LAN Jobs in the South West

Local Area Network (LAN)
England > South West

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 108 191 162
Rank change year-on-year +83 -29 -7
Permanent jobs citing LAN 236 101 160
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 2.62% 1.37% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.77% 7.31% 13.34%
Number of salaries quoted 208 91 95
10th Percentile £27,218 £28,500 £25,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,875 £30,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.29% +6.25% -5.88%
75th Percentile £51,750 £50,000 £50,625
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £55,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West

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 the South West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,257 1,382 1,199
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 13.98% 18.80% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 952 602 695
10th Percentile £26,500 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,313 £34,000 £31,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.65%
75th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +5.00%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing LAN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in the South West

LAN
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAN in the South West.

Salary trend for LAN in the South West

LAN
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAN in the South West over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for LAN in the South West

LAN
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Devon +31 66 £49,000 +30.67% 4
Gloucestershire +39 61 £49,000 +33.33% 5
Wiltshire +27 43 £49,000 +15.29% 5
Bristol +12 26 £37,500 -31.82% 9
Dorset -9 23 £43,750 +3.55% 3
Somerset +16 8 £12,000 -52.00% 2
Cornwall - 8 £33,750 - 1
LAN
England

LAN
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 41 (17.37%) SharePoint
2 27 (11.44%) Microsoft Exchange
3 7 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (2.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.42%) Confluence
4 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 94 (39.83%) Microsoft 365
2 81 (34.32%) Azure
3 44 (18.64%) Entra ID
4 23 (9.75%) AWS
5 22 (9.32%) OneDrive
6 11 (4.66%) GCP
7 7 (2.97%) PaaS
8 5 (2.12%) IaaS
8 5 (2.12%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.69%) Mimecast
10 3 (1.27%) AWS Fargate
10 3 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.27%) Serverless
11 2 (0.85%) Nutanix
11 2 (0.85%) Power Automate
11 2 (0.85%) SaaS
12 1 (0.42%) Dropbox
12 1 (0.42%) Google Drive
12 1 (0.42%) Google Sheets
12 1 (0.42%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 203 (86.02%) WAN
2 105 (44.49%) Firewall
3 56 (23.73%) VPN
4 48 (20.34%) Wi-Fi
5 47 (19.92%) DNS
6 36 (15.25%) DHCP
6 36 (15.25%) Wireless
7 30 (12.71%) Network Security
8 27 (11.44%) SD-WAN
8 27 (11.44%) VLAN
9 22 (9.32%) TCP/IP
9 22 (9.32%) WLAN
10 21 (8.90%) SAN
11 17 (7.20%) IPsec
12 15 (6.36%) BGP
13 11 (4.66%) MPLS
14 10 (4.24%) Cisco Nexus
15 9 (3.81%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (3.81%) Cisco IOS
15 9 (3.81%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.12%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.27%) DynamoDB
3 3 (1.27%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Git
General
1 42 (17.80%) Social Skills
2 25 (10.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 19 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.36%) Manufacturing
5 11 (4.66%) Aerospace
6 9 (3.81%) Military
7 8 (3.39%) Police
7 8 (3.39%) Telecoms
8 7 (2.97%) Law
9 6 (2.54%) Marketing
10 4 (1.69%) Finance
10 4 (1.69%) Legal
11 3 (1.27%) Organisational Skills
11 3 (1.27%) Retail
12 2 (0.85%) Publishing
13 1 (0.42%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.42%) Games
Job Titles
1 74 (31.36%) Senior
2 64 (27.12%) Network Engineer
3 59 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 36 (15.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 32 (13.56%) Analyst
6 27 (11.44%) Support Engineer
7 26 (11.02%) IT Engineer
8 23 (9.75%) IT Support
9 22 (9.32%) Network Manager
