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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 52 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing LAN 26 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.75% 3.96% 4.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.32% 16.19% 17.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 36
Average salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
211 210 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.45% 24.45% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 187 184 208
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,250
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 2 September 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Southampton

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 72 (96.00%) WAN
2 45 (60.00%) Cisco
3 39 (52.00%) Firewall
4 28 (37.33%) TCP/IP
5 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (29.33%) SC Cleared
6 22 (29.33%) Security Cleared
7 20 (26.67%) VMware
7 20 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 19 (25.33%) Citrix
8 19 (25.33%) CheckPoint
9 18 (24.00%) SAN
9 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
10 17 (22.67%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (21.33%) Wireless
12 15 (20.00%) VoIP
13 14 (18.67%) SQL
13 14 (18.67%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (17.33%) ITIL
15 12 (16.00%) Windows
15 12 (16.00%) Linux
15 12 (16.00%) WLAN
15 12 (16.00%) CCNA
15 12 (16.00%) DNS
15 12 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (16.00%) Lync
16 11 (14.67%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (14.67%) DHCP
17 10 (13.33%) SLA
17 10 (13.33%) vSphere

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.00%) Lync
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Office
1 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (96.00%) WAN
2 39 (52.00%) Firewall
3 28 (37.33%) TCP/IP
4 18 (24.00%) SAN
5 17 (22.67%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (21.33%) Wireless
7 15 (20.00%) VoIP
8 12 (16.00%) WLAN
8 12 (16.00%) DNS
9 11 (14.67%) DHCP
9 11 (14.67%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (10.67%) SMTP
10 8 (10.67%) Internet
10 8 (10.67%) HTTP
10 8 (10.67%) NAS
11 6 (8.00%) Network Security
11 6 (8.00%) BGP
11 6 (8.00%) VLAN
12 5 (6.67%) IPsec
12 5 (6.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) MySQL
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) DB2
2 1 (1.33%) SQLPlus
2 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.33%) Games
2 1 (1.33%) Retail
2 1 (1.33%) Local Government
2 1 (1.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 34 (45.33%) Network Engineer
2 21 (28.00%) Analyst
3 17 (22.67%) Team Leader
3 17 (22.67%) Network Team Leader
4 10 (13.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 10 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (8.00%) Architect
5 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Service Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.67%) Voice Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) HTML
1 1 (1.33%) CSS
1 1 (1.33%) LAMP
1 1 (1.33%) HTML5
1 1 (1.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.00%) PKI
3 2 (2.67%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.33%) FMCG
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.33%) EPoS
4 1 (1.33%) Clustering
4 1 (1.33%) CESG
4 1 (1.33%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.00%) Windows
1 12 (16.00%) Linux
2 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.67%) Android
5 1 (1.33%) UNIX
5 1 (1.33%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) ITIL
2 8 (10.67%) SIEM
3 4 (5.33%) Fault Management
3 4 (5.33%) Network Design
4 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.67%) Operations Management
5 2 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.67%) ITSM
5 2 (2.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (2.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (2.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.67%) Network Management
5 2 (2.67%) Demand Management
5 2 (2.67%) People Management
6 1 (1.33%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (1.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.33%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.33%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) Python
2 1 (1.33%) Go
2 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (29.33%) SC Cleared
1 22 (29.33%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.67%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (16.00%) CCNA
4 7 (9.33%) DV Cleared
5 6 (8.00%) Degree
6 4 (5.33%) CCNP
7 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.33%) GIAC
8 1 (1.33%) CEH
8 1 (1.33%) MCITP
8 1 (1.33%) MCSE
8 1 (1.33%) CCIE
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.33%) vSphere
4 8 (10.67%) XenApp
4 8 (10.67%) XenDesktop
5 5 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 45 (60.00%) Cisco
2 27 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (26.67%) VMware
4 19 (25.33%) CheckPoint
4 19 (25.33%) Citrix
5 4 (5.33%) F5
6 3 (4.00%) Google
7 2 (2.67%) Mitel
7 2 (2.67%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (2.67%) Avaya
7 2 (2.67%) Juniper
7 2 (2.67%) HP
7 2 (2.67%) Dell
8 1 (1.33%) Oracle
8 1 (1.33%) SAP
8 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.33%) Infoblox