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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 26 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing LAN 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 4.11% 1.89% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 20.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
23 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 31.51% 9.43% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 7
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -25.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran -2 3 £37,500 +36.36%
LAN
South Wales

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Network Management
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) ADSL
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) WAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) BGP
3 2 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 2 (50.00%) IGRP
3 2 (50.00%) PPTP
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) ADSL
3 2 (50.00%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Support
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Management
2 2 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CCNA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) Samba
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (25.00%) Squid
2 1 (25.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Dell