Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 138 141
Rank change year-on-year +24 +3 -8
Permanent jobs citing LAN 55 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.81% 1.26% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.34% 7.30% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 46 38 51
Oxfordshire median annual salary £36,375 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,875 £25,600 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,250 £78,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £39,625 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.85% -4.44% +5.88%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 485 507 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 15.97% 17.24% 14.44%
Number of salaries quoted 385 425 402
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £61,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Oxfordshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for LAN in Oxfordshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for LAN in Oxfordshire

LAN
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Oxfordshire 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
Oxford +17 28 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Abingdon +8 2 £28,500 -18.57%
Witney -4 1 £34,000 +13.33%
Thame - 1 £45,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £56,500 -
LAN
South East

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 54 (98.18%) WAN
2 40 (72.73%) Cisco
3 25 (45.45%) TCP/IP
4 23 (41.82%) Firewall
5 20 (36.36%) VPN
6 18 (32.73%) Windows
7 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
8 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
8 16 (29.09%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (27.27%) BGP
9 15 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
10 14 (25.45%) Network Management
10 14 (25.45%) VLAN
10 14 (25.45%) Degree
10 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
10 14 (25.45%) Ethernet
10 14 (25.45%) Linux
10 14 (25.45%) Windows Server
11 13 (23.64%) Service Design
11 13 (23.64%) DHCP
11 13 (23.64%) OSPF
11 13 (23.64%) Change Management
12 12 (21.82%) VMware
12 12 (21.82%) CCNA
12 12 (21.82%) EIGRP
12 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
12 12 (21.82%) VoIP
12 12 (21.82%) DNS
12 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (20.00%) CCNP

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.73%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (98.18%) WAN
2 25 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 23 (41.82%) Firewall
4 20 (36.36%) VPN
5 15 (27.27%) BGP
5 15 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (25.45%) Ethernet
6 14 (25.45%) VLAN
7 13 (23.64%) DHCP
7 13 (23.64%) OSPF
8 12 (21.82%) DNS
8 12 (21.82%) EIGRP
8 12 (21.82%) VoIP
9 10 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (16.36%) MPLS
10 9 (16.36%) Network Security
11 8 (14.55%) HSRP
11 8 (14.55%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (14.55%) IPsec
11 8 (14.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (12.73%) Retail
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 10 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) IT Engineer
3 7 (12.73%) Support Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (10.91%) LAN Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.91%) WAN Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Network Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Network Support
7 3 (5.45%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 7 (12.73%) Clustering
4 6 (10.91%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (10.91%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Windows
2 14 (25.45%) Linux
2 14 (25.45%) Windows Server
3 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (16.36%) Windows 10
5 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
5 9 (16.36%) Windows 8
6 8 (14.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.45%) Network Management
2 13 (23.64%) Change Management
2 13 (23.64%) Service Design
3 8 (14.55%) ITIL
4 7 (12.73%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (12.73%) Network Architecture
4 7 (12.73%) Network Load Balancing
4 7 (12.73%) Network Virtualisation
4 7 (12.73%) Patch Management
4 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.73%) Project Management
5 6 (10.91%) High Availability
5 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
5 6 (10.91%) Problem Management
5 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.91%) Time Management
5 6 (10.91%) Virtual Team Management
5 6 (10.91%) Web Filtering
6 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) C
1 7 (12.73%) C++
1 7 (12.73%) Java
1 7 (12.73%) Perl
1 7 (12.73%) Python
1 7 (12.73%) Ruby
2 2 (3.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (25.45%) Degree
3 12 (21.82%) CCNA
4 11 (20.00%) CCNP
5 7 (12.73%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (5.45%) CCIP
7 2 (3.64%) MCP
7 2 (3.64%) MCSE
7 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) PMO
1 6 (10.91%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) GDPR
2 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (29.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 7 (12.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) Nagios
1 6 (10.91%) SCOM
2 2 (3.64%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) Cisco
2 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.82%) VMware
4 9 (16.36%) CheckPoint
5 8 (14.55%) HP
5 8 (14.55%) SolarWinds
6 7 (12.73%) Palo Alto
7 6 (10.91%) Meraki
8 3 (5.45%) Juniper
9 2 (3.64%) Citrix
10 1 (1.82%) F5
10 1 (1.82%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.82%) SAP
10 1 (1.82%) Veeam