Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 46 48
Rank change year-on-year -22 +2 +17
Permanent jobs citing LAN 59 92 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.47% 5.69% 4.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.95% 22.22% 25.42%
Number of salaries quoted 48 84 71
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% -14.73%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £52,500 £38,750
South West median annual salary £41,000 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.89% +16.92% -4.41%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 370 414 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 21.78% 25.60% 19.41%
Number of salaries quoted 301 349 253
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,125 £21,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +8.97% +4.00%

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Wiltshire

LAN
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for LAN in Wiltshire

LAN
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for LAN in Wiltshire

LAN
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 April 2019. 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
Swindon +3 29 £37,500 -25.00%
Salisbury -25 10 £42,500 +11.84%
Corsham -19 1 - -
Chippenham -23 1 £52,500 +45.83%
LAN
South West

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for LAN.

1 54 (91.53%) WAN
2 47 (79.66%) Cisco
3 33 (55.93%) Security Cleared
4 27 (45.76%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (42.37%) SLA
6 24 (40.68%) Wireless
7 22 (37.29%) Juniper
8 20 (33.90%) Service Management
9 19 (32.20%) VMware
9 19 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (30.51%) CCNP
10 18 (30.51%) Windows
11 17 (28.81%) Firewall
11 17 (28.81%) BGP
11 17 (28.81%) EIGRP
12 16 (27.12%) Cisco ASA
12 16 (27.12%) Presales
13 15 (25.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 15 (25.42%) Capacity Management
13 15 (25.42%) VPN
14 14 (23.73%) VoIP
14 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
14 14 (23.73%) DV Cleared
14 14 (23.73%) Fortinet
15 13 (22.03%) CheckPoint
15 13 (22.03%) Data Centre
16 12 (20.34%) Cisco Wireless
16 12 (20.34%) SSL
16 12 (20.34%) MPLS
16 12 (20.34%) OSPF

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (91.53%) WAN
2 24 (40.68%) Wireless
3 17 (28.81%) BGP
3 17 (28.81%) EIGRP
3 17 (28.81%) Firewall
4 16 (27.12%) Cisco ASA
5 15 (25.42%) VPN
6 14 (23.73%) VoIP
7 12 (20.34%) Cisco Wireless
7 12 (20.34%) IPsec
7 12 (20.34%) MPLS
7 12 (20.34%) OSPF
7 12 (20.34%) SSL
7 12 (20.34%) VPLS
8 11 (18.64%) TCP/IP
9 10 (16.95%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (15.25%) WLAN
11 8 (13.56%) Cisco Nexus
11 8 (13.56%) RIP
11 8 (13.56%) Spanning Tree
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
1 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Network Engineer
2 15 (25.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (16.95%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Consultant
6 6 (10.17%) IT Support
6 6 (10.17%) Junior
6 6 (10.17%) Junior Network Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.47%) Presales Consultant
8 4 (6.78%) IT Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (6.78%) Network Consultant
9 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Desktop Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) IT Support Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Network Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.39%) Social Media
4 2 (3.39%) Wiki
5 1 (1.69%) CMDB
5 1 (1.69%) Handset
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) CentOS
2 10 (16.95%) Linux
3 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Service Management
2 16 (27.12%) Presales
3 15 (25.42%) Capacity Management
3 15 (25.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (11.86%) Compliance Audit
4 7 (11.86%) ITIL
4 7 (11.86%) ITSM
4 7 (11.86%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (10.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.47%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.47%) Security Patching
7 4 (6.78%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (6.78%) Network Virtualisation
7 4 (6.78%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (5.08%) Network Design
8 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.39%) Business Development
9 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (55.93%) Security Cleared
2 27 (45.76%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (30.51%) CCNP
4 14 (23.73%) DV Cleared
4 14 (23.73%) SC Cleared
5 7 (11.86%) CCNA
6 4 (6.78%) Degree
7 3 (5.08%) MCSE
7 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.39%) CCIE
8 2 (3.39%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (3.39%) MCP
8 2 (3.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (42.37%) SLA
2 7 (11.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (32.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.95%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.69%) Firmware
3 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) SCCM
2 5 (8.47%) Cisco LMS
2 5 (8.47%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (8.47%) Opsview
2 5 (8.47%) Puppet
3 4 (6.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (79.66%) Cisco
2 22 (37.29%) Juniper
3 19 (32.20%) VMware
4 14 (23.73%) Fortinet
5 13 (22.03%) CheckPoint
6 10 (16.95%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
8 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.39%) Meraki
9 2 (3.39%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.69%) Aruba
10 1 (1.69%) Ivanti
10 1 (1.69%) Nokia