The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 70 54
Rank change year-on-year +27 -16  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 25 18 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.29% 1.97% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.76% 12.41% 24.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 35
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -14.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,400 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,900 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.62% -  

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 84 145 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 14.41% 15.83% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 69 136 152
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £40,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Bedfordshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for LAN in Bedfordshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Bedfordshire

LAN
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
Bedford +20 14 £36,250 -30.28% 4
Luton +5 3 £37,500 -6.25%
LAN
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 50 (100.00%) WAN
2 43 (86.00%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (84.00%) Cisco
4 31 (62.00%) CheckPoint
5 30 (60.00%) Firewall
6 28 (56.00%) CCNP
6 28 (56.00%) Network Management
7 26 (52.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 24 (48.00%) CCSA
9 23 (46.00%) Network Security
9 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
9 23 (46.00%) TCP/IP
10 17 (34.00%) CCNA
10 17 (34.00%) CCDP
11 16 (32.00%) OSPF
11 16 (32.00%) BGP
11 16 (32.00%) CCSE
11 16 (32.00%) Spanning Tree
12 15 (30.00%) Data Centre
13 14 (28.00%) Presales
13 14 (28.00%) Wireless
13 14 (28.00%) MS Visio
14 13 (26.00%) Wireshark
14 13 (26.00%) tcpdump
15 11 (22.00%) ITIL
15 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (20.00%) Task Automation
16 10 (20.00%) VLAN
16 10 (20.00%) VoIP
17 9 (18.00%) Driving Licence

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (100.00%) WAN
2 30 (60.00%) Firewall
3 26 (52.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 23 (46.00%) Network Security
4 23 (46.00%) TCP/IP
5 16 (32.00%) BGP
5 16 (32.00%) OSPF
5 16 (32.00%) Spanning Tree
6 14 (28.00%) Wireless
7 13 (26.00%) tcpdump
7 13 (26.00%) Wireshark
8 10 (20.00%) VLAN
8 10 (20.00%) VoIP
9 8 (16.00%) DHCP
9 8 (16.00%) FTP
9 8 (16.00%) IPv4
9 8 (16.00%) VPN
10 7 (14.00%) DNS
10 7 (14.00%) Ethernet
10 7 (14.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
1 2 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Consultant
2 12 (24.00%) Network Consultant
3 11 (22.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 10 (20.00%) Security Consultant
5 9 (18.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) Security Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) Cisco Consultant
6 8 (16.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 7 (14.00%) Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) Network Analyst
8 6 (12.00%) Check Point Consultant
8 6 (12.00%) Cisco Security Consultant
8 6 (12.00%) Senior Network Engineer
8 6 (12.00%) Support Engineer
9 5 (10.00%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
9 5 (10.00%) Network Operations Analyst
9 5 (10.00%) Telephony Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (18.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.00%) Blog
5 1 (2.00%) CMDB
5 1 (2.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) Network Management
2 14 (28.00%) Presales
3 11 (22.00%) ITIL
4 10 (20.00%) Task Automation
5 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (14.00%) Change Control
6 7 (14.00%) Load Balancing
7 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (6.00%) Business Transformation
8 3 (6.00%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) Identity Management
8 3 (6.00%) IT Strategy
8 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.00%) SOA
8 3 (6.00%) Time Management
8 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.00%) Change Management
9 2 (4.00%) Proactive Monitoring
9 2 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (86.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (56.00%) CCNP
3 24 (48.00%) CCSA
4 17 (34.00%) CCDP
4 17 (34.00%) CCNA
5 16 (32.00%) CCSE
6 8 (16.00%) CCIE
6 8 (16.00%) Check Point Certification
7 3 (6.00%) MCP
7 3 (6.00%) MCSE
7 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (84.00%) Cisco
2 31 (62.00%) CheckPoint
3 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.00%) SolarWinds
5 5 (10.00%) Mitel
6 4 (8.00%) F5
6 4 (8.00%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.00%) Aruba
7 2 (4.00%) HP
7 2 (4.00%) Juniper
7 2 (4.00%) VMware
8 1 (2.00%) Apple
8 1 (2.00%) Avaya
8 1 (2.00%) Siemens
8 1 (2.00%) Symantec
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