Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 108 110
Rank change year-on-year +17 +2 -14
Permanent jobs citing LAN 27 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.72% 0.55% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.59% 4.02% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 22
Oxford median annual salary £39,750 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.31% -23.53% -10.53%
10th Percentile £25,500 £20,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,250 £47,150 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £34,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.33% +7.14% -12.50%

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 Oxford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 185 199 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 11.80% 13.61% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 152 176 177
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,525 £24,875 £23,100
90th Percentile £63,675 £61,250 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% +6.67%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Oxford

LAN
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for LAN in Oxford

LAN
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 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 Oxford region with a requirement for LAN.

1 26 (96.30%) WAN
2 19 (70.37%) Cisco
3 18 (66.67%) Firewall
4 11 (40.74%) VPN
5 10 (37.04%) VoIP
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 9 (33.33%) MPLS
6 9 (33.33%) OSPF
6 9 (33.33%) CCNP
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
7 8 (29.63%) BGP
7 8 (29.63%) EIGRP
7 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
7 8 (29.63%) IPsec
7 8 (29.63%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
8 7 (25.93%) Palo Alto
8 7 (25.93%) Network Management
8 7 (25.93%) HSRP
8 7 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
8 7 (25.93%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (25.93%) Network Virtualisation
8 7 (25.93%) Ruby
8 7 (25.93%) Degree
8 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
8 7 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (25.93%) Network Security
8 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) WAN
2 18 (66.67%) Firewall
3 11 (40.74%) VPN
4 10 (37.04%) VoIP
5 9 (33.33%) MPLS
5 9 (33.33%) OSPF
6 8 (29.63%) BGP
6 8 (29.63%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (29.63%) EIGRP
6 8 (29.63%) IPsec
6 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
7 7 (25.93%) Ethernet
7 7 (25.93%) HSRP
7 7 (25.93%) Intrusion Detection
7 7 (25.93%) Network Security
7 7 (25.93%) VRRP
8 4 (14.81%) Wireless
9 3 (11.11%) VLAN
9 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Network Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) LAN Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) LAN/WAN Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) WAN Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Security Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Network Support
5 3 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Support
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
3 6 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (18.52%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Windows
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
1 7 (25.93%) Kalman Filter
1 7 (25.93%) Network Architecture
1 7 (25.93%) Network Management
1 7 (25.93%) Network Virtualisation
2 6 (22.22%) Change Management
2 6 (22.22%) High Availability
2 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 6 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 6 (22.22%) Service Design
2 6 (22.22%) Time Management
2 6 (22.22%) Web Filtering
3 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
3 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (18.52%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (3.70%) Hardware Maintenance
5 1 (3.70%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) C
1 7 (25.93%) C++
1 7 (25.93%) Java
1 7 (25.93%) Perl
1 7 (25.93%) Python
1 7 (25.93%) Ruby
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (33.33%) CCNP
3 7 (25.93%) CCNA
3 7 (25.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (25.93%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) CCIP
4 2 (7.41%) MCSE
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) JNCIA
5 1 (3.70%) MCP
5 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) PMO
2 5 (18.52%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) GDPR
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Nagios
1 6 (22.22%) SCOM
2 2 (7.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Cisco
2 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.93%) Palo Alto
5 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 5 (18.52%) Meraki
7 2 (7.41%) Juniper
8 1 (3.70%) SAP
8 1 (3.70%) VMware