Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 67 85
Rank change year-on-year -31 +18 -16
Permanent jobs citing LAN 36 41 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.07% 3.30% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.81% 14.24% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 38 37 35
Southampton median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28,250 £19,750 £17,750
90th Percentile £41,750 £62,500 £52,250
Hampshire median annual salary £31,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -25.88% - +10.39%

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 Southampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 281 288 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.12% 23.19% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 256 268 297
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £26,500 £24,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -7.06% +2.41% +3.75%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Southampton

LAN
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for LAN in Southampton

LAN
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Southampton over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for LAN.

1 34 (94.44%) WAN
2 31 (86.11%) Windows
3 30 (83.33%) ITIL
3 30 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 29 (80.56%) VMware
5 27 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (69.44%) MS Exchange
6 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
7 24 (66.67%) Citrix
7 24 (66.67%) Cisco
8 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (61.11%) VoIP
8 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (55.56%) CCNA
9 20 (55.56%) MCSA
9 20 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (55.56%) Driving Licence
10 19 (52.78%) CCA
10 19 (52.78%) Citrix Certification
10 19 (52.78%) PRINCE2
11 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
11 17 (47.22%) NetApp
12 9 (25.00%) Firewall
12 9 (25.00%) DNS
12 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
13 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
14 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
15 6 (16.67%) Service Management

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 25 (69.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (94.44%) WAN
2 22 (61.11%) VoIP
3 9 (25.00%) DNS
3 9 (25.00%) Firewall
4 8 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 5 (13.89%) DHCP
5 5 (13.89%) Wireless
6 4 (11.11%) Network Security
7 3 (8.33%) SAN
7 3 (8.33%) VLAN
7 3 (8.33%) WLAN
8 2 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.78%) BGP
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.78%) MPLS
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (44.44%) IT Engineer
2 16 (44.44%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) Senior IT Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (16.67%) Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 20 (55.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 30 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.89%) Linux
5 5 (13.89%) SUSE
5 5 (13.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) ITIL
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (52.78%) PRINCE2
4 9 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (16.67%) Service Management
6 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 2 (5.56%) Network Management
8 2 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
9 1 (2.78%) Analytics
9 1 (2.78%) Change Management
9 1 (2.78%) Data Analytics
9 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
9 1 (2.78%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (55.56%) CCNA
2 20 (55.56%) MCSA
2 20 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (52.78%) CCA
3 19 (52.78%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.56%) CCNP
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
3 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) VMware
2 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
3 24 (66.67%) Cisco
3 24 (66.67%) Citrix
4 17 (47.22%) NetApp
5 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
5 4 (11.11%) Sophos
6 2 (5.56%) Juniper
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto