The table below looks at the statistics for LAN skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 65 79 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs citing LAN 31 29 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.43% 2.07% 3.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.60% 8.31% 18.10%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 36
Median salary £36,477 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
LAN
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
246 349 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.25% 24.93% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 212 301 191
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £27,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

LAN
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

LAN Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

LAN
Salary Trend in Wales

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

LAN Salary Trend in Wales

LAN
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LAN across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

LAN Salary Histogram in Wales

LAN
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +17 24 £37,500 -6.25% 4
North Wales +2 5 £27,500 -41.48%
LAN
UK

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for LAN.

1 66 (84.62%) WAN
2 55 (70.51%) Firewall
3 50 (64.10%) Cisco
4 47 (60.26%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (44.87%) CCNA
6 33 (42.31%) VMware
7 28 (35.90%) Juniper
8 27 (34.62%) CheckPoint
9 23 (29.49%) Linux
9 23 (29.49%) F5
9 23 (29.49%) Extreme Networks
10 21 (26.92%) SolarWinds
11 19 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (24.36%) CCNP
11 19 (24.36%) VPN
11 19 (24.36%) Finance
12 18 (23.08%) Active Directory
13 17 (21.79%) Windows
13 17 (21.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 16 (20.51%) Vyatta
14 16 (20.51%) VyOS
14 16 (20.51%) Brocade
15 15 (19.23%) Driving Licence
15 15 (19.23%) TCP/IP
16 14 (17.95%) CA
16 14 (17.95%) CCSA
16 14 (17.95%) High Availability
16 14 (17.95%) CCSE
17 13 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (16.67%) DNS

LAN
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.85%) Apache
2 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) IaaS
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.28%) Office 365
1 1 (1.28%) PaaS
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (84.62%) WAN
2 55 (70.51%) Firewall
3 19 (24.36%) VPN
4 17 (21.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 15 (19.23%) TCP/IP
6 13 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (16.67%) DNS
7 12 (15.38%) VoIP
8 9 (11.54%) NetScaler
8 9 (11.54%) WLAN
9 8 (10.26%) BGP
9 8 (10.26%) SAN
9 8 (10.26%) VLAN
10 6 (7.69%) IPsec
10 6 (7.69%) OSPF
10 6 (7.69%) Wireless
11 5 (6.41%) Cisco IOS
11 5 (6.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (6.41%) DHCP
11 5 (6.41%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.56%) MySQL
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.85%) JMeter
1 3 (3.85%) Subversion
1 3 (3.85%) TestLink
1 3 (3.85%) The Grinder
1 3 (3.85%) VersionOne
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 9 (11.54%) Advertising
3 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.56%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 42 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 10 (12.82%) Support Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Network Support
3 8 (10.26%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Administrator
6 5 (6.41%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) IT Support
7 4 (5.13%) Voice Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.85%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) Web Services
2 3 (3.85%) CGI
2 3 (3.85%) REST
3 2 (2.56%) CSS
3 2 (2.56%) WAP
4 1 (1.28%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Driving Licence
2 9 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.26%) Client/Server
4 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (7.69%) PMI
6 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (3.85%) Clustering
7 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.85%) Statistics
7 3 (3.85%) User Experience
8 2 (2.56%) Data Extraction
8 2 (2.56%) Replication
9 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.28%) BYOD
9 1 (1.28%) CESG
9 1 (1.28%) Informatics
9 1 (1.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Linux
2 17 (21.79%) Windows
3 16 (20.51%) VyOS
4 11 (14.10%) Windows Server
4 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.41%) CatOS
5 5 (6.41%) CentOS
5 5 (6.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.85%) Debian
7 3 (3.85%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) High Availability
2 10 (12.82%) ITIL
3 8 (10.26%) Network Management
4 5 (6.41%) DDoS Mitigation
4 5 (6.41%) Time Management
5 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.13%) ERP
5 4 (5.13%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.13%) Network Design
5 4 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 3 (3.85%) API Testing
6 3 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (3.85%) Operations Management
6 3 (3.85%) Scrum
6 3 (3.85%) Software Distribution
6 3 (3.85%) Software Testing
6 3 (3.85%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (3.85%) Supplier Management
6 3 (3.85%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) C
3 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.85%) Groovy
3 3 (3.85%) Java
3 3 (3.85%) Perl
3 3 (3.85%) Python
4 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (60.26%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (44.87%) CCNA
3 19 (24.36%) CCNP
4 14 (17.95%) CCSA
4 14 (17.95%) CCSE
5 7 (8.97%) Degree
6 6 (7.69%) PMI Certification
7 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
7 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.56%) CCVP
8 2 (2.56%) MCTS
8 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.28%) HNC
9 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.26%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 19 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 6 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.56%) iptables
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.56%) NFS
4 2 (2.56%) Squid
4 2 (2.56%) vSphere
4 2 (2.56%) XenApp
4 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.56%) WSUS
2 2 (2.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 50 (64.10%) Cisco
2 33 (42.31%) VMware
3 28 (35.90%) Juniper
4 27 (34.62%) CheckPoint
5 23 (29.49%) Extreme Networks
5 23 (29.49%) F5
6 21 (26.92%) SolarWinds
7 16 (20.51%) Brocade
7 16 (20.51%) Vyatta
8 14 (17.95%) CA
9 11 (14.10%) Microsoft
10 10 (12.82%) Dell
11 5 (6.41%) Citrix
11 5 (6.41%) Red Hat
12 4 (5.13%) Sage
13 3 (3.85%) HP
13 3 (3.85%) Perforce
13 3 (3.85%) Veeam
14 2 (2.56%) Mitel
14 2 (2.56%) TippingPoint
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