Period
to 22 July 2018

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 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 114 117
Rank change year-on-year -51 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 32 89 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.83% 2.31% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.51% 16.27% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27 74 74
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.29% -14.12% -8.11%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,500 £21,483
90th Percentile £63,000 £46,750 £51,750
South West median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +8.57% +7.69% -7.14%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 581 547 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 14.98% 14.19% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 507 432 482
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.58% -4.38%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,375 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

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 6 months to 22 July 2018.

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 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth +2 2 £25,250 +12.22%
LAN
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for LAN.

1 25 (78.13%) WAN
2 19 (59.38%) Cisco
3 17 (53.13%) Windows
4 16 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 14 (43.75%) Office 365
5 14 (43.75%) ITIL
6 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
7 12 (37.50%) VMware
8 11 (34.38%) Firewall
8 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
9 9 (28.13%) VPN
9 9 (28.13%) SaaS
10 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
10 8 (25.00%) Wireless
11 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
11 7 (21.88%) Linux
11 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
11 7 (21.88%) MPLS
12 6 (18.75%) Citrix
12 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
12 6 (18.75%) VoIP
12 6 (18.75%) WLAN
12 6 (18.75%) CCNA
12 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
12 6 (18.75%) Network Management
12 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds
13 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (15.63%) Unified Communications

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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Office 365
2 9 (28.13%) SaaS
3 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (9.38%) IaaS
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) WAN
2 11 (34.38%) Firewall
3 9 (28.13%) VPN
4 8 (25.00%) Wireless
5 7 (21.88%) MPLS
6 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 6 (18.75%) VoIP
6 6 (18.75%) WLAN
7 5 (15.63%) Unified Communications
8 4 (12.50%) ADSL
8 4 (12.50%) BGP
8 4 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (12.50%) DHCP
8 4 (12.50%) DNS
8 4 (12.50%) FCoE
8 4 (12.50%) iSCSI
8 4 (12.50%) OSPF
9 3 (9.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (9.38%) VRRP
9 3 (9.38%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Billing
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (15.63%) Architect
1 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
1 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
1 5 (15.63%) Technical Leader
1 5 (15.63%) Technical Team Leader
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) IT Support
3 3 (9.38%) Network Specialist
3 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) IT Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (9.38%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (6.25%) CCTV
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (3.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.88%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Unix
5 1 (3.13%) CentOS
5 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
4 6 (18.75%) Network Management
5 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
6 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 4 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (12.50%) Presales
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Adaptive Security
7 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (9.38%) PRINCE
7 3 (9.38%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.75%) CCNA
3 5 (15.63%) CCNP
3 5 (15.63%) MCSA
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.38%) Degree
4 3 (9.38%) MCSE
4 3 (9.38%) MCT
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (6.25%) CCIE
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.13%) CCDP
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) vSphere
2 4 (12.50%) XenApp
3 3 (9.38%) NFS
4 2 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Cisco
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.88%) CheckPoint
5 6 (18.75%) Citrix
5 6 (18.75%) SolarWinds
6 4 (12.50%) EMC
6 4 (12.50%) Forcepoint
6 4 (12.50%) Juniper
6 4 (12.50%) McAfee
6 4 (12.50%) SonicWALL
7 3 (9.38%) Brocade
7 3 (9.38%) BT
7 3 (9.38%) F5
7 3 (9.38%) HP
7 3 (9.38%) Meraki
7 3 (9.38%) NEC
7 3 (9.38%) Siemens
7 3 (9.38%) Sophos
7 3 (9.38%) WatchGuard