Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 58 95
Rank change year-on-year -7 +37 -18
Permanent jobs citing LAN 14 61 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Southampton 2.09% 4.09% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.84% 23.11% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 56 17
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.94% -18.46%
10th Percentile £29,750 £23,500 £18,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £44,375 £52,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +15.38%

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 109 264 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 16.29% 17.68% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 94 223 188
Median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,800 £21,950
90th Percentile £59,625 £64,750 £65,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Southampton

LAN
Salary Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing LAN in Southampton.

Salary trend for LAN in Southampton

LAN
Salary Histogram in Southampton

Salary distribution for jobs citing LAN in Southampton over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for LAN in Southampton

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for LAN.

1 12 (85.71%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) CCNP
5 5 (35.71%) VoIP
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (28.57%) Network Security
6 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) ProCurve
6 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Public Sector
7 3 (21.43%) Juniper
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Time Management
7 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (14.29%) CCNA
8 2 (14.29%) Unix
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) Internet

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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
1 2 (14.29%) Power Platform
2 1 (7.14%) AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) VoIP
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
7 1 (7.14%) BGP
7 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
7 1 (7.14%) MPLS
7 1 (7.14%) OSPF
7 1 (7.14%) RSVP
7 1 (7.14%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (7.14%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Power BI
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Public Sector
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
3 3 (21.43%) IT Support
3 3 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior IT Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 4 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Network Management
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (7.14%) IT Audit
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Network Design
4 1 (7.14%) Proactive Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) CCNP
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) CCIE
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIA
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIE
4 1 (7.14%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) ProCurve
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Brocade
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle