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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 45 58 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing LAN 22 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.73% 1.46% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.56% 10.94% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 9
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £34,500 £38,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
LAN
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
107 64 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.14% 13.31% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 77 52 59
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

LAN
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

LAN Salary Trend in Swindon

LAN
Salary Histogram in Swindon

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

LAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 39 (86.67%) WAN
2 25 (55.56%) Cisco
3 22 (48.89%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (48.89%) MPLS
4 19 (42.22%) VoIP
5 15 (33.33%) ITIL
6 14 (31.11%) Firewall
7 13 (28.89%) CCNA
7 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
8 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 12 (26.67%) Windows
8 12 (26.67%) VPN
9 11 (24.44%) Ethernet
9 11 (24.44%) BGP
9 11 (24.44%) CCNP
9 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
9 11 (24.44%) ITIL V3
10 9 (20.00%) Network Security
10 9 (20.00%) Finance
10 9 (20.00%) Juniper
11 8 (17.78%) EIGRP
11 8 (17.78%) VMware
11 8 (17.78%) VLAN
12 7 (15.56%) Network Design
12 7 (15.56%) IPsec
12 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
12 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
12 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
12 7 (15.56%) Degree
12 7 (15.56%) Video Conferencing

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.67%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Lync
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
1 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
2 5 (11.11%) MS Office
3 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (86.67%) WAN
2 22 (48.89%) MPLS
3 19 (42.22%) VoIP
4 14 (31.11%) Firewall
5 12 (26.67%) VPN
6 11 (24.44%) Ethernet
6 11 (24.44%) BGP
7 9 (20.00%) Network Security
8 8 (17.78%) EIGRP
8 8 (17.78%) VLAN
9 7 (15.56%) IPsec
9 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
10 6 (13.33%) ATM
11 5 (11.11%) DWDM
11 5 (11.11%) SDH
11 5 (11.11%) DNS
11 5 (11.11%) DHCP
12 4 (8.89%) H.323
12 4 (8.89%) Frame Relay
13 3 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (24.44%) Telecoms
2 9 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Network Specialist
3 5 (11.11%) Designer
4 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Network Designer
5 3 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Network Designer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Security Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Designer
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (11.11%) CCTV
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) CMDB
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Economics
4 1 (2.22%) IVR
4 1 (2.22%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.11%) Linux
4 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.67%) Solaris
5 3 (6.67%) UNIX
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (24.44%) ITIL V3
3 7 (15.56%) Network Design
3 7 (15.56%) Network Management
4 6 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (8.89%) Demand Forecasting
5 4 (8.89%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.67%) Service Management
6 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.67%) Change Control
6 3 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.44%) Time Management
7 2 (4.44%) ITSM
8 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (28.89%) CCNA
3 11 (24.44%) CCNP
4 7 (15.56%) Degree
4 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
5 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (11.11%) JNCIS
6 5 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 5 (11.11%) DV Cleared
7 4 (8.89%) JNCIA
8 3 (6.67%) MCSE
8 3 (6.67%) MCP
9 2 (4.44%) CCIE
10 1 (2.22%) MCTS
10 1 (2.22%) MCITP
10 1 (2.22%) CCDP
10 1 (2.22%) HNC
10 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (6.67%) Netcool
2 3 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Cisco
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.00%) Juniper
4 8 (17.78%) VMware
5 5 (11.11%) Avaya
5 5 (11.11%) Polycom
6 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.67%) Lotus
6 3 (6.67%) Genesys
6 3 (6.67%) Sun
6 3 (6.67%) Tandberg
6 3 (6.67%) Verint
7 2 (4.44%) Apple
7 2 (4.44%) McAfee
8 1 (2.22%) BT
8 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.22%) Symantec
8 1 (2.22%) NetApp
8 1 (2.22%) Nokia
8 1 (2.22%) Riverbed
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago