Period
to 18 February 2018

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

Local Area Network (LAN)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 117 157
Rank change year-on-year -3 +40 -19
Permanent jobs citing LAN 54 49 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.75% 1.86% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.80% 8.61% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 32
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,500 £20,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £57,250 £78,750 £50,925
South East median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.16% -4.44% +9.76%

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 422 569 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 13.70% 21.60% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 331 509 372
Oxfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +4.71% +21.43%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £25,775
90th Percentile £65,250 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 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
Oxford +1 27 £54,000 +83.05% 1
Abingdon -11 2 £28,000 -20.00% 2
Thame - 1 £45,000 - 1
Wallingford - 1 £32,500 - 1
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 18 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 53 (98.15%) WAN
2 32 (59.26%) Cisco
3 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
3 21 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 21 (38.89%) Windows
4 18 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 15 (27.78%) DHCP
5 15 (27.78%) DNS
5 15 (27.78%) Firewall
6 14 (25.93%) VLAN
6 14 (25.93%) VPN
6 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
6 14 (25.93%) Data Centre
7 12 (22.22%) Project Management
7 12 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 12 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (20.37%) VMware
8 11 (20.37%) QA
8 11 (20.37%) Cisco IOS
8 11 (20.37%) Linux
8 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
8 11 (20.37%) BGP
8 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (20.37%) Virtual Team Management
8 11 (20.37%) Virtual Team
9 10 (18.52%) Windows 10
9 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
9 10 (18.52%) Network Management

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 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (98.15%) WAN
2 21 (38.89%) TCP/IP
3 15 (27.78%) DHCP
3 15 (27.78%) DNS
3 15 (27.78%) Firewall
4 14 (25.93%) VLAN
4 14 (25.93%) VPN
5 12 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (20.37%) BGP
6 11 (20.37%) Cisco IOS
7 10 (18.52%) Ethernet
8 9 (16.67%) VoIP
9 8 (14.81%) EIGRP
9 8 (14.81%) OSPF
10 7 (12.96%) Wireless
11 4 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (7.41%) IPsec
11 4 (7.41%) MPLS
11 4 (7.41%) Network Security
11 4 (7.41%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 7 (12.96%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (42.59%) Network Engineer
2 13 (24.07%) Project Manager
3 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Manager
3 11 (20.37%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 9 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) IT Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.56%) IT Support
8 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) LAN Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) LAN/WAN Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Network Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (3.70%) WAN Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Network Security Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 11 (20.37%) Virtual Team
3 10 (18.52%) Computer Science
4 7 (12.96%) Clustering
5 4 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.70%) CCTV
6 2 (3.70%) Digital Signage
6 2 (3.70%) EPoS
7 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Windows
2 18 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (20.37%) Linux
4 10 (18.52%) Windows 10
4 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
4 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.81%) Windows 8
6 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Android
7 1 (1.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Project Management
2 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2
2 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (20.37%) Virtual Team Management
3 10 (18.52%) Network Management
4 9 (16.67%) Change Management
4 9 (16.67%) Service Design
5 7 (12.96%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (12.96%) Patch Management
6 3 (5.56%) ITIL
6 3 (5.56%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (3.70%) Analytics
7 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.70%) Information Security
7 2 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.70%) Network Architecture
7 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.70%) Time Management
7 2 (3.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) C
1 3 (5.56%) C++
1 3 (5.56%) Java
1 3 (5.56%) Perl
1 3 (5.56%) Python
1 3 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (18.52%) Degree
3 9 (16.67%) CCNA
4 6 (11.11%) CCNP
5 3 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.70%) CCIP
6 2 (3.70%) MCP
6 2 (3.70%) MCSE
6 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.85%) MCSA
7 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) PMO
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Nagios
1 2 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Cisco
2 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.37%) VMware
4 8 (14.81%) HP
5 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds
6 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.56%) Juniper
6 3 (5.56%) Palo Alto
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (1.85%) Apple
8 1 (1.85%) EMC
8 1 (1.85%) F5
8 1 (1.85%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.85%) Meraki
8 1 (1.85%) Mitel
8 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.85%) Siemens