Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 44 32
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 -4
Permanent jobs citing LAN 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 2.48% 3.61% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.35% 36.84% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +44.00% +48.81%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £26,875
90th Percentile £43,750 £52,500 £36,625
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +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 West Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 31 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 12.81% 9.79% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 4
West Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,210 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.91% +76.75% -21.61%
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,250 £18,000
90th Percentile £57,946 £52,500 £34,875
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in West Wales

LAN
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for LAN in West Wales

LAN
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Swansea +5 6 £40,000 -11.11%
LAN
Wales

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 West Wales region with a requirement for LAN.

1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (83.33%) SLA
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (16.67%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) WAN
1 6 (100.00%) Wireshark
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNP
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware