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

Local Area Network (LAN)
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 46 65
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 17 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.06% 3.58% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.25% 25.25% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 5
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +84.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £34,700 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £46,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £41,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.73% +2.81%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 80 99 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 14.39% 14.16% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 80 80 113
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,600
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

LAN
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for LAN in Cardiff

LAN
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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

Salary histogram for LAN in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for LAN.

1 28 (73.68%) WAN
2 23 (60.53%) DNS
3 20 (52.63%) Cisco
3 20 (52.63%) MPLS
4 18 (47.37%) Firewall
4 18 (47.37%) Internet
5 17 (44.74%) CheckPoint
5 17 (44.74%) DHCP
5 17 (44.74%) Windows
6 16 (42.11%) F5
7 14 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 14 (36.84%) BGP
7 14 (36.84%) Avaya
8 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
8 13 (34.21%) Telecoms
8 13 (34.21%) VMware
8 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (31.58%) VPN
9 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (31.58%) OSPF
10 10 (26.32%) CCNP
11 9 (23.68%) Juniper
11 9 (23.68%) Unified Communications
11 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
12 8 (21.05%) Office 365
12 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
12 8 (21.05%) Linux
12 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 5 (13.16%) Apache
1 5 (13.16%) JBoss
1 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) IaaS
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) PaaS
2 2 (5.26%) SaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (73.68%) WAN
2 23 (60.53%) DNS
3 20 (52.63%) MPLS
4 18 (47.37%) Firewall
4 18 (47.37%) Internet
5 17 (44.74%) DHCP
6 14 (36.84%) BGP
6 14 (36.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (34.21%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (31.58%) OSPF
8 12 (31.58%) VPN
9 9 (23.68%) Unified Communications
10 6 (15.79%) BIG-IP
10 6 (15.79%) FTP
10 6 (15.79%) IPsec
10 6 (15.79%) IPv4
10 6 (15.79%) IPv6
11 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (10.53%) Ethernet
12 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (34.21%) Telecoms
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Cisco Architect
3 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Network Architect
5 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco Network Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) IT Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Telecoms Architect
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Performance Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Service Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.63%) CMDB
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.63%) IVR
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.26%) Unix
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Load Balancing
2 6 (15.79%) DDoS Mitigation
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 3 (7.89%) Information Security
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.63%) Change Management
7 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.63%) Network Management
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (26.32%) CCNP
3 5 (13.16%) MCSE
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (7.89%) CCNA
5 3 (7.89%) CCNP Voice
5 3 (7.89%) CCVP
6 2 (5.26%) Degree
6 2 (5.26%) RHCE
7 1 (2.63%) MCITP
7 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.53%) XenServer
4 3 (7.89%) vSphere
4 3 (7.89%) XenApp
4 3 (7.89%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.63%) Firmware
5 1 (2.63%) ProxySG
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Cisco
2 17 (44.74%) CheckPoint
3 16 (42.11%) F5
4 14 (36.84%) Avaya
4 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
5 13 (34.21%) VMware
6 9 (23.68%) Juniper
7 6 (15.79%) Citrix
8 4 (10.53%) Blue Coat
8 4 (10.53%) IBM
8 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
9 3 (7.89%) Aastra
9 3 (7.89%) Apple
9 3 (7.89%) Intel
10 2 (5.26%) AppDynamics
10 2 (5.26%) Dell
10 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
10 2 (5.26%) Veeam
11 1 (2.63%) Aruba
11 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
GM Financial
Salary: Competitive
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Salary: From £26,917 to £36,909 per annum
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