The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 34 27
Rank change year-on-year +20 -7  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 10.85% 3.41% 7.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.75% 18.42% 36.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 25
Median salary £36,250 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.28% +15.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,950 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% -  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 32 38 61
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 24.81% 18.54% 21.94%
Number of salaries quoted 113 108 216
Median salary £45,000 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.46% +15.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £33,750 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Bedford

LAN
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for LAN in Bedford

LAN
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Bedford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 24 (100.00%) WAN
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (95.83%) Cisco
3 19 (79.17%) CheckPoint
4 18 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 16 (66.67%) Network Management
5 16 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 16 (66.67%) CCNP
5 16 (66.67%) CCSA
6 15 (62.50%) Firewall
6 15 (62.50%) Network Security
7 14 (58.33%) Spanning Tree
7 14 (58.33%) CCSE
7 14 (58.33%) OSPF
7 14 (58.33%) BGP
8 12 (50.00%) CCDP
8 12 (50.00%) Wireshark
8 12 (50.00%) tcpdump
9 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
9 9 (37.50%) Driving Licence
10 8 (33.33%) Presales
10 8 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
11 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (29.17%) CCNA
11 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
12 6 (25.00%) MS Visio
13 5 (20.83%) ITIL
13 5 (20.83%) Wireless
13 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
14 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) WAN
2 18 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 16 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 15 (62.50%) Firewall
4 15 (62.50%) Network Security
5 14 (58.33%) BGP
5 14 (58.33%) OSPF
5 14 (58.33%) Spanning Tree
6 12 (50.00%) tcpdump
6 12 (50.00%) Wireshark
7 5 (20.83%) Wireless
8 4 (16.67%) DHCP
8 4 (16.67%) DNS
8 4 (16.67%) FTP
8 4 (16.67%) IPv4
8 4 (16.67%) VLAN
8 4 (16.67%) VoIP
8 4 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Network Security Consultant
2 8 (33.33%) Security Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Check Point Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Network Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Security Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Support
3 5 (20.83%) Cisco Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Network Support
3 5 (20.83%) Network Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Operations Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Data Centre
1 9 (37.50%) Driving Licence
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Network Management
2 8 (33.33%) Presales
3 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
5 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (12.50%) Task Automation
7 2 (8.33%) Network Design
8 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (66.67%) CCNP
2 16 (66.67%) CCSA
3 14 (58.33%) CCSE
4 12 (50.00%) CCDP
5 8 (33.33%) Check Point Certification
6 7 (29.17%) CCNA
7 4 (16.67%) CCIE
8 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (4.17%) MCP
8 1 (4.17%) MCSE
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 19 (79.17%) CheckPoint
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) Apple
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