The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 42 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 37 36 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.21% 4.20% 4.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.74% 18.85% 18.01%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 36
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £28,850 £17,875
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,250 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
LAN
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
221 191 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 31.13% 22.26% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 175 166 204
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LAN across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

LAN
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

LAN Salary Trend in Southampton

LAN
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN.

1 82 (93.18%) WAN
2 48 (54.55%) Cisco
3 46 (52.27%) Firewall
4 32 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 32 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 30 (34.09%) SC Cleared
6 23 (26.14%) CheckPoint
7 22 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (25.00%) Wireless
8 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
9 19 (21.59%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (20.45%) VoIP
11 17 (19.32%) Linux
11 17 (19.32%) VMware
12 15 (17.05%) SMTP
12 15 (17.05%) HTTP
12 15 (17.05%) CCNA
12 15 (17.05%) Internet
12 15 (17.05%) SAN
12 15 (17.05%) SIEM
13 14 (15.91%) Active Directory
13 14 (15.91%) Citrix
13 14 (15.91%) Windows
14 13 (14.77%) ITIL
15 12 (13.64%) DV Cleared
15 12 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (12.50%) MS Exchange
17 10 (11.36%) SQL
17 10 (11.36%) SLA
17 10 (11.36%) DNS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing LAN also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LAN. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.95%) Lync
3 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (93.18%) WAN
2 46 (52.27%) Firewall
3 32 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 22 (25.00%) Wireless
4 22 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (20.45%) VoIP
6 15 (17.05%) HTTP
6 15 (17.05%) SMTP
6 15 (17.05%) SAN
6 15 (17.05%) Internet
7 12 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (11.36%) DNS
9 7 (7.95%) WLAN
9 7 (7.95%) DHCP
9 7 (7.95%) BGP
9 7 (7.95%) VLAN
9 7 (7.95%) Network Security
10 6 (6.82%) EIGRP
10 6 (6.82%) OSPF
10 6 (6.82%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.55%) MySQL
2 3 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.14%) DB2
4 1 (1.14%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (3.41%) Games
2 2 (2.27%) Local Government
2 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (47.73%) Network Engineer
2 21 (23.86%) Analyst
2 21 (23.86%) Team Leader
2 21 (23.86%) Network Team Leader
3 13 (14.77%) Firewall Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (7.95%) Architect
5 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (4.55%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (3.41%) Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Software Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.41%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (2.27%) Implementation Engineer
8 2 (2.27%) Voice Engineer
8 2 (2.27%) Technical Design Authority
8 2 (2.27%) Junior
8 2 (2.27%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) HTML
1 3 (3.41%) CSS
1 3 (3.41%) LAMP
1 3 (3.41%) HTML5
1 3 (3.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.55%) PKI
3 2 (2.27%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.14%) Clustering
4 1 (1.14%) CESG
4 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.32%) Linux
2 14 (15.91%) Windows
3 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.41%) Solaris
5 3 (3.41%) FreeBSD
6 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.27%) Android
7 1 (1.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.05%) SIEM
2 13 (14.77%) ITIL
3 5 (5.68%) Incident Management
4 4 (4.55%) Fault Management
4 4 (4.55%) Network Design
4 4 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.41%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (3.41%) Software Engineering
5 3 (3.41%) Computer Forensics
5 3 (3.41%) Ethical Hacking
5 3 (3.41%) Security Testing
5 3 (3.41%) Change Control
5 3 (3.41%) Data Protection
5 3 (3.41%) Information Security
5 3 (3.41%) Malware Analysis
6 2 (2.27%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.27%) People Management
6 2 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.27%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.36%) SQL
2 3 (3.41%) Python
2 3 (3.41%) Go
2 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 30 (34.09%) SC Cleared
3 19 (21.59%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (17.05%) CCNA
5 12 (13.64%) DV Cleared
6 7 (7.95%) Degree
7 6 (6.82%) CCNP
8 3 (3.41%) GIAC
8 3 (3.41%) CEH
9 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.14%) MCITP
10 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.14%) RHCE
10 1 (1.14%) MCSE
10 1 (1.14%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) SLA
2 3 (3.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
3 5 (5.68%) vSphere
4 3 (3.41%) Snort
4 3 (3.41%) XenApp
4 3 (3.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.14%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 48 (54.55%) Cisco
2 23 (26.14%) CheckPoint
3 21 (23.86%) Microsoft
4 17 (19.32%) VMware
5 14 (15.91%) Citrix
6 5 (5.68%) Google
6 5 (5.68%) F5
7 3 (3.41%) Juniper
8 2 (2.27%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (2.27%) Mitel
8 2 (2.27%) Sourcefire
8 2 (2.27%) Avaya
8 2 (2.27%) HP
8 2 (2.27%) Dell
9 1 (1.14%) Oracle
9 1 (1.14%) SAP
9 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.14%) Infoblox
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