14.42%) CCNP
4 35 (10.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (9.40%) Security Cleared
6 24 (7.52%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (6.27%) SC Cleared
8 19 (5.96%) Degree
9 17 (5.33%) CCDP
9 17 (5.33%) MCSA
10 15 (4.70%) A+ Certification
11 13 (4.08%) Network+ Certification
12 12 (3.76%) MCSE
13 10 (3.13%) DV Cleared
14 9 (2.82%) CCSA
14 9 (2.82%) ISEB
15 8 (2.51%) CCDA
15 8 (2.51%) CCSE
16 7 (2.19%) CCVP
17 6 (1.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.17%) SLA
2 5 (1.57%) QA
3 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 98 (30.72%) Active Directory
2 75 (23.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (13.79%) XenApp
4 18 (5.64%) Hyper-V
5 12 (3.76%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (3.13%) Firmware
7 8 (2.51%) ISA Server
8 6 (1.88%) Apache Flume
9 5 (1.57%) vSphere
10 4 (1.25%) NFS
11 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.94%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.63%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.31%) iptables
13 1 (0.31%) vCloud
13 1 (0.31%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (4.70%) Cisco CUCM
1 15 (4.70%) Cisco UCCX
2 14 (4.39%) Cisco UCCE
3 11 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (2.51%) SCCM
5 6 (1.88%) FortiGate
5 6 (1.88%) Kibana
5 6 (1.88%) logstash
6 5 (1.57%) AirWatch
7 4 (1.25%) MOM
7 4 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.63%) Puppet
8 2 (0.63%) SCOM
8 2 (0.63%) WSUS
9 1 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.31%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 156 (48.90%) Cisco
2 106 (33.23%) Microsoft
3 104 (32.60%) VMware
4 62 (19.44%) Citrix
5 41 (12.85%) Juniper
6 36 (11.29%) CheckPoint
7 30 (9.40%) HP
8 20 (6.27%) Avaya
9 17 (5.33%) Dell
10 15 (4.70%) Aruba
10 15 (4.70%) Intel
11 13 (4.08%) F5
11 13 (4.08%) Intel Security
11 13 (4.08%) Nokia
11 13 (4.08%) WatchGuard
12 12 (3.76%) Symantec
13 11 (3.45%) EMC
13 11 (3.45%) IBM
14 10 (3.13%) NetApp
14 10 (3.13%) Siemens
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Devizes, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £68000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £27,023 - £30,612 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Significant bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Swindon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £34085.00 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ds Smith Plc
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Bonus Up To 10%
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Penison, Share Scheme, Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £68000 - £72000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: circa £26,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited
Salary: Upto £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago