The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen 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 - - -
Permanent jobs citing LAN 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
LAN
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 33.33% 14.29% 48.28%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 28
Average salary £45,500 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

LAN
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

LAN Salary Trend in Torfaen

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (66.67%) IPsec
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) ADSL
2 2 (66.67%) ISDN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (66.67%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Firmware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Brocade
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat