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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 39 39 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 +23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 51 46 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.35% 5.76% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.25% 24.34% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 49 43 26
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +29.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £30,300 £22,125
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
202 189 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 21.17% 23.68% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 175 168 177
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
LAN
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 63 (95.45%) WAN
2 45 (68.18%) Windows
3 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
4 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 22 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 20 (30.30%) TCP/IP
6 18 (27.27%) Linux
7 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (25.76%) Internet
8 16 (24.24%) FTP
8 16 (24.24%) HTTP
8 16 (24.24%) MCSE
8 16 (24.24%) SMTP
8 16 (24.24%) LDAP
8 16 (24.24%) Firewall
8 16 (24.24%) tcpdump
9 15 (22.73%) Sourcefire
9 15 (22.73%) Snort
9 15 (22.73%) Wireshark
9 15 (22.73%) SIEM
10 14 (21.21%) Solaris
10 14 (21.21%) SQL
10 14 (21.21%) DNS
10 14 (21.21%) Cisco
11 13 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (19.70%) ITIL
11 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
11 13 (19.70%) VMware
12 12 (18.18%) SharePoint
12 12 (18.18%) SAN

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.55%) IIS
6 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 63 (95.45%) WAN
2 20 (30.30%) TCP/IP
3 17 (25.76%) Internet
4 16 (24.24%) FTP
4 16 (24.24%) HTTP
4 16 (24.24%) SMTP
4 16 (24.24%) LDAP
4 16 (24.24%) Firewall
4 16 (24.24%) tcpdump
5 15 (22.73%) Wireshark
6 14 (21.21%) DNS
7 12 (18.18%) SAN
8 9 (13.64%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (9.09%) Network Security
9 6 (9.09%) IPsec
10 5 (7.58%) VPN
11 4 (6.06%) VLAN
11 4 (6.06%) SSL
12 3 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 3 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (4.55%) Cognos Impromptu
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
1 6 (9.09%) Law
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Analyst
2 12 (18.18%) Security Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 9 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (6.06%) IT Support
6 4 (6.06%) Designer
6 4 (6.06%) Security Operations Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Network Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Architect
6 4 (6.06%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Systems Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Business Systems Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) EDI
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.09%) CESG
3 5 (7.58%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.55%) Clustering
4 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.52%) Replication
6 1 (1.52%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.52%) DTV
6 1 (1.52%) Firmware
6 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
6 1 (1.52%) iPhone
6 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (68.18%) Windows
2 18 (27.27%) Linux
3 14 (21.21%) Solaris
4 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (15.15%) Windows XP
6 7 (10.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (9.09%) UNIX
8 5 (7.58%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.55%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) SIEM
2 13 (19.70%) ITIL
3 11 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 10 (15.15%) Change Control
5 9 (13.64%) Penetration Testing
5 9 (13.64%) Computer Forensics
6 7 (10.61%) Information Security
6 7 (10.61%) Security Testing
6 7 (10.61%) Load Balancing
7 6 (9.09%) Analytics
7 6 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.06%) Migration
9 3 (4.55%) Project Management
9 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.55%) ETL
9 3 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.55%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.55%) Business Process Improvement
9 3 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.21%) SQL
2 1 (1.52%) VBScript
2 1 (1.52%) C
2 1 (1.52%) C#
2 1 (1.52%) PHP
2 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (24.24%) MCSE
3 13 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 11 (16.67%) GIAC
6 10 (15.15%) CCNA
6 10 (15.15%) MCP
7 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
7 9 (13.64%) CCNP
8 7 (10.61%) MCSA
9 6 (9.09%) CEH
9 6 (9.09%) DV Cleared
10 4 (6.06%) MCITP
10 4 (6.06%) CCIE
11 3 (4.55%) CCSA
11 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (3.03%) CCDA
12 2 (3.03%) GCIA
13 1 (1.52%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) SLA
2 5 (7.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.73%) Snort
3 11 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.03%) vSphere
5 2 (3.03%) XenApp
6 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.52%) SCCM
1 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.73%) Sourcefire
3 14 (21.21%) Cisco
4 13 (19.70%) VMware
5 6 (9.09%) LogRhythm
6 5 (7.58%) Citrix
6 5 (7.58%) Juniper
7 4 (6.06%) F5
7 4 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 4 (6.06%) Intel
7 4 (6.06%) HP
8 3 (4.55%) Apple
8 3 (4.55%) Cognos
9 1 (1.52%) Mitel
9 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.52%) Websense
9 1 (1.52%) Dell
9 1 (1.52%) Sun
9 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.52%) Symantec
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £23,000 DOE
Posted: 22 days ago