Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 123 158
Rank change year-on-year -17 +35 -50
Permanent jobs citing LAN 37 53 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.26% 1.88% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.31% 10.15% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 27
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £23,375 £31,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +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 278 522 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 9.48% 18.47% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 243 435 351
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £24,600 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £64,500 £62,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +2.35%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -8 19 £42,500 +9.68%
Bicester -1 7 £40,000 -3.61%
Abingdon +5 6 £32,500 -26.55% 1
Wallingford -1 1 £32,500 -42.48%
Kidlington -4 1 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Thame - 1 £45,000 -
LAN
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 31 (83.78%) WAN
2 29 (78.38%) Active Directory
3 27 (72.97%) Windows
4 22 (59.46%) Firewall
5 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
5 18 (48.65%) VPN
6 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
7 13 (35.14%) VLAN
7 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
9 10 (27.03%) VMware
9 10 (27.03%) Cisco
9 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Office
10 9 (24.32%) ITIL
10 9 (24.32%) DNS
10 9 (24.32%) DHCP
10 9 (24.32%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (24.32%) Degree
10 9 (24.32%) Windows 10
11 8 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (21.62%) ITIL V3
11 8 (21.62%) SCCM
11 8 (21.62%) Wireless
11 8 (21.62%) SAN
11 8 (21.62%) VoIP
11 8 (21.62%) HP
12 7 (18.92%) Linux
12 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange

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 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.81%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (18.92%) Office 365
3 4 (10.81%) G Suite
3 4 (10.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (8.11%) Mimecast
5 2 (5.41%) IaaS
5 2 (5.41%) PaaS
5 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (83.78%) WAN
2 22 (59.46%) Firewall
3 18 (48.65%) VPN
4 13 (35.14%) VLAN
5 9 (24.32%) DHCP
5 9 (24.32%) DNS
5 9 (24.32%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (21.62%) SAN
6 8 (21.62%) VoIP
6 8 (21.62%) Wireless
7 7 (18.92%) IPsec
8 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
9 5 (13.51%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (10.81%) MPLS
10 4 (10.81%) PSTN
11 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (8.11%) Intrusion Detection
11 3 (8.11%) PBX
11 3 (8.11%) SSH
11 3 (8.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 6 (16.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) IT Support
2 8 (21.62%) Support Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Support
4 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) IT Manager
6 4 (10.81%) IT Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Network Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
7 3 (8.11%) IT Security Manager
7 3 (8.11%) IT Security Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) IT Support Specialist
7 3 (8.11%) Security Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 6 (16.22%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.11%) Clustering
5 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.41%) Private Cloud
5 2 (5.41%) Public Cloud
5 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
5 9 (24.32%) Windows 10
6 7 (18.92%) Linux
7 3 (8.11%) Android
7 3 (8.11%) Unix
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL V3
2 8 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (13.51%) Information Security
3 5 (13.51%) Server Building
4 4 (10.81%) Change Management
5 3 (8.11%) Change Control
5 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.11%) Innovative Thinking
5 3 (8.11%) ISMS
5 3 (8.11%) OWASP
5 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (8.11%) Server Management
5 3 (8.11%) Statistics
5 3 (8.11%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Network Virtualisation
6 2 (5.41%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 6 (16.22%) MCP
3 5 (13.51%) HNC
4 3 (8.11%) CEH
4 3 (8.11%) CISM
4 3 (8.11%) CISSP
4 3 (8.11%) GIAC
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.70%) CCENT
6 1 (2.70%) CCNA
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.70%) MCITP
6 1 (2.70%) MCSA
6 1 (2.70%) MCSE
6 1 (2.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) GDPR
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.41%) QA
4 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (78.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) SCCM
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (13.51%) SCOM
3 4 (10.81%) AirWatch
3 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (8.11%) Backup Exec
4 3 (8.11%) WSUS
5 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) Cisco
2 10 (27.03%) VMware
3 8 (21.62%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) Aerohive Networks
4 4 (10.81%) Apple
4 4 (10.81%) Dell
4 4 (10.81%) Google
4 4 (10.81%) SAP
4 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
4 4 (10.81%) Splunk
5 3 (8.11%) Avaya
5 3 (8.11%) Forcepoint
5 3 (8.11%) Juniper
6 1 (2.70%) Aruba
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.70%) Nokia
6 1 (2.70%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.70%) Samsung