The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 93 92
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 41 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.22% 1.98% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.47% 10.70% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 34
Median salary £36,500 £41,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.04% -44.66%  
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 Bristol with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 265 299 359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 14.37% 18.53% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 216 243 317
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% -16.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

LAN
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for LAN in Bristol

LAN
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Bristol over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Bristol

LAN
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 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
Avonmouth - 1 £22,500 -
LAN
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Bristol region with a requirement for LAN.

1 80 (97.56%) WAN
2 55 (67.07%) Cisco
3 46 (56.10%) Windows
4 37 (45.12%) Active Directory
5 35 (42.68%) Microsoft
5 35 (42.68%) Firewall
6 34 (41.46%) Windows Server
7 32 (39.02%) VMware
8 30 (36.59%) TCP/IP
9 29 (35.37%) VPN
10 28 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (30.49%) ITIL
12 23 (28.05%) CCNA
13 22 (26.83%) Network Security
14 21 (25.61%) CCNP
14 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Office
14 21 (25.61%) DHCP
14 21 (25.61%) Data Centre
15 19 (23.17%) MS Exchange
16 18 (21.95%) Office 365
17 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (18.29%) Juniper
18 15 (18.29%) DNS
18 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2012
19 13 (15.85%) VLAN
19 13 (15.85%) Wireless
20 12 (14.63%) VoIP
21 11 (13.41%) Finance
21 11 (13.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 11 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 19 (23.17%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.54%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.10%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.66%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (25.61%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.22%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.95%) Office 365
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.44%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) IaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (97.56%) WAN
2 35 (42.68%) Firewall
3 30 (36.59%) TCP/IP
4 29 (35.37%) VPN
5 22 (26.83%) Network Security
6 21 (25.61%) DHCP
7 15 (18.29%) DNS
8 13 (15.85%) VLAN
8 13 (15.85%) Wireless
9 12 (14.63%) VoIP
10 10 (12.20%) MPLS
10 10 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (10.98%) Unified Communications
12 8 (9.76%) EIGRP
12 8 (9.76%) OSPF
12 8 (9.76%) SSL
13 7 (8.54%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (8.54%) Software-Defined Networking
13 7 (8.54%) WLAN
14 6 (7.32%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
3 5 (6.10%) Marketing
4 4 (4.88%) Electronics
5 3 (3.66%) Retail
6 2 (2.44%) Advertising
6 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.44%) Front Office
7 1 (1.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Analyst
1 17 (20.73%) Network Engineer
2 15 (18.29%) Service Desk Engineer
3 12 (14.63%) Support Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) 1st Line Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Security Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) IT Support
7 5 (6.10%) Network Support
7 5 (6.10%) Service Analyst
7 5 (6.10%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Cisco Specialist
8 4 (4.88%) Head of Infrastructure
8 4 (4.88%) IT Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Network Specialist
8 4 (4.88%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) .NET
1 1 (1.22%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.22%) Middleware
1 1 (1.22%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.10%) Driving Licence
3 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.66%) BBC
4 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.66%) BYOD
4 3 (3.66%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.66%) iPhone
4 3 (3.66%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.66%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.44%) PMI
6 1 (1.22%) CCTV
6 1 (1.22%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.22%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) IPTV
6 1 (1.22%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 46 (56.10%) Windows
2 34 (41.46%) Windows Server
3 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (9.76%) Linux
5 8 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.54%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.44%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.22%) Android
9 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.49%) ITIL
2 11 (13.41%) Mobile Device Management
3 9 (10.98%) Cybersecurity
4 7 (8.54%) Ethical Hacking
4 7 (8.54%) IT Strategy
4 7 (8.54%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (8.54%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (8.54%) Test Management
5 6 (7.32%) Migration
5 6 (7.32%) Network Management
5 6 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (7.32%) Security Patching
5 6 (7.32%) Service Management
5 6 (7.32%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (6.10%) Change Control
6 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.10%) Process Improvement
6 5 (6.10%) Project Management
6 5 (6.10%) Protective Monitoring
6 5 (6.10%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) Perl
1 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
1 5 (6.10%) Python
2 2 (2.44%) SQL
3 1 (1.22%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 28 (34.15%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (28.05%) CCNA
3 21 (25.61%) CCNP
4 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (12.20%) MCSE
6 8 (9.76%) MCP
7 7 (8.54%) CISSP
7 7 (8.54%) MCITP
7 7 (8.54%) MCSA
8 6 (7.32%) CISM
8 6 (7.32%) CNA
8 6 (7.32%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (7.32%) Novell Certification
8 6 (7.32%) SANS
8 6 (7.32%) SSCP
8 6 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (6.10%) CCIE
9 5 (6.10%) MCTS
10 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
10 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (9.76%) SLA
3 7 (8.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (45.12%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.76%) Hyper-V
3 8 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (8.54%) vSphere
5 5 (6.10%) Snort
6 2 (2.44%) NFS
7 1 (1.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) SCCM
2 5 (6.10%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 5 (6.10%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (4.88%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (3.66%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 1 (1.22%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.22%) Iperf
5 1 (1.22%) OpenNebula
5 1 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 55 (67.07%) Cisco
2 35 (42.68%) Microsoft
3 32 (39.02%) VMware
4 15 (18.29%) Juniper
5 8 (9.76%) Aruba
5 8 (9.76%) Avaya
5 8 (9.76%) Dell
6 7 (8.54%) CheckPoint
6 7 (8.54%) F5
6 7 (8.54%) SonicWALL
7 6 (7.32%) Riverbed
8 5 (6.10%) SAP
8 5 (6.10%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.88%) Brocade
10 3 (3.66%) Apple
10 3 (3.66%) Citrix
11 2 (2.44%) McAfee
11 2 (2.44%) Oracle
11 2 (2.44%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.44%) WatchGuard
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago