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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 66 77 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Permanent jobs citing LAN 35 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.64% 2.12% 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.87% 10.45% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 43
Median salary £34,393 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,550 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £54,300
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
272 287 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.51% 20.31% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 220 255 207
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +22 29 £36,378 -9.05% 4
North Wales +1 5 £25,000 -46.80%
LAN
UK

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 47 (60.26%) Firewall
3 42 (53.85%) Cisco
4 35 (44.87%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (41.03%) VMware
6 27 (34.62%) CCNA
7 25 (32.05%) Windows
8 23 (29.49%) Juniper
9 20 (25.64%) Active Directory
9 20 (25.64%) Linux
9 20 (25.64%) CheckPoint
10 18 (23.08%) F5
11 17 (21.79%) Finance
11 17 (21.79%) VoIP
11 17 (21.79%) VPN
12 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (20.51%) SolarWinds
13 15 (19.23%) CCNP
13 15 (19.23%) Extreme Networks
14 14 (17.95%) ITIL
15 13 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 13 (16.67%) Brocade
15 13 (16.67%) Windows Server
16 12 (15.38%) VyOS
16 12 (15.38%) Driving Licence
16 12 (15.38%) Vyatta
16 12 (15.38%) DNS
16 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
17 11 (14.10%) TCP/IP

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 11 (14.10%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.41%) Apache
3 3 (3.85%) JBoss
4 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
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 47 (60.26%) Firewall
3 17 (21.79%) VoIP
3 17 (21.79%) VPN
4 13 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (15.38%) DNS
6 11 (14.10%) TCP/IP
7 10 (12.82%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (12.82%) SAN
7 10 (12.82%) VLAN
8 9 (11.54%) WLAN
9 8 (10.26%) NetScaler
10 7 (8.97%) SSL
11 6 (7.69%) DHCP
11 6 (7.69%) Wireless
12 5 (6.41%) BGP
12 5 (6.41%) IPsec
12 5 (6.41%) OSPF
13 4 (5.13%) DPNSS
13 4 (5.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.28%) MySQL
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 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 7 (8.97%) Advertising
3 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.56%) Law
6 1 (1.28%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Network Engineer
2 9 (11.54%) IT Manager
3 7 (8.97%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.69%) IT Support
5 5 (6.41%) Administrator
5 5 (6.41%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (5.13%) Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Head of IT
6 4 (5.13%) IT Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) IT Programme Manager
6 4 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Programme Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Voice Engineer
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
4 1 (1.28%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 11 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (11.54%) Data Centre
4 7 (8.97%) Client/Server
4 7 (8.97%) Replication
5 6 (7.69%) Clustering
6 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
7 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
8 3 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (3.85%) Statistics
8 3 (3.85%) User Experience
9 2 (2.56%) Data Extraction
9 2 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (2.56%) PMI
10 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.28%) BYOD
10 1 (1.28%) Informatics
10 1 (1.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.05%) Windows
2 20 (25.64%) Linux
3 16 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 12 (15.38%) VyOS
6 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.13%) CatOS
8 4 (5.13%) CentOS
8 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.85%) Debian
9 3 (3.85%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.56%) Unix
10 2 (2.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.95%) ITIL
2 11 (14.10%) High Availability
3 6 (7.69%) CRM
3 6 (7.69%) ERP
3 6 (7.69%) Network Management
3 6 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 6 (7.69%) Project Management
3 6 (7.69%) SDLC
4 5 (6.41%) Coaching
4 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (6.41%) Time Management
5 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.13%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.13%) Network Design
5 4 (5.13%) People Management
5 4 (5.13%) Quality Management
5 4 (5.13%) Software Distribution
6 3 (3.85%) BDD
6 3 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.97%) SQL
2 3 (3.85%) Bash Shell
2 3 (3.85%) C
2 3 (3.85%) Groovy
2 3 (3.85%) Java
2 3 (3.85%) Perl
2 3 (3.85%) Python
3 2 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (44.87%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (34.62%) CCNA
3 15 (19.23%) CCNP
4 11 (14.10%) CCSA
4 11 (14.10%) CCSE
5 4 (5.13%) Degree
5 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.85%) MCTS
7 2 (2.56%) CCVP
7 2 (2.56%) CISSP
7 2 (2.56%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.28%) CCENT
8 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.28%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.28%) MCSE
8 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 16 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.97%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.56%) vSphere
6 2 (2.56%) XenApp
6 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.28%) iptables
7 1 (1.28%) NFS
7 1 (1.28%) Squid
7 1 (1.28%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Failover Clustering
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.85%) WSUS
3 2 (2.56%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 42 (53.85%) Cisco
2 32 (41.03%) VMware
3 23 (29.49%) Juniper
4 20 (25.64%) CheckPoint
5 18 (23.08%) F5
6 16 (20.51%) SolarWinds
7 15 (19.23%) Extreme Networks
8 13 (16.67%) Brocade
9 12 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 12 (15.38%) Vyatta
10 11 (14.10%) CA
11 10 (12.82%) Dell
12 6 (7.69%) Red Hat
12 6 (7.69%) Sage
13 4 (5.13%) Adobe
13 4 (5.13%) Avaya
13 4 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (3.85%) Citrix
14 3 (3.85%) Perforce
14 3 (3.85%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Spring Technology
Salary: company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago