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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 54 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 43 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.64% 5.36% 5.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.59% 21.50% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 39
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £18,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +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
186 200 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 23.37% 24.94% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 171 195 166
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 October 2014.

LAN Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 56 (84.85%) WAN
2 36 (54.55%) Windows
3 32 (48.48%) Cisco
4 30 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 23 (34.85%) Firewall
6 23 (34.85%) VMware
7 19 (28.79%) DNS
8 18 (27.27%) SAN
9 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
9 17 (25.76%) MS Exchange
10 16 (24.24%) Wireless
11 15 (22.73%) Citrix
12 14 (21.21%) Linux
12 14 (21.21%) ITIL
12 14 (21.21%) VLAN
12 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
13 13 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (19.70%) CCNA
13 13 (19.70%) Management Information System
13 13 (19.70%) CheckPoint
14 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
14 12 (18.18%) CCNP
14 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
14 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
15 11 (16.67%) FTP
15 11 (16.67%) HTTP
15 11 (16.67%) SQL
15 11 (16.67%) LDAP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 17 (25.76%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SalesLogix
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (84.85%) WAN
2 30 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 23 (34.85%) Firewall
4 19 (28.79%) DNS
5 18 (27.27%) SAN
6 16 (24.24%) Wireless
7 14 (21.21%) VLAN
8 11 (16.67%) FTP
8 11 (16.67%) HTTP
8 11 (16.67%) LDAP
9 9 (13.64%) DHCP
9 9 (13.64%) Internet
10 7 (10.61%) MPLS
10 7 (10.61%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (10.61%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (10.61%) SMTP
10 7 (10.61%) VPN
10 7 (10.61%) tcpdump
11 6 (9.09%) DMVPN
11 6 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Games
3 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (27.27%) Analyst
2 9 (13.64%) Network Engineer
2 9 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Security Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (7.58%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (7.58%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (7.58%) Forensic Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Network Team Leader
5 4 (6.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Team Leader
5 4 (6.06%) Network Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Technology Manager
6 3 (4.55%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Designer
7 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (3.03%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (1.52%) LAMP
2 1 (1.52%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.52%) HTML5
2 1 (1.52%) CSS3
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.61%) Kindle
3 4 (6.06%) PKI
4 3 (4.55%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.52%) PMI
6 1 (1.52%) Photography
6 1 (1.52%) iPhone
6 1 (1.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 36 (54.55%) Windows
2 14 (21.21%) Linux
2 14 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (15.15%) Solaris
6 5 (7.58%) UNIX
7 3 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.52%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) ITIL
2 9 (13.64%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (10.61%) SIEM
4 7 (10.61%) Penetration Testing
4 7 (10.61%) Incident Management
5 6 (9.09%) Security Testing
5 6 (9.09%) Information Security
5 6 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
5 6 (9.09%) Ethical Hacking
5 6 (9.09%) People Management
5 6 (9.09%) Change Control
6 5 (7.58%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (7.58%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.58%) Information Assurance
7 4 (6.06%) ITIL V3
7 4 (6.06%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.52%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) Golang
3 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) CCNA
1 13 (19.70%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (18.18%) CCNP
2 12 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 12 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.61%) Degree
4 6 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 6 (9.09%) GIAC
5 5 (7.58%) GCIA
5 5 (7.58%) GCIH
6 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.55%) MCSE
7 2 (3.03%) CCSA
7 2 (3.03%) MCITP
8 1 (1.52%) CEH
8 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.52%) CCIE
8 1 (1.52%) CCDA
8 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) SLA
2 8 (12.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.52%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.61%) Snort
4 5 (7.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Cisco
2 23 (34.85%) VMware
3 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
4 15 (22.73%) Citrix
5 13 (19.70%) CheckPoint
6 5 (7.58%) Sourcefire
6 5 (7.58%) Oracle
7 3 (4.55%) Juniper
7 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.55%) SonicWALL
7 3 (4.55%) Mitel
8 2 (3.03%) F5
8 2 (3.03%) Google
8 2 (3.03%) Apple
8 2 (3.03%) Pegasus
9 1 (1.52%) Genesys
9 1 (1.52%) SAP
9 1 (1.52%) Intel
9 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
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