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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 41 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.75% 2.24% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.98% 11.68% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 13
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £21,800 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £61,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
91 137 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 17.07% 19.21% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 87 117 68
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 28 August 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (94.74%) WAN
2 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
3 21 (55.26%) Windows
4 20 (52.63%) SLA
4 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
5 19 (50.00%) DHCP
5 19 (50.00%) DNS
6 18 (47.37%) WLAN
6 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
6 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (47.37%) Windows 7
6 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (42.11%) Internet
8 14 (36.84%) Cisco
8 14 (36.84%) Finance
8 14 (36.84%) Marketing
9 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (26.32%) CCNP
10 10 (26.32%) Firewall
11 7 (18.42%) Wireless
11 7 (18.42%) VPN
12 6 (15.79%) CCNA
12 6 (15.79%) VMware
12 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
13 5 (13.16%) MPLS
13 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
14 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
14 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (94.74%) WAN
2 19 (50.00%) DHCP
2 19 (50.00%) DNS
3 18 (47.37%) WLAN
4 16 (42.11%) Internet
5 10 (26.32%) Firewall
6 7 (18.42%) Wireless
6 7 (18.42%) VPN
7 6 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (13.16%) MPLS
9 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
9 4 (10.53%) Unified Communications
10 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
10 2 (5.26%) SSH
10 2 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (5.26%) Software-Defined Networking
10 2 (5.26%) HTTP
10 2 (5.26%) VoIP
10 2 (5.26%) SMTP
10 2 (5.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
1 14 (36.84%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Support Technician
2 8 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (15.79%) Network Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Consultant
3 6 (15.79%) Network Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 4 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Pre Sales Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Support Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Test Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 21 (55.26%) Windows
2 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (47.37%) Windows 7
2 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (7.89%) ITIL
1 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
2 2 (5.26%) Change Control
2 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
2 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
2 2 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.63%) Data Management
3 1 (2.63%) Project Management
3 1 (2.63%) Service Management
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.63%) Test Strategy
3 1 (2.63%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (2.63%) Test Management
3 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
3 1 (2.63%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (26.32%) CCNP
3 6 (15.79%) CCNA
4 2 (5.26%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (5.26%) CCSE
4 2 (5.26%) HP ASE
4 2 (5.26%) HP MASE
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (52.63%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) XenServer
3 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.63%) Firmware
3 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) OpenView
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
1 1 (2.63%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
2 14 (36.84%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.89%) Juniper
5 3 (7.89%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Tripwire
6 2 (5.26%) IronPort
6 2 (5.26%) ProCurve
6 2 (5.26%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (5.26%) Meraki
7 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix
7 1 (2.63%) BT
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