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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 123 85
Rank change year-on-year +32 -38  
Permanent jobs citing LAN 29 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.15% 0.61% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.20% 4.29% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 31
Median salary £42,500 £37,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% -9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £25,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £51,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% -  

LAN is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 259 233 263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 19.24% 14.11% 16.60%
Number of salaries quoted 203 179 238
Median salary £47,500 £34,556 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.45% -15.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing LAN as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +12 10 £45,000 +5.88%
Witney - 5 £37,500 -
Kidlington - 2 £45,000 -
Abingdon +35 1 £60,000 +103.38%
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 41 (78.85%) WAN
2 37 (71.15%) Cisco
3 35 (67.31%) Firewall
4 33 (63.46%) VPN
5 29 (55.77%) Cisco Certification
6 27 (51.92%) CCNP
7 22 (42.31%) Windows
7 22 (42.31%) MPLS
8 20 (38.46%) CheckPoint
9 17 (32.69%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (30.77%) DHCP
11 15 (28.85%) Juniper
12 14 (26.92%) BGP
13 13 (25.00%) SolarWinds
13 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (23.08%) Palo Alto
14 12 (23.08%) SCOM
14 12 (23.08%) OSPF
14 12 (23.08%) Nagios
14 12 (23.08%) CCNA
14 12 (23.08%) Web Services
15 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
15 11 (21.15%) HP
15 11 (21.15%) Wireless
16 10 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (19.23%) WLAN
16 10 (19.23%) Presales
16 10 (19.23%) Driving Licence
16 10 (19.23%) Meru Networks

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 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.85%) Office 365
4 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.92%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (78.85%) WAN
2 35 (67.31%) Firewall
3 33 (63.46%) VPN
4 22 (42.31%) MPLS
5 17 (32.69%) Cisco ASA
6 16 (30.77%) DHCP
7 14 (26.92%) BGP
8 12 (23.08%) OSPF
9 11 (21.15%) Wireless
10 10 (19.23%) WLAN
11 9 (17.31%) VoIP
12 8 (15.38%) DNS
13 6 (11.54%) Ethernet
13 6 (11.54%) Network Security
14 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
15 4 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
15 4 (7.69%) HSRP
15 4 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
15 4 (7.69%) IPsec
15 4 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (1.92%) Automotive
1 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Network Engineer
2 14 (26.92%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) Network Manager
4 7 (13.46%) Administrator
4 7 (13.46%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
5 6 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) IT Support
7 3 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) LAN Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) LAN/WAN Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Driving Licence
2 9 (17.31%) Data Centre
3 6 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.92%) Clustering
6 1 (1.92%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.92%) Replication
6 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) CentOS
3 6 (11.54%) Debian
3 6 (11.54%) Solaris
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Presales
2 8 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 6 (11.54%) ITIL
4 4 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 4 (7.69%) High Availability
4 4 (7.69%) Network Management
5 3 (5.77%) Change Management
5 3 (5.77%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.77%) Open Source
6 2 (3.85%) Network Architecture
6 2 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (3.85%) Service Design
6 2 (3.85%) Time Management
6 2 (3.85%) Web Filtering
7 1 (1.92%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 1 (1.92%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (1.92%) Email Filtering
7 1 (1.92%) Hardware Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C
2 2 (3.85%) C++
2 2 (3.85%) Java
2 2 (3.85%) Perl
2 2 (3.85%) Python
2 2 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (55.77%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (51.92%) CCNP
3 12 (23.08%) CCNA
4 8 (15.38%) CCDA
5 6 (11.54%) CCIE
5 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
6 4 (7.69%) Degree
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.92%) APMP
9 1 (1.92%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.92%) HPE ATP
9 1 (1.92%) MCSE
9 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) vSphere
4 3 (5.77%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) Nagios
1 12 (23.08%) SCOM
2 7 (13.46%) FortiGate
3 3 (5.77%) SCCM
4 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.85%) WSUS
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 37 (71.15%) Cisco
2 20 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 15 (28.85%) Juniper
4 13 (25.00%) SolarWinds
5 12 (23.08%) Palo Alto
6 11 (21.15%) HP
6 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
7 10 (19.23%) Aruba
7 10 (19.23%) Meru Networks
7 10 (19.23%) ProCurve
7 10 (19.23%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (13.46%) EMC
8 7 (13.46%) Meraki
9 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
9 6 (11.54%) VMware
10 5 (9.62%) Avaya
11 2 (3.85%) Blue Coat
11 2 (3.85%) Dell
11 2 (3.85%) Polycom
11 2 (3.85%) Veeam