Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 115 105
Rank change year-on-year +15 -10 -11
Permanent jobs citing LAN 28 27 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.68% 1.68% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 9.75% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 51
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.42% -5.00% +3.90%
10th Percentile £34,900 £31,125 £24,875
90th Percentile £59,500 £49,200 £63,750
South West median annual salary £37,750 £36,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +3.42% +12.31% -10.96%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 252 277 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.09% 17.23% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 198 221 369
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +10.39%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £25,800
90th Percentile £65,375 £57,500 £64,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Gloucestershire

LAN
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for LAN in Gloucestershire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Gloucestershire

LAN
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
Cheltenham 0 9 - - 1
Gloucester +9 7 £40,000 -5.88% 3
LAN
South West

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

1 24 (85.71%) Firewall
2 14 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (46.43%) CCNP
4 11 (39.29%) WAN
4 11 (39.29%) C
4 11 (39.29%) DV Cleared
4 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
4 11 (39.29%) Network Design
5 10 (35.71%) Software Delivery
5 10 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (28.57%) OSPF
7 7 (25.00%) Wireless
7 7 (25.00%) Ethernet
7 7 (25.00%) CCNA
7 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (21.43%) 4G
8 6 (21.43%) LTE
8 6 (21.43%) Degree
8 6 (21.43%) QA
8 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
8 6 (21.43%) IPv4
8 6 (21.43%) IPv6
8 6 (21.43%) HTTP
8 6 (21.43%) GSM
8 6 (21.43%) UMTS
8 6 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
8 6 (21.43%) 2G
8 6 (21.43%) BGP-4

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 24 (85.71%) Firewall
2 11 (39.29%) WAN
3 8 (28.57%) OSPF
4 7 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 7 (25.00%) Wireless
5 6 (21.43%) 2G
5 6 (21.43%) 3G
5 6 (21.43%) 4G
5 6 (21.43%) BGP-4
5 6 (21.43%) GSM
5 6 (21.43%) HTTP
5 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
5 6 (21.43%) IPv4
5 6 (21.43%) IPv6
5 6 (21.43%) LTE
5 6 (21.43%) UMTS
5 6 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (7.14%) BGP
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) IT Trainer
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Trainer
2 6 (21.43%) Trainer
3 5 (17.86%) Network Manager
3 5 (17.86%) Network Support
3 5 (17.86%) Support Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IFS Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) IT Support
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) LAN Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) LAN/WAN Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.57%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Network Design
2 10 (35.71%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (35.71%) Software Delivery
3 6 (21.43%) Coaching
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (3.57%) Antivirus Management
5 1 (3.57%) Availability Management
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Change Control
5 1 (3.57%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (3.57%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Management
5 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C
2 5 (17.86%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (46.43%) CCNP
3 11 (39.29%) DV Cleared
3 11 (39.29%) Security Cleared
4 7 (25.00%) CCNA
5 6 (21.43%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) MCSE
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco
1 5 (17.86%) Huawei
2 2 (7.14%) Juniper
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Apple
3 1 (3.57%) Avaya
3 1 (3.57%) AVG
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Dell
3 1 (3.57%) IFS
3 1 (3.57%) Meraki
3 1 (3.57%) NetApp
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Radware
3 1 (3.57%) Verint