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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 44 74 53
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -21
Permanent jobs citing LAN 65 36 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.79% 2.54% 4.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.64% 15.13% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 56 32 50
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,100 £24,450
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
275 238 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.25% 16.80% 24.89%
Number of salaries quoted 204 218 293
Median salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +27 53 £45,000 +15.38% 5
Mid Wales - 6 - - 1
North Wales +5 3 £25,000 -47.36%
West Wales -22 3 £40,000 -20.00%
LAN
UK

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 70 (72.92%) WAN
2 46 (47.92%) Firewall
3 42 (43.75%) Cisco
4 39 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (36.46%) VMware
6 32 (33.33%) Finance
6 32 (33.33%) Windows
7 28 (29.17%) CCNA
8 27 (28.13%) Active Directory
9 26 (27.08%) VoIP
10 25 (26.04%) ITIL
11 22 (22.92%) Linux
11 22 (22.92%) CCNP
12 20 (20.83%) Avaya
12 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
13 19 (19.79%) VPN
13 19 (19.79%) CheckPoint
13 19 (19.79%) Windows Server
14 18 (18.75%) Dell
15 17 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (17.71%) Extreme Networks
16 16 (16.67%) SolarWinds
16 16 (16.67%) Network Design
16 16 (16.67%) SLA
17 15 (15.63%) DNS
17 15 (15.63%) F5
18 14 (14.58%) Project Management
18 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
19 13 (13.54%) Vyatta
19 13 (13.54%) VyOS

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 13 (13.54%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.21%) Apache
3 4 (4.17%) JBoss
4 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.08%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.04%) IIS
6 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) IaaS
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.04%) Office 365
1 1 (1.04%) PaaS
1 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (72.92%) WAN
2 46 (47.92%) Firewall
3 26 (27.08%) VoIP
4 19 (19.79%) VPN
5 15 (15.63%) DNS
6 13 (13.54%) DHCP
7 12 (12.50%) WLAN
8 11 (11.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 11 (11.46%) VLAN
9 9 (9.38%) SAN
9 9 (9.38%) SSL
9 9 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (8.33%) Wireless
11 7 (7.29%) MPLS
12 6 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (6.25%) IPsec
12 6 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
12 6 (6.25%) TCP/IP
13 5 (5.21%) HTTP
13 5 (5.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.08%) JMeter
1 2 (2.08%) Subversion
1 2 (2.08%) TestLink
1 2 (2.08%) The Grinder
1 2 (2.08%) VersionOne
General
1 32 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (13.54%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.38%) Advertising
4 4 (4.17%) Banking
4 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (32.29%) Network Engineer
2 10 (10.42%) Administrator
2 10 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (10.42%) VoIP Engineer
3 9 (9.38%) IT Manager
4 7 (7.29%) Analyst
4 7 (7.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Architect
5 6 (6.25%) Head of Infrastructure
5 6 (6.25%) IT Support
5 6 (6.25%) LAN Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (5.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Support Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.17%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Systems Support
7 4 (4.17%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) CGI
1 3 (3.13%) Web Services
2 2 (2.08%) Apache Flex
2 2 (2.08%) CSS
2 2 (2.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.46%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.46%) Driving Licence
3 10 (10.42%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.25%) Replication
5 5 (5.21%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (5.21%) Statistics
5 5 (5.21%) User Experience
6 4 (4.17%) Clustering
6 4 (4.17%) iSeries
7 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.08%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.04%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.04%) BYOD
9 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (1.04%) Informatics
9 1 (1.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 32 (33.33%) Windows
2 22 (22.92%) Linux
3 19 (19.79%) Windows Server
4 13 (13.54%) VyOS
4 13 (13.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.29%) Unix
7 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.13%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.08%) CentOS
9 2 (2.08%) Debian
9 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.08%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.04%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) ITIL
2 16 (16.67%) Network Design
3 14 (14.58%) Project Management
4 10 (10.42%) High Availability
5 9 (9.38%) SDLC
6 8 (8.33%) Coaching
6 8 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (8.33%) Information Security
6 8 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.25%) CRM
7 6 (6.25%) ERP
7 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
7 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 6 (6.25%) Service Management
8 5 (5.21%) Data Loss Prevention
8 5 (5.21%) Information Assurance
8 5 (5.21%) Software Architecture
8 5 (5.21%) Threat Modelling
8 5 (5.21%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.25%) SQL
2 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.13%) C
3 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.08%) Groovy
4 2 (2.08%) Java
4 2 (2.08%) Perl
4 2 (2.08%) Python
4 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (29.17%) CCNA
3 22 (22.92%) CCNP
4 5 (5.21%) CCSA
4 5 (5.21%) CCSE
4 5 (5.21%) CISSP
4 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.17%) CCVP
5 4 (4.17%) Degree
5 4 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.13%) CCENT
6 3 (3.13%) JNCIP
6 3 (3.13%) MCSE
6 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.08%) CCNP Voice
7 2 (2.08%) MCTS
8 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.67%) SLA
2 5 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.21%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.13%) BS7799
4 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.13%) vSphere
4 3 (3.13%) XenApp
4 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
3 3 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (3.13%) Nagios
3 3 (3.13%) XenMobile
4 2 (2.08%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (43.75%) Cisco
2 35 (36.46%) VMware
3 20 (20.83%) Avaya
3 20 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 19 (19.79%) CheckPoint
5 18 (18.75%) Dell
6 17 (17.71%) Extreme Networks
7 16 (16.67%) SolarWinds
8 15 (15.63%) F5
9 13 (13.54%) Vyatta
10 12 (12.50%) Brocade
11 9 (9.38%) HP
11 9 (9.38%) Juniper
12 6 (6.25%) IBM
12 6 (6.25%) Intel
12 6 (6.25%) Sage
13 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
14 4 (4.17%) CA
14 4 (4.17%) NetApp
14 4 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
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