Period
to 23 November 2017

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

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 110 99
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 35 59 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.36% 2.60% 2.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.78% 12.29% 11.96%
Number of salaries quoted 26 54 46
Gloucestershire median annual salary £38,250 £41,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.83% -5.14% +17.45%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £51,750 £65,000 £104,250
South West median annual salary £37,500 £34,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.91% -0.71% +2.94%

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 297 480 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 19.99% 21.17% 21.63%
Number of salaries quoted 246 396 364
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,875 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,125 £65,000 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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
Gloucester +22 13 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Cirencester -8 8 £37,000 +2.07%
Cheltenham -9 7 £44,250 +4.12%
LAN
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 34 (97.14%) WAN
2 23 (65.71%) Cisco
3 21 (60.00%) Windows
4 19 (54.29%) Firewall
5 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
6 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
7 13 (37.14%) VMware
8 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (34.29%) ITIL
9 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
9 11 (31.43%) Wi-Fi
9 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
10 10 (28.57%) Information Security
10 10 (28.57%) Citrix
11 9 (25.71%) VPN
11 9 (25.71%) DNS
11 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
12 8 (22.86%) Meraki
12 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
12 8 (22.86%) Linux
12 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
12 8 (22.86%) Aruba
12 8 (22.86%) Office 365
13 7 (20.00%) NetScaler
13 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 7 (20.00%) C
13 7 (20.00%) Avaya
13 7 (20.00%) Finance

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 7 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.86%) Office 365
3 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (14.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (11.43%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (11.43%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 34 (97.14%) WAN
2 19 (54.29%) Firewall
3 15 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 11 (31.43%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (25.71%) DNS
5 9 (25.71%) VPN
6 7 (20.00%) NetScaler
7 6 (17.14%) DHCP
7 6 (17.14%) IPv4
7 6 (17.14%) IPv6
7 6 (17.14%) Wireless
8 5 (14.29%) VLAN
9 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (8.57%) NAS
10 3 (8.57%) Network Security
10 3 (8.57%) SAN
10 3 (8.57%) VoIP
11 2 (5.71%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (5.71%) Big Data
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
3 3 (8.57%) Advertising
3 3 (8.57%) Electronics
3 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Customer Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (8.57%) IT Support
3 3 (8.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Field Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior IP Network Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (11.43%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (8.57%) Cybercrime
4 3 (8.57%) Driving Licence
4 3 (8.57%) PMI
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 16 (45.71%) Windows Server
3 8 (22.86%) Linux
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 10
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 8
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Information Security
3 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
4 7 (20.00%) Presales
5 6 (17.14%) Change Management
5 6 (17.14%) Project Management
5 6 (17.14%) Security Hardening
6 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (14.29%) IT Strategy
6 5 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (11.43%) Migration
7 4 (11.43%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (11.43%) Network Virtualisation
7 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
8 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) C
2 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Korn
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.29%) CCNA
2 5 (14.29%) CCNP
3 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) PMI Certification
4 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
2 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
3 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Cisco
2 13 (37.14%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (28.57%) Citrix
5 8 (22.86%) Aruba
5 8 (22.86%) Meraki
6 7 (20.00%) Avaya
7 5 (14.29%) Sophos
8 4 (11.43%) Apple
8 4 (11.43%) AVG
9 3 (8.57%) 3PAR
9 3 (8.57%) EqualLogic
9 3 (8.57%) HP
9 3 (8.57%) SAP
9 3 (8.57%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.86%) Juniper
10 1 (2.86%) Remedy