Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 109 108
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing LAN 20 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.40% 2.24% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.94% 12.06% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 34 35
Gloucestershire median annual salary £44,250 £40,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.59% -14.21% +35.71%
10th Percentile £31,325 £26,200 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,125 £65,000 £104,250
South West median annual salary £37,500 £32,271 £34,500
% change year-on-year +16.20% -6.46% -

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 252 398 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.65% 18.61% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 202 323 340
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £67,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

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 February 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 23 February 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
Gloucester +25 10 £46,000 +19.48% 2
Cheltenham -12 5 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Cirencester -12 1 £34,500 +22.12%
LAN
South West

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 18 (90.00%) WAN
2 14 (70.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) Cisco
3 13 (65.00%) Firewall
4 11 (55.00%) VMware
5 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (45.00%) Linux
6 9 (45.00%) C
7 8 (40.00%) ITIL
7 8 (40.00%) Information Security
7 8 (40.00%) Meraki
7 8 (40.00%) Office 365
7 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
8 7 (35.00%) Wireless
8 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (25.00%) Migration
9 5 (25.00%) Apple
9 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (25.00%) VPN
9 5 (25.00%) Data Centre

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 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (25.00%) SoftLayer
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (90.00%) WAN
2 13 (65.00%) Firewall
3 7 (35.00%) Wireless
4 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (25.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (10.00%) DNS
7 2 (10.00%) NAS
7 2 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (10.00%) SAN
7 2 (10.00%) VLAN
8 1 (5.00%) BGP
8 1 (5.00%) DHCP
8 1 (5.00%) IPv4
8 1 (5.00%) IPv6
8 1 (5.00%) MPLS
8 1 (5.00%) OSPF
8 1 (5.00%) RSVP
8 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Advertising
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) IT Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Account Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (15.00%) Cybercrime
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (45.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Information Security
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 5 (25.00%) Presales
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C
2 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Korn
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CCNA
2 4 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) CCNP
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 8 (40.00%) Meraki
4 5 (25.00%) Apple
4 5 (25.00%) AVG
5 3 (15.00%) Aruba
5 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
6 2 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.00%) Avaya
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) Juniper
7 1 (5.00%) Remedy
7 1 (5.00%) Sophos