Period
to 22 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 38 52
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14 +21
Permanent jobs citing LAN 109 84 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 7.33% 5.24% 4.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.46% 22.76% 22.48%
Number of salaries quoted 100 79 88
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,000 £28,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -13.85% -10.96%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £40,500 £48,750
South West median annual salary £37,250 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.19% -4.29% +7.69%

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 370 369 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 24.87% 23.03% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 334 329 388
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -5.41% -2.63%
10th Percentile £23,575 £22,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £54,300
South West median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - -

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 January 2018.

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 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
Salisbury +4 63 £38,000 +52.00% 2
Swindon -8 17 £30,000 -8.40% 4
Chippenham +22 15 £36,000 +2.86% 4
Melksham - 5 £33,000 -
Trowbridge - 1 £55,000 -
LAN
South West

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

1 104 (95.41%) WAN
2 78 (71.56%) Cisco
3 66 (60.55%) VMware
4 61 (55.96%) Cisco Certification
5 60 (55.05%) Security Cleared
6 56 (51.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 53 (48.62%) DV Cleared
8 48 (44.04%) Opsview
8 48 (44.04%) Network Monitoring
8 48 (44.04%) Nagios
9 47 (43.12%) Root Cause Analysis
10 46 (42.20%) Capacity Management
10 46 (42.20%) Cisco Nexus
10 46 (42.20%) NX-OS
10 46 (42.20%) Security Patching
10 46 (42.20%) Cisco LMS
10 46 (42.20%) SLA
10 46 (42.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 46 (42.20%) Service Management
10 46 (42.20%) Incident Management
11 38 (34.86%) Windows
12 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
12 36 (33.03%) CCNA
13 35 (32.11%) SC Cleared
14 33 (30.28%) Active Directory
15 27 (24.77%) CCNP
15 27 (24.77%) BGP
15 27 (24.77%) EIGRP
15 27 (24.77%) ITIL
15 27 (24.77%) VoIP

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 14 (12.84%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.92%) Apache
2 1 (0.92%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.83%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 104 (95.41%) WAN
2 46 (42.20%) Cisco Nexus
2 46 (42.20%) NX-OS
3 27 (24.77%) BGP
3 27 (24.77%) EIGRP
3 27 (24.77%) VoIP
4 26 (23.85%) Firewall
5 24 (22.02%) Cisco IOS
5 24 (22.02%) Wireshark
6 18 (16.51%) Wireless
7 15 (13.76%) IP Telephony
8 13 (11.93%) TCP/IP
9 11 (10.09%) DHCP
9 11 (10.09%) DNS
9 11 (10.09%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (9.17%) Wireless Security
11 9 (8.26%) VPN
12 8 (7.34%) MPLS
13 7 (6.42%) VLAN
14 6 (5.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (42.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (8.26%) Finance
2 4 (3.67%) Military
3 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.83%) Legal
4 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (54.13%) Network Engineer
2 21 (19.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (14.68%) Analyst
4 15 (13.76%) Senior Network Engineer
5 13 (11.93%) Support Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) Infrastructure Support
6 10 (9.17%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) Support Analyst
8 8 (7.34%) Network Support
9 7 (6.42%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Service Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Network Analyst
10 6 (5.50%) Network Support Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) Network Security Engineer
11 5 (4.59%) Network Security Specialist
11 5 (4.59%) Security Engineer
11 5 (4.59%) Security Specialist
12 4 (3.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
12 4 (3.67%) Cisco Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.92%) Java EE
1 1 (0.92%) JSON
1 1 (0.92%) Middleware
1 1 (0.92%) REST
1 1 (0.92%) SOAP
1 1 (0.92%) Web Services
1 1 (0.92%) WSDL
1 1 (0.92%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Driving Licence
2 5 (4.59%) Life Science
3 3 (2.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.92%) Clustering
4 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 38 (34.86%) Windows
2 24 (22.02%) Unix
3 14 (12.84%) Windows 7
3 14 (12.84%) Windows XP
4 13 (11.93%) Windows Server
5 9 (8.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.42%) Windows 10
7 7 (6.42%) Windows 8
7 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.59%) Linux
9 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.92%) AIX
10 1 (0.92%) CentOS
10 1 (0.92%) Debian
10 1 (0.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.04%) Network Monitoring
2 47 (43.12%) Root Cause Analysis
3 46 (42.20%) Capacity Management
3 46 (42.20%) Incident Management
3 46 (42.20%) Security Patching
3 46 (42.20%) Service Management
4 27 (24.77%) ITIL
5 10 (9.17%) Problem Management
6 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.59%) Security Monitoring
7 5 (4.59%) SIEM
7 5 (4.59%) Time Management
8 4 (3.67%) Change Management
8 4 (3.67%) Presales
9 3 (2.75%) Load Balancing
9 3 (2.75%) Proactive Monitoring
10 2 (1.83%) Project Management
10 2 (1.83%) Trend Analysis
11 1 (0.92%) E-Commerce
11 1 (0.92%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.94%) Python
2 5 (4.59%) SQL
3 2 (1.83%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.92%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.92%) Java
4 1 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 61 (55.96%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (55.05%) Security Cleared
3 53 (48.62%) DV Cleared
4 36 (33.03%) CCNA
5 35 (32.11%) SC Cleared
6 27 (24.77%) CCNP
7 7 (6.42%) MCDST
7 7 (6.42%) MCITP
7 7 (6.42%) MCP
7 7 (6.42%) MCTS
7 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.83%) CCENT
8 2 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.92%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (42.20%) SLA
2 11 (10.09%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 56 (51.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (30.28%) Active Directory
3 10 (9.17%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (6.42%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (44.04%) Nagios
1 48 (44.04%) Opsview
2 46 (42.20%) Cisco LMS
3 23 (21.10%) Cisco Prime
4 10 (9.17%) SCCM
5 5 (4.59%) ZABBIX
6 4 (3.67%) WSUS
7 3 (2.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.92%) Ansible
8 1 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (71.56%) Cisco
2 66 (60.55%) VMware
3 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
4 10 (9.17%) Dell
5 7 (6.42%) CheckPoint
6 6 (5.50%) Juniper
7 5 (4.59%) AlienVault
8 4 (3.67%) Citrix
9 3 (2.75%) Mitel
10 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.92%) Avaya
11 1 (0.92%) F5
11 1 (0.92%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.92%) HP
11 1 (0.92%) IBM
11 1 (0.92%) Nokia
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle
11 1 (0.92%) SolarWinds