Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 94 104
Rank change year-on-year -56 +10 +28
Permanent jobs citing LAN 56 92 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.46% 2.85% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.59% 19.21% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 49 87 90
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +0.59% +30.00%
10th Percentile £29,800 £21,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,000 £75,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.94% -4.29% -

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 584 479 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.25% 14.86% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 463 394 626
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.62% +5.23%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £68,125
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 52 (92.86%) WAN
2 31 (55.36%) Windows
3 30 (53.57%) Firewall
4 28 (50.00%) Cisco
5 25 (44.64%) VPN
6 22 (39.29%) VMware
6 22 (39.29%) Windows Server
7 21 (37.50%) Linux
7 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 21 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
9 18 (32.14%) DHCP
10 17 (30.36%) CCNA
11 16 (28.57%) CCNP
12 15 (26.79%) Network Security
13 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (25.00%) DNS
14 13 (23.21%) vSphere
15 12 (21.43%) PCI DSS
15 12 (21.43%) ITIL
15 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
16 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
17 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
18 9 (16.07%) Dell
18 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
18 9 (16.07%) Finance
18 9 (16.07%) Software-Defined Networking
18 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
19 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

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 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Houdini
1 5 (8.93%) Maya
1 5 (8.93%) NUKE
1 5 (8.93%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.93%) Office 365
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (92.86%) WAN
2 30 (53.57%) Firewall
3 25 (44.64%) VPN
4 18 (32.14%) DHCP
5 15 (26.79%) Network Security
6 14 (25.00%) DNS
7 9 (16.07%) Software-Defined Networking
7 9 (16.07%) TCP/IP
8 8 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (12.50%) MPLS
10 6 (10.71%) Unified Communications
10 6 (10.71%) WLAN
11 5 (8.93%) VoIP
11 5 (8.93%) Wireless
12 4 (7.14%) 3G
12 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (5.36%) EIGRP
13 3 (5.36%) NAS
13 3 (5.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Advertising
4 2 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.57%) Electronics
4 2 (3.57%) Games
4 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Network Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Linux Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Security Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) IT Support
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) IT Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Linux Support
6 4 (7.14%) Information Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Information Security Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Network Security Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) 802.1X
1 2 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) .NET
2 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.79%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Data Centre
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Animation
4 2 (3.57%) BBC
4 2 (3.57%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.57%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.79%) CCTV
5 1 (1.79%) Clustering
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.79%) IVR
5 1 (1.79%) PMI
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (55.36%) Windows
2 22 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 21 (37.50%) Linux
4 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
5 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.93%) CentOS
7 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) ITIL
2 8 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
3 7 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 7 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 7 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (12.50%) Test Management
4 6 (10.71%) Information Security
5 5 (8.93%) 3D Animation
5 5 (8.93%) 3D Rendering
5 5 (8.93%) DevOps
5 5 (8.93%) Security Monitoring
5 5 (8.93%) Visual Effects
6 4 (7.14%) Network Management
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.36%) PRINCE
7 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.36%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (30.36%) CCNA
3 16 (28.57%) CCNP
4 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (14.29%) CISSP
6 7 (12.50%) CISM
6 7 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (12.50%) Novell Certification
6 7 (12.50%) SANS
6 7 (12.50%) SSCP
6 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (8.93%) MCITP
8 4 (7.14%) MCSA
8 4 (7.14%) MCTS
9 3 (5.36%) CCIE
9 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (5.36%) MCSE
10 2 (3.57%) CCVP
11 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.79%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) PCI DSS
2 8 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (23.21%) vSphere
4 7 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (8.93%) Firmware
5 5 (8.93%) NFS
5 5 (8.93%) Samba
6 1 (1.79%) Docker
6 1 (1.79%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Puppet
1 5 (8.93%) WSUS
2 3 (5.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.79%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.79%) SCCM
4 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) Cisco
2 22 (39.29%) VMware
3 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.07%) Dell
5 7 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 7 (12.50%) Oracle
5 7 (12.50%) SonicWALL
6 5 (8.93%) HP
6 5 (8.93%) IBM
6 5 (8.93%) Juniper
6 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.14%) Avaya
7 4 (7.14%) F5
7 4 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.36%) SAP
9 2 (3.57%) Aruba
9 2 (3.57%) Blue Coat
9 2 (3.57%) EMC
9 2 (3.57%) IronPort
9 2 (3.57%) Palo Alto