The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 54 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 33 38 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.84% 4.21% 3.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.37% 18.36% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 31
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £17,875 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £55,750 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -2.59%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
190 207 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 22.12% 22.95% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 165 200 168
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
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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 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 70 (86.42%) WAN
2 45 (55.56%) Windows
3 36 (44.44%) Cisco
4 28 (34.57%) Active Directory
5 25 (30.86%) TCP/IP
6 24 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 21 (25.93%) Firewall
7 21 (25.93%) VMware
8 20 (24.69%) MS Exchange
9 19 (23.46%) SQL
9 19 (23.46%) ITIL
9 19 (23.46%) DNS
10 18 (22.22%) CCNA
10 18 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (20.99%) Linux
11 17 (20.99%) Security Cleared
12 16 (19.75%) SC Cleared
12 16 (19.75%) SAN
13 15 (18.52%) Internet
13 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (18.52%) CCNP
13 15 (18.52%) FTP
13 15 (18.52%) HTTP
13 15 (18.52%) LDAP
14 14 (17.28%) Solaris
14 14 (17.28%) MCSE
14 14 (17.28%) CheckPoint
14 14 (17.28%) Wireless
15 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 20 (24.69%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.70%) IIS
6 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.23%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (86.42%) WAN
2 25 (30.86%) TCP/IP
3 21 (25.93%) Firewall
4 19 (23.46%) DNS
5 16 (19.75%) SAN
6 15 (18.52%) Internet
6 15 (18.52%) FTP
6 15 (18.52%) HTTP
6 15 (18.52%) LDAP
7 14 (17.28%) Wireless
8 12 (14.81%) tcpdump
8 12 (14.81%) SMTP
9 11 (13.58%) Wireshark
10 10 (12.35%) VPN
11 8 (9.88%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (9.88%) DHCP
12 7 (8.64%) SSL
12 7 (8.64%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (8.64%) MPLS
12 7 (8.64%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.47%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (2.47%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (8.64%) Telecoms
1 7 (8.64%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.23%) Electronics
3 1 (1.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Analyst
2 11 (13.58%) Security Analyst
3 9 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (9.88%) Network Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Support Engineer
5 6 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.17%) Service Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) Designer
6 5 (6.17%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Network Team Leader
7 4 (4.94%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Designer
7 4 (4.94%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.94%) Network Manager
7 4 (4.94%) Network Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (3.70%) Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) Middleware
2 2 (2.47%) EDI
3 1 (1.23%) .NET
3 1 (1.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.94%) CESG
2 4 (4.94%) PKI
2 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (4.94%) Kindle
3 3 (3.70%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.47%) Clustering
4 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.23%) PMI
5 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.23%) DTV
5 1 (1.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 45 (55.56%) Windows
2 17 (20.99%) Linux
3 14 (17.28%) Solaris
4 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (9.88%) UNIX
7 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 5 (6.17%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.46%) ITIL
2 12 (14.81%) SIEM
3 9 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 8 (9.88%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (8.64%) Information Security
5 7 (8.64%) Change Control
5 7 (8.64%) Computer Forensics
5 7 (8.64%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (8.64%) Security Testing
6 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (6.17%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (4.94%) Analytics
8 4 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.94%) Project Management
9 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.70%) Change Management
9 3 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.46%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) VBScript
2 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (22.22%) CCNA
1 18 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (20.99%) Security Cleared
3 16 (19.75%) SC Cleared
4 15 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (18.52%) CCNP
5 14 (17.28%) MCSE
6 10 (12.35%) GIAC
7 7 (8.64%) MCP
7 7 (8.64%) Degree
7 7 (8.64%) DV Cleared
8 6 (7.41%) MCSA
9 5 (6.17%) MCITP
9 5 (6.17%) CEH
10 4 (4.94%) CCSA
11 3 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (3.70%) CCIE
11 3 (3.70%) CCDA
11 3 (3.70%) GCIA
11 3 (3.70%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) ISO 9001
2 5 (6.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 28 (34.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (14.81%) Snort
3 6 (7.41%) vSphere
4 5 (6.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) SCCM
1 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (44.44%) Cisco
2 24 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 21 (25.93%) VMware
4 14 (17.28%) CheckPoint
5 10 (12.35%) Sourcefire
5 10 (12.35%) Citrix
6 5 (6.17%) Oracle
6 5 (6.17%) Juniper
7 4 (4.94%) LogRhythm
7 4 (4.94%) Apple
8 3 (3.70%) HP
8 3 (3.70%) Intel
8 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.70%) F5
9 2 (2.47%) Cognos
9 2 (2.47%) SAP
10 1 (1.23%) Avaya
10 1 (1.23%) Genesys
10 1 (1.23%) Nokia
10 1 (1.23%) Pegasus
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