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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 40 45 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.69% 2.99% 5.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 23.81% 35.44%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 28
Average salary £39,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £34,900 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £61,500 £51,170
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
80 63 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.76% 12.57% 15.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62 54 74
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

LAN Salary Histogram in Swindon

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (95.12%) WAN
2 21 (51.22%) Cisco
2 21 (51.22%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (48.78%) MPLS
4 16 (39.02%) Firewall
5 14 (34.15%) CCNA
6 13 (31.71%) VoIP
6 13 (31.71%) VPN
6 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
7 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
8 11 (26.83%) MS Visio
8 11 (26.83%) Network Design
9 9 (21.95%) CCTV
9 9 (21.95%) DWDM
9 9 (21.95%) SDH
9 9 (21.95%) C
9 9 (21.95%) CCNP
10 8 (19.51%) Wireless
11 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (17.07%) VMware
11 7 (17.07%) Juniper
11 7 (17.07%) ITIL
11 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
12 6 (14.63%) DHCP
12 6 (14.63%) DNS
12 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
12 6 (14.63%) Windows
12 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
12 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (14.63%) Finance

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (7.32%) IIS
2 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (95.12%) WAN
2 20 (48.78%) MPLS
3 16 (39.02%) Firewall
4 13 (31.71%) VoIP
4 13 (31.71%) VPN
5 9 (21.95%) SDH
5 9 (21.95%) DWDM
6 8 (19.51%) Wireless
7 7 (17.07%) Ethernet
8 6 (14.63%) DNS
8 6 (14.63%) DHCP
8 6 (14.63%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
10 4 (9.76%) IPsec
10 4 (9.76%) IP Telephony
10 4 (9.76%) ATM
10 4 (9.76%) WLAN
11 3 (7.32%) SNMP
11 3 (7.32%) SAN
11 3 (7.32%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Network Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) Network Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Network Designer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Designer
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (7.32%) Designer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Designer
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) CCTV
2 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.44%) BYOD
3 1 (2.44%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
1 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.32%) UNIX
4 3 (7.32%) Solaris
5 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Network Design
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 5 (12.20%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (9.76%) Change Control
4 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
5 3 (7.32%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Management
6 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Change Management
6 2 (4.88%) ITSM
6 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) Application Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (34.15%) CCNA
3 9 (21.95%) CCNP
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.76%) DV Cleared
5 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.32%) HP ASE
6 3 (7.32%) HP MASE
6 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
6 3 (7.32%) JNCIA
6 3 (7.32%) MCP
7 2 (4.88%) MCSE
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (4.88%) Degree
8 1 (2.44%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (7.32%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Cisco
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.07%) Juniper
3 7 (17.07%) VMware
4 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.32%) ProCurve
5 3 (7.32%) Tripwire
5 3 (7.32%) IronPort
5 3 (7.32%) Sun
5 3 (7.32%) HP
5 3 (7.32%) Meraki
6 2 (4.88%) Avaya
6 2 (4.88%) Nokia
6 2 (4.88%) Polycom
6 2 (4.88%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (4.88%) Riverbed
6 2 (4.88%) McAfee
7 1 (2.44%) Lotus
7 1 (2.44%) NetApp
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