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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Local Area Network (LAN)
Rank 56 74 48
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -26
Permanent jobs citing LAN 52 30 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.90% 2.16% 4.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.99% 12.15% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 49 28 50
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,550 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
289 247 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.66% 17.82% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 228 221 244
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +34 46 £42,500 +7.59% 2
North Wales +2 4 £25,000 -44.44%
West Wales -18 2 £40,000 -20.00%
LAN
UK

LAN
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (78.57%) WAN
2 45 (53.57%) Firewall
3 41 (48.81%) Cisco
4 37 (44.05%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (38.10%) VMware
6 28 (33.33%) Windows
7 26 (30.95%) CCNA
8 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
8 23 (27.38%) Finance
9 20 (23.81%) CCNP
9 20 (23.81%) CheckPoint
10 19 (22.62%) Linux
10 19 (22.62%) VoIP
11 18 (21.43%) VPN
11 18 (21.43%) Juniper
12 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
12 17 (20.24%) F5
13 15 (17.86%) Dell
13 15 (17.86%) ITIL
13 15 (17.86%) Windows Server
13 15 (17.86%) Extreme Networks
14 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (15.48%) SolarWinds
15 13 (15.48%) DNS
15 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (14.29%) Vyatta
16 12 (14.29%) VyOS
16 12 (14.29%) WLAN
16 12 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

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 (13.10%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.95%) Apache
3 4 (4.76%) JBoss
4 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.38%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.19%) IIS
6 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) IaaS
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.19%) Office 365
1 1 (1.19%) PaaS
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (78.57%) WAN
2 45 (53.57%) Firewall
3 19 (22.62%) VoIP
4 18 (21.43%) VPN
5 13 (15.48%) DNS
6 12 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 12 (14.29%) WLAN
7 10 (11.90%) VLAN
8 9 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (10.71%) DHCP
8 9 (10.71%) SAN
8 9 (10.71%) TCP/IP
9 7 (8.33%) MPLS
9 7 (8.33%) NetScaler
9 7 (8.33%) SSL
10 6 (7.14%) BGP
10 6 (7.14%) IPsec
10 6 (7.14%) OSPF
10 6 (7.14%) Wireless
11 5 (5.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
1 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.57%) JMeter
1 3 (3.57%) Subversion
1 3 (3.57%) TestLink
1 3 (3.57%) The Grinder
1 3 (3.57%) VersionOne
General
1 23 (27.38%) Finance
2 7 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.14%) Advertising
4 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 9 (10.71%) IT Manager
3 7 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (7.14%) Administrator
4 6 (7.14%) IT Support
4 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (5.95%) Analyst
6 4 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (4.76%) Architect
6 4 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) Head of IT
6 4 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) IT Programme Manager
6 4 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) Programme Manager
6 4 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) Web Services
2 3 (3.57%) CGI
2 3 (3.57%) REST
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Flex
3 2 (2.38%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.10%) Driving Licence
3 7 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.14%) Replication
5 4 (4.76%) Clustering
6 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (3.57%) Statistics
6 3 (3.57%) User Experience
7 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
7 2 (2.38%) iSeries
8 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.19%) BYOD
8 1 (1.19%) Informatics
8 1 (1.19%) NHS
8 1 (1.19%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.33%) Windows
2 19 (22.62%) Linux
3 15 (17.86%) Windows Server
4 14 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (14.29%) VyOS
6 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.76%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.57%) CatOS
9 3 (3.57%) CentOS
9 3 (3.57%) Debian
9 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.57%) Unix
10 2 (2.38%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.19%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.86%) ITIL
2 8 (9.52%) High Availability
2 8 (9.52%) Network Design
3 7 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (8.33%) Project Management
3 7 (8.33%) SDLC
4 6 (7.14%) CRM
4 6 (7.14%) ERP
5 5 (5.95%) Coaching
5 5 (5.95%) Network Management
5 5 (5.95%) Time Management
6 4 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.76%) People Management
6 4 (4.76%) Quality Management
7 3 (3.57%) Data Security
7 3 (3.57%) Information Security
7 3 (3.57%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (3.57%) Risk Management
7 3 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.33%) SQL
2 4 (4.76%) C
3 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.57%) Groovy
3 3 (3.57%) Java
3 3 (3.57%) Perl
3 3 (3.57%) Python
4 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (44.05%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (30.95%) CCNA
3 20 (23.81%) CCNP
4 9 (10.71%) CCSA
4 9 (10.71%) CCSE
5 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.57%) CCVP
6 3 (3.57%) CISSP
6 3 (3.57%) Degree
6 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.38%) CCENT
7 2 (2.38%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.38%) MCSE
7 2 (2.38%) MCTS
7 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.19%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) SLA
2 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (27.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (3.57%) XenApp
4 3 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.38%) vSphere
6 1 (1.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (3.57%) XenMobile
3 2 (2.38%) WSUS
4 1 (1.19%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.19%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (48.81%) Cisco
2 32 (38.10%) VMware
3 20 (23.81%) CheckPoint
4 18 (21.43%) Juniper
5 17 (20.24%) F5
5 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
6 15 (17.86%) Dell
6 15 (17.86%) Extreme Networks
7 13 (15.48%) SolarWinds
8 12 (14.29%) Brocade
8 12 (14.29%) Vyatta
9 10 (11.90%) Avaya
10 8 (9.52%) CA
11 7 (8.33%) HP
12 6 (7.14%) Red Hat
12 6 (7.14%) Sage
13 4 (4.76%) Adobe
13 4 (4.76%) Citrix
13 4 (4.76%) IBM
13 4 (4.76%) Intel
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