10 18 (7.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 17 (7.20%) IT Support Engineer
12 13 (5.51%) Service Analyst
12 13 (5.51%) Service Desk Analyst
13 11 (4.66%) Administrator
13 11 (4.66%) Systems Administrator
14 10 (4.24%) IT Analyst
14 10 (4.24%) Network Security Manager
14 10 (4.24%) Security Manager
15 9 (3.81%) IT Manager
15 9 (3.81%) Network Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.12%) LDAP
2 3 (1.27%) .NET
2 3 (1.27%) Node.js
2 3 (1.27%) React
2 3 (1.27%) RESTful
3 2 (0.85%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.47%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.63%) Driving Licence
3 11 (4.66%) Fat Client
3 11 (4.66%) Thin Client
4 10 (4.24%) CCTV
5 7 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.12%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.27%) Product Ownership
8 2 (0.85%) Clustering
8 2 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.85%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 100 (42.37%) Windows
2 61 (25.85%) Windows Server
3 28 (11.86%) Windows Server 2016
4 22 (9.32%) Windows 10
5 18 (7.63%) Windows Server 2019
6 14 (5.93%) Linux
7 6 (2.54%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.69%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.85%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.85%) Unix
11 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (25.42%) ITIL
2 45 (19.07%) Customer Service
3 41 (17.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 33 (13.98%) Service Delivery
5 25 (10.59%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (10.17%) Project Delivery
7 23 (9.75%) Time Management
8 21 (8.90%) Cybersecurity
9 20 (8.47%) Incident Management
9 20 (8.47%) Mentoring
10 17 (7.20%) Data Security
10 17 (7.20%) Service Management
11 14 (5.93%) Office Automation
11 14 (5.93%) Security Patching
12 13 (5.51%) Coaching
13 12 (5.08%) Change Management
13 12 (5.08%) Mobile Device Management
14 11 (4.66%) Migration
14 11 (4.66%) RBAC
15 9 (3.81%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.29%) PowerShell
2 22 (9.32%) SQL
3 4 (1.69%) T-SQL
4 3 (1.27%) C#
5 2 (0.85%) Python
6 1 (0.42%) Bash
6 1 (0.42%) C
6 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 71 (30.08%) Security Cleared
2 59 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 20 (8.47%) SC Cleared
4 19 (8.05%) A+ Certification
5 18 (7.63%) Degree
6 9 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.39%) CCNP
7 8 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.54%) CCIE
9 5 (2.12%) CCNA
9 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (2.12%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (2.12%) PMI Certification
9 5 (2.12%) PMP
9 5 (2.12%) RHCE
9 5 (2.12%) RHCSA
10 4 (1.69%) CCDP
10 4 (1.69%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.69%) MCP
10 4 (1.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.63%) SLA
2 2 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.42%) GDPR
3 1 (0.42%) QA
System Software
1 89 (37.71%) Active Directory
2 47 (19.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (13.98%) Hyper-V
4 17 (7.20%) vSphere
5 8 (3.39%) XenApp
6 6 (2.54%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (1.27%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.85%) Terminal Server
9 2 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.42%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 22 (9.32%) SCCM
2 21 (8.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 19 (8.05%) WSUS
4 8 (3.39%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (3.39%) SCVMM
5 5 (2.12%) Nagios
5 5 (2.12%) OfficeScan
5 5 (2.12%) Rancher
6 3 (1.27%) Terraform
7 2 (0.85%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 89 (37.71%) Cisco
2 78 (33.05%) Microsoft
3 63 (26.69%) VMware
4 22 (9.32%) Citrix
5 13 (5.51%) Veeam
6 10 (4.24%) HP
6 10 (4.24%) ServiceNow
7 9 (3.81%) Google
8 8 (3.39%) McAfee
9 6 (2.54%) Aderant
9 6 (2.54%) CheckPoint
9 6 (2.54%) Dell
9 6 (2.54%) Fortinet
9 6 (2.54%) iManage
9 6 (2.54%) Symantec
10 5 (2.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 5 (2.12%) Centreon
11 3 (1.27%) Aruba
11 3 (1.27%) Ekahau
12 2 (0.85%) Supermicro