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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 42 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing LAN 21 22 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.60% 3.36% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.09% 17.89% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 11
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,150 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
110 123 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.84% 18.78% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 103 106 62
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (92.86%) WAN
2 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (45.24%) Windows
4 18 (42.86%) SLA
5 17 (40.48%) Cisco
5 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
6 16 (38.10%) DNS
6 16 (38.10%) DHCP
6 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
7 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
7 15 (35.71%) WLAN
7 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (30.95%) Internet
9 12 (28.57%) Finance
9 12 (28.57%) Marketing
10 11 (26.19%) Firewall
11 10 (23.81%) CCNP
12 9 (21.43%) CCNA
12 9 (21.43%) MPLS
13 8 (19.05%) VPN
13 8 (19.05%) VMware
14 7 (16.67%) Wireless
14 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
15 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
16 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
16 5 (11.90%) Juniper

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Office
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (92.86%) WAN
2 16 (38.10%) DHCP
2 16 (38.10%) DNS
3 15 (35.71%) WLAN
4 13 (30.95%) Internet
5 11 (26.19%) Firewall
6 9 (21.43%) MPLS
7 8 (19.05%) VPN
8 7 (16.67%) Wireless
9 6 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (11.90%) VoIP
11 4 (9.52%) SDH
11 4 (9.52%) DWDM
11 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
12 3 (7.14%) Software-Defined Networking
12 3 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (7.14%) TACACS
12 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
13 2 (4.76%) HTTP
13 2 (4.76%) SMTP
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
1 12 (28.57%) Marketing
2 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Network Engineer
1 10 (23.81%) Support Technician
2 8 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (16.67%) Consultant
4 6 (14.29%) Network Consultant
5 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 4 (9.52%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.76%) Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Server Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) CCTV
3 1 (2.38%) CMDB
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.52%) ITIL
1 4 (9.52%) Network Design
2 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (4.76%) Load Balancing
3 2 (4.76%) Change Control
3 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (4.76%) Change Management
3 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (4.76%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.38%) Data Management
4 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.38%) Service Management
4 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.38%) Test Strategy
4 1 (2.38%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.38%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (2.38%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (23.81%) CCNP
3 9 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (7.14%) HP ASE
4 3 (7.14%) HP MASE
5 2 (4.76%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (4.76%) CCSE
6 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.38%) XenServer
3 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.38%) Firmware
3 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) OpenView
1 1 (2.38%) SCOM
1 1 (2.38%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (40.48%) Cisco
3 8 (19.05%) VMware
4 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 5 (11.90%) Juniper
6 4 (9.52%) HP
7 3 (7.14%) Tripwire
7 3 (7.14%) IronPort
7 3 (7.14%) ProCurve
7 3 (7.14%) Riverbed
7 3 (7.14%) Meraki
8 2 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (2.38%) Dell
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) Nokia
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